Category: Arts & Entertainment

Film co-directed by Quinnipiac professor Ashley Brandon of North Haven, Connecticut to make world premiere at 2020 Sundance Film Festival

The film is co-directed by Quinnipiac adjunct film professor Dennis Höhne and produced by Nevo Shinaar, Brandon’s classmate at Northwestern University.

Fasano Statement on the Passing of WFSB Anchor Denise D’Ascenzo

“Connecticut has lost a true treasure. My heart breaks for Denise’s loved one during this extremely difficult time.”

Bikers Against Animal Cruelty 12th Annual Motorcycle Rally and Pet Adoption

There will be live music all day long with Murray The Wheel, Sumo Sidecar, Al & Steve’s Acoustic Soup and Rescue Dog’s Band.

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.

Quinnipiac University game design professor Jonah Warren of North Haven wins 2018 Best Game Award at Miami @ Play festival

Warren’s game, “Sloppy Forgeries,” earned first prize at the festival, which features a curated collection of art and design work demonstrating a range of playful experiences.

Film co-produced by Quinnipiac professor Ashley Brandon of North Haven to make world premiere at 2019 Sundance Film Festival

The film, “Stay Close,” will be screened in Sundance’s documentary short film category Jan. 24–Feb. 3 in Utah.

‘Lives Well Lived’ documentary to be screened at Quinnipiac University

“Lives Well Lived,” by Sky Bergman, celebrates the wit and wisdom of adults 75 to 100 years old who are living their lives to the fullest.

North Haven professor to perform mathematical magic show at Quinnipiac University on March 7

Nabel has been using math to entertain audiences for over 40 years. His presentation will feature mentalism effects, which he uses to read minds and demonstrate precognition.

Sen. Fasano Supports Annual Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive

Sen. Fasano also presented Vinnie Penn with a citation, introduced by him and State Senator George Logan (R-Ansonia), recognizing two decades of service running the Stuff-A-Bus fundraiser and raising awareness for hunger throughout our state.

Quinnipiac University professor’s comedic documentary selected to be screened at film festivals in New Hampshire, Texas and St. Louis

“Mickey’s Pets,” which premiered at the Rhode Island International Film Festival in August, has been selected to be screened at the New Hampshire Film Festival, the Austin Film Festival and the St. Louis International Film Festival.

Rep. Yaccarino Interviews on Television with Joe Vegliante

Rep. Yaccarino fielded questions from Vegliante about his experience thus far in the legislature as well as his thoughts on the current legislative session.

Irish documentary, ‘Rebel Rossa,’ to be screened at Quinnipiac University May 18

“Rebel Rossa” is a personal investigation into the life and legacy of the Irish rebel Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa by his American great-grandsons who traveled to Ireland to trace their family history and uncover all there is to know about Rossa and his wife Mary Jane.