All posts tagged "hamden"

  • Hamden rejects reutilization of president’s estate

    The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission rejected a special permit submitted by Quinnipiac University that would have allowed the school to utilize the president’s mansion for university use. The commission voted 3-2 with one abstention on Tuesday,...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Penne for your thoughts

    You’ve heard it before, but now you’ve gotten the chance to see for yourself: campus food can get pretty boring after a while. If you’re looking for good local eats, Hamden held its 9th annual Restaurant Week...

    • Posted October 1, 2019
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  • Saving Sadie

    When Chris Roush relocated to Hamden, Connecticut, less than a month ago to become the new dean of the Quinnipiac School of Communications, he didn’t think his dog Sadie would be the one to make a name...

    • Posted August 6, 2019
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  • Temporary builds for CAS with permanent plans looming

    Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously on July 23 to approve the construction of temporary offices in the College of Arts and Sciences parking lot following a public hearing. The approved plans call for three modular...

    • Posted August 1, 2019
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  • Wide awake

    Gov. Ned Lamont abruptly woke Sleeping Giant and its loyal hikers from a year-long nap when he announced today that the park will reopen Friday, June 14, at 8 a.m. “I am pleased that this restoration work...

    • Posted June 13, 2019
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  • Helping Hamden

    Hunger has been growing exponentially in the town of Hamden and Quinnipiac journalism students are hitting Hamden streets to report on it. “As journalists, we are aiming to share information about food services and write articles about...

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • Hamden Public Schools employee resigns following racist rant at ShopRite

    A Hamden Public School system Central Office clerk has resigned from her job following the viral video in which she is seen shouting racial slurs and spitting on a man in the East Haven ShopRite, according to...

    • Posted March 26, 2019
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  • Clubhouse Cafe cancels liquor permit

    The Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) received an immediate cancelation of the liquor permit for the Clubhouse Cafe on Tuesday, March 19, according to a Connecticut DCP press release. As a result of the cancellation, the Clubhouse...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • A closer look at microplastics

    On-campus and within the surrounding community people are taking a closer look at microplastics. In Hamden, one bill, co-sponsored by Reps. David Michel, D-Stamford, and Josh Elliott, D-Hamden would ban goods containing microplastics. This ban would include...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • A blueprint for the future

    Quinnipiac’s future is now in our hands–in the form of the first draft of President Judy Olian’s strategic plan, which is now public and ready to be critiqued by the Quinnipiac community.   Groups around the university...

    • Posted January 29, 2019
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  • Sleeping Giant State Park set to reopen in spring

    Almost a year after a tornado struck a staple of both the Hamden and Quinnipiac community, Sleeping Giant State Park is expected to wake from its slumber. The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) announced...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac radio station AM-1220 WQUN to be shut down in June

    Quinnipiac’s community radio station, AM-1220 WQUN, will be ceasing operations to better match the ever-changing needs and interests of the student body, according to a memo released on the official MyQ website by Vice President of Public...

    • Posted January 14, 2019
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  • Former Quinnipiac President John Lahey awarded for service to Ireland

    Reporting by Christina Popik and Amanda Perelli The President of Ireland honored Quinnipiac President Emeritus John Lahey with the annual Presidential Distinguished Service Award, according to a Quinnipiac press release. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins,...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Attempted burglary at university-owned house

    An attempted burglary occurred at a university-owned house on New Road today, sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 1:20 p.m., according to Public Safety Sergeant Bob Vignola. A female resident and Quinnipiac student returned home from class to...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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