The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Sigma Gamma Rho wigs up for breast cancer

Amy Maciejowski

November 3, 2010

Hidden under his suit jacket, junior Sean Kelleher wore a wristband that explained why he attended the Wig Party on Saturday night. “My aunt died of breast cancer a few months ago, so I am rather interested in the subject...

Phi Sig rocks up $10K

Jenn Lepore

October 27, 2010

After 24 hours of rocking in rocking chairs outside of Burt Kahn, the women of Phi Sigma Sigma’s raised $10,000 for the Phi Sigma Sigma Foundation, which directly benefits the National Kidney Foundation. This year’s Rock-a-Thon,...

Global affairs group earns charter

Amy Maciejowski

October 27, 2010

Some Quinnipiac students are expanding the “community” so sought after on campus, by creating a new student organization. The newly developed Global Affairs Association intends to broaden the horizons of student’s knowledge. The...

Delts fire up annual football tourney

Amy Maciejowski

October 12, 2010

Footballs soared through the Quad on Sunday, signaling the onset of Delta Tau Delta’s First Annual Flag Football Tournament. “We’ve had a good turnout ... about 16 teams signed up so we want to keep doing it every year,”...

ADPi shores up $3K in ‘Jail ‘N Bail’ money

Andrew Timothy

October 12, 2010

A beautiful Saturday behind bars? To most, such a scenario is a nightmare. Judging from the scene on the quad Saturday, “Jail ‘N Bail” did not appear to be a typical trip to the big house. The sisters of Alpha Delta Pi...

ADPi wins Times Square exposure with video

Natalie Taylor

October 12, 2010

Alpha Delta Pi went “all in” last week in support of research and treatment for women’s cancers. The sorority created a 15-second video for the City of Hope’s “All In” campaign, winning a feature on a billboard in...

WQAQ’s ‘island’ forms new sports media organization

Lenny Neslin

September 23, 2010

After mumblings of a separation last year, the Quinnipiac Bobcats Sports Network has broken off from WQAQ and is the newest approved student media organization at Quinnipiac. The sports broadcasting group without an antenna covers...

TKE remembers Petrillo with dodgeball

Nicole Celli

September 22, 2010

Tau Kappa Epsilon continued their tradition of hosting the Ricardo Petrillo Memorial Dodgeball Tournament for the sixth consecutive year, in memory of their fallen brother. Ricardo “Rico” Petrillo was in his sophomore year...

TKE, CAP team up for blood drive

Robert Grant

September 22, 2010

Tau Kappa Epsilon and Community Action Project co-sponsored their ninth blood drive this week--beginning last Monday and ending today. Junior Joe Fortunato donates blood as often as possible because his father had blood cancer. “Without...

Theta deals denim for sisters in need

Andrew Timothy and Robert Grant

September 22, 2010

As the fall shopping season arrives, the sisters of Kappa Alpha Theta are helping the Quinnipiac community get an early start. On Tuesday, Sept. 14, they held the third annual Charity Denim event in the Mount Carmel Recreation...

WAVE fires up T-shirt campaign

Ebony Walmsley

April 14, 2010

Café Q doesn’t look like an ideal place to do your laundry, but on April 5, members of Women Activists Vocalizing Equality (WAVE) hung their clothes out to dry. Messages written on the back of the T-shirts represent the...

‘A refrigerator box can be like heaven to the homeless’

Meghan Parmentier

April 14, 2010

Quinnipiac students discarded their dorm rooms and mattresses on April 7 to spend the night on the campus’s Quadrangle in cardboard boxes. This was the eighth year that Quinnipiac’s Habitat for Humanity has hosted the Shack-A-Thon,...