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Turbokick(ed) my butt

Caroline Tufts

September 16, 2014

“Jab, jab, jab, jab, now wheel and crunch.” This was the mantra for what felt like hours during Monday night’s Turbokick® class in Studio B at the Rec Center. In truth, it was mere minutes, interspersed among other exerci...

Add classes, drop the stress

Caroline Tufts

August 27, 2014

The Bobcats are back, and busy as ever. The first day jitters may have passed, but the stress of the school year is very present, and especially for new members of our student body the idea of choosing the wrong classes can be daunt...

Schools should seek positive literature: How negativity in the syllabus carries over into students’ lives

Caroline Tufts

November 13, 2013

Katie O In ninth grade English I was introduced to “Black Boy,” “Lord of the Flies,” “The Grapes of Wrath.” As a sophomore it was “Wuthering Heights,” “Into the Wild” and “Fahrenheit 451.” By the end of...

Time out for mental health

Caroline Tufts

October 25, 2013

Midterms are here, and stress levels are beginning to soar at Quinnipiac and at college campuses nationwide. In a community of university students, who by definition are already prone to mental health issues, this surge in anx...

Dare to ditch your demon roommate

Caroline Tufts

October 4, 2013

When I arrived at Quinnipiac my freshman year, I was blissfully optimistic about what the year could hold. There were endless opportunities for clubs I could join, classes I could take and people I could meet. Add in the fact ...

Rave: Policy change saves 11-year-old’s life

Caroline Tufts

September 11, 2013

Two months ago it seemed as though Sarah Murnaghan may not live to see her twelfth birthday. Now, after a long-fought battle against the national policy regarding organ donation, Sarah’s parents have announced to CNN their victory....

Post-Rock band, Caspian, coming to The Space

Caroline Tufts

April 9, 2013

In a world where pop music reigns supreme, and mainstream lyrics dominate the airwaves, it’s easy to overlook the music behind the voices and catchy choruses. Those common features are what make a song blow up on the billboards,...

GLASS Hosts Fifth Annual Drag Show

Caroline Tufts

April 7, 2013