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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...

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...

ORL Introduces Charger Bucks

ORL Introduces Charger Bucks

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Last week, the University of New Haven’s Office of Residential Life (ORL), sent an email to students that introduced a program  called Charger Bucks. The program is designed as an incentive for residential students of the university to involve themselves more with the ORL. According to an email from Ti...

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, ...

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 ...

Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Nine After Coaching Change

Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Nine After Coaching Change

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The volleyball team may not  be playing with their former coach, but not much has changed as they were able to defeat LIU Post in five sets on Tuesday. This was a tough matchup for the Chargers as they finished the game with a .208 hitting percentage, 35 points lower than their season average o...

AGC Unites to Table Against Hazing

AGC Unites to Table Against Hazing

Tiara Starks, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Members of the All Greek Council (AGC) were in Bartels’ Lobby on Sept. 27 to discuss the issues regarding hazing, as the University of New Haven participated in National Hazing Prevention Week. “Our goal was to educate students and the campus about the dangers of hazing and promote the prevention ...

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Chargers volleyball has been nothing short of dominant  this season. So far, volleyball has gotten off to a 6-0 start in NE-10 conference play while going 15-3 overall. This early success can be attributed to the overall play of the team. The Chargers currently lead the NE-10 Conference in assis...

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