All posts tagged "This is Me"

  • Confidence is Key

    Nothing seems to limit freshman Nicole Zaleski. She studies diagnostic imaging at Quinnipiac, is a part of QTHON’s Dancer Relations Committee and is a passionate member of the sorority Pi Beta Phi. In Zaleski’s spare time, she...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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  • From post-its to published

    Like any literary buff, Emma Griffiths spends a lot of her time writing, but what sets her apart from the rest is that she wrote a book before she turned 18. Griffiths is an 18-year-old freshman from...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Following family footsteps

    Kristy Latella spends most of her time combining her love for animals with her passion for helping people as an animal therapist. Her mother, Occupational Therapy professor Donna Latella, is an animal therapist who works around Connecticut...

    • Posted November 13, 2015
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  • This Is Me: Musically inclined

    Alexander Danieli is not your typical senior. Outside of class, he is busy making his musical dreams a reality. Danieli’s interest in music sparked when he was about 4 years-old. His older sister, Gabriella Taranovich (now age...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Defying the odds

    Black suit, tight tie, slicked back hair, American flag pin and a firm handshake. Black sweatshirt, gray converse, Ray Ban reading glasses and a laptop sticker that says, “Stop Bitching, Start a Revolution.” Which description fits your...

    • Posted April 8, 2014
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  • This Is Me: A world apart, a world the same

    Jameel Abdlkader closed his notes at the end of his English class at California State University, Long Beach, and walked out until his professor stopped him. He asked if Abdlkader had time to grab a cup of...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • This Is Me: In my own words

    Throughout the last five years, I have written several articles for this newspaper featuring many Quinnipiac students. The stories of these individuals challenged everything I thought I knew about this community. I interviewed many fearless men and...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • This Is Me: Rising From Rock Bottom

    Name: Andrew Lindenberg Year: Sophomore Major: Finance Hometown: Chappaqua, N.Y. Andrew Lindenberg sat under a plastic tarp and listened to the tapping of the rain. The sun had set and the handmade fire he created hours ago...

    • Posted January 27, 2013
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  • This Is Me: Destined for Discipline

    Year: Junior Hometown: Jamaica, Queens Major: Interactive Digital Design Akeem Lewin took one look at his high school graduation photos, and all he could say was, “Wow.” At nearly 280 pounds, something clicked. “I was active, but...

    • Posted December 4, 2012
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  • This is me: The Veteran

    Name: Steve Vesce Year: Senior Hometown: Hackettstown, N.J. Major: Finance and accounting Four years ago, Steve Vesce drove through the middle of the desert, the nighttime sky extending for miles in the distance. There were no other...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • This Is Me: Teaching Freedom From Experience

    When the military threw gas bombs through the doorway of her classroom in 1988, Ewa Callahan stood alert, listening intently as her professor guided students toward a back entrance. As they were ushered through a wall, Callahan...

    • Posted October 10, 2012
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  • This is Me: God in her heart

    Elba Angulo’s eyes widen and she leans forward in her seat, passion exuding from her body as she talks about God. It’s not often you come across someone this spirited about anything, let alone their faith. “Every...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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  • ‘This is me’ campaign pushes diversity, transparency [VIDEO]

    A diversity campaign called “This is Me,” originally developed for resident assistant training, has caught Quinnipiac’s attention and grown into a campus-wide initiative.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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