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New Haven, Conn.: The Epicenter of Connecticut’s Housing Mafia?

Kaitlin Mahar

March 30, 2016

Filed under Opinion & Editorials

Earlier this month, the New Haven Independent published Aliyya Swaby’s article “Affordable Housing Elusive in Boom,” detailing New Haven, Connecticut residents’ desperate need to find a balance between affordable housing...

Local New Haven Musicians Performs at Lyric Hall

Elissa Sanci

March 30, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Dressed sharp in a royal blue blazer, Corey Staggers walked center stage, soprano saxophone in hand, to thunderous cheers. After thanking the audience, filled with family, friends and members of the New Haven community, he started...

Tackling Homelessness in New Haven

Patricia Oprea

March 23, 2016

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Connecticut was the first state in the United States to end veteran homelessness this past year. Now there is another challenge to overcome—ending chronic homelessness. This refers to people who have been homeless for extended...

3 Day Start Up comes to UNH

Alyssa MacKinnon

November 18, 2015

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The 3 Day Startup program was initiated by Jon Spiegel and Austin who contacted companies like Bigbang, Connecticut Innovations, Inc., and Hobzon Motzer, Inc to sponsor the program. This three day event was designed to help students...

Making the Most of MakeHaven

Alyssa MacKinnon

November 18, 2015

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

MakeHaven is an amazing space on State Steet in downtown New Haven. They proudly declare that, “It’s a gathering place and workshop for makers, creators, tinkerers and dreamers.” The varied but close-knit group work promotes...

Local Gigs of the Week

Ashley Winward

February 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Toad’s Place Feb. 26: Bright Night 14: Electro Glow Party Feb. 27: Partynextdoor The Space Feb. 28: The Dodos with Springtime Carnivore BAR (21+) Feb. 25: California X with Ovlov and Dead Pines Cafe Nine (21+) Feb. 25: Kings and Queens of East Rock ...

Make-A-Wish grants a rocking wish

Samantha Mathewson

December 10, 2014

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

Adrian Laureano was granted his wish Dec. 7 to sing with Disney Channel stars Austin and Ally in L.A. Dec. 11. UNH students and many others gathered to celebrate with him and make him feel like a true rock star.  Adrian Laureano got t...

ESUMS breaks ground

Miriam Correia

November 19, 2014

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

After a long journey, ground has finally been broken for the Engineering and Science University Magnet School. The school was dreamed up in 2005 and debuted in 2008 as a partnership effort between the University of New Haven, New Haven and West Haven. ESUMS has h...

UNH Marching Band Attends New Haven Court House Ceremony

Francesca Fontanez

November 7, 2014

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

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...

Trying to make the grass greener on the other side?

Kayla Katt

September 24, 2014

Filed under Opinion & Editorials

While walking to class, I don’t appreciate getting wet from the sprinklers. I also dislike having to dodge the giant puddles in the walkways that the sprinklers make. Sprinklers should be used to water grass, not the concrete...

President’s Public Service Fellowship Presentations

Samantha Higgins

September 16, 2014

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The sixteenth year of the President’s Public Service Fellowship at the University of New Haven came to an end Friday Sept 5. Over the course of 11 weeks, 11 UNH students of various majors were placed at different non-profit...

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