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Too Much Work!

Too Much Work!

Nadine Bourne, Staff Writer May 1, 2019

It is towards the end of the year, which means that finals are coming up pretty soon. I noticed that teachers give most of their assignments right before finals. School is already stressful enough, but...

Should College Be Free?

Should College Be Free?

Nadine Bourne, Contributing Writer March 5, 2019

From the moment high school students apply for colleges, they know that they are going to be in debt for a long time. If you are one of the few lucky students who get a full ride or have everything paid...

Paper Books Are Always Better Than E-Books

Paper Books Are Always Better Than E-Books

Nadine Bourne, Contributing Writer February 18, 2019

Technology has become a more prominent role in the lives of everyday students, going from online projects to online homework. Now professors are having their students purchase online books for the classes....

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

The Beatles Are Coming to UNH

Glenn Rohrbacker September 21, 2016

This Friday, September 23, the Beatles are coming to the University of New Haven. The occasion: a new film entitled, Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years. Directed by Ron Howard, this documentary looks...

School Segregation is Alive and Well in Hartford, Conn.

Kaitlin Mahar March 23, 2016

From the United States Supreme Court case of Brown v. the Board of Education in 1954 to the Connecticut State Supreme Court case of Sheff v. O’Neill in 1989, segregation in public schools has been a...

Ask Melanie

Melanie February 3, 2016

Dear Melanie, Help. I already feel like I’m not going to do well in any of my classes this semester. I feel like they are extremely hard and that I’m not going to make it. What do I do? I’m...

Participating in Participation

Alessia Bicknese November 11, 2015

It’s eight in the morning, your body is lacking caffeine, you barely changed out of your pajamas, you were up all night studying and now, your professor is penalizing you for not “participating”...

Erica’s Australian Adventures

Erica Naugle October 14, 2015

Lecture Recess: Part I Hey there UNH, We have a lot to cover this week! So the last time I wrote to you, I was sitting in the shared living space of my cozy little hostel in Cairns during the second...

Yale Invests $100,000 in West Haven Schools

Kerri Zbodula December 5, 2012

Yale University in New Haven, Conn., made the decision that they want to help contribute to nearby schools to improve local education. They announced on Tuesday that they would invest $100,000 in West...

Obama Calls for Educational Reform

Sara J Dufort October 6, 2010

With standardized testing scores falling and the United States ranking 21st in the world for science mastery, school districts and politicians alike are pushing for education reform and longer school years....

LA unveils $578M school, costliest in the nation

The Associated Press August 25, 2010

LOS ANGELES – Next month’s opening of the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools will be auspicious for a reason other than its both storied and infamous history as the former Ambassador Hotel, where...

The Charger Battery

Joshua Van Hoesen August 25, 2010

Positives: I don’t know about everybody else, but I am sure glad to be back at UNH (but not for the classes, don’t get me wrong). I really missed seeing everybody’s smiling cheerful face! New...

Hearing set in lesbian teen’s suit to force prom

Liz De La Torre March 16, 2010

From The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. – School officials in a rural Mississippi county told a lesbian student to get "guys" to take her and her girlfriend to a high school prom and warned the girls...

President Obama Announces Steps to Reduce Dropout Rate

The Charger Bulletin March 3, 2010

White House Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Barack Obama highlighted steps his administration will take to combat the dropout crisis and invest in strategies to ensure students graduate...

AP IMPACT: School drinking water contains toxins

Liz De La Torre September 25, 2009

From The Associated Press CUTLER, Calif. – Over the last decade, the drinking water at thousands of schools across the country has been found to contain unsafe levels of lead, pesticides and dozens...

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