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Sigma Iota Alpha Hosts “‘F’ is for Feminism” Event

Sigma Iota Alpha Hosts “‘F’ is for Feminism” Event

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. (SIA) hosted an event on Tuesday, Feb. 5, to educate the campus on feminism. This was an educational event and discussion open to anyone on campus and aimed at creating a better understanding of what it means to be a feminist. Amber Marrero, a junior cyber systems major,...

NAACP Hosts “Policing the Police” Panel

NAACP Hosts “Policing the Police” Panel

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), hosted Policing the Police, a panel in the Alumni Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The event was open to anyone on campus and included a panel of students, professors, and professionals in the criminal justice field. “It came about beca...

ISA Hosts “International Night”

ISA Hosts “International Night”

Katrina Stolar, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Student Life

On Saturday, Feb. 2, the International Pathways Program, in conjunction with the International Student’s Association (ISA), hosted “International Night” in Bartels Alumni Lounge. The event had a selfie station, streamers, balloons, and served beverages, subs, chips, and ice cream. Music from aroun...

What Happens With Course Evaluations?

What Happens With Course Evaluations?

Victoria Cagley, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Campus News and Events

At the end of each semester, students are asked by the university to fill out course evaluations for the classes they took, and to reflect on their instructors. Many students, however, do not know how those evaluations are used by the university. Associate provost of the College of Arts and Sciences, Stuart Si...

Students Rollback at Welcome Event

Students Rollback at Welcome Event

Ilana Morris, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2019


Filed under Student Life

On Tuesday Jan. 22, the Office of Residential Life, Center for Student Engagement, Leadership, and Orientation, ChargerREC, Graduate Student Services, Undergraduate Student Government Association, and Student Committee of Programming Events (SCOPE) hosted a 70s Rollback night in the Beckerman Recreati...

Conn. Justice Kicks-Off Black History Month

Conn. Justice Kicks-Off Black History Month

Serena Piervincenzi, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, Feb.1, chief justice of the Conn. state supreme court, Richard A. Robinson, came to speak at Bucknall Theater to kick off Black History Month on the University of New Haven’s campus.  Robinson’s speech focused on his upbringing as a young black American in Stamford, Conn. Born in 1957...

Students and Faculty Weigh In On Shutdown

Students and Faculty Weigh In On Shutdown

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The government is now open, ending what became the longest government shutdown to date. The shutdown lasted over 30 days, and is now in the midst of a three-week open period for legislators to get together in an attempt to compromise on a federal budget. Federal workers, students receiving financia...

University Purchases St. Paul’s Church

University Purchases St. Paul’s Church

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven has purchased St. Paul’s Catholic Church on First Avenue in West Haven, Conn. The university has had a relationship with the church for almost a decade, and is now expanding that relationship to ownership. “The university has been leasing the parking lot on a Monday t...

Holing IDs Won’t Work

Holing IDs Won’t Work

Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

The Marketplace in Bartels will once again be collecting ID cards from students wishing to take a to-go box when they swipe in. Student’s IDs are held at the register until they retrieve them on their way out of the dining hall. This policy is the same one that was implemented by Sodexo in the spring of 2018...

Men’s Basketball Continues Five-Game Winning Streak

Men’s Basketball Continues Five-Game Winning Streak

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The Chargers are in the midst of a five-game winning streak after defeating Stonehill on Saturday 98-87 in overtime. This is their second five game winning streak of the season, and their third streak where they have won three or more consecutive games.   The Chargers currently sit in first place in...

Criminal Justice Student Awarded National Recognition

Criminal Justice Student Awarded National Recognition

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under University of New Haven

Getting a paper published in a national magazine is no easy feat. With competition from fifty other states, having your work acknowledged on such a large scale isn’t something every college student can say they have achieved. But for one student, it was. Alyssa Stolecki, a junior criminal justice ...

Letter to the Editor: New Harvard Policy

Letter to the Editor: New Harvard Policy

Jeremy Bellman, Guest Writer

December 18, 2018


Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion & Editorials

Since last year, there has been a policy implemented at Harvard University that blacklists all students belonging in a same-sex organization. This policy denies students the opportunity to hold any leadership positions on campus, in other organizations or athletic teams and even denies them the chance...

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

As the University of New Haven grows, its programs have to follow suit and, as of Nov. 16, one graduate program did just that. The university’s master’s degree in healthcare administration is now accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), which makes ...

University Remembers Holodomor

University Remembers Holodomor

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

On Dec. 1, the university gathered in Bucknall Theater to remember the 85th anniversary of Holodomor and the 5th anniversary of the Maidan Revolution of Dignity, both events in the history of the Ukraine. The event was orchestrated by Victor Markiw, lecturer in music and coordinator for the musi...

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