The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Utilize our right to vote

November 11, 2014

Not everything on the Internet is true

Andy Landolfi

November 5, 2014

As print-based newspaper subscriptions dwindle—causing reputable news organizations to turn to more elaborate Internet-based dissemination models—readers increasingly use digital technology to stay updated on local, natio...

Advice from Andy

Andy Landolfi

October 28, 2014

Over the past week I became aware of a new social media app: Yik Yak. For those of us millennials, imagine Yik Yak as Formspring 2.0—a Formspring without borders; anyone can post content about a specific individual regardless o...

The Allegory of the Seminar Series

Andy Landolfi

October 21, 2014

We brush away classes we deem meaningless, not out of spitefulness, but out of necessity—when the crowd moves one direction all must follow or risk exposure. Exposure is danger; grounds for crucifixion in a highly social envir...

Alone time without your phone

Andy Landolfi

October 14, 2014

Face-to-face becomes face-to-Facebook, eye contact becomes an IPhone contact, and personal connection becomes dependent on Internet connection. This is the digital age. Because a text message is easier than a letter, because an e...

Students must put effort into classes

Andy Landolfi

October 7, 2014

The rumblings are vaguely audible, poorly constructed and terribly stated, but the complaints are thrown to the wind regardless of a speaker’s fallacious logic. The rhetoric is bitter, the comments are stinging, and the arguments...

The value of a college education

Andy Landolfi

September 30, 2014

Lets face it; a college education is expensive—and it’s not getting any cheaper. This fact, combined with a recovering economy, leads some students to choose majors that will yield higher initial returns on college investments....

The line between personal and university property

Andy Landolfi

September 23, 2014

For what it’s worth—although I am certainly not in a position to assign value—one can certainly argue that Quinnipiac, despite its arguable flaws, missteps and breakdowns, is generally quite fair in regards to the treat...

Stats don’t paint the whole picture

Andy Landolfi

September 17, 2014

In my two plus years that I have attended Quinnipiac---literally five percent of my life here on Earth---I have heard copious amounts of people lamenting, berating and insulting the “kind” of person that goes to school he...

Rave: Man Uggs

Andy Landolfi

October 9, 2013

As the scathing heat of summer gently fades into the briskness of fall, you will begin to notice the abundance of naked toes slowly beginning to dwindle away. As the summer warmth dissipates, so will the number of people walki...

New Haven crime increasing

Andy Landolfi

September 25, 2013

The New Haven Police Department has seen a rise in crime within the city since late August, the precise time that students returned to Quinnipiac. This rise in crime has occurred primarily in the city’s entertainment district, wh...

North Haven campus to get fitness center

Andy Landolfi

September 11, 2013

The university is currently in the process of planning an 8,000 square-foot fitness center on the North Haven campus that should be ready for student use by the beginning of the next academic school year. The gym will include...