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Feb. 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Tiara Starks and Jada Clarke February 7, 2021

During this year’s celebration of Black History Month, it is becoming important to acknowledge the issues that currently and historically plague the Black community. One issue has been turned into a...

Can science and the U.S. government coexist?

Can science and the U.S. government coexist?

Cameron Hailey, Staff Writer November 2, 2020

Last week, President Donald J. Trump, referred to his top epidemiologist, Anthony Fauci, and other leading scientists as “idiots.” As unbelievable as it may seem in 2020, the U.S. government and science...

Health Services Warns of Risks From Flu Outbreak

Health Services Warns of Risks From Flu Outbreak

Samantha Reposa, Managing Editor January 22, 2018

Tissues and hand sanitizer have become essentials for all bearing the cold, as people are taking all precautions to avoid attracting the flu this season. The University of New Haven’s health service...

Solving a Crisis With a Text

Solving a Crisis With a Text

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief October 3, 2017

In a personal crisis, people often turn to a trusted friend, family member, coworker, or therapist, but unfortunately, they can not always be there. Crisis Text Line is a free 24/7 service available...

What to Do if You Experience Sexual Harassment

What to Do if You Experience Sexual Harassment

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief April 19, 2017

Last weekend, it was revealed that a University professor was included in a report alleging sexual misconduct with students at the professor's previous employer, Choate Rosemary Hall. In light of this,...

Students Aim to Disable the Label

Students Aim to Disable the Label

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer April 19, 2017

The annual Disable the Label Fair was hosted in the Bixler/Botwinik Quad on Tuesday (April 11). RSO’s and Greek organizations had tables designed to promote the values of the fair. “This is a perfect...

Health Services Offers Flu Shots to Students

Health Services Offers Flu Shots to Students

Samantha Reposa November 22, 2016

That time of year has come where the weather is on the brink of winter, but still is trying to hold on to the fall feel, which means flu season is in full spring with the drastic fluctuation of temperature. Health...

Walking For a Cure

Cara Petitti October 10, 2012

Thousands arrived at Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven last Sunday, Sept. 30, to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease. The New Haven walk, along with numerous other walks throughout Connecticut,...

Nothing Sane about Mary Jane

Elissa Sanci September 5, 2012

Marijuana use in the nation is on the rise: 17.4 million Americans were recorded using marijuana in 2010, up from 14.4 million users in 2007. What is more shocking is that the rise in numbers is all...

Drought-Driven Food Costs May Damp Consumer Sentiment

Sara J Dufort September 5, 2012

Due to the severe drought that has affected the Midwest, food costs are expected to rise for the next nine months. The drought, which is the worst in decades, has already destroyed more than half of...

Ohio Bans Smoking on College Campuses

Cristal Reyes August 29, 2012

It is clear that it is not the 1950s anymore. Poodle skirts are out of style, televisions do not need antennas, and almost everyone has an iPhone. Most importantly, society has a completely different...

New Research Suggests Link Between Autism and Obesity During Pregnancy

Elizabeth Field April 18, 2012

Healthy eating and regular exercise improves mind function, chronic illnesses, and various other health issues. But have you ever stopped to consider how your health is affecting others? New research...

Yale Study Shows Link between Cell Phone Radiation and Behavioral Problems in Children

Sara J Dufort March 28, 2012

While the study is still in its early stages, Yale University researchers say that they may have found a link between cell phone usage and behavioral problems in children, like Attention Deficit Hyperactivity...

“Cancer” Causing Chemicals in Coke and Pepsi to be Decreased

Ashley Johnson March 21, 2012

Representatives from Coca-Cola and Pepsi stated in a press release that they have lowered levels of a chemical found in caramel coloring to comply with a California law, but insisted the drinks pose no...

Staying Fit and Healthy in the New Year

Victoria DiBiasi February 8, 2012

As the holiday season winds down, many students are left with the remnants of December – unwanted pounds and a sweet tooth that won’t seem to go away.  The days of feasting on reindeer sugar cookies...

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