SMARD-Awareness-Day-2016

North Haven Boy Celebrates “SMARD Awareness Day” in Recognition of his Rare Disease

The first annual Connecticut SMARD Awareness Day took place on Wednesday February 10. The special day was created to raise awareness for spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress (SMARD), an extremely rare disease. Hunter Pageau, a 10-year-old from North Haven...

/ February 10, 2016
Cynthia Alkon, a professor at Texas A&M University School of Law.

Texas A&M law professor to discuss negotiation and plea bargaining

Cynthia Alkon, a professor at Texas A&M University School of Law, will present the talk, “Negotiation & Plea Bargaining,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center, 370 Bassett Road. This...

/ February 10, 2016
2015-income-taxes

Quinnipiac University accounting students to offer free tax assistance sessions at Keefe Community Center on Thursdays

Quinnipiac University accounting students will offer free tax preparation services at a series of volunteer income tax assistance (VITA) sessions during this year’s tax season.

/ February 8, 2016
CT-Census

Fasano, Witkos: Outward migration will leave larger tax burden on those who can least afford it

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Connecticut saw one of the biggest overall population drops of any state in the nation last year. Nearly 28,000 more people moved out of Connecticut than those who moved in between July 2014 and...

/ February 8, 2016
QU School of Law Center

Law panel to discuss race, students’ constitutional rights and the media at American universities

A panel of speakers and representatives from Quinnipiac University, the University of Connecticut and the local media will gather in the Ceremonial Courtroom at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on Tuesday, Feb. 16, to participate in the “Diversity...

/ February 5, 2016
Fasano-2016-Session-Agenda

Finding the Courage to Change

Senate Republican Vision for Connecticut’s Future: 2016 Legislative Address. Delivered by Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven), the address highlights three major areas in which Republicans support policies to make Connecticut a stronger state.

/ February 5, 2016
Steve-Gifford

Army Veteran exploring challenge to Fasano, Yaccarino

Steve Gifford announced today that he is exploring candidacy for the General Assembly. Gifford is a small business owner, North Haven resident, combat veteran, and member of the North Haven Economic Development Commission.

/ February 4, 2016
Jeanne Hatch and other members of the Young@Heart Chorus. A screening of the documentary, “Young@Heart,” will take place from 9-11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at Quinnipiac University’s North Haven Campus.

Quinnipiac University to screen “Young@Heart” documentary

A screening of the documentary, “Young@Heart,” will take place from 9-11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, in the auditorium in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus of Quinnipiac University, 370 Bassett Road. Directed...

/ February 4, 2016
SMARD-Awareness-Day

From The Desk of State Rep. Dave Yaccarino: SMARD Awareness Day

Last year, State Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano and I submitted a proposal to recognize and bring awareness to the patient suffering associated with a diagnosis of spinal muscular atrophy with respiratory distress, or SMARD. Like most people, I had...

/ February 2, 2016
Quinnipiac University President John L. Lahey, left, presents a voluntary payment of $400,000 to North Haven First Selectman Michael J. Freda.

Quinnipiac University makes a voluntary payment of $400,000 to the town of North Haven

Quinnipiac University made a voluntary payment of $400,000 to the town of North Haven Monday during a ceremony at the North Haven Town Hall.

/ February 1, 2016
Fasano-Press-Conference

Restoring Predictability & Sustainability to the State Budget

Sen. Fasano, Rep. Klarides, Republican Caucuses Share 3 Point Plan for Legislative Session

/ February 1, 2016
NursesWeek2016

QU School of Nursing students observe National Nurse Anesthetists Week

Rachel Petree, left, Sarah McDevitt, Daveneet Randhawa, Natalie Hutchinson and Michael Droniak, students in the doctor of nursing practice program in the School of Nursing at Quinnipiac University, celebrated National Nurse Anesthetists Week.

/ February 1, 2016