All posts tagged "connecticut"
Students struggles at the polls
Reporting by Emily DiSalvo and Jessica Ruderman College students in the New Haven and Hamden area were excited to turn out to vote this Election Day, but long lines and confusion about registration were among the obstacles...
- Posted November 13, 2018
Why you should vote Democrat
Letter to the Editor- Officers of the QU Democrats The 2018 Midterm Elections are most definitely one of the most crucial elections of our lifetime. While exercising your right to vote is always an important choice to...
- Posted October 30, 2018
Student dies in biking accident
The Quinnipiac community is mourning the loss of sophomore philosophy major Anthony Massaro, 23, from Wethersfield, Connecticut. Massaro, known as Tony to friends and family, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, in an off-campus biking accident, according to an...
- Posted September 11, 2018
What’s the Scoop?
Looking for a treat but the Ratt is out of Ben and Jerry’s? No need to look any further, here’s an inside look at three local shops serving up delightful scoops. In order to find out which...
- Posted September 11, 2018
Hamden police officers, Quinnipiac Public Safety to carry Narcan
The opioid epidemic is still gripping the country. There were 42,249 opioid related deaths in 2016, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Connecticut alone had over 1,000 opioid overdoses in 2017. The Chief of...
- Posted March 27, 2018
Backstage with Kelly Ledwith
Fall Fest, Wake the Giant and all other weekend events sprinkled in between are just some of what brings students together and makes campus feel like home. Although the amount of events going on around campus each...
- Posted April 12, 2017
Students form petition in support of undocumented immigrants
In response to the current political and social state of American society, graduate students at Quinnipiac University have created a petition in support of undocumented faculty, students and their families. The petition currently has six supporters, with...
- Posted February 1, 2017
Suicide awareness comes out of the darkness
Each year, approximately 42,000 people die by suicide. It is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S. and for every one suicide, there are 25 attempts, according to AFSP.org. On Sunday, Sept. 25, the Out...
- Posted September 27, 2016
Don’t delete your opportunities
Just about every week, we get emails from our advisors, professors and department heads informing us of various opportunities. The vast majority of us, it seems, quickly click the delete button. Why would we take any second...
- Posted April 15, 2016
Discover New Haven
Many Quinnipiac students know a lot about New Haven’s nightlife. However, students can have many other experiences in the city other than – or in addition to – Toad’s Place. Atticus Bookstore & Cafe – 1082 Chapel Street...
- Posted September 2, 2015
Men’s ice hockey drops bout to Connecticut
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold was very candid in his postgame press conference Tuesday night in regards to why his team has struggled so far in the 2014-15 season. On a night where the...
- Posted October 21, 2014
University to close after 1 p.m.
The university will close at 1 p.m. today, according to a university alert. All university offices will close and all classes at 1 p.m. or later will be cancelled. The Hamden and New Haven Town and Train...
- Posted February 3, 2014
University to appoint armed officers
The university will appoint armed officers within the Public Safety Department over the next few months on all three campuses, according to administration. Executive Vice President Marc Thompson announced on MyQ that these officers will be “senior...
- Posted January 22, 2014
Learning from Linares
State Sen. Art Linares, 25, visited campus Nov. 20 to speak to the students in professor Christina Engelsgaard’s QU 101 class. Linares started the solar energy business Greenskies at 19 and is now a Republican senator for...
- Posted December 3, 2013