All posts tagged "newtown"

  • This is Me: The path to a better world

    As Kyle Gallatin headed home from Quinnipiac University for winter break, he sat next to his mom, listening as his hometown became the center of the world’s attention. He woke up that morning to a text message...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    Gun rights group endorses background checks The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms has recently endorsed the proposed legislation that would require background checks prior to gun purchases, among other regulations. The group,...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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  • Soccer coach turns tragedy into tribute

    Quinnipiac University’s women’s soccer head coach Dave Clarke is turning the recent tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School into a tribute to Rachel D’Avino, one of the six teachers killed in the Newtown shootings, and he wants...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • Women’s soccer head coach gives back to Newtown

    Quinnipiac women’s soccer head coach Dave Clarke wanted to make a difference in the lives of those affected by the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and bring together not just the state of Connecticut, but the entire...

    • Posted March 5, 2013
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  • Post-Newtown: gun, media, debates must effect change

    Maybe it is the 20 empty desks. The 20 pairs of shoes that will never have the privilege of little toes filling them. Families who can only think of their lost child as a beautiful portrait of...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Interfaith groups coordinate “Hope For Sandy Hook Benefit Dinner”

    The interfaith groups at Quinnipiac University are planning a “Hope for Sandy Hook” benefit dinner to raise funds for families affected by the Newton, Conn. school shooting. The dinner is set to take place on Thursday, Jan....

    • Posted December 30, 2012
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  • QU alum unnamed as suspect in Newtown school shooting

    Police say 27 people were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Friday morning. That number includes 18 children dead at the scene, two children who later died in the hospital, six staff members and...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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