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News outside the Quinnipiac campus

Susan Riello

September 10, 2013

YouTube homicide confession leads to indictment Twenty-two-year-old Matthew Cordle was indicted Monday on a felony charge of aggravated vehicular homicide after he confessed in a YouTube video, according to CNN. Cordle’s confession...

Global Public Health minor offered

Susan Riello

September 10, 2013

The Department of Philosophy and Political Science are offering a new Global Public Health (GPH) minor in the College of Arts and Sciences. The minor will include two classes in global public health, four electives, two semesters...

OnmiMD donates $7.6 million to software

Susan Riello

September 10, 2013

Quinnipiac received a donation valued at $7.6 million of electronic health record technology from OnmiMD, a company based in Tarrytown, N.Y. The donation comes as part of a four-year agreement that states OmniMD will provide more...

Hike to Yoga begins

Susan Riello

September 10, 2013

The athletic center’s “Hike to Yoga” offers participants a place to meet and meditate at the base of Sleeping Giant with a selected theme. Participants then hike up the mountain to a short yoga practice and reflective conversation....

Master in Social Work program launch

Susan Riello

September 4, 2013

This past week, 10 students became the first to attend classes in Quinnipiac’s new Master in Social Work program. The program consists of 60 credits and is generally completed in two years. The foundation year, or the first...

News outside the Quinnipiac campus

Susan Riello

April 30, 2013

Man charged with use of ricin as a weapon James Everett Dutschke, a 41-year-old man from Mississippi, has been charged with possession and use of a biological agent as a weapon after letters with grains of ricin were sent to ...

Silver Spoon brings food to your door

Susan Riello

April 23, 2013

Quinnipiac University students will now have an easy way to enjoy food from their favorite restaurants - without leaving their dorms. Silver Spoon Delivery, which was founded by Quinnipiac graduate student William Scully, is a ser...

News outside the Quinnipiac campus

Susan Riello

April 16, 2013

Gun rights group endorses background checks The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms has recently endorsed the proposed legislation that would require background checks prior to gun purchases, among other regulations....

Scientists from Nicaragua to discuss public health issues

Susan Riello

April 16, 2013

On Thursday, April 18, four microbiologists from the medical school of UNAN-León in Nicaragua will hold a discussion on various diseases native to Nicaragua, and the impact of these diseases on public health. The event will take...

QU Writing Across the Curriculum challenge

Susan Riello

April 16, 2013

The deadline for this year’s Writing Across the Curriculum Student Writing Contest is Friday, May 10. Winners will be selected from the School of Business, the School of Communications, School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing...

A forum on immigration

Susan Riello

April 16, 2013

“A Forum on Immigration” will be held on Sunday, April 21, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Mancheski. The forum will give students the chance to put themselves in the shoes of an immigrant and gain insights into the challenges they...

Earth Day celebration

Susan Riello

April 16, 2013

The Earth Day celebration will take place on April 18 at Burt Kahn Court from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to the Farmers’ Market, there will be eco-friendly vendors, posters, free food, T-shirts and raffle prizes. Inside Burt...