All posts tagged "South Africa"

  • Cape Town Crisis Worsens as Water Levels Continue to Drop

    Cape Town’s water supply is running dangerously low. The tourist hub of South Africa may run dry as early as April, after a devastating drought which began three years ago now threatens industrial and agricultural output. Reuters...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Day Zero

    Imagine turning on the faucet to brush your teeth in the morning and no water comes out. Even when winds blow so hard that the power shuts off, the Quinnipiac campus has generators that ensure students have...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • Travel adventures

    By Sarah Doiron and Nicole Hanson QU301 education abroad is an opportunity for students to travel to different countries. The course is titled “The Global Community” and focuses on the different types of global issues in different...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • QU 301 trip inspires students to help Hamden

    A QU 301 trip to Cape Town, South Africa inspired a group of students to reach out to those struggling in the Hamden community. The students decided to create a club to support Hamden, just like they...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • News Outside the Quinnipiac Campus

    Gun violence in South Africa A recent shooting of a girlfriend mistaken for a burglary sparked concerns with gun violence in South Africa. Olympic and Paralympic competitor of South Africa, Oscar Pistorius, is accused of shooting his girlfriend...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Flea market raises $2,600 for QU301 South Africa trip

    Students walking past the Athletic Center Thursday morning may have noticed a long line of people along the walkway, eagerly waiting for the Bobcat Flea Market to open at 11 a.m. At the end of the day,...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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  • This is Me: South African Summer

    While most students spend their three-month-long summer vacation enjoying the creature comforts of home, Connor Gillivan spent his summer in Utah, a small South African village.

    • Posted March 31, 2011
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