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New Haven Marches to Support Refugees and Immigrants

New Haven Marches to Support Refugees and Immigrants

Melina Joseph, Contributing Writer
February 7
Filed under Campus News and Events, Local, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Protesters marched from Wilbur Cross High School to the New Haven Green, in an effort to show their solidarity with refugees and immigrants. Signs displayed messages such as “Build bridges, not walls,” and “No human being is illegal.” The protesting was mainly directed towards President Donald...

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Kimberly Trabulsi
January 31
Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

Since taking office, President Donald Trump has signed 17 executive orders. This first week, President Trump’s orders went from authorizing the constructing a wall along the US-Mexico to the continuation of the installation of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines to banning refugees and residents...

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Glenn Rohrbacker
January 31
Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

After the bruising loss in the 2016 elections, democrats have been scrambling to figure out how they weren’t able to salvage a sizeable win in any of the country’s institutions. Still unable to make significant changes, since the first opportunity that came when the party searched for new minority...

What We Know Will Happen During Trump’s Presidency

What We Know Will Happen During Trump’s Presidency

January 25
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, U.S. News

On January 20, our 45th President was inaugurated. For some, this is an unprecedented victory; for others, Trump’s victory feels like a step backward in social progression. Our nation now eagerly anticipates the President’s next move: who will he choose to help him lead our country? What legislations...

This is #WhyWeMarch

This is #WhyWeMarch

January 25
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, U.S. News

At seven in the morning on Saturday two of my friends and I made our way through Arlington, Virginia to board the jammed subway in our nation’s capital surrounded by hundreds of women sporting pink knitted hats and witty cardboard signs. Some said that the march was an overreaction by the radical...

Obama Out, Trump In

Obama Out, Trump In

January 25
Filed under Global News, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Americans from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. Friday, Jan. 20 to bear witness to history as Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. All eyes were on the businessman as he travelled from the White House to the Capitol to put his hand on the Lincoln family...

New Plans to Combat Climate Change Through Ocean

New Plans to Combat Climate Change Through Ocean

Karina Krul
December 16
Filed under Global News, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

The first ocean plans, in response to President Obama’s 2010 executive order, were released by the National Ocean Council on December 7. The Mid-Atlantic Ocean Action Plan, submitted to the council in November 2016, encompassed Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The...

Being Cuban in Miami After Fidel Castro Died

Being Cuban in Miami After Fidel Castro Died

The Charger Bulletin
December 8
Filed under Global News, Opinion & Editorials, This Week's Top Stories

Destruction, pain, separation of families, and a country that was once thriving crumbled down physically, politically, and emotionally because of one man named Fidel Castro. On November 25, 2016 at around 10:29 p.m. it was announced that Castro had passed away. In Cuba there are nine days of mourning...

UNH Model United Nations Wins Overseas

UNH Model United Nations Wins Overseas

Lauren Cohen
December 6
Filed under Campus News and Events, Global News, Student Life, University of New Haven

This was the first international conference for our Model United Nations team. Last month at the Washington D.C. conference, the students won an “Outstanding Delegation Award,” and four students also won “Outstanding Position Paper” awards. Ten students participated at this year’s international...

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

Karina Krul
December 6
Filed under Campus News and Events, Global News, U.S. News, University of New Haven

HIV/AIDS is an epidemic that has been prevalent in our country since the 1980s. While technology and society have come a long way since then it is still a very prevalent epidemic, and one that many feel should be more commonly spoken about. Thursday, December 1 was World AIDS Day, an opportunity to...

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

Glenn Rohrbacker
November 30
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

~ This is a developing story, please check back for more info ~ In an email to students on Wednesday, University of New Haven President Steven H. Kaplan announced his support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, along with over 400 colleges and universities across the country. Th...

The Trump House

The Trump House

The Charger Bulletin
November 9
Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Donald Trump was elected the 45th President of the United States of America on Tuesday night. He won the electoral vote in a nail biter race that lasted until early Wednesday morning. Many did not expect Trump to come out ahead in the states that he did. The real estate developer won the key battleground...

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