Category: Arts & Entertainment

Tyler Traister, of North Haven, assistant professor of nursing at Quinnipiac University.

Book written about care of LGBTQ+ patients recognized by the American Journal of Nursing

In naming Traister’s book one of its most valuable texts of 2022, the judges said Fast Facts “might suggest a surface take on a subject, but Tyler Traister’s orientation to respectful, culturally competent care of LGBTQ+ patients is anything but abbreviated.”

Michael Jai White

Quinnipiac University to host DIASPORACON, a conference for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color artists and writers interested in learning more about the comic book and graphic novel industry

The conference will take place from noon-6 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on Quinnpiac’s North Haven Campus.

Quinnipiac University Announces Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum Collection Will Remain in Connecticut and Intact as it Moves to Fairfield

University will partner with the Gaelic-American Club of Fairfield for display of the collection, assuring a sustainable future and broad visibility for the collection.

North Haven Poet Laureate Search

The Poet Laureate of the Town of North Haven serves as an ambassador promoting the creation and enjoyment of poetry.

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.