The Quinnipiac Chronicle

QU seminars here to stay

Julia Perkins

April 11, 2013

Despite rumors that the university plans to phase out the QU seminar program, the university is committed to keeping QU 101, 201 and 301, Coordinator of the QU Seminar Series Professor Jill Shahverdian said. Instead, the leaders...

QU 301 fraud

Jeremy Stull

April 27, 2011

Greg Mortenson, co-founder and director of the Central Asia Institute, is the author of the cornerstone text for the QU301 seminars, “Three Cups of Tea.” His story of how he stumbled to a remote Pakistani village after a failed...

Students get out of Egypt just before riots

Matt Ciepielowski

February 2, 2011

On Jan. 25, less than 10 days after 18 Quinnipiac students returned from a trip to Egypt for their QU 301 class, the country erupted into mass protest during what some organizers called “The Day of Anger.” The demonstrations, ...