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A university police car, West Haven, April 20, 2022.

University chief of police responds to concerns surrounding lack of campus safety

Stephen Gangi, Contributing Writer April 26, 2022

When most children grow up, they are met with the expectations of going to college and getting a degree, but what happens if the place that these children are being sent to isn’t kept safe? Universities...

The main entrance to the University, April 10, 2022, West Haven

How long will we ignore the lack of security surrounding our campus?

Mia Adduci, Student Life Editor April 12, 2022

It wasn’t enough when two students were robbed at gunpoint last fall outside the university’s convenience store. As a result, increased patrol vehicles were visible across campus for just under a week,...

A Grocery Store Worker’s Call to Action Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

A Grocery Store Worker’s Call to Action Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor April 23, 2020

I want to start by saying it is a miracle that neither I nor anyone in my family has gotten sick. During this pandemic, my father is a healthcare worker, and I work at a small grocery store. Almost...

Students who returned from Tuscany Campus are not being tested or quarantined.

Returning Prato Students Not Being Tested Or Quarantined Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor March 10, 2020

In the wake of the University of New Haven’s recent decision to require all Prato students and faculty to return to the U.S., the university created a page on its website to keep the community informed....

University discourages nonessential travel

Campus Email Update on the Coronavirus

Amanda M. Castro, Staff Writer March 10, 2020

After recent coronavirus updates, University of New Haven’s Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Rebecca Johnson shared a community update on the coronavirus in an email to students. In...

Students leave campus following the universitys decision to suspend classes and vacate residence halls.

University Suspends Operations Amid Possible Exposure to Confirmed Case of Coronavirus

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor March 9, 2020

Late afternoon Monday, university Pres. Steven Kaplan announced that all classes and university events will be canceled through March 24. Students must vacate the residence halls by 5 p.m.Tuesday. There...

A Conversation with Chief James Gilman, Chief of UNHPD

A Conversation with Chief James Gilman, Chief of UNHPD

Anna Downs, Editor-in-Chief November 14, 2019

James Gilman has been chief of University of New Haven campus police since last spring. He retired from the Connecticut State Police after 22 years, and held campus safety positions at other colleges in...

University of New Haven Campus Police Squad Car

Halloween Safety Tips

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor October 29, 2019

Halloween-themed parties are meant to celebrate the holiday, but there are precautions that students should look out for. The University of New Haven’s public safety department offers resources to ensure...

The university police department responded to reports of a backpack theft in Dodds Hall on Wednesday.

BREAKING NEWS: Theft in Dodds Hall

Karina Krul , Editor-in-Chief March 29, 2019

In an email sent to students yesterday, Chief of Police Tracey Mooney said that campus police is currently investigating a backpack theft from Dodds Hall. The theft occurred Wednesday afternoon and was...

Walking Campus at Night

Walking Campus at Night

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer November 14, 2018

When I came to the University of New Haven four years ago, I was scared but excited. I had never been this far away from my family before, and for the first time, I was by myself. There were so many events...

Campus Crime Rates

Campus Crime Rates

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Opinions Editor October 19, 2018

As college students, sometimes we are not afraid of something happening to us on campus, but still, we must be aware of our surroundings. We also need to stay informed about what crimes are happening on...

ASR Uncovers Low Campus Crime Rate

ASR Uncovers Low Campus Crime Rate

Karina Krul, Editor-In-Chief October 17, 2018

The University of New Haven police department recently released the 2018 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (ASR), which details campus crime over the last three years. On the main campus, the...

The Issue with Safety on Campus

The Issue with Safety on Campus

Alessia Bicknese, Opinion Editor February 1, 2018

Should students be able to drive to classes after 6 p.m. without worrying about getting a ticket? -- It’s 5:45 p.m. The sun began setting well over an hour ago. But it’s time to head out to...

Admin, Students Take a Walk for Safety

Admin, Students Take a Walk for Safety

Catherine Cinque, Staff Writer October 11, 2017

For the last five years, Campus Police has hosted a Safety Walk that allows students and faculty to find potentially dangerous areas on campus they think could use improvement. This year’s walk took...

I Don’t Feel Safe On Campus and This Is Why

The Charger Bulletin February 3, 2016

This week my friends and I witnessed an altercation on campus late at night. What at first appeared to be a male student attacking a female student turned out to be a male student restraining his female...

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