The Quinnipiac Chronicle

America Reads receives recognition

Adelia Couser

November 19, 2014

Quinnipiac’s America Reads program will receive an award on Dec. 5 for being recognized as an Excellent Partner by the Boys and Girls Club of New Haven. America Reads is a work study program that places students in multiple...

Connecticut minimum wage increase affects work study

Adelia Couser

February 12, 2014

 Since the minimum wage increased in Connecticut in January, work study students will now earn more each hour, according to Human Resources recruiter Regina Leonard. If students were paid $8.25 an hour last year, they will ...

Off-campus work study takes downturn

Amanda Hoskins

February 20, 2013

There has been a significant drop in the number of students applying for off-campus work study positions from the last academic year compared to this past fall, according to Quinnipiac University administrators. Quinnipiac...

As year ends, work-study max amount looms

Marissa Himbele

April 20, 2011

Sophomore Kasey Quinlan has two work-study jobs, in admissions and QU101’s peer catalyst program. Like many students, as her maximum amount of work study money nears, her hours were cut. “It stinks a lot, but I understand...