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College Night Draws Students Downtown with Discounts

College Night Draws Students Downtown with Discounts

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under University of New Haven

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


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

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


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

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


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

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


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

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


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...

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

Glenn Rohrbacker

September 21, 2016


Filed under Campus News and Events

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...

Charger Poll

Alessia Bicknese

April 20, 2016


Filed under Features

That’s right – less than a month of classes left… this is NOT a drill. At this point, you probably only meet three more times with your professors! That being said, I just had to ask you guys how you were feeling about this. Pumped, or nauseous? Apparently, we’re a little confused – maybe a...

Postcards from Prato

Anelia Marston

April 20, 2016


Filed under Features, Postcards from Prato, Uncategorized

There are only three weeks left in Prato and I am already dreading leaving. I am having the absolute best time of my life. We spent another weekend in Prato last week and it was filled with even more relaxation. Last Friday, I took advantage of one of the many free school trips that are offered on the...

The Charger Battery

Kaitlin Mahar

March 23, 2016


Filed under Charger Battery, Features

Positives + From the looks of everyone’s snapchats, tweets, and posts, we all had a blast this past week! + Especially Richard Rotella, who appeared to be delighted to be able to break out his colorful wardrobe early for all Floridians to see. Negatives - Why does it seem like everybody and their mother either went to Florida or stayed ...

Charger Poll

Alessia Bicknese

March 23, 2016


Filed under Features

Welcome back, Chargers! I hope everyone had a relaxing Spring Break! Let’s get ready to jump back into the semester with a positive attitude with help from this beautiful spring weather coming our way! Looks like the majority of you are lovin’ this weather. Let’s just hope that it lasts without...

Charger Battery

Kaitlin Mahar

March 2, 2016


Filed under Charger Battery, Features

Positives: + Everybody go check out the UNH Theater Program’s production of The Maids March 2 through March 5 at 8 p.m.! + Congratulations to everyone who participated in Up ‘Til Dawn - UNH raised $114,157 for the kids of St. Jude! Negatives: - Will James Kielar’s wallyball team please ...

The Face of Student Debt

Kaitlin Mahar

February 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

If you’ve ever wondered who the face of student debt is, we now have an answer. It’s not Bernie Sanders. It’s not Uncle Sam. It’s nobody famous, infamous, or even remotely well-known. It’s Shakeem T. Fowler, a 22 year old student at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, CT, and,...

Best Ways for College Students to Earn Some Extra Cash

Kaitlin Mahar

February 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

We all know the plight of being the living, breathing realization of the “broke college student” stereotype, but what can we actually do about it? Few of us can handle balancing a full-time job with a regular course schedule, but even part time jobs don’t always make enough money for us to get...

Ask Melanie

Melanie

February 3, 2016


Filed under Features

Dear Melanie, Help. I already feel like I’m not going to do well in any of my classes this semester. I feel like they are extremely hard and that I’m not going to make it. What do I do? I’m a math major and nobody can help me. Sincerely, Mathlete Marsha Dear Mathlete Marsha, That’...

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