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USGA President: Elections Coming Up

USGA President: Elections Coming Up

Nicolette Angelli, USGA President

January 29, 2018


Filed under USGA

Welcome Back Chargers! I'm reaching out in reference to the currently available application for Undergraduate Student Government Association President, Treasurer, and Senator on Charger Connection for 2018-2019.  This form can be located on USGA's Charger Connection page under Forms, or at the li...

“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...

Athletics Exploring Apparel Provider Change to Under Armour

Athletics Exploring Apparel Provider Change to Under Armour

Catherine Cinque, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, University of New Haven

Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics and Recreation Duane Bailey is looking to switch apparel providers for the University of New Haven’s Division II teams after being hired in June. The school’s contract with Adidas will be up at the end of this academic year. One of the larger con...

University Installs First CT Chapter of Intl. City Management Assoc.

University Installs First CT Chapter of Intl. City Management Assoc.

Kiana Quinonez, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The International City-County Management Association (ICMA) is an organization designed for undergraduate and graduate students to further their interest in public service and local government. ICMA has 83 chapters worldwide, and the University of New Haven is the first to establish a chapter in Conne...

Stadium at Kayo Field Dedicated to Kathy Zolad

Stadium at Kayo Field Dedicated to Kathy Zolad

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017


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

On Monday, Dec. 11 University of New Haven Athletics dedicated the stadium that holds Kayo Field to Kathy Zolad, a member of the Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame and close friend to John and Leona Gehring, benefactors of the university. The ceremony was held in front of an array of student ath...

USGA Signs on to Letter Asking DeVos to Reconsider Title IX Changes

USGA Signs on to Letter Asking DeVos to Reconsider Title IX Changes

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

December 7, 2017


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

The Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA) at the University of New Haven is signing a letter expressing concern over proposed revisions to Title IX guidelines for universities. The letter, which is addressed to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, has already been signed by over 200 student ...

For AIDS Awareness Month, New Treatments Show Promise

For AIDS Awareness Month, New Treatments Show Promise

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Health and Fitness, Science, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

  The treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS is evolving every day, and at the forefront of that is pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). PrEP is a medication, under the name Truvada, which is taken by HIV-negative people at high-risk for contraction of HIV. It prevents the virus from attaching...

Biology Professor Honored with Bucknall Teaching Award

Biology Professor Honored with Bucknall Teaching Award

Chazz Mair, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

University of New Haven lecturer, Dr. Rosemary Whelan received an award for teaching excellence. Whelan has been working at the University of New Haven for nine years, and is currently teaching in the fields of Biochemistry and Biotechnology. Sporting a Bachelor of Science and a Ph.D. in Pharmacology...

Model UN Team Hosts Regional High School Conference

Model UN Team Hosts Regional High School Conference

Samantha Reposa, Managing Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

What started as an idea between students was brought to life on Sunday, Dec. 2 as the University of New Haven’s distinguished Model United Nations (MUN) team held Charger Model United Nations (Charger MUN) in partnership with Notre Dame High School. Around 150 students from nine local high schools...

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