All posts tagged "SPB"

  • Spring Fest brings music’s best

    Students and outsiders alike packed inside Quinnipiac’s Burt Kahn Court on Saturday, eagerly awaiting the start of the student-run radio station WQAQ 98.1’s annual Spring Fest to begin. Spring Fest typically features smaller artists, giving Quinnipiac students...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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    On this past Saturday, April 8, the sleepy student body of QU woke up and prepared for a day of good. The Big Event was held this past week and thousands of students joined together to make...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Backstage with Kelly Ledwith

    Fall Fest, Wake the Giant and all other weekend events sprinkled in between are just some of what brings students together and makes campus feel like home. Although the amount of events going on around campus each...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Wake the Giant won’t be ‘Wasted’

    At exactly 14:28 remaining in the second period of the Quinnipiac vs. Yale game this past Friday, the Student Programming Board (SPB) made the announcement everyone was waiting for. The Jumbotron lit up and for a mere...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • A new feel for Fall Fest

    This year’s Fall Fest sponsored by Quinnipiac’s Student Programming Board (SPB) will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17. . Fall Fest has been an SPB tradition since it first took place in 2013. Held on the Mount...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Fetty finally came our way

    Fetty Wap woke the giant on April 22 for the Student Programming Board’s (SPB) annual spring concert. Students lined up outside TD Bank Sports Center long before the doors opened at 6:15 p.m. Opener William Singe performed...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Public Safety, SPB prepare for Fetty Wap

    Quinnipiac is feeling the buzz of anticipation for Fetty Wap to Wake the Giant on Friday, April 22. Tickets sold out within minutes of going on sale for undergraduates, despite the slight disruption in ticket sales. Fetty...

    • Posted April 19, 2016
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  • Man who survived suicide attempt speaks to students

    Kevin Hines addressed a room of students and faculty on March 1 about his miraculous second chance at life after he attempted suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. His attempt was a result of a...

    • Posted March 5, 2016
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  • SPB will not release Fetty Wap tickets to graduate students, alumni

    As undergraduates get excited for the Fetty Wap concert approaching in April, graduate students and QU alumni will not be joining in on the fun. Tickets to the Wake the Giant Spring Concert were released on Monday,...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • SPB introduces ‘Tuesday Talks’

    The Student Programming Board (SPB) will host a new speaker each month as part of its new “Tuesday Talks” series. “ share stories, educate the students and empower their audience to make a change,” SPB...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • Braving the shave

    The Student Center piazza was full of barbers and bald students on March 17 between 6-9 p.m, Students shaved their heads for the university’s sixth annual St. Baldrick’s event, a fundraiser that raises money and awareness for...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Once united, now divided

    The two organizations have been together since the 1980s and after arguing over this topic for 10 long years, Student Government Association has finally split from Student Programming Board. SGA unanimously voted on Wednesday, Feb. 25 to...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • SPB hosts “Taste of Hamden” event

    The Healthy Taste of Hamden event will take place in the Piazza on Thursday, Jan. 22 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. At the event, students can get a “taste of Hamden” by trying different foods from...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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  • Capital bargain

    Tickets to the Wake the Giant spring concert, featuring Capital Cities and Scavenger Hunt, are now being given out for free, the Student Programming Board announced last week. SPB re-evaluated its budget so students will not pay...

    • Posted May 1, 2014
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