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Seton Art Gallery Hosts New Exhibit: History of LGBT Movie Posters

Seton Art Gallery Hosts New Exhibit: History of LGBT Movie Posters

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017
Filed under Movies, Student Life, University of New Haven

“Anything that’s worth doing is worth overdoing.” That is a quote adjunct professor Wes Davis attributes to himself. It can also describe the current show on display in the Seton Art Gallery at the University of New Haven. “LGBT Movie Poster History and Iconography” covers the history...

It’s On Us Holds Up a Clothesline of Support

It’s On Us Holds Up a Clothesline of Support

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017
Filed under Student Life, University of New Haven

The It’s On Us National Week of Action took place the week of April 2. It’s On Us is a campaign to address and end sexual assault and domestic violence on college campuses. The campaign was started in 2014, and there is a Week of Action each semester to raise awareness. The week is in April because...

Is Living On Campus Worth It?

Is Living On Campus Worth It?

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
April 11, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In the April 4 issue of The Charger Bulletin, President Steven H. Kaplan wrote a column outlining his belief in the benefit of living on campus, versus living off. Students responded to Kaplan’s letter online and via social media, disputing the value of living in university housing, when they could...

Students Prepare for the Worst in Mass Casualty Drill

Students Prepare for the Worst in Mass Casualty Drill

Evan Grady, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

On April 5 and 6, the University of New Haven’s Henry C Lee College held a mass casualty drill as a way to train and prepare students whose future careers first response and national security. The drill was a simulation of a mass casualty bombing involving a terrorist using chemical weapons. The...

UNH Professors and Students Discuss Concerns With Trump Science Policies

UNH Professors and Students Discuss Concerns With Trump Science Policies

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
April 11, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Science & Technology, U.S. News, University of New Haven

President Trump signed an executive order on March 21 that included measures to dismantle the Clean Power Plan, a set of regulations put into place by former President Obama, designed to restrict the emission of fossil fuels. Reactions to this plan have varied across the country, with support from...

Sodexo, University Unveil New Meal Plans for Fall 2017

Sodexo, University Unveil New Meal Plans for Fall 2017

Christina Genovese, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Food and Drink, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In the fall of 2017 Sodexo will implement new meal plans for students. Sodexo is also making changes in the Marketplace and dining hours. The Marketplace will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. next year, and the space will be renovated to be more accommodating to students and ease congestion. These changes...

Botwinik Hall to Be Renamed “Gerber Hall”

Botwinik Hall to Be Renamed “Gerber Hall”

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
April 10, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In an email to students, President Steven H. Kaplan announced that Botwinik Hall, a freshman and sophomore residence hall at the University of New Haven, would be renamed Gerber Hall. The namesake comes from Murray Gerber, who received an EWMBA from the University in 1979. “Murray Gerber has made...

World Famous Opera Singer Holds Master Class for Music Students

World Famous Opera Singer Holds Master Class for Music Students

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer
April 6, 2017
Filed under Music, Student Life, Theatre, University of New Haven

On Tuesday April 4, internationally renowned opera baritone George Gagnidze held a workshop and master class at the University of New Haven. The first part of his visit was dedicated to music and sound recording students, and took place in the recording studio on the first floor of Dodds Hall. F...

President Kaplan Encourages Students to Live On Campus

President Kaplan Encourages Students to Live On Campus

Steven H. Kaplan, President, University of New Haven
April 4, 2017
Filed under Opinion & Editorials, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

One of the best decisions that all four of my children made as college students was choosing to live on campus. My oldest, in fact, spent all four years in campus housing and is now a successful medical doctor. The reason I share this is because, as an educator, I have long believed that the educational...

Empowered Women Empower Women: UNH Women’s Leadership Conference

Empowered Women Empower Women: UNH Women’s Leadership Conference

Samantha Reposa, Assistant Editor
April 4, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Women of all ages and backgrounds gathered in the Bucknall Theater at the University of New Haven to celebrate their womanhood with a theme surrounding “Women, Media and the Gender Lens” at the Women’s Leadership Conference hosted by the University. Alicia Keys’ hit Girl on Fire welcomed Pat...

Commuters Have Mixed Feelings on Commuter Appreciation Week

Commuters Have Mixed Feelings on Commuter Appreciation Week

Caitlin Carney, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life, University of New Haven

At the University of New Haven, the campus is almost 50% commuter students and many students know of their struggles with parking, but this past week the Center for Student Engagement, Leadership and Orientation (CSELO) put on Commuter Appreciation Week. This week aimed to help commuters feel more welcomed...

Amy Bleuel, Founder of Project Semicolon, Dies at 31

Amy Bleuel, Founder of Project Semicolon, Dies at 31

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief
April 3, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Health and Fitness, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Amy Bleuel, founder of Project Semicolon, a non-profit organization dedicated to suicide prevention and mental health awareness died on March 24. Bleuel, 31, started Project Semicolon in April of 2013 as a way to reduce stigma around mental illness and provide support for those struggling. In the...

A Panel on Free Speech for College Campuses

A Panel on Free Speech for College Campuses

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, Student Life, University of New Haven

On Wednesday (March 29) the student dining room was filled with students and faculty across campus, all gathered for the Charger Bulletin’s panel on free speech on college campuses. The panel was organized by the University of New Haven’s Charger Bulletin and Society of Professional Journalists,...

University, Sodexo Respond to Nutrition Report Allegations

University, Sodexo Respond to Nutrition Report Allegations

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
April 2, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The Charger Bulletin, in Tuesday’s edition, reported on a study about Sodexo’s nutritional value. This report was published on a website at https://www.isitbadforyou.com which gave Sodexo an ‘F’ rating for nutrition. Since publication, officials from the university and Sodexo have expressed their concerns over the legitimacy and credibility of...

Sodexo Receives an F Rating on its Quality of Food

Sodexo Receives an F Rating on its Quality of Food

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor
March 29, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Sodexo’s nutrition was reviewed by ‘Is it bad for you.com’ and received an F rating. Sodexo provides food to over 500 school districts and 850 universities over 80 different countries, including the University of New Haven. They are considered a world leader in life services, with a headquarters...

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