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UNH Welcomes Transgender Comedian Jeffrey Jay

UNH Welcomes Transgender Comedian Jeffrey Jay

Amanda Arango, Contributing Writer
March 28
Filed under Student Life

Comedian Jeffrey Jay came to the University of New Haven Monday night (March 28) to perform stand-up  and talk about transgender rights. Jay is a transgender comedian who, when he is not writing comedy for the “Feast for Fun” podcasts and stand-up comic shows, speaks to high schools and colleges...

The Commuter Experience

The Commuter Experience

Alycea Gardin, Contributing Writer
March 10
Filed under Student Life

The month of March is Commuter Spirit Month. The University of New Haven has over 6,ooo students, of those students there are about 1,000 that commute to campus each week. Some students travel from as far as 40 miles away and others only 10 miles. Some students share apartments with roommates and some live at...

Do You Really Know Your Rights?

Do You Really Know Your Rights?

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, a presentation from the United States Attorney’s Office about students’ rights and how law enforcement affects students was brought to campus. Students gathered at noon in the alumni lounge to hear speakers who represented several different aspects of law enforcement.   The ...

WNHU Hosts Lip Sync Battle

WNHU Hosts Lip Sync Battle

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under Student Life

A night of music competition was brought to campus with WNHU’s annual Lip Sync battle. Thursday (March 2), in the German club, students were able to have a fun night of song and dance with their friends. This is the second year WNHU has held this event on campus, and it is held every semester, alwa...

MIC Hosts Official Tour

MIC Hosts Official Tour

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
March 10
Filed under Student Life

Saturday night in the German Club the Music Industry Club (MIC) welcomed Chapel, Too Close to Touch, and Waterparks to campus for a concert scheduled on their official tour. It was the first time that a MIC show has been officially listed as a tour date. “We sold out the venue! It was a lot of fu...

History Behind Therapy Dog Visits

History Behind Therapy Dog Visits

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
March 10
Filed under Student Life

Therapy dogs have been coming to the University of New Haven during midterms and finals for three years. The University first welcomed therapy dogs in 2015, when Dr. Charles Anderson took over as director of the Counseling Center. “When I took over as director of the Counseling Center in the summer of 2015...

The USGA Yearly Budget Process Begins

The USGA Yearly Budget Process Begins

Karina Krul and Lauren Cohen
March 7
Filed under Student Life, USGA

As the end of the semester rolls around, Nicolette Angelli, current USGA Treasurer, is preparing the new budget process for RSOs to complete for the next academic year. This is a process every RSO must go through, and very few students know what it entails beforehand. The budget process allows every...

Postcards from Prato

Postcards from Prato

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Student Life, Travel

Prato, Italy is where the University of New Haven opened its first international campus. While study abroad students get to experience a real authentic Italian cultural experience, travel to cities around Italy and across Europe. This semester, students abroad are studying in some criminal justice course...

Life as an Academic Peer Mentor

Life as an Academic Peer Mentor

Caitlin Carney, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Student Life

Many people know of the diverse tutoring help available at the University of New Haven; one of these options are the Academic Peer Mentors (APMs), who are stationed inside various residence halls. These students live in the residence halls they work in, with the exception of West Side Hall, making them ...

BSU “Love Jones/ Cafe Jazz”

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Music, Student Life

Co-hosted by W.R.I.T.E. Poetry Club (W.R.I.T.E.) and the Black Student Union (BSU), ‘Love Jones Café Jazz’ allowed students to feel like they were at cafe listening to poetry last Wednesday (Feb. 22) night in the Alumni Lounge. The setup was very informal, as both clubs wanted to make the event ...

The Vagina Monologues

The Vagina Monologues

Francesca Fontanez, Contributing Writer
February 28
Filed under Student Life

**This article contains graphic content**   On Feb. 20, a multitude of raunchy quotes, were presented to the full house packed into the Alumni Lounge, all gathered to experience The Vagina Monologues presented by the Victimology Club and co-sponsored by the Interfraternity Council. These qu...

University Shatters Goal at Up ’til Dawn

University Shatters Goal at Up ’til Dawn

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life

Fundraising for Up ‘til Dawn reached its peak with the finale Saturday night, as the University of New Haven raised $126,595 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, becoming the second highest fundraisers in the nation.   Since last spring, the University of New Haven St. Jude Up ‘ti...

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