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Your Voice Does Matter – Ask Erin Schrode

Your Voice Does Matter – Ask Erin Schrode

Samantha Reposa
November 8
Filed under Global News, Politics, U.S. News

Ask an average 25-year-old what they are doing with their life and they will laugh in your face because odds are they are clueless. Ask Erin Schrode, a 25-year-old from California, what she is doing with her life and she explain how she is shaking up the societal norms while inspiring change through ...

Senator Chris Murphy: Guns, Climate and Congress

Senator Chris Murphy: Guns, Climate and Congress

Glenn Rohrbacker
November 2
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

June 12, 2016 will stand as a gray day in American history. Fifty people were killed in a nightclub in Orlando, with dozens more were injured becoming the worst mass shooting on American soil. Three days later, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT), an outspoken supporter of gun control, launched a 15-hour fili...

Trump and Clinton Enter the Final Stage

Trump and Clinton Enter the Final Stage

Glenn Rohrbacker
October 19
Filed under Campus News and Events, Global News, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Wednesday night marked the final time Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton would be on stage together, at least for the foreseeable future. Moderated by Fox News's Chris Wallace, this debate was the last time the candidates could make their case to the American people, and it was much more fast-paced and...

Shailene Woodley Facebook Lives Her Arrest

Shailene Woodley Facebook Lives Her Arrest

Kimberly Trabulsi
October 19
Filed under Global News, U.S. News

Divergent star and activist, Shailene Woodley, was arrested last week for criminal trespassing after peacefully protesting against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Woodley marched alongside hundreds of Native Americans and demonstrators in efforts to halt the construction. The $3.7 billion pipeline,...

A Lesson in Escuela

Gabby Nowicki
April 13
Filed under Global News, Local

Escuela was recently playing at the Yale Repertory Theatre called “No Boundaries.” It was in the Iseman Theatre off Chapel Street. The play was written and directed by Guillermo Calderon, performed by students from Yale, and is approximately one hundred minutes. The play takes place in Chile in...

Who is ISIS?

Steven Mahoney
September 10
Filed under Global News

The group known as Islamic State of Iraq and Syria executed a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, last week in response to President Obama’s foreign policy and U.S. airstrikes in the region where ISIS operates, according to a ISIS fighter and Sotloff in what appeared to be a forced statement...

These Paper Bullets review

The Charger Bulletin
April 23
Filed under Entertainment, Local, PULP

By: Jessica Leeb Contributing Writer These Paper Bullets, adapted by playwright Rolin Jones, is a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. These Paper Bullets was performed at the Yale Repertory Theater from March 14 to April 5. Set in London in the 60s, this play...

Amanda Knox: What Comes Next?

Kardelen Akkus
February 12
Filed under Global News, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Alleged femme fatale Amanda Knox is the key to a controversy that has sparked the interest of a global community. First guilty, then not, and now guilty again: the sorrows of "Foxy Knoxy." Knox is at home in Seattle, WA, since 2011 having been found not guilty for murdering Meredith Kercher in 2009...

The Sochi Games: Raising The LGBT Flag

Kardelen Akkus
February 12
Filed under Global News, National Sports, U.S. News

The University of New Haven’s Institution for Social Justice along with UNH Pride held an informative social on Thursday, Feb. 6, in light of the harsh treatment of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender society in Russia, where the Winter Olympics commenced Friday. The event attracted about ...

West Haven Elects Ed O’Brien as Mayor

The Charger Bulletin
December 5
Filed under Global News, Local, University of New Haven

By: Zachary Lange Voters in the City of West Haven elected Ed O’Brien last month in what was a very close election. He beat four-term incumbent, John Picard by 80 votes.   Mayor O’Brien’s platform when he was running for mayor was to work closely with the University of New Haven, as the university is a critical component to t...

The Game Changer

Jenn Harrington
October 23
Filed under Global News, Local

Candidates in West Haven’s Mayoral Race Debate on Current Issue Elections for the office of Mayor in West Haven are less than a month away, and in preparation for polling, all three candidates took time out of their Wednesday night to meet at Carrigan Middle School to debate their ideas on the fut...

Second Annual Fit Week

Samantha Mathewson
October 16
Filed under Global News, Local

The second annual FITWEEK took place in the Greater New Haven and Fairfield Counties of Connecticut at local gyms Sept. 30 – Oct. 6. This event encouraged local residents to try something new and turn their workweek into a FITWEEK. Shana Schneider, the founder of FITWEEK, also a Zumba and group fitness instructor, feels it is important to provide n...

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