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Connecticut’s First Cat Café Opens in New Haven

Connecticut’s First Cat Café Opens in New Haven

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

December 4, 2017

Angela and Michael Pullo had three things in mind when opening their business: cats, coffee, and community. The couple opened Mew Haven Cat Café, the first of its kind in Connecticut, to accomplish those goals. On Whalley Ave. in New Haven’s Westville neighborhood, passersby can see furry felin...

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2017

Updated 11/8/17 at 9:29 a.m. to include result statistics. Democrat Nancy Rossi was declared winner of West Haven’s mayoral election Tuesday night. Rossi won after a long and contentious campaign with the two other candidates, current mayor, Democrat Ed O’Brien and Republican Dave Riccio. ...

NewHaven.edu Gets a Makeover

NewHaven.edu Gets a Makeover

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

October 11, 2017

The University of New Haven launched a revamped website over the weekend, after initially redesigning the layout earlier this year. The new site is a drastic change from a year ago, when InsideUNH was still operational. The March renovation included the creation of myCharger and transferred internal informat...

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 Enters Partnership With New Haven Sister Cities

University Enters Partnership With New Haven Sister Cities

Sarah Dematteis, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017

In a press conference held Monday afternoon, The University of New Haven announced its partnership with New Haven Sister Cities, Inc. The alliance would be an initiative to promote global awareness, education, and understanding within New Haven’s eight sister cities located in China, Israel, Italy,...

University Remembers 9/11 Together

University Remembers 9/11 Together

Nicole Rivera, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017

The University of New Haven held their annual 9/11 ceremony on Monday in the Maxcy quad. This year marked 16 years since the terrorist attack that changed the world. Amongst those who attended were administration, University staff, students, the Fire Science Club, EMS Club, ACJA, USGA, ROTC, West Haven community members, and military veterans. ...

Chargers Fall in Football Home Opener

Chargers Fall in Football Home Opener

Kenny Sorentino, Contributing Writer

September 10, 2017

The New Haven Chargers football team lost opening game Saturday (Sept. 9) to the #10 LIU Post Pioneers by a score of 35-34. The loss puts the Chargers at 1-1 on the year, and 0-1 in the NE10.   After last week's strong victory against Shaw, New Haven knew the game would be tough, but within reach. LIU Post came ...

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, ...

A Look at Welcome Week 2017

A Look at Welcome Week 2017

Kiana Quinonez, Reporter

September 5, 2017

Reporter Kiana Quinonez goes through the many events that got students back into the Charger spirit for fall semester.

New Professor Starts History of African Americans Class

New Professor Starts History of African Americans Class

Kayra Clouden, Multimedia Editor

September 5, 2017

Jason Jordan, assistant professor of history, takes University of New Haven students on a journey through African American history by teaching the well-desired course “History of African Americans” this semester. Jordan joins the New Haven community after previously teaching history at the University...

Community, University Aim to Unite at WestFest

Community, University Aim to Unite at WestFest

Chazz Mair, Contributing Writer

September 3, 2017

On September 2, the West Haven community and the University of New Haven came together for the third annual WestFest. Kicked off by residents and students throwing packets of powered paint at each other to the sound of their own laughter, the two communities looked at what the other had to offer. Connor Vargo, chair of the University’s Mayor’s Advisory Committee, said that the event was an idea p...

University of New Haven Hurricane Preparations

The Charger Bulletin

August 25, 2011

URGENT NOTICE TO THE UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY With Hurricane Irene continuing to intensify and the likelihood of significant impact on the region, the University of New Haven will be implementing the following safety precautions effectively immediately. Resident students are asked to depart no later than...

Grub Gab Returns!

Matt DiGiovanni

October 6, 2010

Anyone who read the paper last year may recall the feature column “Grub Gab,” where food reviews were written on various local eateries. This is its return! One fine Saturday afternoon, I headed to The Elm Diner, located at 111 Elm Street in West Haven, to discuss some advertising plans. Little...

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