All posts tagged "feature"

  • The Real Rabbi

    Reena Judd has a passion for all things Jewish. This should come as no surprise as she has been Quinnipiac’s Rabbi at the Herald House for Jewish Life for 13 years. However, Judd, who will immediately offer...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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  • Thriving against all odds

    On Friday afternoons at 4:45 p.m, you can find Alena Galan setting up for her radio show, “Alena Galan’s Amazing Hour” in Quinnipiac’s student-run radio station WQAQ’s studio. Galan, a freshman business undecided major and communications minor,...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • A dream come true

    Imagine an early acceptance to your dream school in front of a huge crowd of people. That is what New Yorker Daniella Giammona experienced on Saturday, Oct. 22. Quinnipiac University accepted Giammona after she gave a speech...

    • Posted October 27, 2016
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  • The professor with a spark

    Six years ago an English professor, who was friends with her husband, asked Professor Engelsgaard to come work at Quinnipiac University. By that time, she had already had a life many would only dream of. Engelsgaard is...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • Confident in his own skin

    Theo Pinnow, previously known as Margaret Pinnow, walks up with teal, spiked hair, nose piercings, a baggy flannel and a confident aura. He is a transgender student at Quinnipiac University and he is himself. He made the...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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  • Student by day, DJ by night

    If you go to Aunt Chilada’s, Toad’s Place, Greek Life formals or even some campus events, you may see senior FanonX Rogers as the DJ. “I love when I think of something on the fly,” Rogers said....

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • Chris Montalvo to lead class of 2020

    After a week of preparation and campaigning, the Quinnipiac freshman class student election closed this past Wednesday. Chris Montalvo was elected by to serve as the freshman president for the class of 2020 out of nine candidates....

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • 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
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  • Nolan’s new wheels

    For 3-year-old Nolan Green, everyday things such as walking, eating and speaking can be a struggle. Green was born with cerebral palsy, a disease that can affect body movement, muscle control, muscle coordination, muscle tone, reflex, posture...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Bridging the generational gap

    Two Quinnipiac students decided to live off campus this year. Housing is free and their hallmates are senior citizen residents of Ashlar Village assisted living facility. Victoria Kozar and Joseph Huberman are living and dining in the...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Sophomore uses meal plan to make a difference

    Sophomore Halle Conway has been planning to donate food to food pantries using her extra meal plan money for some time and she has put her idea into action. The proposition came about when Conway began thinking...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Here’s a curveball

    When first talking to London-born (sans English accent) freshman undecided liberal arts major, Andrew Workman, you would never guess his two wildly different passions. Workman is a pitcher on the Quinnipiac University men’s baseball team, but what...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Lay down the tracks

    Many people who drive to campus will tell you that it is not unusual to see 14 young men running down Mount Carmel Avenue on a daily basis. Five-foot-11 Salvatore Siciliano is one of these men, but...

    • Posted April 26, 2016
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  • The synchronized duo

    Minnesota natives Jordan Weiss, sophomore athletic training major, and Natasha Vo, freshman health science major, have skated their way to the top of women’s synchronized figure skating. Representing Team USA, Weiss and Vo have been competing both...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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