All posts tagged "QTHON"

  • What happened to Relay?

    In recent years, Quinnipiac University’s annual Relay for Life event has seen a drop in participants and overall money raised. The walk was held on the Quad, Saturday Sept. 29. The eight-hour-long walk-a-thon sponsored by the American...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • Raising Morale

    Stephanie Shaw Morale committee Co-Chair Senior Occupational Therapy Major Planning QTHON It was April 21, 2017 when I received the news that I was accepted to serve on the Management Team as the Morale Co-Chair, and from...

    • Posted February 27, 2018
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  • QTHON raises record amount at annual fundraiser

    Quinnipiac University’s QTHON raised $218,184.83 this year as a part of the Miracle Network Dance Marathon for children’s hospitals around the United States. On Saturday, March 25, the QTHON executive board and all the organization’s committees worked...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • What is more important: fun or fundraising?

    Quinnipiac’s annual QTHON Dance Marathon was held in Burt Kahn court on Saturday. It was my first time participating in the event and I was really excited to meet the girl my team (Alpha Delta Pi) was...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Support Greek life

    There are many events on campus for all the different philanthropies through Greek organizations. At these events, the majority of people who come or participate are from other Greek organizations. We do this because, not only are...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Students raise money for QTHON in creative ways

    Andrew Geller, Junior How much: I raised $350 How: Almost 100 percent through social media posting. I also came up with the idea to sell a Yale ticket and give the funds to QTHON. That ended up...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • QTHON exceeds fundraising goal by more than $40,000

    The fifth annual QTHON broke Quinnipiac records Saturday night when students raised $115,685.13 for the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) and the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center (CCMC). This is more than double what the dance marathon raised last...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • Dancing with purpose

    This year at the third annual QTHON, more than 900 Quinnipiac students raised $55,018.35 to provide medical treatment for children in financial need. QTHON is a six-hour dance marathon that raises money “For the Kids” and for...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Drayton dances

    Drayton gets on stage with his mom and dad. He takes the microphone with his two hands and when he tries to speak, he breaks out into giggles, throws his head back and looks to his parents....

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • Dancing for those who can’t

    When junior Ryan Laguna, president of Delta Tau Delta, attended Quinnipiac’s first QTHON in February 2012, he viewed it as “just another philanthropy event.” “I didn’t really get it at first,” Laguna said. “But what makes QTHON...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • QTHON ‘does it for the kids’

    With the holiday season rapidly approaching, students will have the opportunity to spread holiday cheer by raising funds for the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Quinnipiac’s second annual QTHON, co-sponsored by Delta Tau Delta and the Student Programming...

    • Posted December 5, 2012
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