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Delta Phi Epsilon Urges Students to “Be the Change”

Delta Phi Epsilon Urges Students to “Be the Change”

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


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University of New Haven Greek organization Delta Phi Epsilon hosted their “Be the Change” campaign event on Thursday, Feb. 8. The campaign, coordinated by Kassie Winchester, a sorority member, aimed to raise awareness for the sorority’s philanthropy associated with the African Impact Foundation. ...

Pitch Perfect Series Raises the Stakes for Young Entrepreneurs

Pitch Perfect Series Raises the Stakes for Young Entrepreneurs

Gabriella Savoca, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


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The University of New Haven is airing a new show titled Pitch Perfect, a competition where young entrepreneurs pitch business ideas to a panel of judges. “The show format is similar to Shark Tank,” said Benjamin Hammel, a producer of Pitch Perfect, and a recent graduate of the university. The se...

Dr. Sloane: From Edison to Twain

Dr. Sloane: From Edison to Twain

Catherine Cinque, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


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For his nearly 400 books on American humor, there’s one book that isn’t yet on Dr. David E.E. Sloane’s shelves, his biography on a famous ancestor, Thomas Edison. Sloane is the great grandson of Thomas Edison. He has done some work on Edison and Edison’s daughter, but feels since he is a literar...

Victimology Club Hosts “Faces of Domestic Violence”

Victimology Club Hosts “Faces of Domestic Violence”

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor

February 6, 2018


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The university Victimology Club hosted “The Faces of Domestic Violence.” This was the club’s first year hosting the event, said club vice president, Kaitlyn Spear, junior criminal justice major. “We chose to host the event to spread awareness for domestic violence and to educate the student b...

Students Talk Consent on Campus

Students Talk Consent on Campus

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


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11.2 percent of all American students experience some form of physical sexual misconduct, and those are only the statistics that have actually been reported. Despite movements such as #MeToo and “It’s On Us,” which have allowed us to speak more openly about sexual violence and misconduct, the number...

Greek Life Asserts “It’s On Us”

Greek Life Asserts “It’s On Us”

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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University of New Haven Greek organizations took a stand against sexual violence and misconduct. In an event held in Bucknall Theater on Thursday, Jan. 25, members of various social Greek organizations signed the “It’s On Us” pledge. By signing this pledge, these students are committing themselv...

USGA’s History of Student Service

USGA’s History of Student Service

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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The Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA), according to their President Nicolette Angelli, is dedicated to making changes to satisfy the school’s population. USGA strives to listen to all the students on campus, and vows everyone from freshman to seniors have a “democratic citize...

Students React to Residential Halls and Policy Renovations

Students React to Residential Halls and Policy Renovations

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


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Over winter break, the University implemented changes to on-campus living, including an updated guest policy, a new sign in process, free laundry, a simplified room selection process, and facility improvements. “These updates were guided by input from students and staff during the summer and fal...

Music Industry Club Provides Students with Booking Experience

Music Industry Club Provides Students with Booking Experience

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


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With over 15o different clubs and organizations on campus, the University of New Haven allows its students the opportunity to explore and express themselves in a variety of ways. One such organization is M.I.C. (Music Industry Club), which gives students the chance to see what it takes in order to b...

University’s Prato Campus Opens the Door for Travel

University’s Prato Campus Opens the Door for Travel

Leah Walker, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2018


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Italy is a beautiful country, and this past fall I had the privilege of studying abroad at the university’s Prato campus. Aside from the experience everyone thinks about, the classes, studying abroad in Europe, since all of the countries are so close together, provides a unique opportunity to see the...

Leadership Day Fosters Student Leaders

Leadership Day Fosters Student Leaders

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

January 23, 2018


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Leadership Day, a day long conference held for all University of New Haven students, began in Bucknall Theater, Friday (Jan. 19). The theme of the conference was There is No “I” in Team, Engaging and Empowering Others. Keynote Speaker, Jason LeVasseur, inspired students and engaged them with his stories and h...

Greek Organizations Host Toy Drives for the Holiday Season

Greek Organizations Host Toy Drives for the Holiday Season

Chazz Mair, Contributing Writer

December 15, 2017


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Phi Sigma Sigma and Sigma Alpha Epsilon are hosting separate toy drives this holiday season. Both organizations gathered funds and toys from students of the University of New Haven community. SAE’s annual toy drive collects toys and funds for the Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, and to ac...

Kappa Kappa Psi Becomes Hybrid Organization

Kappa Kappa Psi Becomes Hybrid Organization

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor

December 4, 2017


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Kappa Kappa Psi (KKY), the band fraternity on campus, has completed the process to become a hybrid organization. This designation means that they can begin accepting graduate students and that they will begin to receive funding from the graduate student council along with the undergraduate student counc...

USGA Hosts Meet the Senators

USGA Hosts Meet the Senators

Sarah Costello, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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The Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA) took to Bartel’s Hall on Tuesday (Nov 29th) for a USGA senator meet and greet. Students had the opportunity to meet and voice their opinions to the newly-elected and re-elected representatives. USGA focuses on gathering input from students on campus ...

University Panel on Racial Profiling in the Media

University Panel on Racial Profiling in the Media

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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University of New Haven students and faculty gathered in Bartels Alumni Lounge to discuss the issue of racial profiling prevalent in mass media, in a panel hosted by the Charger Bulletin, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the Latin American Student Association, on...

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