All posts tagged "New Haven"

  • Photos: New Haven Graffiti

    Photos by Matthew Fortin New Haven is an enigma of a city. One block, you can pass a series of upscale coffee shops populated by lavishly-outfitted Ivy Leaguers. The next, a sequence of boarded store fronts decorated...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • Having vain thoughts

    New Haven’s newest hot spot, Vanity Restaurant & Nightclub, wants to raise the bar. The beautifully reconstructed former church on Temple Street has been reborn as students have been raving about the latest addition to the downtown...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Racing for refugees

    New Haven’s Run for Refugees race had a special meaning for Quinnipiac staffer Raya Al-Wasti. Over 1,100 people attended this ninth annual Run for Refugees 5K run/walk, organized by Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services (IRIS) on Sunday...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Public Safety offers shuttles to churches in New Haven

    After students said they wanted an easier way to attend church off campus, the university implemented shuttles that take them to nearby churches every Sunday. Sophomore mechanical engineering major Peter Cramer said he and other members of...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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  • The lovely Quinnipiac shuttle

    The Quinnipiac shuttle. Oh, the Quinnipiac shuttle. I think everyone has a few stories about the Quinnipiac shuttle. My story is probably like every other QU student’s tale. So here it goes: My roommates and I went...

    • Posted October 14, 2015
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  • Wreck: Uptown funked you up

    Uptown Upscale Lounge posted on Facebook on Sept. 27 that it would be its last night open. “FINAL PARTY NIGHT AT THE ‘U’,” the status read. “WE ARE CLOSING OUR DOORS FOREVER AFTER TONIGHT!!!” Uptown has been...

    • Posted October 10, 2015
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  • Shakespeare in the Park

    You don’t have to be an English or theater major to enjoy the experience of watching a lively performance under the stars. Every year, the Elm Shakespeare Company puts on a timeless play in Edgerton Park, located...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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  • Discover New Haven

    Many Quinnipiac students know a lot about New Haven’s nightlife. However, students can have many other experiences in the city other than – or in addition to – Toad’s Place. Atticus Bookstore & Cafe – 1082 Chapel Street...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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  • Slavery in New Haven

    In 1850, an average slave in the American South cost $40,000 in today’s dollar. Today, a slave in terms of human trafficking costs about $90. Human trafficking is the illegal movement of people, typically for the purposes...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Student assaulted in presumed Uber taxi

    By Sarah Doiron and Tara O’Neill After a Quinnipiac female student entered what she trusted to be an Uber taxi last month in New Haven, two men attempted to sexually assault her, according to a crime report...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • America Reads receives recognition

    Quinnipiac’s America Reads program will receive an award on Dec. 5 for being recognized as an Excellent Partner by the Boys and Girls Club of New Haven. America Reads is a work study program that places students...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • University, program to donate Ebola transport vehicle

    Due to an unprecedented Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, the city’s public health infrastructure is exhausted. With that in mind, David Ives, executive director of the Albert Schweitzer Institute, teamed up with the Sierra Leone and New...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Freshmen granted early express shuttle access

    Freshmen will be able to take the express shuttles into New Haven beginning the week of Sept. 8, Student Body President Mostafa Elhaggar announced at Wednesday’s Student Government Association meeting. The university will also run 13 express...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    What Mandela left behind After the passing of Nelson Mandela in December, many awaited the release of his will. The 41-page will was read to his family Monday in Johannesburg. At a press conference, it was released...

    • Posted February 4, 2014
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