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Sigma Iota Alpha Hosts “‘F’ is for Feminism” Event

Sigma Iota Alpha Hosts “‘F’ is for Feminism” Event

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

February 13, 2019

Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. (SIA) hosted an event on Tuesday, Feb. 5, to educate the campus on feminism. This was an educational event and discussion open to anyone on campus and aimed at creating a better understanding of what it means to be a feminist. Amber Marrero, a junior cyber systems major,...

NAACP Hosts “Policing the Police” Panel

NAACP Hosts “Policing the Police” Panel

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

February 13, 2019

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), hosted Policing the Police, a panel in the Alumni Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The event was open to anyone on campus and included a panel of students, professors, and professionals in the criminal justice field. “It came about beca...

ISA Hosts “International Night”

ISA Hosts “International Night”

Katrina Stolar, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2019

On Saturday, Feb. 2, the International Pathways Program, in conjunction with the International Student’s Association (ISA), hosted “International Night” in Bartels Alumni Lounge. The event had a selfie station, streamers, balloons, and served beverages, subs, chips, and ice cream. Music from aroun...

Students Rollback at Welcome Event

Students Rollback at Welcome Event

Ilana Morris, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2019

On Tuesday Jan. 22, the Office of Residential Life, Center for Student Engagement, Leadership, and Orientation, ChargerREC, Graduate Student Services, Undergraduate Student Government Association, and Student Committee of Programming Events (SCOPE) hosted a 70s Rollback night in the Beckerman Recreati...

Conn. Justice Kicks-Off Black History Month

Conn. Justice Kicks-Off Black History Month

Serena Piervincenzi, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2019

On Friday, Feb.1, chief justice of the Conn. state supreme court, Richard A. Robinson, came to speak at Bucknall Theater to kick off Black History Month on the University of New Haven’s campus.  Robinson’s speech focused on his upbringing as a young black American in Stamford, Conn. Born in 1957...

Celebrating the New Year

Celebrating the New Year

Wendy Zheng, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2019

With the Chinese New Year starting on Tuesday Feb. 5, here are some things you need to know before celebrating. This year in the Lunar calendar In the traditional lunar calendar, 2019 is the year of pig. The first day starts on Feb. 5, and Feb. 4 will be the New Year’s Eve. The Chin...

Health Services Aims to Beat Flu This Season

Health Services Aims to Beat Flu This Season

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

December 17, 2018

As the flu reaches its peak season, it is even more important to get vaccinated. On Friday, Dec. 8, university health services hosted a flu shot clinic to keep students and faculty healthy through the remainder of the flu season. Paula Cappuccia, director of health services, explained that it’s im...

A Taste of Vietnam

A Taste of Vietnam

Ali McCarthy, Guest Writer

December 5, 2018

Good people, good food, and a good time; what more could I ask for? Vietnam is a country full of beautiful cultures, a deep history, friendly people, and delicious foods. On our first day in Vietnam, my friends and I decided to do a walking tour through Ho Chi Minh City to better understand the tr...

NAACP Hosts N-Word Panel

NAACP Hosts N-Word Panel

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

December 5, 2018

The University of New Haven’s chapter of the NAACP hosted their annual n-word panel on Tuesday, Nov. 27. The panel was created to discuss the word, as well as to show students the history of the word, how it is used in popular media, and how students of color, particularly black students, feel about the ...

No Home For The Holidays For Athletes

No Home For The Holidays For Athletes

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

When most students pack their bags and head home for the holidays, student-athletes are usually left behind to find other ways to enjoy the season. Even though the doors to the dorms are locked and the campus is closed, athletes might not have the opportunity to head home for the holidays because of gam...

Tips On Getting Grad School Ready

Tips On Getting Grad School Ready

Kailey Feshler, Multimedia Editor

November 28, 2018

Applying to graduate school can be stressful. However, offices around college campuses, including the University of New Haven, offer services and advice to students as application season is underway. The Career Development Center (CDC) is in the process of working on a video project to advise studen...

Health Services Encourages Students to Be Tobacco Free

Health Services Encourages Students to Be Tobacco Free

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 24, 2018

The Great American Smokeout was held Thursday, Nov. 15. This year, an emphasis was placed on e-cigarettes and vape pens in order to curb popularity. Schools across the state of Connecticut participate in this event which was created by the American Cancer Society to reduce the number of people who smok...

Theatre Club Sends a Message With Musical “Cabaret”

Theatre Club Sends a Message With Musical “Cabaret”

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 21, 2018

After the shooting at the synagogue in Pittsburgh by a neo-Nazi, the University of New Haven theater department saw an opportunity to speak up. Bucknall Theater hosted the opening of the theater department’s performance of “Cabaret” on Wednesday. The show takes place in a small Berlin nightclub during ...

Thanksgiving Week of Service

Thanksgiving Week of Service

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 20, 2018

The University of New Haven’s Thanksgiving Week of Service was last week. The event was co-sponsored by the Center for Student Engagement, Leadership and Orientation (CSELO), dining services, and the Annual Giving Office, the university’s office for donating. The week captured the spirit of giving back....

University Professor Brings Hitchcock to Campus

University Professor Brings Hitchcock to Campus

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

November 14, 2018

One man’s admiration and appreciation for Alfred Hitchcock was showcased in a recent exhibit in the Seton Gallery.On Tuesday (Nov. 6) a showcase entitled “$elling the Movies: Hitchcock Posters, Stills, Lobby Cards, Etc.” opened, and featured university professor Wes Davis’ collection of Hitc...

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