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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 09:17:11 -0400
High school students and their parents are invited to spend a few hours on campus and learn more about Quinnipiac during the second Fall 2016 Open House on Saturday, Oct. 22.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:54:45 -0500
Quinnipiac made a voluntary payment of $400,000 to the town of North Haven Feb. 1 during a ceremony at the North Haven Town Hall. The voluntary payment represents 40 percent or $260,000 of the revenue North Haven receives from the state of Connecticut's Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) and Pequot Fund allocation, attributable to Quinnipiac.
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 16:16:30 -0500
Christine Kinealy, founding director of Ireland's Great Hunger Institute, and John A. Walsh, illustrator and graphic novelist, have co-authored the graphic novel, "The Bad Times: An Drochshaol."
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:42:39 -0400
Charles Cushing will present the lecture, "Casement, Monteith and the Easter Rising," on Monday, Oct. 3, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the College of Arts and Sciences, building 1, room 107, on the Mount Carmel Campus. This event is free and open to the public.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:15:14 -0400
Internationally acclaimed longevity expert Dr. Bill Thomas will be the keynote speaker at the forum, "Revolutionize Aging: A Masters Level Discussion on Disrupt Aging," on Tuesday, Sept. 27, in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University, 370 Bassett Road. This event is free and open to the public.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:28:00 -0400
Alfred I. Tauber, professor of philosophy emeritus and Zoltan Kohn professor of medicine emeritus at Boston University, will present the 32nd annual Alfred P. Stiernotte Lecture, "Immunity in Context: Science and Society in Dialogue," at 5 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, in the Mount Carmel Auditorium.
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:41:49 -0400
Beginning in 2017, Trinity Health - New England hospitals will expand their existing partnership with Quinnipiac to include students enrolled at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, the School of Nursing and the School of Health Sciences.
Fri, 06 May 2016 14:18:56 -0400
Quinnipiac students put their studies to the test May 3 and 4 by examining mummified remains and using their diagnostic imaging skills to discover the contents of a locked box.
Tue, 03 May 2016 16:34:10 -0400
Ireland's Great Hunger Museum has acquired the painting, "Rainbow's End," by the Scottish-Irish artist William Crozier.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:00:26 -0400
Quinnipiac raised more than $52,000 for the United Way of Greater New Haven during its annual employee campaign. Jack Healy, president and CEO of the United Way of Greater New Haven, visited the University on April 13 to thank Quinnipiac President John L. Lahey as well as Joshua Berry, University registrar, and Amy Terry, assistant registrar.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:01:26 -0400
Quinnipiac and Dublin City University in Ireland have reached a five-year agreement that will allow for an exchange of students, faculty and staff from both institutions.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:01:55 -0400
Quinnipiac students recently raised more than $115,000 for the Connecticut Children's Medical Center through QTHON, a seven-hour dance marathon that attracted 900 students, in the Athletics and Recreation Center on the Mount Carmel Campus.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:57:22 -0400
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac's physician assistant program the best in the state of Connecticut and in the top five nationally for 2017 Best Graduate Schools. Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 5 when the magazine released its rankings March 16.
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:54:42 -0400
Quinnipiac public relations students Kate Lizotte, Morgan Moschetta, Victoria Renner, Rachel Trifon and Catherine Wehrle presented a handmade, wooden American flag with over 700 signatures of support to members of the university's Student Veterans Organization (SVO) on March 8.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:02:34 -0400
Quinnipiac's Student Programming Board collected $7,728 during its annual St. Baldrick's fundraiser held on March 8 in the Carl Hansen Student Center on the Mount Carmel Campus.
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:25:35 -0500
Five Quinnipiac students have been selected to attend the "Human Rights, Violent Conflict and the Struggle for Peace" workshop at Oxford University from March 19-25. The workshop runs in collaboration with the Oxford Consortium for Human Rights.
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 10:52:46 -0500
Quinnipiac University President John L. Lahey, chair of the St. Patrick's Day Parade Board of Directors, has been named the "Thomas Manton Person of the Year" by the New York City Council.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:59:14 -0400
The professional development school partnership between Side By Side Charter School of Norwalk, Fair Haven Elementary School of New Haven and the School of Education received the Exemplary Professional Development School Achievement Award in Washington, D.C. on March 3.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:59:29 -0400
Military Times ranked the School of Business as the best business school for veterans in Connecticut and the 24th best in the nation, according to its Best for Vets: Business Schools 2016 rankings, which were released on Feb. 8.
Tue, 16 Feb 2016 13:08:37 -0500
Sean Connolly, commissioner of the state Department of Veterans' Affairs, and Mark Thompson, executive vice president and provost of Quinnipiac University, signed a memorandum of agreement on Feb. 11, establishing an internship program at the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:47:53 -0500
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac in the top 15 for 2016 Best Online Graduate Business Programs (non MBA). Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 14 when the magazine released its rankings Jan. 12.
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:36:01 -0500
The School of Law's Center on Dispute Resolution has received certification from the United States Department of Agriculture to establish and operate the Connecticut Agricultural Mediation Program on the North Haven Campus.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:03:28 -0400
Quinnipiac University ranked in the top 13 percent of the 1,275 four-year institutions analyzed in The Economist's first-ever survey of American higher education. Quinnipiac's ranking of 167 is among the highest of any college or university in Connecticut.
Fri, 11 Dec 2015 09:47:13 -0500
This new interprofessional program available beginning in May will have an integrated curriculum featuring core business discipline courses, guided health management courses and advanced imaging modalities.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:04:48 -0400
Quinnipiac ranked 26th among four-year schools nationally and tops in Connecticut in the Military Times media group's Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 rankings released on Nov. 9.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:05:08 -0400
University graduates are overwhelmingly paying back their student loans. Quinnipiac's default rate dropped from 1.4 percent to 1.1 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Education, which this week released the latest three-year cohort default rates for colleges and universities across the country.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 20:28:21 -0500
Quinnipiac's enrollment figures for the 2015-2016 academic year are right in line with the University's growth plan, President John L. Lahey announced today. Any future growth will likely take place on the North Haven Campus. In all, five of the university's eight schools are now located in North Haven.
Thu, 08 Oct 2015 09:54:58 -0400
Quinnipiac University Theater for Community has announced its schedule of shows for the 2015-16 season. The performances include "The Servant of Two Masters," the musical "Spring Awakening,"and "The Shadow of a Gunman."
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:27:27 -0400
A dedicated team of students, faculty and staff from the School of Health Sciences' sonography, radiologic science and physician assistant programs, along with students from the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, offer free ultrasounds, CT scans, MRIs, X-rays and bone density tests.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:06:07 -0400
Quinnipiac and Maynooth University have reached a five-year agreement that will allow for an exchange of students, faculty and staff from both institutions, beginning in January 2016.
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 16:01:11 -0500
Ireland's Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University is hosting a year-long exhibition, "Saving the Famine Irish: The Grey Nuns and the Great Hunger," located in the Arnold Bernhard Library on the Mount Carmel Campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave.
Fri, 19 Feb 2016 16:51:19 -0500
Ireland's Great Hunger Institute will present the exhibit, "The Seed of the People: 1916 Remembered," from March 23-Sept. 30 in the Lender Family Special Collection Room, located in the Arnold Bernhard Library on the Mount Carmel Campus.
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:59:07 -0500
Twelve Quinnipiac students gave back to the community by spending three days of their Thanksgiving break volunteering at Columbus House in New Haven.
Wed, 09 Dec 2015 09:22:15 -0500
Forty members of the Quinnipiac Student Nurses Association (QSNA) and residents of the Commons Residence Hall recently made 25 fleece blankets and festive greeting cards for the New Reach homeless shelter in New Haven.
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 09:26:36 -0400
Quinnipiac and the University of New Haven have received a $153,707 Teacher Quality Partnership grant from the Connecticut Office of Higher Education to help area teachers enhance their science lessons.
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 09:27:51 -0500
Kendall Pallone, a five-year-old with cerebral palsy, had her wish granted of becoming Cinderella for Halloween after three entrepreneurship students organized a trick-or-treating event on the Mount Carmel Campus, attracting more than 200 members of the University community.
Fri, 30 Oct 2015 10:59:15 -0400
Ireland's Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University will hold a food drive Nov. 1 through Nov. 14 to help alleviate hunger in Connecticut. All donations brought to the museum at 3011 Whitney Ave. will benefit the Connecticut Food Bank.
Thu, 08 Oct 2015 09:38:52 -0400
More than 1,200 people from throughout the greater New Haven area, including Quinnipiac students, participated in the Out of the Darkness Community Walk in Hamden on Sunday, October 4, 2015. The approximately $78,000 raised at the walk supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:31:11 -0400
University students raised more than $36,000 during their annual Relay for Life event held on the Mount Carmel Campus and in the Athletics and Recreation Center on Sept. 11-12. More than 60 teams and 750 people participated in the event which raises money for cancer research.
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 16:30:37 -0500
Kelsey Brown, a sophomore occupational therapy major, donated eight inches of her hair to the Pantene Beautiful Lengths project April 28 in the Carl Hansen Student Center. Her donation will be used to make wigs for women fighting cancer.
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:09:24 -0400
Quinnipiac students donated an estimated 9,000 pounds or 4.5 tons of food to four area nonprofits through its seventh annual "Be Kind, Leave Food Behind" food drive.
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:52:33 -0500
About 1,000 members of the University community took part in The Big Event, a day of community service, on Saturday, April 11. The Big Event is co-sponsored by Quinnipiac's Student Government Association and Community Action Project.
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:27:05 -0400
Quinnipiac's Student Programming Board expects to collect over $5,000 from its annual St. Baldrick's fundraiser held on Tuesday, March 17 in the Carl Hansen Student Center on the Mount Carmel Campus. Proceeds from the event, in which students shave their heads to bring awareness of childhood cancer, will go to the St. Baldrick's Foundation, a charitable organization funding childhood cancer research.
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:44:26 -0400
The $1,231,934 payment, which is for the 2014-2015 fiscal year, represents 40 percent of the state's 2013 Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) and Pequot Fund allocation to the town of Hamden, attributable to Quinnipiac based on the 2010 grand list.
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:13:05 -0500
Quinnipiac's QTHON, a six-hour dance marathon that included about 800 participants, raised $55,018.35 for Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford. The event was held Feb. 28 at the Athletic and Recreation Center on the Mount Carmel Campus.
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:45:17 -0400
Quinnipiac has earned a spot on the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for engaging its students, faculty and staff in meaningful service and service learning initiatives that achieves measurable results in the community.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:06:24 -0500
Ireland's Great Hunger Museum, Ireland's Great Hunger Institute and the Albert Schweitzer Institute at Quinnipiac recently co-sponsored a food drive to benefit the Connecticut Food Bank.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:25:23 -0400
Students from local school districts donated artwork to hang on the walls of the School of Education facility on the North Haven Campus.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:12:18 -0500
Members of the Quinnipiac South Africa Student Association provided 50 people with free clothing as part of a Street Store held Nov. 15 at St. Ann's Church in Hamden.
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 16:34:51 -0500
Sixty-four senior citizens from the area visited Quinnipiac University's Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 23 to learn about fall prevention. Sept. 23 was National Falls Prevention Awareness Day.
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 16:08:12 -0500
Quinnipiac students and professors from the School of Business' Volunteer Income Tax Assistant and the School of Law's Low-income Taxpayer Clinic groups volunteered to help impoverished and homeless veterans with tax preparation for free as part of "Stand Down 2014."
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:03:01 -0400Quinnipiac raised more than $80,000 during its Relay for Life event, a community fundraising walk to raise money for the American Cancer Society held April 11-12 at the TD Bank Sports Center on the York Hill Campus. More than 70 teams and 1,000 participants attended the event.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:14:14 -0400The University raised more than $60,000 for the United Way of Greater New Haven during its annual employee campaign.
Wed, 03 Jun 2015 11:52:31 -0400John Reap and Mary Phillips, both assistant professors of mechanical engineering, and Christian Duncan, associate professor of computer science, represented Quinnipiac's Bristol-Myers Squibb Center for Science Teaching and Learning at Pond Hill's STEM Day on June 4.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:31:32 -0400
Whether on two or four legs, members of Quinnipiac's occupational therapy program will be well represented at Animal Awareness Day on Saturday, Oct. 6, in Branford, Conn.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:48:58 -0400Members of the Intellectual Property Law Society in the School of Law have collected nearly 1,000 old holiday, birthday and greeting cards in a fundraiser to benefit St. Jude's Ranch for Children.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:48:07 -0400Students in the Criminal Law Society donated children's toys to The Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services, a program by BHcare.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:45:31 -0400The Environmental Law Society at the School of Law collected 30 pounds of trash on Nov. 3 while performing community service on the trails of Sleeping Giant State Park.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:47:35 -0400Twenty high school students from New Haven's High School in the Community spent a morning at Quinnipiac School of Law Oct. 25 to learn more about law school and meet with law students.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:05:15 -0400Eleven aspiring journalists participated in the Summer Investigative Journalism Workshop at Quinnipiac July 21-25. The workshop was sponsored by C-HIT, a nonprofit dedicated to producing original, responsible, in-depth journalism on issues of health and safety in Connecticut and the surrounding region.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:01:18 -0400Approximately 25 area middle and high school students with special needs visited Quinnipiac University's North Haven Campus May 31 to take part in "Fun in the Sun," a day of events that included tennis, karaoke, relay races and dancing.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:29:28 -0400
The PA students educated legislators, staff members, state agencies and members of the general public on the need to make oral health a priority and developing oral health champions.
Thu, 08 May 2014 09:25:13 -0400Vincent Contrucci, director of community service, is asking students to donate any leftover non-perishable food they have before leaving for the summer. University staff and students put collection boxes in university residence halls on May 1. The food will be collected through May 12.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:27:46 -0400Finance students A.J. Billingsley and Ryan Laguna both admit to having two left feet, but that did not stop them from dancing the night away for a good cause on March 1 at Burt Kahn Court.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:04:19 -0400Participants spruced up sites in Greater New Haven and beyond, including Branford, Cheshire, East Haven, Hamden, Meriden, Milford, New Haven, North Haven, Orange, Oxford, Prospect, Seymour, Shelton, Southington, Wallingford, West Hartford, West Haven and Woodbridge.
Fri, 06 Nov 2015 11:22:53 -0500
Quinnipiac's Tau Rho Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, an international honor society for nursing, recently presented $248 and four supermarket carts full of food to the North Haven Food Bank as part of its annual community service project.
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 11:38:29 -0400On Dec. 16 and 18, more than 300 high school and middle school students from across Connecticut traveled to the Mount Carmel Campus to attend workshops led by Quinnipiac faculty and staff from the Center for 21st Century Skills at Education Connection.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:56:13 -0400Undergraduate and graduate students reflect on their community service trip to Guatemala led by the Albert Schweitzer Institute.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:47:26 -0400IRS-certified student volunteers are offering free tax preparation assistance to qualified individuals on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday through April 12 in Hamden.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:07:39 -0400Officials from Quinnipiac's WQUN AM 1220 presented a $1,000 check to Darlene Butler, director of Community Services for the town of Hamden, on Jan. 23. The money was raised through the fourth annual Hamden Senior Holiday Gift Run.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:09:47 -0400The fourth annual Hamden Senior Holiday Gift Run was held Dec. 18 at the Miller Senior Center. The event was a collaboration between Quinnipiac's AM 1220 WQUN, the senior center, Arden House, Quinnipiac Bank & Trust and VNA Community Healthcare.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:25:16 -0400Several hundred high school students from across Connecticut will travel to Quinnipiac University Dec. 16 and 18 to attend programs on movie making, app design, entrepreneurship and science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:25:09 -0400The goal is to build and strengthen the relationship between students and town residents in response to off-campus student parties that have disrupted Hamden neighborhoods in recent weeks.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:25:02 -0400Public Safety is spearheading a toy drive for needy Hamden children. Those who donate will have one unpaid parking ticket expunged from their record.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:24:47 -0400
After a semester of mentoring Stratford high school students via email for careers in diagnostic imaging, nursing, occupational and physical therapy and as physician assistants, graduate and undergraduate students met with the students on the University's North Haven campus.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:24:59 -0400Thirty members of the QU Student Nurses Association assembled 10 basket-sized tins full of nonperishable food items, supermarket gift certificates and hand-written cards for residents of the Davenport-Dunbar Residence in Hamden.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:24:33 -0400Members of the Quinnipiac Student Nurses Association recently visited veterans at the VA Hospital in West Haven. Students set up tables, created patriotic centerpieces, visited with patients, greeted veterans when in the dining area, and served an Italian meal with home-made baked goods.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:24:24 -0400Zeta Beta Tau is having a ball raising money to help sick children by encouraging members of the University community to sign a giant beach ball in front of the Carl Hansen Student Center on Quinnipiac's Mount Carmel Campus.
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:48:21 -0400Students, faculty and staff at Quinnipiac wore pink hair extensions in support of breast cancer awareness on Oct. 10.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:24:04 -0400
Several occupational therapy graduate students led a pedestrian safety presentation with Church Street Elementary School students on April 15 and 17.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:56 -0400
Four occupational therapy graduate students worked with Hamden town and school officials to develop a comprehensive strategy to improve pedestrian safety around Church Street Elementary School.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:49 -0400
Quinnipiac University and ACES Mill Road School celebrated a sixth year of collaboration with a reading and health fair on April 26 at the North Haven K-8 school.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:40 -0400
The University's sororities were among 33 panhellenic societies recognized as the best nationwide by the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC).
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:33 -0400
More than 1,500 members of the University community took part in The Big Event day of community service April 6.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:26 -0400Quinnipiac students and faculty visited a Hamden community center to teach kids about bike safety and encourage them to wear helmets.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:19 -0400
Quinnipiac's Multifaith Community Service Group recently donated a painting to the students and faculty of Sandy Hook Elementary School. The group worked to create a painting that could be hung at Chalk Hill Middle School in Monroe, where Sandy Hook Elementary School students now attend school.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:10 -0400
Seventeen physician assistant students partnered with the Pediatric Primary Care Clinic at Yale-New Haven Hospital, St. Raphael campus, for the fourth annual Dr. Seuss Children's Health and Literacy Fair on March 5.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:23:03 -0400
Quinnipiac University faculty and staff hosted more than 200 high school students from throughout Connecticut as part of the Center for 21st Century Skills at Education Connection.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:56 -0400
Twenty-three Quinnipiac students are spending part of their winter break in the Dominican Republic helping to build a home for a family living in a sugar cane village. The students are enrolled in the QU 301 seminar course on the global community.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:49 -0400
The Quinnipiac men's and women's soccer teams partnered with Major League Soccer and the Connecticut Football Club to host "Soccer Night in Newtown" on Jan. 7 for the residents of Newtown.
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:36:21 -0500
Physician assistant students distributed toys and oral health information to children at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:35 -0400
Members of Quinnipiac's chapter of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity recently volunteered for "Abraham's Tent," which provides shelter space and meals for the homeless during the coldest season of the year.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:28 -0400Fifty-eight physician assistant students and two faculty members took part in the "Big Read and Fitness Fair" Oct. 5 at ACES Mill Road School in North Haven.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:21 -0400Quinnipiac freshmen are collecting donations and clothes to support those impacted by Superstorm Sandy. The effort is part of the QU-101: The Individual in the Community class, an interdisciplinary seminar for first-semester freshmen.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:14 -0400
IRS-certified student volunteers are offering free tax preparation assistance to qualified individuals on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., starting Feb. 2 and continuing each Saturday through April 13 in the QU Online Building, 3093 Whitney Avenue, Hamden.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:22:04 -0400Twenty-five students from the School of Education, all members of the Quinnipiac Future Teachers Organization (QFTO), participated in a "Family Science, Math and Engineering Night" at Pond Hill Elementary School in Wallingford.
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:37:37 -0500Approximately 50 students from the physician assistant program recently took part in the Earth Day Health Fair at ACES Mill Road School in North Haven on April 27.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:21:48 -0400A group of New Haven teens spent three days learning about the legal system as part of a new summer camp held at Quinnipiac School of Law, Yale Law School and the New Haven Superior Court.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:39:49 -0400The Quinnipiac University Student Nurses Association assembled and donated Thanksgiving baskets to Davenport-Dunbar Senior Housing in Hamden, Conn.
Wed, 04 Jun 2014 10:20:21 -0400