All posts tagged "graduation"

  • QU announces commencement speakers for graduation

    The university announced today the eight speakers for the undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies in May. “This year’s commencement speakers are a distinguished group of professionals whose careers have provided them with an abundance of wisdom and...

    • Posted April 4, 2016
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  • Try something different after graduation

    “How’s the job search? Have you heard back from anywhere? Got any interviews? These are all questions second-semester seniors seem to get asked every other second of the day. It feels like applying to college all over...

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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  • Seniors disappointed with ticket portal, seating for graduation

    Seniors jumped on the ticket portal at noon on March 22 to choose seats for their family members to see them graduate in the TD Bank Sports Center on May 21 and 22. But many were surprised...

    • Posted March 29, 2016
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  • Objections to ‘Graduation on the Quad is overrated’

    The following is a letter to the editor.  In the previous weeks opinion section, an editor for The Quinnipiac Chronicle voiced her opinion regarding the university’s decision to move graduation from the university quadrangle to the TD...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • Graduation on the Quad is overrated

    I represent a portion of the senior class that shares a very unpopular opinion: I do not want to graduate on the Quad on main campus. Though I understand the people who want to graduate on the...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Former student who called graduation bomb threat to pay QU

    Former Quinnipiac student Danielle Shea, who called in a bomb threat at last year’s graduation, has been sentenced to three years of probation and will pay more than $20,000 to the university, according to Meriden-Record Journal. Shea...

    • Posted April 28, 2015
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  • 2015 student commencement speakers selected

    College of Arts and Sciences Charlie Doe | English Major “I definitely wasn’t expecting to be . But I was really excited, really honored and I’m definitely looking forward to revising and editing what I’m going to...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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  • Former student arrested after bomb threats

    Hamden police announced the arrest of former student Danielle Shea Sunday night after she allegedly claimed there was a bomb in the library. Hamden police and Public Safety searched the library and did not find any bombs,...

    • Posted May 18, 2014
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  • Student commencement speakers announced

    Criminal justice and political science major Steven Pflug, athletic training and physical therapy major Marissa Harper and marketing major Steven McSpiritt will be the student commencement speakers for graduation. Pflug said it was an honor to be...

    • Posted May 1, 2014
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  • Forbes, Feal, Jenks to lead commencement

    Steve Forbes, John Feal and Andrew Jenks will speak at the three commencement ceremonies in May, the Student Government Association announced during the men’s basketball game last Thursday, Feb. 27.   Forbes will speak at the commencement...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • Job opportunities not as scarce as we think

    Senior year. Now it’s time to improve your GPA to get the most cords at graduation. You continue to build strong, close relationships with professors who can become a job reference, or who can help you land...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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  • Three commencement ceremonies for 2014

    The university will hold three commencement ceremonies for the graduation of the Class of 2014 on May 18, according to a press release. The School of Business and School of Communications will graduate at 9:30 a.m. At 2...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
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  • Rave: ‘Before I graduate I want to…’

    In a time where finals are giving students gray hair and migraines, professors are sending out study guides and roommates are getting on our last nerves, it’s time to think about the future, the fun future that...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • 2013 commencement speakers announced

    The commencement speakers for the two graduation ceremonies were announced on Tuesday. Jessica Jackley, the co-founder and former chief marketing officer of the microlending website KIVA, will speak at the School of Business and College of Arts...

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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