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Campus Police Installs “Lockdown” Buttons in Dodds Hall

Campus Police Installs “Lockdown” Buttons in Dodds Hall

Amanda Arango, Contribut
March 7
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

There has been talk around campus about special buttons in Dodds Hall that say “lockdown” on them. Sergeant Kevin Holster of Campus Police, the person who headed this project said, “the lockdown buttons are installed on classroom doors that have been switched over to Card Access. They give the...

President Kaplan Hosts Open Forum

President Kaplan Hosts Open Forum

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
March 6
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

President Kaplan invited students to an open conversation in the Alumni Lounge where students could speak their mind and express views they may not feel comfortable expressing on campus. The event was facilitated by Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer, and David Schroeder, Associate Dean of Henry Lee College of Criminal Justice. Basic guidelines were presented before the conversatio...

President Kaplan to Host Open Forum on Campus Climate

President Kaplan to Host Open Forum on Campus Climate

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

President Kaplan announced that another open forum would be held on Monday March 6 in the Alumni Lounge at 4 p.m. This is the fourth open forum to be held this school year. "It has been brought to my attention that some students are feeling apprehensive about sharing their views, both in and out of...

President Kaplan Expresses His Support for UNH’s International Community

President Kaplan Expresses His Support for UNH’s International Community

Steven H. Kaplan, President, University of New Haven
March 1
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

I would like to use this column to reinforce my support and the University of New Haven’s commitment to the international members of our community. Our students, faculty, and staff from around the globe enrich our campus in so many ways. From the insight they contribute to classroom discussions,...

Comparing Free Speech Policies of Surrounding Universities

Comparing Free Speech Policies of Surrounding Universities

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
February 28
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

When the University of New Haven’s policies were rated by FIRE, most earned a yellow light rating, with a few policies being rated with a red light. Alongside the University, Yale, Quinnipiac, and Central Connecticut State University all received similar ratings from FIRE. Yale has earned an overall...

From Refugee to Resident: The Vetting Process

From Refugee to Resident: The Vetting Process

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
February 28
Filed under Global News, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

In the wake of the execution and rollback of President Trump’s executive order banning people from entering the United States if they came from a list of seven countries (Libya, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen), people are wondering where people who are refugees and immigrants stand on their...

ESUMS Officially Opens With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

ESUMS Officially Opens With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
February 28
Filed under Campus News and Events, Local, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The Engineering Science University Magnet School located on the University of New Haven's campus officially opened to students on Tuesday, February 28. UNH President Steve Kaplan, New Haven Public Schools Superintendent Reginald Mayo, New Haven Mayor Toni Harp, West Haven Mayor Ed O'Brien and ESUMS Principal...

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...

USGA President Sam Moul on Campus Climate

USGA President Sam Moul on Campus Climate

Samantha Moul, USGA President
February 23
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, University of New Haven, USGA

In my time here at the University of New Haven, I have learned many things. A lot of these things were taught to me inside a classroom or came from a textbook, but most of the lessons that will surely stick with me for the rest of my life came from you, my fellow Chargers. In my experiences in our community,...

Protests in New Haven for “Day Without Immigrants”

Protests in New Haven for “Day Without Immigrants”

Kimberly Trabulsi, Staff Writer
February 23
Filed under Campus News and Events, Local, U.S. News

Protesters took to City Hall in New Haven on Thursday evening to protest the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recent surprise home raids. The protesters gathered in front of the public building to preach to passerbys and the various News networks that were present, such as NBC and News 8. One...

University Expands to Sponsor Saudi Arabia College

University Expands to Sponsor Saudi Arabia College

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
February 22
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University officially entered into an agreement with the King Fahd Security College (KFSC) in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, on June 1 of last year. The agreement is to assist the college with developing their new B.S. degree program in Security Studies as the college transitions from a post-baccalaureate...

Isaiah Lamb, 5, Becomes Youngest Member of the UNH Men’s Lacrosse Team

Isaiah Lamb, 5, Becomes Youngest Member of the UNH Men’s Lacrosse Team

Aaron Benevides, Staff Writer
February 20
Filed under Campus News and Events, Sports, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven teamed up with Team IMPACT to make five-year-old Isaiah Lamb, a quadruplet with cerebral palsy, a member of the Men’s Lacrosse family. On Friday February 17th, the University of New Haven’s Men’s Lacrosse team had a press conference where Isaiah officially signed as...

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