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University Commits to Paris Climate Accord

University Commits to Paris Climate Accord

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
June 8, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Steven H. Kaplan, president of the University of New Haven, joined more than 1,000 U.S. governors, mayors, businesses, universities, and others in signing the statement, “We Are Still In,” which supports the environmental goals outlined in the Paris Climate Accord. President Donald J. Trump announced...

UNH Student Turns Down Job at Snapchat for Harvard

UNH Student Turns Down Job at Snapchat for Harvard

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Afraz Siddiqui was one of hundreds of graduates of the Class of 2017, earning a degree in business management and a minor in entrepreneurship. As many students across the country struggle to find a job after graduation, Siddiqui told one of the most popular social media companies in the world: no. Siddiqui,...

University Professor Dies in House Fire

University Professor Dies in House Fire

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 22, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Anthony (Tony) Carter, a management professor at the University of New Haven, died in a fast-moving fire over the weekend, on his 62nd birthday. Carter has been a professor at the University for over 10 years, teaching undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in business management, while also being the dire...

Chargers Baseball Wins NE-10 Championship

Chargers Baseball Wins NE-10 Championship

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 15, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Charger Rec & Campus Sports, Sports, University of New Haven

In a double-header win on Saturday against the Franklin Pierce Ravens, the UNH Chargers Men's Baseball Team claimed the NE-10 championship, their first conference title since 2013. Chargers beat the Ravens in both games 7-3 and 21-1. David Palmer, a junior from East Slip, N.Y., won the Most Outstanding Playe...

University Names New Athletic Director

University Names New Athletic Director

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 9, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Charger Rec & Campus Sports, Sports, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven has named Duane Bailey as associate vice president and director of recreation, filling the hole left by the retirement of longtime director Deborah Chin in February. Bailey is currently serving as director of intercollegiate athletics and recreation at the New York Institute...

President Kaplan on Housing, Gerber Hall, and More (Q&A)

President Kaplan on Housing, Gerber Hall, and More (Q&A)

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 8, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

University of New Haven President Steven H. Kaplan sat down with the Charger Bulletin to talk about some of the major issues surrounding the campus and how he views the past school year. Q: What has been your proudest moment at the University for this school year? A: For this school year, I would say...

Engineering Students Display Innovation Senior Design Expo

Engineering Students Display Innovation Senior Design Expo

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Science & Technology, University of New Haven

The annual Senior Design Expo took place on Wednesday (May 3) in the Beckerman Recreation Center. From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. students had the chance to present posters of their projects, with the goal of bettering the campus community. Every graduating senior in the Tagliatela College of Engineering has...

SCOPE and USGA Celebrate 21 Years

SCOPE and USGA Celebrate 21 Years

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life, USGA

Since starting up on campus in 1996, both SCOPE and USGA have grown immensely. On Thursday April 27th, both organizations celebrated their 21st birthday in the Bixler/Gerber quad. Twenty-one years ago Day Student Government split up, and became SCOPE and USGA. “We thought it would be a really...

University Nears Two Years of Being Smoke-Free

University Nears Two Years of Being Smoke-Free

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
May 3, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Health and Fitness, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

On June 1, 2015 the University of New Haven made the decision to become a smoke-free campus. Since then the typically consensus is that students and faculty have been fairly compliant with the new policy. “They were following a nation-wide trend that has been happening across the country in all...

Marketplace Renovations Aim to Ease Traffic, Incorporate More Stations

Marketplace Renovations Aim to Ease Traffic, Incorporate More Stations

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 2, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Along with new meal plan changes for the Fall 2017 semester, the Marketplace will be getting its own renovations, aimed to change the layout of the space and the way students use it. “Changes are really designed to create more options for students,” said Lou Annino, vice president for facilities...

New Off Campus Housing to Be Operated by University

New Off Campus Housing to Be Operated by University

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
May 2, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The new luxury apartment building next to CVS, named the Atwood, will be operated by the University of New Haven, as confirmed by Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students Rebecca Johnson. The complex has been under construction for approximately one year, with questions looming about...

Syrian Student Sees a Different Syria Than Most

Syrian Student Sees a Different Syria Than Most

Marissa Rosado, Contributing Writer
May 2, 2017
Filed under Global News, U.S. News, University of New Haven

On April 6, President Donald J. Trump ordered military strikes in Syria in response to a chemical attack on Syrian civilians. The strike took place at 5:40 p.m. PT (3:40 a.m. local time), when there would be minimal activity at an aircraft base. Yara Obeid, a Syrian-American, is a junior at the University...

Kid Ink, Timeflies Perform Spring Weekend Concert

Kid Ink, Timeflies Perform Spring Weekend Concert

Meghan Mahar, Entertainment Editor
April 30, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Entertainment, Student Life, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

  The height of Spring Weekend celebration happened on Saturday when, after the carnival, SCOPE and The University of New Haven welcomed two artists onstage: Kid Ink and Timeflies. The two artists were a well-rounded selection for a night that students won’t forget. The show started with Kid Ink’s personal DJ, who played songs to hype up the crowd for Kid Ink including songs by Rae Sremmurd and Jay-Z. At the end of his set, he seamlessly transitioned into Kid Ink’s first song. Kid Ink put on a lively show with tracks from his upcoming album 7 Series, which will be released on Fr...

Vanessa Bayer Kicks Off Spring Weekend 2017

Vanessa Bayer Kicks Off Spring Weekend 2017

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
April 29, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life, University of New Haven

This year’s annual Spring Weekend kicked off on Friday, April 27 at the North Campus Gymnasium, hosted by SCOPE. The performers included a University of New Haven student, Streeter Seidell, from College Humor and Saturday Night Live, and Vanessa Bayer from Saturday Night Live. The SCOPE committe...

Exclusive: Interview with Crystal Clear

Exclusive: Interview with Crystal Clear

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Student Life, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The Charger Bulletin sat down the Crystal Clear, an all-freshman, six-member band. The band consists of Jake Goode on guitar and singing, Joey Stanca  on guitar, Jo Sinta on keys and singing, James Hegger on drums, Steve DeRose Jr. on bass, and Ken Fabian on banjo, ukulele, and singing. Mitch Wh...

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