All posts tagged "Don’t miss"

  • ‘Old Friends and New’ to pair elderly with students

    Senior Victoria Kozar wants to expand intergenerational friendships between Quinnipiac students and the elderly residents she lives with at Pond Ridge through a new organization, “Old Friends and New.” At the beginning of this semester, Kozar moved...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • University explains sexual assault procedures

    One in five women are sexually assaulted while in college, and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted in college, according to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center. Sophomore Alexandra Sauro doesn’t find this statistic shocking, but...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Students irritated with Hamden’s off-campus policy

    New landlords who want to rent to students will now have to live with their tenants. Hamden’s Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously ruled last month in favor of an ordinance that requires landlords who wish to get...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Year in review: Quinnipiac’s biggest stories in 2015

    Lawsuits Tau Kappa Epsilon member: After the Tau Kappa Epsilon chapter at QU was kicked off campus in December 2014 for hazing allegations, one former member filed a lawsuit in January 2015 against the university for an...

    • Posted December 31, 2015
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  • Student arrested for drug possession

    A junior was arrested on Tuesday, Dec. 1 for possession of several drugs, according to the Hamden Police.   Police arrested Kyle Shapiro, 21, after Public Safety discovered he had a large amount of marijuana in his...

    • Posted December 3, 2015
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  • Music for Meals rocks for a cause

    WQAQ hosted its annual Music For Meals concert on Friday, Nov. 13. Attendees could either donate two cans or pay $5, which is a pretty good deal considering eight cans for four people came to around $5....

    • Posted November 19, 2015
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  • The Quinnipiac Peace Pole

    Have you ever seen that pole in front of the College of Arts and Sciences on your way to class in the morning? It’s a simple wooden post with one phrase written in six different languages, planted...

    • Posted November 19, 2015
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  • Mother of Sandy Hook victim encourages students to have fun

    Scarlett Lewis, mother of Jesse Lewis, a victim in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, gave her presentation “Choosing Love” to an auditorium full of students and Hamden and North Haven residents on Tuesday, Nov. 17. Before...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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  • Assessing the arts at Quinnipiac

    The Department of Visual and Performing Arts at Quinnipiac may be small, but the opportunities to learn are not, according to Professor George Sprengelmeyer, the director of music at Quinnipiac. “I came here five years ago, thinking...

    • Posted November 12, 2015
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  • Quinnipiac crew teaches kids to “love their melons”

    In 2012, the mission of Love Your Melon founders, Zach Quinn and Brian Keller, may have seemed like nothing more than another good idea. But after years of hard work, dedication and a whole lot of knitting...

    • Posted October 14, 2015
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  • The importance of ‘Potter’: Series still impacts students today

    Senior English major Paige Alter was 8 when she read the “Harry Potter” series for the first time. Now every summer she opens up the books again and starts from the beginning. “It’s what made me love...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Too much to do

    Students often turn to multitasking as a way to get more done in a day. Kerry Patton, a licensed clinical social worker in Connecticut and director of the health and wellness center at Quinnipiac, shared her thoughts...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Rave: Funny face detection filters

    Have you ever wanted to make yourself barf rainbows? Now you can! Snapchat’s new update brings face recognition to a whole new level. All you have to do is get some good lighting, turn your camera into...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Freshman SGA president, VP candidates share why they are running

      Freshmen will vote on Tuesday for who will represent their class in the Student Government Association.  Some of the candidates for president and vice president discuss what made them want to enter the election. “I believe...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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