All posts tagged "Quinnipiac University"

  • Frank H. Netter School of Medicine students run free clinic in Bridgeport

    Students at the Frank H. Netter School of Medicine have been running the Bobcat Community Health Alliance (BCHA), a clinic which operates in Bridgeport, since 2016. They provide health education, and two different clinics, one which checks...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • #JusticeForJazzy

    A crime was fully brought to light at the University of Hartford on Saturday, Oct. 28 when freshman student Briana Rae Brochu was arrested and charged with third-degree criminal mischief and second-degree breach of peace. Campus officials...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • Quinnipiac student’s home catches fire, community responds with support

    Freshman health science major Alexa Schmidt was awoken by a phone call that would change her life during the early morning Monday, Oct. 30. She was told her childhood home in Clinton, Connecticut had caught on fire....

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • Controversial remarks result in impeachment for Sophomore Class President Chris Montalvo

    By David Friedlander & Victoria Simpri Sophomore Class President Chris Montalvo was censured and impeached due to his comments at the “Your Voice, Our Quinnipiac” event sponsored by the Student Government Association and the Multicultural Student Leadership...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Only the Best for the Buddies

    What would it take for someone to dye their hair purple, clean someone’s entire house and get a tattoo? Senior occupational therapy major Micah Cutler promised all three and more while raising money for Best Buddies. Best...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Chapters of Best Buddies throughout Connecticut gather for a day of friendship

    Photos by Erin Kane “I think anyone, regardless of ability, should have someone who they can call a friend,” senior occupational therapy major and President of Quinnipiac’s Best Buddies chapter Nick Donohue said. On Sunday, Oct. 29,...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • ‘Giving psychology away’

    Psychology comes alive at Quinnipiac’s annual Fechner Day to celebrate the work of Gustav Fechner, a German philosopher, physicist, and experimental psychologist who pioneered the idea of psychology as a science. It’s said that on Oct. 22,...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • She Leads Fair

    Women Empowered sponsored its last event for the fall semester, She Leads, at Burt Kahn Court in Monday. The event lasted from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and brought multiple groups out to participate in confidence boosting...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • All abroad for a Fulbright year

    For various reasons, students may be unable to study abroad during their undergraduate years. However, students can still have a chance to study abroad post-graduation by applying for the Fulbright scholarship. Associate Dean of Humanities and Fine...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Quinnipiac survey reveals students’ reasons for transferring

    A 2017 report from the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) exposed the main reasons for first-year students wanting to leave school or transfer from one institution to another. In the survey, respondents, who were first year...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Blackboard’s bests and blunders

    Blackboard is a learning management system (LMS) from a private billion dollar corporation. It was brought to the university to efficiently manage classes as well as record grades, conduct tests, post assignments and organize classroom content, according...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Professor Kiku Jones inspires students through ‘power poses’

    Just as the class arrived for its computer information systems capstone that day, the mighty winter storm finally caused the power to go out. In the dim light of the hallway, not a soul moved, and instead...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • Breast Cancer Awareness

    Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women besides skin cancer. In fact, about 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women in 2017, according to the American Cancer Society. “It’s...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Checking in

    In 2011, Jordan Porco committed suicide during his freshman year at Saint Michael’s College. His parents created the Jordan Porco Foundation after his death and thus Fresh Check Day was founded, according to the Hartford Courant. On...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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