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Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Majelique Lewis, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Charger’s volleyball took their fourth loss of the season and broke their 10-match win streak after facing Adelphi, Oct. 9. They also broke the Chargers’ 29-game winning streak vs an NE-10 opponent dating back to 2016.   Kali Greathead was the bright spot in a tough loss; she led the team with 15 kills. Grea...

New Additions Lead Tennis to Success

New Additions Lead Tennis to Success

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Women’s tennis made program history last season, and they look to do it again. Last season, the team won 10 matches, the most in program history. Coming into the season, the Chargers were picked to finish only eighth in the NE-10 preseason poll as voted on by the league’s head coaches. They ...

Hurricane Season Hits Home On Campus

Hurricane Season Hits Home On Campus

Sommers Smith, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

The 2018 Hurricane season isn’t holding back this year, as not one, but several massive hurricane storms have slammed into the Atlantic coast. These storms are making history in the United States by being a part of the first season recorded to witness so many subtropical storms. The time period for...

Studying Abroad Widens Your World View

Studying Abroad Widens Your World View

Rebecca Tatera, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

Exploring new cultures is a wonderful way to learn more about your values, yourself, and it teaches you to respect differences and appreciate new ways of life.Those lessons are more important than they ever have been. I have explored 16 countries, gained a unique education that not all students have acc...

The Planet is Begging You: Vote for Science

The Planet is Begging You: Vote for Science

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

October 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

Recently the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report, “Global Warming of 1.5°C,” that warned we have 12 years to get climate change under control before the world faces grave consequences. As a result, a great majority of university students will be aroun...

Write Your Own “Odyssey”

Write Your Own “Odyssey”

Matt Verrilli, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, the eleventh entry in the titular video game series, gives players a front row seat to the Peloponnesian War. The series prides itself on making “history our playground,” and with this installment that has never been more true. Throughout the series, players have been to ...

New Initiative Introduces Street Signs on Campus

New Initiative Introduces Street Signs on Campus

Victoria Cagley, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Recently, two roads on the University of New Haven’s main campus have been named. The move is part of the new Building for Success Initiative whose goal is to  “revolutionize the central campus and enrich our community in countless ways,” according the university’s website. The two main stree...

University’s Largest Class Comes Back Smaller

University’s Largest Class Comes Back Smaller

Sean McGuire, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The Class of 2021 was the biggest freshman class to ever be accepted into the University of New Haven.  But is it as big as we remember? The answer is no. Every university has retention rates. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, defines retention rate as, “the percentage of...

New Bill Would Allow Part-Time Students In USGA

New Bill Would Allow Part-Time Students In USGA

Kiara Greene, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

On Friday, Sept. 21, Eric Moore, a sophomore senator for the Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA), proposed a change to the USGA constitution. The proposed changes concerned regulations for students running for positions in USGA. Currently, senators, executive board members and house members, ...

NSBE Gives Students Chance to See Themselves

NSBE Gives Students Chance to See Themselves

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is a national student and professional based organization meant to provide a community for black and minority students in the STEM fields, especially engineering. The university’s organization was restarted in fall of 2015 after going dark on campus....

Class Elections Kick-off

Class Elections Kick-off

Sommers Smith, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The chance to vote is not only approaching in the midterm elections, but also at the University of New Haven as students get a head start with class officer elections. Last week, the Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA) called first-year students and juniors to have their voices heard, and...

Women’s Soccer Continues to Struggle

Women’s Soccer Continues to Struggle

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The women’s soccer team finished last week on the short end of the stick, with losses to Southern New Hampshire Wednesday (Sept. 27) and the College of Saint Rose Saturday (Sept. 29). Wednesday’s meeting with the Penmen got off to a slow start, with not many shots on goal. In fact, there were ...

‘Lady Lady’ Shows off Masego’s New Mature Sound

‘Lady Lady’ Shows off Masego’s New Mature Sound

Thalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Masego isn’t your average rapper. With the release of his most recent album Lady Lady, the Virginia native gives fans a new album as smooth and sexy as silk. Masego’s album sticks out with his blend of jazz, house, and trap elements. Blending these sounds is no easy feat, but the 25-year-old has...

MIC Hosts Fifth Annual Fall Fest

MIC Hosts Fifth Annual Fall Fest

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

October 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The Music Industry Club (MIC) hosted their fifth annual FallFest on Saturday (Sept. 29) with 10 bands who performed on campus. The first portion of the event took place on the Bixler/Gerber quad and featured music from University of New Haven student bands, as well as tables from various clubs aroun...

Field Hockey Victory Makes Program History

Field Hockey Victory Makes Program History

Ethan Cardona, Staff

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

It was a historic victory for the women’s field hockey team Tuesday, as they earned their first win in the program’s history, defeating Mercy College 3-2. Freshman Taylor Geaglone scored the winning goal with less than five minutes remaining in the second half. Capping off the long-awaited first win ...

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