The Charger Bulletin

Marching band plays on

In photo, Kelly Nelson

Kayla Mutchler, Editor-In-Chief

October 16, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of New Haven marching band has defied the odds, being the only marching band in Conn. to continue their season as planned, while keeping it safe for students, staff and spectators. This year’s show is entitled “The Best of Times.” It features student’s...

Is it a Marching Band, a Family, or Both?

Is it a Marching Band, a Family, or Both?

Beth Beaudry, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2019

With a spike from 20 to over 200 members in just 10 years, the University of New Haven’s marching band is one of the fastest growing college marching bands in the country.  This rapid growth happened under the direction of band director, Jason DeGroff. The marching band continues to grow as its me...

Marching Band Welcomes Prospective Students

Karina Krul

March 9, 2016

Saturday morning, March 5, the University of New Haven marching band held an Explore UNH day, and welcomed over fifty prospective students and their parents. The morning began in Bucknall Theatre with a presentation from admissions followed by a presentation from band director Jason DeGroff. Shortly after ...

UNH Marching Band Makes Little Boy’s Birthday Wish Come True

Karina Krul

October 28, 2015

Everyone remembers the best birthday they’ve ever had and the present that seemed too good to be true. On Oct.17, the University of New Haven marching band helped make a local boy’s birthday wish a reality. For his fourth birthday, Owen Messing, wanted to visit and conduct a marching band. When...

Styx and Stones

Karina Krul

September 9, 2015

Chargers Marching Band Revives Classic Rock Saturday Sept. 5 kicked off the season, not only for the football team, but for the Chargers Marching Band. You’ve probably seen them perform with unimaginable energy at half time, but what you probably don’t know is that they have been working...

UNH Marching Band Attends New Haven Court House Ceremony

Francesca Fontanez

November 7, 2014

The University of New Haven’s marching band made an appearance at the Richard C. Lee Court House on Oct. 30. An event was held to celebrate the 225th Anniversary of the District, as well as the 100th Anniversary of the Richard C. Lee Courthouse. The band played not only selections from their field...

UNH Marching Band Ready for a Super Season

Ashley Winward

August 27, 2014

The University of New Haven Charger Marching Band just finished a grueling week in the sun preparing for their Fall 2014 season and their show entitled “Steel,” centered around Superman as portrayed in music. The show will feature Five For Fighting’s “Superman (It’s Not Easy),” Three Doors Down’s “Kryptonite” and Daughtry’s “Waiting For Supe...

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