All posts tagged "hurricane sandy"

  • How students, QU recovered from Hurricane Sandy

    When Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast this time last year, Quinnipiac University was closed for a week. When all was said and done, the school was left to deal with power outages on the Mount Carmel...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • Emergency team: students’ safety first

    Quinnipiac University’s Emergency Management Team made the decision to close the Mount Carmel campus last week with students’ safety in mind, a member said. On Oct. 25, the team began meeting about every six hours in person...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • Professors adapt to accelerated academic schedule

    Quinnipiac students received an early taste of Thanksgiving break this past week. Classes on the Mount Carmel Campus were cancelled for an entire week due to power outages from Hurricane Sandy. Quinnipiac’s decision to cancel classes was...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • Students don’t use Rec Center as Sandy alternative

    Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel campus was unusually quiet this past week after students either went home or stayed indoors in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy. The hurricane hit Hamden on Monday, Oct. 29, and the lights went out in...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • Skeletal remains emerge from New Haven Green

    When Hurricane Sandy uprooted New Haven’s “Lincoln Tree,” she brought a bone-chilling discovery. Skeletal remains of a skull, spine and ribcage from at least two people resurfaced on the New Haven Green when the tree fell, according...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • A personal account in the wake of Hurricane Sandy

    The small island of Queens, N.Y., called Broad Channel, is below sea level, and my home. The town is accustomed to streets flooding during a high tide and full moon, so when it was announced that Hurricane...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • RAVE: NBC’s Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert

    On Friday night, NBC hosted a benefit concert and telethon in Brooklyn to help raise funds and recognition for those who’ve been affected by Hurricane Sandy. Host Matt Lauer said, “The cost of Sandy is estimated at...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • BREAKING: Mount Carmel campus gets power back

    ​UPDATE: 5:33 p.m.: Power has been restored to the Mount Carmel campus, according to a Quinnipiac announcement. The Facilities Department is in the process of transferring those buildings still on generator power back to commercial power. New...

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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  • Quinnipiac closes as Connecticut braces for Hurricane Sandy

    As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the Connecticut shoreline, Quinnipiac University is taking action. Governor Dannel Malloy declared a state of emergency on Saturday afternoon, and Quinnipiac followed suit in the evening. The University will close beginning...

    • Posted October 28, 2012
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