All posts tagged "women"

  • International Women’s Day hits 110th anniversary

    Quinnipiac students should be getting ready for a day to celebrate women, both on-campus and globally, Friday March 8, which marks the 110th anniversary of International Women’s Day (IWD). This year, the International Women’s Day foundation’s key...

    • Posted March 5, 2019
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  • Opinion | A life in his shoes

    Life is a hard thing for everybody. It can be even more difficult depending on what type of person you are, and I’m not talking about what we choose to be like how we behave or what...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Honoring strong women

    “Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” – G.D. Anderson. For those who don’t know, women have their own month, March, to celebrate how far they have come. Since the...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Peaceful protesters ‘mourn’ the 2016 presidential election results

    Nearly 30 professors and students gathered on the Arnold Bernhard Library steps to participate in a peaceful protest around 12 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 11. The protest was organized to mourn the 2016 presidential election results, which...

    • Posted November 11, 2016
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  • Stop making assumptions

    A couple weeks ago, I was finally able to hike the Sleeping Giant. I decided to hike along the Blue Trail, but for anyone who hasn’t hiked the Blue Trail before, it is very labor intensive. There...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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  • Something to consider

    When I first bought the book “Half the Sky” by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn for my QU 301 class, I had no idea what it was about. I just knew it was mandatory for me to...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Rave: Ladies, start your Chariots

    With the university lifting the ban on Uber earlier this academic year, many students will, at some point, open their Uber app and get in a stranger’s car–alone or with friends. According to a BuzzFeed article, screenshots...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • All sports teams deserve equal recognition

    Let me start off by saying no, I don’t play a sport here at Quinnipiac, but I do love going out and watching sports. I attend a lot of sporting events because I take pictures for The...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • ‘You did nothing wrong’

    One in four women are raped in college. Sixty percent of rapes are not reported. Ninety-seven percent of rapists are never incarcerated. These are the chilling statistics that Quinnipiac University students were introduced to on Tuesday, March...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • ‘Vagina Monologues’ shocks, teaches

    The organization W.I.S.H., Women in Support of Humanity, staged a reading of “The Vagina Monologues” in Buckman Theater this past weekend on the Mount Carmel Campus. The sixteen monologues performed were written by Eve Ensler in 1996,...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • Sports are gender-neutral

    Being a sports studies minor, I expected the sports studies classes to be filled with a bunch of guys and athletes. But what I didn’t expect was that most of the classes are actually full of girls....

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Friends Forever?

    Daniella Knafo and Lana* had been best friends since the beginning of high school. They knew each other inside and out, and supported one another under any circumstance. And when Knafo lost her mother, she turned to...

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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