The Charger Bulletin

5 Films of 2012 to Watch

Cameron Hines

April 3, 2013

With still a lack of good films coming out in 2013, now’s a good time to catch up on films from last year you may not have seen. So here are five excellent ones from last year. 5. The Sessions: Starring John Hawkes as a man suffering from polio, The Sessions is the tale of Hawkes, now in his late 30s, and his desire to...

The Optics of Winning: Musings about the Second Presidential Debate

Simone Quartey

October 24, 2012

Ah, yes. “There you go, again,” as Ronald Reagan once said. We have arrived at the storied and much mythologized second presidential debate of the 2012 election season. It would be nice to think that presidential debates are a forum of mature and honest discussion about the issues of the day....

McMahon Meet and Greet at Branford HQ Highlights Jobs Plan

Liana Teixeira

September 19, 2012

Linda McMahon, the Republican candidate for the United States Senate, spoke to supporters on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the grand opening of her newest campaign headquarters in Branford, Conn. Guests in attendance ranged from young children to elderly citizens, as well as campaign volunteers and interns. Prior to McMahon’s arrival...

UNH Student Q&A on the Republican National Convention

Jessica Pena

September 12, 2012

Dramatic, thrilling, suspenseful and Clint Eastwood are a few of the things that could be said about this year’s Republican National Convention (RNC). The convention was hosted in Tampa, Fla., and it was a party. Tampa welcomed politicians, press, Republican citizens and a UNH student. Simone Quartey,...

Opening Day 2012

Isaak Kifle

August 29, 2012

As the summer season starts to enter its final stages, and the color changes of fall loom over the horizon, the University of New Haven began final preparations for Opening Day 2012. On Thursday, Aug. 23, the UNH community welcomed the incoming Class of 2016. Throughout the morning and afternoon, cars filled every parking lot on cam...

Romney Picks Ryan for Running Mate

The Associated Press

August 29, 2012

NORFOLK, Va. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has picked Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan to be his running mate, according to a Republican with knowledge of the development. They will appear together Saturday in Norfolk, Va., at the start of a four-state bus tour to introduce the newly...

Fall 2012 Sports Schedule

Amanda D'Alberto

August 29, 2012

The 2012 fall sports season includes five teams, and they are men’s soccer, women’s soccer, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s cross-country and football. The teams have been busy since mid-August with preseason training and scrimmages. The men’s soccer team will be the first to kick off the fall 2012 sports se...

Inspire A Generation: Highlights of the 2012 Summer Olympics

Arnold Lane Jr.

August 29, 2012

The games of the 13th Olympiad occurred over a 17-day period from July 27 to Aug. 12 in London, United Kingdom. During this time, the world would witness a spectacle of athletic performances that will be remembered for years to come. The 2012 London Games marked the first time in Olympic history...

Fall TV Line-Up: Zombies, Vampires and Time Lords, Oh My!

Jessica Pena

August 29, 2012

Every summer we are welcomed by shows like White Collar, True Blood, and (do I dare say it?) reality shows like Keeping up with the Kardashians. However, it is that time of year again where we say goodbye to those shows for now and say hello to the fall shows. Whether it’s vampires, doctors, cops, to...

Spring Concert 2012

Michelle R Morra

May 2, 2012

Spring Weekend is filled with events both put on by SCOPE and other clubs and is the biggest and most anticipated weekend all year.   And all year the most anticipated event is the Spring Concert, and this year’s concert had to be the biggest this school has ever seen.  Students love the event put on by other clubs and the Spring Come...

The 2012 NBA Draft

Tyler D'amore

May 2, 2012

The 2012 NBA Draft will be held on June 28, 2012 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The draft will start at 7:00 p.m. and will be broadcasted on ESPN. This draft class offers a lot more talent than last years. The NCAA Division One Men’s Basketball Tournament Winners the Kentucky Wildcats...

S.M.I.L.E. Hosts Walk MS 2012

Laura Pisano

April 25, 2012

This past Sunday, April 22, 2012, various students from the University of New Haven gathered to donate their time to Multiple Sclerosis in Walk MS 2012. Hundreds of walkers and volunteers all filed into the cafeteria at West Haven High School early on Sunday morning, eager to get started. The volunteer...

AAFS Conference in Atlanta, Georgia 2012

Emily Rodriguez

February 29, 2012

As a Forensic Science major, attending the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) annual conference is one the most rewarding things you can do. I had my first opportunity to attend this past week in Atlanta, Georgia. Not only did I have a chance to meet experienced professionals in the field, ...

2012 Student-Athlete Dean’s List Breakfast

Samantha Mathewson

February 29, 2012

In honor of all the hardworking student-athletes who achieved the Dean’s List, the University of New Haven Department of Athletics held a breakfast reception Feb. 24. The reception took place in the Alumni Lounge upstairs in Bartels Hall at 8:00 a.m. where coaches and teachers joined their student-...

Bryant, West Hold on to Win NBA All-Star Game

The Associated Press

February 29, 2012

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kobe Bryant got the scoring record, Kevin Durant the MVP, and the West got the win — barely. Even after that duo piled up the points, the NBA All-Star game came down to a defensive play. A bloodied Bryant scored 27 points, moving past Michael Jordan as the career scoring leader in the game, Durant had 36 in an MVP performance, and Blake Griffin’s inter...

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