All posts tagged "Quinnipiac University"

  • Oil fire in Crescent forces residents to move temporarily

    On Saturday, Sept. 16 around 8:30 p.m., junior Matthew Martin was in his bedroom in the Crescent residence hall room 356 on the York Hill Campus when he heard his roommate yell, “Guys! We’ve got a fire!”...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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  • Freshmen in Ledges establish ‘underground fraternity’

    A group of freshmen in the Ledges residence hall has formed its own unofficial fraternity, known as Delta Ledges. Mark Katz, one of the founding brothers, estimates that they are currently 15-20 brothers strong. However, administration has...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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  • Get Q’used to it

    Quinnipiac and its athletics have taken back-to-school clothing to another level, using their new apparel to turn students and student-athletes into walking billboards. After announcing a seven-year partnership with adidas on March 31, the university has overhauled...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • Eleven freshmen candidates campaign for spots in SGA

    By Nicholas Slater, Alexa Nikitas & Stephen MacLeod With Election Day around the corner, freshmen are facing a tough decision on Wednesday, Sept. 13. Eleven candidates are campaigning for 10 positions in the Student Government Association (SGA)...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • For the love of hair

    Curly. Wavy. Straight. No matter what type of hair you have, one of Quinnipiac’s newest organizations, NaturallyMe, encourages you to embrace it. “Coming here when I was a freshman, I didn’t see a lot of people wear...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • Center for Religion replaces CAS2

    With 515 Sherman Avenue housing the new Theatre Arts Center, a state-of-the art Center for Religion has replaced College of Arts & Sciences 2. Upon entering, the archaic vending machines are replaced with high tables and comfortable...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • A furry intruder

    With fraternity recruitment happening this week, the anticipation overtook some. For one small mammal in particular, we got the  inside scoop on what it’s like to live with fraternity brothers. For sophomore Rob Workman, it was an...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • United for life

    This past  Saturday, Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel campus bustled with activity while students and families gathered on the quad to participate in this year’s Relay for Life event. Relay for Life is an eight-hour-long walk-a-thon sponsored by, and...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • An open letter to President Lahey

    Dear President Lahey, ​As you are aware, this past year Pomona College issued a statement in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA). This statement was incredibly popular within the world of higher education,...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
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  • Hamden to consider expanding smoking ban

    The town of Hamden has been contemplating expanding its smoking ban from fall 2016. According to the New Haven Register, the ban will now go beyond places like schools and public parks, and will include town properties...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Pro Park is the new face of Quinnipiac transportation

    Students have been making use of the shuttle service provided on campus for years. Whether it be going to and from the York Hill campus on a daily basis, to exercising the use of the shuttles on...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Four times the charm

    On Dec. 23, 1998, Michael, Vincent, Sofia and Anna Ciacciarella all came into this world within three minutes of one another in the Yale-New Haven hospital. The quadruplets from Naugatuck, Connecticut have entered the next chapter of...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Hurricane Harvey hits home

    As Hurricane Harvey crossed over the coastline of Texas on Friday, Aug. 25, Quinnipiac students were settling into their dorms, chatting with new roommates and looking forward to the academic year ahead. For most of the student...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • System overload?

    It’s no secret: In recent years, Quinnipiac has been admitting more students into the incoming freshman classes than in years prior. Naturally, this causes students to wonder: Is Quinnipiac becoming overpopulated? According to Vice President for Admissions...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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