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Housing Selection Hits a Roadblock

Housing Selection Hits a Roadblock

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

April 17, 2019


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories

The 2019-2020 housing selection process took place over the last few weeks, and encountered some problems along the way. The system crashed on Friday, March 29, causing many students to be left in the dark, and forced them to restart the process the next day. The housing system crashed due to a technica...

University Launches Strawless Initiative

University Launches Strawless Initiative

Matt Verrilli, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The University of New Haven has recently made the decision to get rid of single-use plastic straws at dining locations such as W.O.W Cafe and The Marketplace. Instead of using straws, students are being encouraged to use coffee cup lids. This is part of an effort by the university to reduce plastic po...

University Assists Transitioning Veterans

University Assists Transitioning Veterans

Wesley A. Mucik, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The transition from the intensity of military service is a huge contrast to a sedentary classroom. The challenges are many. Most veterans trying to assimilate to an academic lifestyle are faced with the challenge of being a first-generation student. Most veteran students are older than their civilian pe...

Bergami Summer Stipend Awards Students With Unpaid Internships

Bergami Summer Stipend Awards Students With Unpaid Internships

Jennifer Korn, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Every year, the University of New Haven’s Career Development Center coordinates the Bergami Summer Internship Stipend Program, which gives stipends to students with unpaid internships. The stipend allows students to accept internships they may have not been able to without financial assistance. A rece...

St. Baldrick’s Raises Over $2,000

St. Baldrick’s Raises Over $2,000

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

April 17, 2019


Filed under University of New Haven

The university raised just over $2,424 for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation on Thursday, Mar. 28. One person shaved his head and ten donated hair for the cause in the Bartels Fireplace Lounge. The foundation is a national organization that, according to their website, “exists to change these realities,...

LASA Hosts Carnival Event in Bartels

LASA Hosts Carnival Event in Bartels

Katrina Stolar, Contributing Writer

March 18, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

On March 5, the Latin American Student Association (LASA) set up a table in Bartels where students could create a mask to celebrate carnival season in Latin American countries. The table was covered with brightly-colored masks and the display included facts about carnival season. The Rio Carnival is ...

MIC Annual Benefit Show Continues Despite Setbacks

MIC Annual Benefit Show Continues Despite Setbacks

Ilana Morris & Karina Krul, The Charger Bulletin

March 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Student Life

On Saturday, March 9, the Music Industry Club (MIC) held their Annual Benefit Show in the German Club, and gave students a chance to support a good cause through music while providing members of MIC with real-world experience. The benefit raised money for A Voice For The Innocent, a non-prof...

Reserve Officer Training Corps Provides Leadership Experience

Reserve Officer Training Corps Provides Leadership Experience

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Army ROTC captain, Christopher Torres, stood behind his desk in uniform and pointed down at the large monthly office calendar atop his desk. He said that ROTC was holding an event where members of the program would read to elementary school children. “We do stuff like that all of the time,” he said. To mem...

Mew Haven Offers Study Package to Students

Mew Haven Offers Study Package to Students

Erin Stevenin, Contributing Writer

March 18, 2019


Filed under Student Life

With midterms quickly approaching, many students are studying, and stressing non stop. Midterms and finals are two of the most stressful times of the semester. Although the college offers many activities to help relax and destress, something much more exciting is happening this semester. You can spend yo...

University Launches New Campus Climate Survey

University Launches New Campus Climate Survey

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Student Life

On Thursday, Mar. 7, university President, Steven Kaplan, sent out an email to students and faculty concerning a “campus climate survey on diversity and inclusion.” The survey opened on Monday, March 11 and will close on Sunday, March 31. According to the email, the goal of the survey is to “adv...

NAACP Hosts Divine Nine Panel

NAACP Hosts Divine Nine Panel

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) at the University of New Haven hosted a Divine Nine panel on taking political action in the Alumni Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 8:00pm. There were six panelists, each from a different organization of the Divine Nine. The Divine Nine...

Breaking Down the Residence Halls

Breaking Down the Residence Halls

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Room selection can be a stressful experience. So The Charger Bulletin decided to do the work so you don't have to. Here's an inside look at the upperclassmen residence halls.   Sheffield Hall - Large-scale, apartment-style living for upper-class students on campus. Sheffield includes partial kitchens, one to three bedrooms, a living room, and fits two to six stu...

ACJA Hosts “Know Your Rights” Panel

ACJA Hosts “Know Your Rights” Panel

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The American Criminal Justice Association (ACJA) hosted a “Know Your Rights” panel to a packed Alumni Lounge on Monday, Feb. 25. Panelists talked about common misconceptions people may have about what exactly their rights are when confronted by law enforcement, and the proper protocol to follow. ...

Marketplace to No Longer Holds IDs

Marketplace to No Longer Holds IDs

Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Student Life

New Sodexo general manager Juan Dominguez and new student ambassador for University Dining Jovan Bloise announced Friday that The Marketplace in Bartels Hall will longer be holding ID cards when students ask for a to-go container, start in the lunch operating hours on Friday, Feb. 22. This follo...

Jovan Bloise to Replace “Dining Dan”

Jovan Bloise to Replace “Dining Dan”

Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Dan Simpson, better known to students as “Dining Dan,” left the university Thursday, after three years in his role as student ambassador for Dining Services. He will be replaced by Jovan Bloise, who began his tenure as student ambassador on Friday. Simpson started the role in Oct. 2015 and wa...

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