All posts tagged "hamden"

  • Sleeping Giant State Park closed indefinitely after tornado damage

    On Tuesday, May 15, a tornado struck down in Hamden leaving significant damage to the area including Sleeping Giant State Park, which has been declared closed until further notice. Classified as an EF1 with maximum winds of...

    • Posted May 27, 2018
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  • The North Residence Hall

    The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission approved the university’s plans to build a new residence hall on York Hill, according to Vice President for Public Affairs Lynn Bushnell. The residence hall will house seniors and feature air-conditioned...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Spring things

    Spring is in the air which means that the weather is warming up. Quinnipiac students typically enjoy hiking the Sleeping Giant when the weather is nice, but there is a lot to do besides that. Throughout the...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • 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
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  • Local Hotspot: Bread & Chocolate

    College students spend weeks, sometimes evenmonths at a time, away from home. During those lengthy stretches we miss our family, hometown friends, pets and all the other familiar comforts of home. However, few things about home are...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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  • Spoons up!

    By Alexis Guerra and Nicholas Slater Move over Ben & Jerry’s, you’ve got some competition on campus. A new gelato delivery service has hit campus, catering to any student’s sweet tooth. Gelato Q is an on-campus gelato...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Joining the revolution

    High school students can now participate in the National School Walkout, a national protest for gun control measures, without jeopardizing their admission to many colleges and universities, including Quinnipiac. The university has reassured applicants that if they...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Hamden’s Hawaiian Hotspot

    It’s dinner time at Quinnipiac. Your options seem to be limited to Chartwells, Dominos and easy mac. In the middle of the spring semester, it doesn’t seem feasible to venture out of Hamden for the diverse cuisine...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: Hamden-native O’Connor scores at Yale in playoff win

    Following the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team’s 5-1 win in Game 1 of the ECAC Hockey First Round Series against Yale, I half-jokingly asked another reporter a pretty simple question prior to the postgame media scrum. “When...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Forever Young

    From Los Angeles to Arizona to…Hamden? For Quinnipiac men’s basketball senior guard Cam Young, that’s been the journey. At the first two stops, basketball came easy to Young. He graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • Judy D. Olian appointed as Quinnipiac Universty’s ninth president

    By Nicholas Slater and Stephen MacLeod Dr. Judy D. Olian, Dean of the Anderson School of Management at UCLA, was unanimously elected by Quinnipiac’s Search Committee to serve as Quinnipiac’s ninth president to replacing President John Lahey after...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Return to Outer Space

    Launched from the old time favorite, creators of The Outer Space are reviving the former venue and restyling it as The Space Ballroom. Managers Mark Nussbaum and Keith Mahler are happy to announce that the reopening of...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Put it on replay

    Photos by Matthew Fortin In an ever-more-digital world, it’s easy to forget the comfort that comes with once common activities. Whether it’s sealing a letter to mom or dusting off some old records, there’s something about these...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Hamden to consider expanding smoking ban

    The town of Hamden has been contemplating expanding its smoking ban from fall 2016. According to the New Haven Register, the ban will now go beyond places like schools and public parks, and will include town properties...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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