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Venturelli, Gleeson get Nobel experience [Document]

Joe Pelletier

November 17, 2010

Louis Venturelli and Giana Gleeson prepared themselves for an eye-opening experience when they traveled to Japan. Even then, they got a lot more than they bargained for. Joining David Ives, executive director of the Albert...

There’s no such thing as forced diversity

Joe Pelletier

November 2, 2010

President John Lahey messed up. I hope he knows it, and I hope he plans to publicly acknowledge it, because his words on planning to hire a “high quality African-American” were out of line. I understand university p...

Late spark from Velaj leads women’s soccer to 1-0 win [Video]

Joe Pelletier

October 29, 2010

Check out the game-winning goal from forward Furtuna Velaj: Junior forward Furtuna Velaj snapped an 83-minute scoreless affair against Sacred Heart with a game-winning header in the final minutes, helping the women's soccer team to a conference win at h...

Two profs pass on

Joe Pelletier

October 12, 2010

Quinnipiac faculty members Jack Kaplan, 61, and Joachim Schnabel, 65, died last week in unrelated circumstances, according to separate announcements on MyQ. Kaplan, a professor of mathematics, spent more than 28 years as...

Men’s tennis misses out on finals in home tourney [Slideshow]

Joe Pelletier

October 12, 2010

For the first time in the eight-year history of the Quinnipiac Invitational, men’s tennis didn’t win a singles or doubles draw on their home courts. And faced with sterling performances from UConn and Fairfield this weekend,...

NHPD actions under fire

Joe Pelletier

October 5, 2010

Recent New Haven police conduct is “indefensible,” one New Haven civil rights lawyer said. Another identified one instance of false arrest and a “chilling of the First Amendment.” The lawyer for the recently-raided Alchemy...

Q30 News: Cheshire slayings, book rentals and New Haven dangers [VIDEO]

Joe Pelletier

September 23, 2010

Q30 seniors Amanda Eugenio and Jack Lamson bring you the latest in local news: For more from Q30, check out their new news website....

Make history: Nickname Crescent spot

Joe Pelletier

September 22, 2010

The Rat. Hep Creek. Dorm Road.   The Bank. Nicknames are an integral part of the college experience--and not those positive, university-inspired “Bobcat Den” nicknames. I’m talking about nicknames that make our public...


Joe Pelletier

September 15, 2010

More than 1,000 tickets remain available for the Student Programming Board’s Fall Show featuring Bob Saget on Oct. 2. All are for arena seating, though, as tables for undergraduates on the floor of the TD Bank Sports Center...

Late penalty kick lifts Boston College over Bobcats, 1-0 [Video]

Joe Pelletier

September 5, 2010

Eighty-nine minutes of shutout soccer wasn't enough for the Quinnipiac men's team to come out unscathed against No. 12 Boston College. Deadlocked until the final moments of the game, Eagles midfielder Conor Fitzpatrick capital...

Judge: Quinnipiac was not in compliance with Title IX (See his ruling here)

Joe Pelletier

July 21, 2010

Quinnipiac University was in violation of Title IX by eliminating their volleyball team and introducing a competitive cheer team, U.S. District Judge Stefan Underhill ruled Wednesday in his 95-page decision. Underhill said that...

Textbook rentals start up next fall

Joe Pelletier

April 14, 2010

Following the financial boom of textbook rental Web sites like, a rent-a-text program will be in place at Quinnipiac University’s bookstore beginning this fall semester. It was not a response to textbook rental...