All posts tagged "facilities"

  • No business like snow business

    No matter how old we get, the euphoria and excitement of receiving a “snow day” phone call or text message will never die. This winter at Quinnipiac is no different. For students, snow days are a chance...

    • Posted March 5, 2019
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  • Facilitating a home

    By Julianna Coscia and Charlotte Gardner Settling into a new dorm building doesn’t always feel the same as settling into your room at home. It can feel unfamiliar and out of touch – lacking the unspoken comfort...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Powered down

    Wire problems caused power outages in the Hill, Village and Commons residence halls, leaving students stranded on March 19. During the outage, students were evacuated to the Carl Hansen Student Center, the Arnold Bernhard Library and the...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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  • Pine Grove cleanup still underway

    Heavy snow and wind has recently caused many tree branches to fall down near the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) buildings. Some of these fallen branches continue to reside in the area in the wake of...

    • Posted February 24, 2016
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  • Snow, rain cause issues on Mount Carmel

    Winter weather caused flooding and power outages on the Mount Carmel campus throughout the past few days. The incidents began on Sunday afternoon when a small heating element was tripped off in the Carl Hansen Student Center,...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • Rave: Facilities workers or superheroes?

    There are many beautiful places across the three Quinnipiac campuses, but perhaps the most breathtaking sight in a Bobcat’s eyes is a freshly cleaned bathroom. Many of us have gone the majority of our lives without sharing...

    • Posted October 8, 2015
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  • Facilities repairs campus building leaks

    Leaks were found on some buildings on campus last week due to melting snow; however, most of the leaks are now under control, according to Associate Vice President for Facilities Operations Keith Woodward. “When you have this...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Students speak up

      “There are a couple main pathways that are a little icy sometimes, but the roads seem to be fine. They cleared those pretty quickly.” -Devon Toews   “The only thing that isn’t clear is the bridge...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • QU unsure of closing Friday

    The university has not made plans to cancel classes on Friday after Thursday’s snowstorm, according to Associate Vice President for Public Relations John Morgan. “I am not aware of any plans to close on Friday,” Morgan said....

    • Posted February 13, 2014
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  • Facilities does ‘tremendous job’ clearing snow

    Quinnipiac has seen its share of cancelled classes due to snowfall this year, but the university tries to stay open, despite poor weather conditions, according to administration. “It is Quinnipiac’s policy to remain open under adverse weather...

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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  • Facilities, Hamden clear snow

    UPDATE: 2:40 p.m. The Facilities department is almost 85 percent done with clearing off the snow on all three campuses, according to facilities. Facilities is currently widening entrances and clearing areas surrounding residence halls and the Athletic...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Facilities aims to add housing

    Students could expect another residential building on the York Hill campus by fall 2015, according to administration. The university hopes to add about 600 beds to the York Hill campus, according to Vice President of Facilities and...

    • Posted November 20, 2013
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  • Law school building future undecided

    The North Haven Law School building is currently under construction in preparation for its opening in 2014, according to administration. However, plans for the Law School building on the Mount Carmel campus are yet to be decided....

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • Wreck: Obnoxious Odor on Bobcat Way

    Spring is in full bloom here on the Quinnipiac campus!  The grass is greener, the flowers are blossoming and gorgeous trees line the paths.  However, as pretty as these trees may be, they smell disgusting. Students all...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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