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Traveling Alone in Europe

Photographed: Rebecca hiking in Poland

Rebecca Tatera, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2019

First off, the University of New Haven Study Abroad Office does not encourage traveling by yourself. It has been my choice to travel alone. This is my third time studying abroad in Prato, Italy. I was here for fall 2016, worked here the summer of 2018, and now I am back for the fall. The Prato...

That Time I… Interned for One of the Largest Retail Real Estate Development Companies in the U.S.

That Time I… Interned for One of the Largest Retail Real Estate Development Companies in the U.S.

Gianna Scire, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2019

This year, while many of my friends were getting summer-ready, going back to their summer jobs and getting excited about summer break, I was in full panic mode. For six months, I was determined to find an internship, but not just any internship; not one that would make me fill my days with work for...

An Introvert Abroad: The Benefits of Foreign Study from Someone Once Reluctant

An Introvert Abroad: The Benefits of Foreign Study from Someone Once Reluctant

Ariana Ferrante, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2019

During  my freshman year at the University of New Haven, advertisements for the study abroad program were everywhere. The Prato campus staff manned tables at events, sent out emails, and even appeared in classes to explain the benefits of studying internationally. It was inescapable, and I vehement...

Reserve Officer Training Corps Provides Leadership Experience

Reserve Officer Training Corps Provides Leadership Experience

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

March 18, 2019

Army ROTC captain, Christopher Torres, stood behind his desk in uniform and pointed down at the large monthly office calendar atop his desk. He said that ROTC was holding an event where members of the program would read to elementary school children. “We do stuff like that all of the time,” he said. To mem...

Students Find Experience with Pitch Perfect

Students Find Experience with Pitch Perfect

Victoria Cagley, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019

For the last two years, a group of University of New Haven students has come together to create “Pitch Perfect,” an online show in which college students compete against one another, pitching entrepreneurial ideas to a panel of judges. The show is almost entirely student-run, from the composition of the pro...

Internships are What you Make Them

Internships are What you Make Them

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Opinions Editor

September 11, 2018

When you think of an internship, it’s usually associated  with no pay, long hours, and coffee runs. But the experience I gained is one that I will cherish. Over the summer, I received the opportunity to intern at Fox 61 in Hartford. At first I was shocked because out of so many applicants I w...

A New Way of Grading Group Projects

A New Way of Grading Group Projects

Catherine Cinque, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

Students have often expressed a disdain for group project. There is uncertainty with partners and who will be doing the majority of the work, if not the entire thing. But some professors are catching on to the issues that is the group project. Dr. Matthew Schmidt in the University of New Haven’s...

President’s Corner

James Kielar

February 17, 2016

Chargers, You can do anything you put your mind to! While the possibility of failure may be reason enough to not try something new, keep in mind this quote by John F. Kennedy: “those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.” While many quotes are overused and cliché, this particular quote...

I’m a band geek and proud of it!

Ashley Winward

October 8, 2014

Band Geek. A stereotype that has been passed down the high school food chain for generations. While some consider the stigma to be negative, those who have devoted their life to the band wear it with pride. I’ve been in marching band for nearly a decade and of all the reasons, moments and experiences,...

Postcards from Prato

Ashley Arminio

September 10, 2014

Hello everyone! It’s only been a week but I feel like I’ve been here for months. I’ve already learned and experienced so much; I know that this decision was perfect for me. Over the weekend, a group of us went to Florence and Viareggio, which are two places I know I will be going back to! The food here is… amaz...

Living in a Firehouse Provides Real-World Experience

The Charger Bulletin

November 14, 2012

By Karen Grava, Director of Media Relations   Six UNH students are finding that their living situation this year isn’t very conducive to sleep – at least on some nights. That’s because they are living in the Allingtown Firehouse, and every time there is a fire or emergency call, they...

Well That’s the End of That

Matt DiGiovanni

May 2, 2012

Here I am, something like 52 issues and editorials later, and about to wrap up my time at the University of New Haven. It’s been a good run for the past four years, and I can honestly say that I don’t regret my decision to attend UNH over any other school I considered, granted, I didn’t even fin...

An Unforgettable Experience

Elizabeth Field

May 2, 2012

I would like to begin by saying that the last three years that I have spent as a staff writer for The Charger Bulletin have been a wonderful, unforgettable experience. As editor of my high school paper, I always assumed I would become involved in my future University’s paper. When I first arrived ...

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