All posts tagged "off campus"
Hamden and QU are both to blame for town-gown issues
When we left Quinnipiac for summer break, tensions between Hamden and the university were even higher than normal after a video surfaced of President John Lahey at an off-campus May weekend party, joking about buying all the...
- Posted September 3, 2015
University to request to build 300 beds
The university announced Friday that it will soon submit plans to the town of Hamden to build 300 more beds on the York Hill campus, according to MyQ. This will cost the university an estimated $33 million....
- Posted May 22, 2015
Wherever WiGo, Lahey Goes
Eight years ago, President John Lahey banned May weekend from the Quinnipiac campus. That ban didn’t stop more than 400 students from attending an off-campus party on sponsored by the app WiGo, however. The ban also didn’t...
- Posted April 29, 2015
Hamden proposes to raise off-campus permit fees
Heather Chometa is a resident, business owner and landlord of Quinnipiac student housing in Hamden. Chometa and her husband began renting houses to students in 1999 when there were no regulations. Then a few years later, Hamden...
- Posted April 8, 2015
Lahey expects northern Hamden to become college town
As the university continues to grow, it’s creating “growing pains” for the town of Hamden, President John Lahey said. “Quinnipiac has had what I would say a hot and cold relationship with the town of Hamden over...
- Posted November 19, 2013
Mastropetre: QU a ‘lousy neighbor’
The increase in off-campus housing, due to an increased student population, has left some Hamden residents frustrated, encouraging the Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission to want to delay construction not related to building more residence halls on...
- Posted November 13, 2013