On Thursday, December 1, 2016, Quinnipiac women’s rugby players were celebrating their second consecutive national title in the cafeteria of Quinnipiac’s main campus. Joy filled the room-they had done it again with a victory over Central Washington to bring the title back to Hamden. Everything was good, except for one thing: John Lahey, current president of Quinnipiac, was nowhere to be seen.Read More
On the 19th anniversary of the Columbine School shooting, more than 2,500 schools across the nation participated in a walk-out.Read More
With the combination of tuition, room and board and fees costing close to $70,000 at private schools in Connecticut, some majors at Quinnipiac feel pressure to major in a job that will bring in enough money to pay back their student loans.Read More
More and more Quinnipiac students are turning down the opportunity to travel across the ocean for study abroad. Instead, they are choosing to travel across the country to Los Angeles, California for the Quinnipiac in Los Angeles program.
The QU in LA program launched in 2014. The goal of the program was to send communications students, especially film students, to LA for a semester or summer to do an internship and take classes.Read More
Thrillist.com recently published a list of every state’s most underrated city. The list ranges from cities mostly everyone would recognize - like Sacramento, California and Tulsa, Oklahoma - to more obscure cities such as Alliance, Nebraska and Sisters, Oregon.
While there are plenty of cities outside of the sphere of common knowledge, one city on the list should stand out to Quinnipiac students. Connecticut’s most underrated city, according to Thrillist, is Hamden.Read More
One of the biggest complaints from students was the food on campus.
Then a professor told her about a food truck festival he went to every year and Abreu formed an idea: Get food trucks on campus.Read More
Furry friends are welcome on campus-owned housing for student support. Known as emotional support animals, students and administration seem to be encouraging this experience for countless benefits of the everyday routine.Read More
Film professor Liam O’Brien has an opportunity for students who don’t want to stay in the cold New England weather over winter break.Read More
Quinnipiac University’s Student Government Association election process sprung confusion amongst the student body when one candidate filed for a grievance during the voting period. Students like seniors Alex Clarke and Mackenzie Bradwell were confused during the process.Read More
According to Michael Ruta, who is in media relations for the Student Programming Board, the original rule was if a student’s ticket didn’t match the name on their Q Card then they would have to to go the ticket office to get it changed.Read More
It’s spring, and graduation ceremonies are fast approaching. At Quinnipiac University that means Senior Week is coming up even faster.Read More
Quinnipiac plans to start construction on new residence halls soon.Read More
Where Hamden community members used to find a seasonal Halloween store, they will now find an up in coming supermarket. Aldi opened its doors for the first time on Thursday, April 12 on Dixwell Avenue, marking the company’s 26th location in Connecticut.
In the wake of teacher walkouts around the country, teachers at both Quinnipiac and in the surrounding area see no reason for these protests to start in Connecticut.Read More
The Quinnipiac Faculty Senate approved virtual office hours next fall. Professors will be able to hold office hours through online platforms like Skype or email in order to better accomidate students.Read More
The Quinnipiac Student Government Association announced the final results of the recent election on Monday after grievances halted the release of the executive board results.Read More
As Quinnipiac begins its programming for sexual assault awareness month, some professionals at the university believe there needs to be more done to provide students with knowledge and support on sexual assault awareness.Read More
Quinnipiac students teamed up for the school's annual Big Event on Saturday to volunteer at different places in the area.Read More