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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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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...

Angelli, Swift Debate for USGA President

Angelli, Swift Debate for USGA President

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
February 17, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven, USGA

Current USGA Treasurer, Nicolette Angelli, and current USGA Vice President of Operations, Michael Swift, answered questions in a debate before their peers to see who would be the best candidate to be Undergraduate Student Government Association President. Moderated by current USGA President, Samanth...

University to Debut New Website and Student Portal

University to Debut New Website and Student Portal

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In the next few weeks, the University of New Haven will be making major changes to its online presence. New websites have been designed for both the newhaven.edu domain and a new portal, myCharger, which will both replace and contain more information than InsideUNH. The major project, set to launch...

St. Jude’s Brings “Kay Kafe” to UNH

St. Jude’s Brings “Kay Kafe” to UNH

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Student Life, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven’s Up ‘til Dawn E-board hosted its first Kay Kafe on Thursday during dinner. The event took place in the Bartels Dining Hall, which served the favorite foods of the Children’s Hospital. Students got the chance to see what Up ‘til Dawn is all about from the information...

ESUMS Opens its Doors to Students

ESUMS Opens its Doors to Students

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
February 14, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Six middle and high school teachers looked around at their new lounge on the fifth floor of their new school. “This refrigerator is NOT for science projects!” Heather Toothaker, a sixth grade science teacher said. The new Engineering and Science University Magnet School (ESUMS) sits on the northwest corner of the University of...

An Open Letter to the UNH Campus from a College Republican

An Open Letter to the UNH Campus from a College Republican

Brian Sharnick, President of UNH College Republicans
February 14, 2017
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

One of the most beautiful things about the United States is the peaceful transition of power that happens every four years on Inauguration Day. Millions of Americans gather to watch this historical moment, some are excited, others hopeful, and in some cases, people are scared. These feelings are completely...

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