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Sen. Fasano Applauds Passage of Bill to Support Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Hartford – Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven) stands with members of CT DDS Families First following the General Assembly’s final approval of Public Act 16-60. The bill improves communication between the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) and individuals with...

/ May 11, 2016
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Senator Len Fasano appears on “Meet the Leaders” at the CT State Capitol

Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (right) answers a question from Cablevision host David Smith during a May 4 taping of the show “Meet the Leaders.”

/ May 9, 2016
Tracy Van Oss of North Haven, a clinical associate professor of occupational therapy at Quinnipiac University.

Professor Tracy Van Oss of North Haven receives James Marshall Award for Service to the Quinnipiac University Community

Tracy Van Oss of North Haven, clinical associate professor of occupational therapy at Quinnipiac University, received the James Marshall Award for Service to the Quinnipiac Community during a recent ceremony.

/ May 6, 2016
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Quinnipiac University to host information session for prospective sixth-year diploma in educational leadership graduate students May 25

Quinnipiac University will host an information session for prospective graduate students interested in the School of Education’s sixth-year diploma in educational leadership program on Wednesday, May 25.

/ May 5, 2016
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Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University acquires notable painting, ‘Rainbow’s End,’ by William Crozier

One of the foremost European artists of the post-war period, Crozier (1930-2011) was artistically and philosophically influenced by the Existentialist movement in Paris. He brought such outlook to bear on images of a traumatized humanity in the aftermath of the...

/ May 5, 2016
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Senate Passes Legislation to Support Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Senate Bill 294 aims to improve communication between the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) and families in need of services for their loved ones with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

/ May 2, 2016
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Senate Passes Bill to Promote Health Care Competition Addresses Physician Non-Compete Agreements

After working together on groundbreaking healthcare legislation last year, Sen. Looney and Sen. Fasano are continuing their efforts to address health care concerns in Connecticut with S.B. 351.

/ April 28, 2016
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Millie Hepburn of Pound Ridge, New York, appointed assistant professor of nursing at Quinnipiac University

Before coming to Quinnipiac, Hepburn taught and practiced with interprofessional teams in the various neurosciences, psychiatry and rehabilitation at New York University Langone Medical Center and Rusk Institute for Rehabilitation, as well as Columbia University Medical Center.

/ April 28, 2016
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Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute digitizes first issue of ‘The Weekly Irish Times’ to be published in Dublin after the Easter Rising

Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University has digitized the first issue of “The Weekly Irish Times” to be published in Dublin immediately following the Easter Rising.

/ April 28, 2016
Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib, an award-winning poet, essayist and cultural critic, will discuss his work at Quinnipiac University at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 6.

Award-winning poet, essayist and columnist to discuss his work May 6 at Quinnipiac University

Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib, an award-winning poet, essayist and cultural critic, will discuss his work at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 6, in the Carl Hansen Student Center, Room 225, at Quinnipiac University.

/ April 28, 2016
Sen. Fasano speaks at a press conference alongside fellow Republican lawmakers.

Senate & House Republicans Propose Budget Plan

Republican lawmakers in the Connecticut General Assembly today proposed a revised 2017 budget that closes the state’s projected $935.7 million deficit, restores funding to core social services, protects local town education funding, and implements long-term structural changes to the state...

/ April 25, 2016
Karen Myrick, of West Hartford, an assistant professor in the School of Nursing at Quinnipiac University.

Assistant professor of nursing wins research award from National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

In addition to ongoing funded research in nurse practitioner practice, candidates for the award were also considered based on their research, support of evidence-based practice and the influence of evolving health policy and nurse practitioner education.

/ April 25, 2016