The campaign season for 2018 midterm elections have begun. Across the country, current and aspiring politicians are vying for positions at the national and state level, including Connecticut.
But the 2016 election is still on everyone’s minds
As Quinnipiac’s longest standing president John Lahey, has made an impact on the university community. Now he’s retiring and handing the torch to another history-maker: Judy Olian, Quinnipiac’s first female president. And although he’s made a significant difference in the school, his run hasn’t been perfect.
When Lyn Johnson first walked into the Almost Home Animal Rescue in Plainville, Connecticut, she saw that it wasn’t like other shelters where she had volunteered before. The smell was overwhelming and there were cages stacked on top of each other with minimal room for the animals to move.
Over the course of the past week, I have participated in three different fitness classes available at Quinnipiac to show how they can positively affect your health.
Connecticut has seen a rise in women’s sports throughout the years. This shouldn’t be a surprise considering the history of female athletes in the state, as well as the growth of the “UConn effect” in the area. The only question remaining is whether or not Connecticut can be an example for the rest of nation when it comes to women’s sports.
On May 2 at around 8 p.m. North Haven Police and firefighters rushed to 385 Quinnipiac Ave. on reports of a “barricaded subject.” Reports later emerged that there was an explosion in the area.
On April 24, Quinnipiac announced the 10 commencement speakers that will speak at the university’s undergraduate and graduate ceremonies.
There’s a familiar face in a new place in Hamden Connecticut, once located at 3000 Whitney Avenue, MiKro Beer Bar has now moved to a new location at 0 Depot Avenue.
After a two year battle for a budget increase, on April 25 Quinnipiac University Student Government Association President of Public Relations Victoria Johnson announced the SGA budget will be increased to $725,000 for the 2018-2019 academic year.
For the fifth consecutive year, the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team is the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference champions. The Bobcats defeated the Marist Red Foxes 4-1 on Sunday to seal their fifth title in as many years as they’ve been in the MAAC.
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.
Despite budget cuts in the Hamden public schools theater program, it still manages to pull some of the best performances. A look into Hamden public schools budget for the theater program gives audience members an idea of what they’re in for.
As the spring semester comes to a close, Quinnipiac students and faculty prepare for another campus tradition- may weekend.
Quinnipiac’s SGA is holding a barbecue on May 29 at York Hill for the soon-to-be-graduating senior class.