The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Involvement fair not in the cards

Joe Pelletier

February 9, 2011

After a snow day dashed any hope for last Wednesday’s annual Spring Involvement Fair, student center officials decided that a rescheduled involvement fair wasn’t in the cards. According to Erin Twomey, associate director...

Sorority recruitment hits record numbers

Nicole Celli

February 9, 2011

There were record numbers of women who registered for sorority recruitment, participated in the first round, and actually received bids, according to Assistant Director of Student Center and Campus Life Courtney McKenna. “Those...

Student center completion one year away

Matt Ciepielowski

February 2, 2011

Once construction is done on the Carl Hansen Student Center, approximately one year from now, the largest meeting room on campus will be on the newly added second floor of Alumni Hall. The trouble for student organizations will...

‘Do You QU?’ network picks up steam

Marissa Himbele

February 2, 2011

Surely you saw the highlighter-neon shirts that posed the question “Do you QU?” But do you? Quinnipiac University teamed up with CollegiateLink, a student-centric social networking site, to form a website to manage extracurricular...

Sorority QU201 on the table

Meghan Parmentier

February 2, 2011

In the wake of a successful fraternity-themed QU201 section, a sorority-themed section of the class is in the works. QU201 Seminar Coordinator Raymond Foery and a committee will meet today to further discuss the proposed course. Sororities...

Greek life to gain two new sororities

Meghan Parmentier

January 26, 2011

Two new sororities will join Quinnipiac’s Greek life community, according to Assistant Director of the Student Center and Campus Life Courtney McKenna, and a fraternity is under review to potentially colonize. Pi Beta Phi...

Student organizations will lose Mt. Carmel offices

Matt Ciepielowski

January 26, 2011

Starting this spring break, Quinnipiac’s student organizations will have to move from their offices and lockers in the Carl Hansen Student Center, and some won’t have another place to go. The second floor hallway of the...

BSU pushes week of MLK celebrations

Phil Nobile

January 26, 2011

Students coming back from the long winter break were welcome to free cake in Café Q as the Black Student Union began their week-long celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. “Not everyone comes from a background or place where...

Greek life will add two new sororities

Meghan Parmentier

December 10, 2010

Plans to add two new sororities to Quinnipiac’s Greek life community were confirmed on Thursday. Pi Beta Phi will colonize and begin recruitment for their founding sisters during the Fall 2011 semester, according to Panhellenic...

Hillel provides lox, cuts locks

Marissa Himbele

November 17, 2010

Alysse Mahood wasn’t worried too much about the haircut she received on Sunday. In fact, she was all smiles, knowing her hair would go to someone who needed it. “It’s just hair, it grows back,” said Mahood, a junior. Mahood...

Delt grows those mos for Movember

Robert Grant

November 17, 2010

The Quinnipiac community has a challenge: to “change the face of men’s health” during Delta Tau Delta’s second annual Movember event, according to their official Facebook page. Movember is a fundraiser in which men grow a ...

QFS fires up ‘High Life’ production

Maxx McNall

November 10, 2010

Think you can’t find Hollywood anywhere other than California? On Sunday, the Quinnipiac Film Society transformed a little piece of Hamden into its own production set. This year’s annual QFS production, “The High Life,”...