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New Non-Propfit Aims to Teach Immigrant Women

New Non-Propfit Aims to Teach Immigrant Women

Kiana Quinonez, Manging Editor

February 6, 2019


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

America is known as the land of the free and home of the brave. But, for some refugee and immigrant women, a new country with a new language and rules can be very tough to navigate. Elena’s Light was born from this very issue. The organization focuses on educating immigrant and refugee women on the E...

Criminal Justice Student Awarded National Recognition

Criminal Justice Student Awarded National Recognition

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under University of New Haven

Getting a paper published in a national magazine is no easy feat. With competition from fifty other states, having your work acknowledged on such a large scale isn’t something every college student can say they have achieved. But for one student, it was. Alyssa Stolecki, a junior criminal justice ...

Government Reopens On Shaky Ground

Government Reopens On Shaky Ground

Karina Krul, Editor-In-Chief

January 30, 2019


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

On Friday Jan. 25, President Donald Trump reached an agreement to reopen the government for three weeks, while negotiations over the border wall continue. This temporary agreement ended the longest government shutdown in history, coming in at 35 days in total, and allowed the House and Senate to pass a ...

Government Shutdown Impacts University Alumni

Government Shutdown Impacts University Alumni

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2019


Filed under This Week's Top Stories, Top Stories, University of New Haven

The longest government shutdown in history has been going on for 32  days, with 800,000 people still out of work, including University of New Haven alumni. Samantha Higgins graduated in 2016 with degrees in criminal justice victim service administration and psychology with a community clinical concen...

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

December 18, 2018


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

As the University of New Haven grows, its programs have to follow suit and, as of Nov. 16, one graduate program did just that. The university’s master’s degree in healthcare administration is now accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), which makes ...

University Remembers Holodomor

University Remembers Holodomor

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

December 18, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

On Dec. 1, the university gathered in Bucknall Theater to remember the 85th anniversary of Holodomor and the 5th anniversary of the Maidan Revolution of Dignity, both events in the history of the Ukraine. The event was orchestrated by Victor Markiw, lecturer in music and coordinator for the musi...

University Celebrates Trans Awareness Week

University Celebrates Trans Awareness Week

Kailey Feshler, Multimedia Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under University of New Haven

Between Nov. 12-19 this year, according to glaad.com, “…individuals and organizations around the country will participate in Transgender Awareness Week to help raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people and address the issues the community faces.” To encourage peo...

Health Services Encourages Students to Be Tobacco Free

Health Services Encourages Students to Be Tobacco Free

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under Student Life, University of New Haven

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...

Seniors Experience Registration Issues

Seniors Experience Registration Issues

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 14, 2018


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

On Monday, Nov. 5, seniors of the University of New Haven woke up bright and early in anticipation for class registration. With schedules prepared and eyes glued to their computer screens, these students waited for the clock to strike 7 a.m. before frantically punching in registration codes for their...

Business College Moves to Orange Campus

Business College Moves to Orange Campus

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

November 14, 2018


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

The College of Business has launched a pilot program to begin moving the college to University of New Haven’s Orange campus, according to Brian Kench, dean of the College of Business. The program began this semester and will fully transition for the 2019-2020 academic year. As part of the pilot,...

Emails Receive Confidential Addition

Emails Receive Confidential Addition

Anthony Gangemi, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Over the past few weeks, confidentiality notices have been included at the bottom of every email received from professors, faculty, offices, and clubs at the university. Only emails that are filed under username@newhaven.edu have the confidentiality notice applied through the server. No student emails (...

University Professor Brings Hitchcock to Campus

University Professor Brings Hitchcock to Campus

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life

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...

Students Join to Celebrate Diwali

Students Join to Celebrate Diwali

Lindsey Scalabrino, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life

On Friday, the Indian Student Council hosted their annual Diwali celebration. Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights that represents the triumph of good over evil and light over dark, is one of the most significant celebrations in India. Students at the University of New Haven gathered to commemorate D...

University Seeks to Lessen Food Waste

University Seeks to Lessen Food Waste

Corina Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Over 130 billion pounds of food are discarded every year in the United States. According to the Food Recovery Network, an organization created by students from the University of Maryland that fights to reduce food waste on college campuses, 22 million pounds come from colleges alone. The University...

Ask Azzi Anything

Ask Azzi Anything

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Robert Azzi, an accomplished photojournalist, columnist, and public speaker sees it as his mission to give Muslims a voice. On Oct. 15 he visited the University of New Haven to talk about his experience as a Muslim-American. Azzi is a New Hampshire native with a Christian background. After moving to...

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