QU School of Law Center

Quinnipiac University to host summit on June 7 to report strategies and recommendations to address opioid crisis in Connecticut

Recommendations from law enforcement, counselors, city and town officials, medical professionals, criminal justice representatives and others will be reported during the day-long event.

/ June 6, 2019
Dave Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino, Bill to Increase Tax Abatement for Volunteer First Responders Passes House and Senate

The proposal would allow towns to increase the property tax abatement available to volunteer firefighters and other first responders at a level higher than the current $1,000.

/ June 6, 2019

Rep. Yaccarino Supports A Bill To Expand Workers Compensation for Mental Health Treatment

In order to qualify, individuals must have had the PTSD come as a direct result of a qualifying event that occurred in the line of duty, and not due to any intervening factor or other source of stress.

/ June 6, 2019

2019 Connecticut Irish Festival Feis and Agricultural Fair

The festival runs from 3PM to 10PM on Saturday, June 22 and 8AM to 7PM on Sunday, June 23. Admission is $12 and children under 12 are free.

/ June 3, 2019

Fifty high school students from Hamden and New Haven visit Quinnipiac University to celebrate completion of Netter Health Professions Club

The club was sponsored by Quinnipiac’s Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine’s Health Career Pathways (HCP) program.

/ May 28, 2019
Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino Votes for Bill Cracking Down on the Sale of Fentanyl

s legislation classifies fentanyl as a narcotic substance. The penalties for manufacturing and selling narcotics except as authorized by law, typically involve mandatory prison time along with substantial fines.

/ May 21, 2019

Quinnipiac University Faculty Senate recognizes faculty scholars

Kern, of North Haven, joined the School of Education faculty at Quinnipiac in 2015.

/ May 14, 2019

Quinnipiac University to host information session for prospective graduate physician assistant students on June 11

The session will begin with a presentation by the graduate admissions and financial aid staff followed by a breakout session with the program director and current students who will answer questions about the program.

/ May 13, 2019

Quinnipiac University’s health science programs will host a Health Fair for North Haven on May 4

The health fair is free and open to the public. It will feature a Narcan training sign-up, foot screenings, healthy cooking demonstrations, educational carnival games and a food truck.

/ April 30, 2019

Republican Lawmakers Present Alternative to Tolls

The majority of residents in attendance expressed their opposition to tolls and there were nearly 200 individuals in attendance.

/ April 23, 2019
Yaccarino

Op-Ed: How Much More Can We Pay?

Connecticut does not have a revenue problem; we have a spending problem.

/ April 5, 2019

Spring Bulk Pickup Schedule

Bulk pick-up will last two full weeks of April.

/ April 4, 2019