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Students Learn from Professionals on Leadership Day

Students Learn from Professionals on Leadership Day

Francesca Fontanez
January 27
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, January 20, 2017, University of New Haven students bustled into Bucknall Theatre to attend the 12th Annual Leadership Day. Leadership Day is an opportunity for student leaders on campus to learn how to develop skills they can utilize to become a better leader, and strive to become the best prof...

Scope’s Welcome Back Paint Party

Christina Genovese
January 27
Filed under Student Life

Lights, music, dancing, and getting covered in colorful paint is what kicked off the second semester Friday night at the University of New Haven who held their inaugural Welcome Back Paint Party hosted by SCOPE in the German Club. Sean Callahan, the Spirit and Traditions Committee Head of SCOPE said, “W...

Writer to Writer Program

Writer to Writer Program

Karina Kruhl
January 27
Filed under Student Life

As a student at U.N.H. there are a plethora of programs available to aid in academic success, not all of which are run through the CLR. Writer to Writer is an additional peer-tutor program designed to help students develop their writing skills. The student tutors at Writer to Writer meet weekly as a staff to...

Students Awarded Prestigious Marine Scholarship

Students Awarded Prestigious Marine Scholarship

Karina Krul
December 9
Filed under Student Life

Three students at UNH have been awarded the Hollings Scholarship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, an exclusive grant that has only been around for 11 years. Jessica Norstog was the first UNH student to receive the scholarship, followed by Kyla Kelly and Nathan Lanning,...

Troy Walker Makes Debut at U.N.H.

Troy Walker Makes Debut at U.N.H.

Lauren Cohen
December 9
Filed under Student Life

Despite the rainy, cold weather and small crowd, Troy Walker entertained audiences for his University of New Haven debut on Wednesday, November 30. Walker, originally from Denver, Colo., began comedy as an undergraduate; at the time, he had a political science degree but he didn’t know what...

The Magic of Snowball

Christina Genovese
December 9
Filed under Student Life

Magic in the air, candlelight flickering at the dining tables, and the Sorting Hat, brought everyone together to have a good time and dancing and laughter at this year’s Snowball. The annual fall semi-formal dance was hosted on December 3 rd , at Amarantes Sea Cliff in New Haven. This year’s...

Students Learn About Going Greek

Students Learn About Going Greek

Christina Genovese
December 9
Filed under Student Life

Lifelong bonds, leadership opportunities, social activities, giving back to the community, and career oriented networks. The Greek Life at the University of New Haven offers so much for those who are active within it and are sure to build any student into a successful leader as seen through...

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...

7 th Annual Turkey Trot

7 th Annual Turkey Trot

Riley Knebes
November 28
Filed under Charger Rec & Campus Sports, Sports, Student Life

On Saturday, November 19, students gathered on Kayo Field to participate in the University of New Haven’s 7 th annual Turkey Trot. Competitors donated a combination of canned goods and a small fee to run or walk the 5k course. Donated canned goods went straight to the West Haven Emergency...

International Student Talent Show

International Student Talent Show

Christina Genovese
November 28
Filed under Student Life

A showcase full of different cultures and talents was presented by the International Student Association during their talent show. The event offered entertainment, free food, and drinks. Hosted on November 17 at 8:00 p.m. in the Student Dining Hall, there were discussions about culture, life,...

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

Angela Tricarico
November 28
Filed under Entertainment, Student Life, Theatre

One of the great American plays, Thornton Wilder’s Our Town, opened at the University of New Haven on November 16. The theater program put on the production, directed by a theater professor at the university, Jonathan Yukich. Though the play was written and first produced in 1938, the text...

Graduate Student Showcase

Graduate Student Showcase

Karina Krul
November 28
Filed under Student Life

Thursday, November 17 was the semi-annual Graduate Student Showcase in the Alumni Lounge. Students and faculty, from 3:30-6 p.m., were free to roam the rows of trifolds to learn about U.N.H. graduate student’s various research projects and internships. This showcase happens twice a year, once...

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