The Charger Bulletin

Transfer Students Adjusting to U. New Haven Campus

Transfer Students Adjusting to U. New Haven Campus

Amanda M. Castro, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2019

Having to adjust to a new college or university can be challenging, especially if you have become comfortable at your old school. The process can take a toll on students’ academic experiences, especially if they are accustomed to the dynamics of a different campus and environment.  However, for ...

Tips on Adjusting to College Lifestyle

Tips on Adjusting to College Lifestyle

Kaylee Gross, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2019

Having a hard time adjusting to college? Try making your bed every morning. Getting used to dorm living can be  nerve-racking, exciting, and overwhelming. Adapting to our parents’ absence isn’t easy. Leaving home can cause stress and homesickness.  Fear of the unknown entering college wit...

A Student’s Farewell to College Life

A Student's Farewell to College Life

Jeremy Bellman, Contributing Writer

May 7, 2019

The day has come that I never thought would come soon enough: graduation. As Tony Stark said in “Endgame,” “part of the journey is the end,” and I have had quite the journey in only the four years. One of my first memories was feeling excited and terrified about starting a new chapter of my life. I c...

Should College Be Free?

Should College Be Free?

Nadine Bourne, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2019

From the moment high school students apply for colleges, they know that they are going to be in debt for a long time. If you are one of the few lucky students who get a full ride or have everything paid for, then you don’t have to worry about loans and figuring out how you’re going to pay back the ...

Paper Books Are Always Better Than E-Books

Paper Books Are Always Better Than E-Books

Nadine Bourne, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2019

Technology has become a more prominent role in the lives of everyday students, going from online projects to online homework. Now professors are having their students purchase online books for the classes. While students are saving the environment with having an eBook, there are downsides. For starte...

College students with cars, is it worth it?  

College students with cars, is it worth it?  

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

February 6, 2019

Everyone doesn’t need a car on campus, but it does give students a bit more freedom of going wherever they want at the drop of a hat. However, having a car on campus can be both a blessing and a curse. If there is one thing that commuters and students who have a car on campus complain about, it’s p...

Should College Athletes Get Paid?

Should College Athletes Get Paid?

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Over the past few years, college athletics have been receiving more attention by sports media. The intensity and competitiveness between teams outweigh any rivalry that teams in professional sports have to offer. Between the teams and fan base, it is constantly growing. This has brought more aware...

Business College Moves to Orange Campus

The College of Business will be housed  in the Bergami and Pompea Business Education Center.

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

November 14, 2018

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,...

College Night Draws Students Downtown with Discounts

College Night Draws Students Downtown with Discounts

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

September 25, 2018

Yale University Properties held College Night on Thursday (Sept. 20). Various stores offered students free samples of food, games to win prizes, and discounts through the weekend. Live music, featuring University of New Haven students,  was in the center of it all. University students from the Greater New Hav...

University Announces New School of Health Sciences

University Announces New School of Health Sciences

Carissa Moshier, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018

In the fall, the University of New Haven will open its sixth college, the School of Health Sciences with Summer McGee, Ph.D, as the first dean. The school was developed over three years with more than two dozen faculty. President Steven Kaplan said the school will help to bring in more students purs...

What’s the Deal with Prerequisites?

What's the Deal with Prerequisites?

Marissa Rosado, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

When students enter a university or college for the first time, they constantly hear their professors and counselors telling them to get their prerequisite classes out of the way. But why do we need to take these classes? Every student has to take the same exact classes in high school, so why can't th...

Coalition Calls for University to End Saudi Arabia Partnership

Coalition Calls for University to End Saudi Arabia Partnership

Glenn Rohrbacker, Ed

September 20, 2017

A letter addressed to President Steven Kaplan and Dean Mario Gaboury calls for the University of New Haven to end its partnership with the King Fahd Security College in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, citing human rights violations. The letter, authored by Stanley Heller and signed by over 40 activists, politicians (including former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stei...

University Prepares for an End to DACA

University Prepares for an End to DACA

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

September 6, 2017

In an email to students Tuesday night, University of New Haven President Steven Kaplan responded to the decision by the Trump Administration to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program passed by President Obama in 2012. Kaplan cited the approximately 800,000 people covered under DACA, ...

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

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...

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

Glenn Rohrbacker

September 21, 2016

This Friday, September 23, the Beatles are coming to the University of New Haven. The occasion: a new film entitled, Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years. Directed by Ron Howard, this documentary looks at the Beatles during the height of their fame during 1963-66, and how they handled life of the road...

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