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Emotional Support Animals Have Positive Impact on Students

Emotional Support Animals Have Positive Impact on Students

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Service and emotional support animals have become more accepted on University of New Haven’s campus in the past few years, and more students now have an animal in their dorm room for assorted reasons.   There is a difference between service animals and emotional support animals. According to th...

New iGrad Program Aims to Educate on Financial Literacy

New iGrad Program Aims to Educate on Financial Literacy

Nicole Rivera, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Have you heard of iGrad? The University of New Haven has partnered with iGrad to provide financial literacy services to the community at no cost for students. The program has only formally been introduced to students about two weeks ago. There have been over 150 students to login and interact wit...

Introducing the Charger Bulletin Editorial Board

Introducing the Charger Bulletin Editorial Board

The Charger Bulletin

February 7, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Opinion & Editorials, University of New Haven

The Charger Bulletin will be starting an editorial board to allow students to voice their opinions on school based issues. The board will consist of a diverse group of University of New Haven writers, sharing their perspectives, viewpoints, and opinions, to serve as the voice of students throughout the...

Haitian Students React to Trump’s Comments & Policies

Haitian Students React to Trump’s Comments & Policies

Khaaliq Crowder, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, U.S. News, University of New Haven

Recently, President Donald Trump has made actions and statements about immigrants, particularly those who hail from countries made up of black and brown people. The most recent remark that has made headlines was his comment on Haiti. The Washington Post reported Jan. 12 that Donald Trump had a meeting with colleagues where they discussed future protection of immigrants from various underdeveloped countries, like Haiti. In the meeting Trump said, “W...

Transfer Students Often Have Trouble Graduating On Time

Transfer Students Often Have Trouble Graduating On Time

Marissa Rosado, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven accepts nearly 300 transfer students every semester. With over 100 degree programs and 70 minors, students have a variety of different careers to pursue. The application process is not the difficult part, it is the after effect that makes students wonder if transferring was...

University Introduces “The Welcome Project”

University Introduces “The Welcome Project”

Caitlin Carney, Associate Editor for Videography

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Last summer, Dan May, the University of New Haven’s provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, attended a conference for The New American Colleges and Universities consortium at Valparaiso University in Indiana. The New American Colleges and Universities consortium contains 25 different...

University Announces New Gender Expression Policy

University Announces New Gender Expression Policy

Chazz Mair, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven formally announced their new gender expression policy at the start of the Spring 2018 semester. While it has been in effect since fall of 2017, the formal announcement was postponed due to the movement from InsideUNH to the new website, myCharger. Students are now allowed...

University Says No New Fee for Laundry

University Says No New Fee for Laundry

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

January 30, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In a story published on January 28, 2018 in the Charger Bulletin, it was reported that students would be charged a one-time fee starting in the fall for laundry services. An Office of Residential life representative said that the charge would be around $50 and would pay for upkeep and rental of the ...

“Free Laundry” Could Turn into Extra Fee for Students

“Free Laundry” Could Turn into Extra Fee for Students

Corina Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

January 28, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

University of New Haven students say they are excited about free laundry, but their excitement  may be short lived. University Associate Director of Housing and Operations Daniel Percopo said there may be an additional laundry fee for residents every semester starting in the upcoming fall semester...

Numbers Show Notable Lack of Diversity in University Staff

Numbers Show Notable Lack of Diversity in University Staff

Kiana Quinonez, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

At the University of New Haven, 76.38 percent of all employees are white, according to data compiled by the IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access) Council. This figure is comprised of 73.67 percent of faculty and 77.49 percent of adjunct employees. These numbers tower over the ethnic mak...

Counseling Center Saw Increase in Wait Times Last Semester

Counseling Center Saw Increase in Wait Times Last Semester

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

January 23, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Health and Fitness, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Peter Agliata goes to counseling and psychological services weekly. Well, he tries to. But to go there, Agliata, a senior at the University of New Haven, along with other students, has faced longer than normal wait times for appointments this semester; sometimes up to two weeks were needed to see his counse...

Res Life Brings Changes to Policies and Halls

Res Life Brings Changes to Policies and Halls

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Over winter break, the University implemented changes to on-campus living, including an updated guest policy, a new sign in process, free laundry, a simplified room selection process, and facility improvements. “These updates were guided by input from students and staff during the summer and fal...

Health Services Warns of Risks From Flu Outbreak

Health Services Warns of Risks From Flu Outbreak

Samantha Reposa, Managing Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Health, University of New Haven

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 offices recently sent out an active “Health Alert”for the campus community regarding the out...

University Names Chris Palmer New Athletic Director, Bailey Gone

University Names Chris Palmer New Athletic Director, Bailey Gone

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Charger Athletics, Sports, This Week's Top Stories

On Tuesday, January 16, the University of New Haven announced the hiring of Chris Palmer as the new Director of Athletics and Recreation. Duane Bailey was named athletic director in May of 2017, but left that post during the winter intersession due to unknown reasons. The university declined multi...

Chargers Host “Class at the Court” With WH Elementary

Chargers Host “Class at the Court” With WH Elementary

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 4, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Charger Athletics, Sports, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven Department of Athletics hosted the 6th annual “Class at the Court” event on Wednesday, Jan 3. The event brought 450 fourth grade students from the West Haven Elementary School district to help create an experiential learning and a community engagement experience for the student...

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