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Livin’ la vida local

Andrew Vazzano

April 30, 2010

What’s going on around you right now?  Where are you friends?  Where are the best places to eat in your neighborhood? Now you can know with a few clicks of the mouse or a quick glance at your phone. With the advent of new technology and the Inter...

Senior’s farewell: Make sure you go for it

Andrew Vazzano

April 28, 2010

Thank you. Four years ago, I came to this school with a shaky idea of what I wanted to do with my life.  I figured something would come up along the way and spark my interest eventually.  Well, it did.  Four years later,...

Big League Wiffleball sparks interest around the globe

Andrew Vazzano

April 18, 2010

The long yellow bat, the perforated white ball and any rules you want to come up with.  That’s wiffle ball, a game normally played by children still in elementary school. But for Nick Benas and Jared Verrillo, CEOs and co-creators...

SGA’s Election Committee unanimously votes to remove Skidmore from ballot

Andrew Vazzano

March 29, 2010

The Student Government Election Committee unanimously voted this afternoon to remove Allison Skidmore’s name from the ballot for Vice President of Programming, according to Election Committee member Matt Galo. After receiving...

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Andrew Vazzano

February 17, 2010

(For those uninformed or unaware, that headline reads: Morse at QU.) First, a little about myself: Indiana Jones (yes, all four movies) and National Treasure, and even the sequel, rank among some of my favorite movies of all...

Quinnipiac University to open medical school

Andrew Vazzano

January 28, 2010

Estimated $75M for medical school, but no reductions to current programs, Lahey says Quinnipiac University will begin the process of opening a medical school, President John L. Lahey announced Thursday morning. The medical school, which will be lo...

Two QU freshmen arrested on drug-related charges

Andrew Vazzano

January 25, 2010

Two Quinnipiac University students were arrested early Saturday morning after marijuana and cocaine were found in their rooms. Mathew Scherl and Bradley Burkhard were arrested after police responded to a call at 3 a.m. on Saturday.  Polic...

Slideshow: Men’s ice hockey ties Niagara

Andrew Vazzano

January 23, 2010

Men's ice hockey skated to a 3-3 tied with the Niagara Purple Eagles on Saturday. Photo credit: Andrew Vazzano...

Photos: Men’s ice hockey falls to St. Cloud

Andrew Vazzano

January 17, 2010

Photos by Andrew Vazzano for The Quinnipiac Chronicle....

Welcome to the new QUChronicle.com

Andrew Vazzano

January 12, 2010

As you most likely can tell, you're looking at a brand new QUChronicle.com. Over the past few weeks, the staff at The Quinnipiac Chronicle has been hard at work designing, tweaking and building the new site.  We would like to ...

Midnight mediocrity

Andrew Vazzano

October 20, 2009

Even free sherpa hats couldn't save this event. "Midnight Madness," a terrible moniker for an event that ends at 8:30 p.m., fell flat on Friday. From the lack of students in the stands to the mishmash of events, the event neither...

Photo: Fallen Hamden soldier honored across Quinnipiac

Andrew Vazzano

October 6, 2009

Quinnipiac University flew its flag at half-staff on Monday in honor of U.S. Army Capt. Benjamin Sklaver, a Hamden resident, who was killed in Afghanistan on Friday. Gov. Jodi Rell ordered all state flags to be lowered and said,...