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West Haven, UNH Hope for Ripple Effect Around New Housing

West Haven, UNH Hope for Ripple Effect Around New Housing

Glenn Rohrbacker
January 25, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Two years ago, people driving past CVS on Boston Post Road as they left the University of New Haven would be greeted by an abandoned warehouse, filled with cracked windows and a mysterious history. Today, the same space is occupied by a different project, but instead of being on the verge of collapse,...

Free Speech and Your School – A New Series

Free Speech and Your School – A New Series

Glenn Rohrbacker and Karina Krul
January 25, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

In October of 2016, the Charger Bulletin covered the controversy at the University of New Haven involving Sheriff David Clarke and his revoked invitation to speak here for the 25th Annual Markle Symposium. Students began questioning the free speech rights they had on campus, including how the univer...

UNH Student Missing, Campus Police Says

UNH Student Missing, Campus Police Says

Glenn Rohrbacker, Author
January 19, 2017
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

UPDATE: As of 6:27 p.m. on Thursday January 19, UNH Police reported that Allie McGrory had been found and is safe. More info to come. University of New Haven students and faculty received an email at approximately 12:23 am on Thursday January 19 concerning a missing U.N.H. student. The email, s...

President’s Corner

President’s Corner

Samantha Moul
December 8, 2016
Filed under USGA, USGA President's Corner

Hello humans! Thank you for such an incredible semester! I am eager to see how you will all end the semester so hold on to those last precious dining dollars and crush those finals! Remember to keep well rested, stay calm, and enjoy your last few weeks with your friends before heading home for...

Students Evacuated from Residence Halls After Power Outage

Students Evacuated from Residence Halls After Power Outage

Karina Krul
December 7, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

~ This is a developing story, please check back for more info ~ Last night, shortly before 10:00 p.m. EST,  power was lost and students were forced to leave Dunham Hall on the University of New Haven main campus. Many students heard a loud bang, which was originally thought to be thunder or lighnti...

ROTC Goes Into the Woods

ROTC Goes Into the Woods

Samantha Reposa
December 7, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Friday labs at the University of New Haven serve as unique opportunities for students to gain experience in their career fields. Whether it is mixing tracks in the recording studio, looking at marine life on the Long Island Sound, or in the case of the ROTC, engage in instrumental training that will...

UNH Model United Nations Wins Overseas

UNH Model United Nations Wins Overseas

Lauren Cohen
December 6, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, Global News, Student Life, University of New Haven

This was the first international conference for our Model United Nations team. Last month at the Washington D.C. conference, the students won an “Outstanding Delegation Award,” and four students also won “Outstanding Position Paper” awards. Ten students participated at this year’s international...

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

Karina Krul
December 6, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, Global News, U.S. News, University of New Haven

HIV/AIDS is an epidemic that has been prevalent in our country since the 1980s. While technology and society have come a long way since then it is still a very prevalent epidemic, and one that many feel should be more commonly spoken about. Thursday, December 1 was World AIDS Day, an opportunity to...

Clery Report Reveals Decrease in Drug/Alcohol Offenses

Clery Report Reveals Decrease in Drug/Alcohol Offenses

Glenn Rohrbacker
December 6, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Drug and liquor law violations are in decline on the University of New Haven campus, with drug and liquor arrests at a three year low, according to the 2016 Campus Clery Report released by U.N.H. Campus Police. Only two arrests for drug violations were made in 2015, with 107 instances of disciplinary...

U.N.H. Looks to Become “University of No Hate”

U.N.H. Looks to Become “University of No Hate”

Glenn Rohrbacker
December 6, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

A student gets up to present their project in class, where most dread even asking a question. The topic: gender identity, a relatively controversial issue to many people who are unfamiliar with the concept. The student places trust in his classmates to respect his integrity and his research on his topic,...

President Kaplan to Launch Regular Column to Discuss Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

President Kaplan to Launch Regular Column to Discuss Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

Steven Kaplan
December 6, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

I am pleased to announce that starting next semester I will be writing a regular column in the Charger Bulletin to promote dialogue around issues that impact our campus community and that are important to you as students. I want to thank everyone who joined me and Dean of Students Becky Johnson and her...

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

Glenn Rohrbacker
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

~ This is a developing story, please check back for more info ~ In an email to students on Wednesday, University of New Haven President Steven H. Kaplan announced his support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, along with over 400 colleges and universities across the country. Th...

Student Leaders and Administration Examine Campus Climate

Student Leaders and Administration Examine Campus Climate

The Charger Bulletin
November 29, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

University of New Haven administration held a discussion between them and student leaders on campus Monday, November 21 to discuss the issues that have been taking place concerning diversity and civil discourse. President Steven Kaplan lead the discussion by addressing what actions have been done since...

Library Display to Honor Transgender Awareness Week

Library Display to Honor Transgender Awareness Week

Karina Krul
November 29, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, Marvin K. Peterson Library, University of New Haven

The Marvin K. Peterson Library currently has a display on LGBT history with an emphasis on transgender rights to honor the Transgender Day of Remembrance and Transgender Awareness Week. This exhibit was organized by Sean Stevens, library technical assistant. When asked about his inspiration he explained,...

Delay in Registration as System Crashes on Students

Delay in Registration as System Crashes on Students

Karina Krul
November 29, 2016
Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Registration this year, did not go as smoothly as everyone had hoped. There were occasional issues with the server when seniors registered on November 7, only occurring in Sheffield Hall. “Late in the morning of November 7, a contractor accidentally shutdown the power to the network equipment in Sheffield...

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