Category: Education

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Rep. Yaccarino Supports Bill Requiring Holocaust Education in Social Studies Curriculum

The legislation seeks to include Holocaust and genocide education awareness in the social studies curriculum within public schools in our state.

/ May 10, 2018

Quinnipiac University to host summer information session for prospective physician assistant graduate students 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 7, 2018

North Haven resident recognized as faculty scholar at Quinnipiac University’s College of Arts and Sciences

Turner, who joined the faculty in 2010, is the author of “Contested Bodies: Pregnancy, Childrearing, and Slavery in Jamaica.”

/ May 3, 2018

Quinnipiac University’s Women’s Law Society receives 2018 Ms. JD Honors Law School Chapter Award

The Ms. JD Honors Law School Chapter Award is presented annually to a chapter that advocates the advancement of women law students through chapter initiatives, programming or recruitment.

/ April 25, 2018

School Safety Working Group Convenes First Meeting

The group will conduct a comprehensive review of school safety in Connecticut on an on-going basis and make recommendations for the next legislative session in 2019.

/ April 20, 2018

Senator Fasano Applauds Advancement of Bill to Enhance School Safety

The legislation, approved by the Finance Committee, includes funding for systems to enhance school safety by providing direct communication between school personnel and first responders.

/ April 11, 2018

North Haven resident elected president of the National Association of Medical Minority Educators

As president, Collier is responsible for leading NAMME’s governing board to develop its membership, student outreach and partnerships with other national organizations with similar missions.

/ April 4, 2018

Quinnipiac University School of Education to host panel discussion on ‘School and Gun Violence’ April 10

The program will start with Quinnipiac education students and Sheehan High School students staffing tables with information about several issues relating to school and gun violence, including student wellness, student activism and legislation.

/ April 3, 2018

Quinnipiac University School of Education Professor Cindy Kern of North Haven guest lectured at Cairo American College in Egypt

Kern, who joined the School of Education faculty at Quinnipiac in 2015, received her doctorate in science education from the University of Nevada.

/ March 29, 2018

Quinnipiac University presents town of North Haven with $700,000 check, which will be used for two elementary school playgrounds

Freda said, the money will be used to build a new playground at the Montowese Elementary School, and an inclusive handicapped accessible playscape at Ridge Road School.

/ March 27, 2018

Expert on the international integrative law movement to discuss her latest book April 12 at Quinnipiac University School of Law Center

In “Lawyers as Changemakers,” Wright covers the expansion and development of the integrative law movement and explores the pillars of the movement: integrated reflective practices; values and purpose-based practices; systems thinking approaches; and integral consciousness.

/ March 23, 2018

State Representative Dave Yaccarino Reads to Local School Children for Read Across America

Read Across America is an annual event held on Dr. Theodor Seuss Geisel’s birthday, March 2nd, to commemorate his life’s work and his ability to captivate young audiences with his unique children’s books.

/ March 8, 2018