All posts tagged "Quinnipiac"

  • Samo smashes 100

    In a Jan. 18 game at Sacred Heart, senior forward Melissa Samoskevich accomplished an impressive milestone that not many can say they have. As she put in what proved to be the game winner during the second...

    • Posted January 29, 2019
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  • Dean departure

    Mark Contreras, the dean of the School of Communications, has resigned from his position, effective March 4, according to an email from Executive Vice President Mark Thompson on Thursday, Jan. 17. Contreras is leaving the position to...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Spring spotlight

    Reporting done by Bryan Murphy, Logan Reardon, Peter Dewey and Sean Raggio. Softball The Quinnipiac softball team will have some new faces in 2019 as they look to improve on last season’s 22-29 record which included a...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Semester of self-care

    Feeling the pressure to start the new year strong? With the semester ahead, assignments and responsibilities are going to pile up before you know it. Here are some tools and tips to give you a jump start...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Runnin’ the Point: Finding a third option

    In Argentina, they say it takes two to tango. In the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), it takes three. The Iona Gaels have won the men’s basketball MAAC Tournament for the past three years. In each of...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • We need to rescue our memory now

    Do you occasionally forget where you set your keys, your phone or your QCard? I am ashamed to admit it, but I can’t be the only one on this campus that does. For years, I have dealt...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Petition for a panini press

    The year is 2019. In the last two years, Quinnipiac has aligned with other universities of its time in culinary advancements such as the sushi bar, Starbucks and a pasta line at York Hill. And yet, there...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac should join the fossil fuel divestment campaign

    You may have heard about the fastest growing global divestment campaign in world history. So far, according to the acclaimed American environmental activist, Bill McKibben, the fossil fuel divestment campaign has resulted in almost $8 trillion divested...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac radio station AM-1220 WQUN to be shut down in June

    Quinnipiac’s community radio station, AM-1220 WQUN, will be ceasing operations to better match the ever-changing needs and interests of the student body, according to a memo released on the official MyQ website by Vice President of Public...

    • Posted January 14, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac student robbed at gunpoint in Washington D.C.

    A Quinnipiac student was robbed at gunpoint while in Washington D.C. as part of a university-run political science course Friday night according to an email from The Washington Center. Jack Onofrio, a senior political science major, was...

    • Posted January 12, 2019
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  • The gift of education

    The Hearst Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the School of Communications to help create scholarships for underrepresented students to study communications at Quinnipiac according to a university press release on Dec. 17. Scholarships from the...

    • Posted December 17, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac men’s basketball moves to .500 with win over Lafayette

    The Quinnipiac men’s basketball team cruised to an 88-77 victory over Lafayette (2-7) on Saturday at the People’s United Center in Hamden to get back to .500 on the young 2018-19 season. The Bobcats (4-4) started the...

    • Posted December 8, 2018
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  • Former Quinnipiac President John Lahey awarded for service to Ireland

    Reporting by Christina Popik and Amanda Perelli The President of Ireland honored Quinnipiac President Emeritus John Lahey with the annual Presidential Distinguished Service Award, according to a Quinnipiac press release. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins,...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Attempted burglary at university-owned house

    An attempted burglary occurred at a university-owned house on New Road today, sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 1:20 p.m., according to Public Safety Sergeant Bob Vignola. A female resident and Quinnipiac student returned home from class to...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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