Category: Education

QU Physician Assistant Students Teach ACES Students the Importance of Reading, Exercising and Healthy Eating

Chris Nugent, right, a physician assistant student in the School of Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University, read to Jason Jackson, a student at ACES Mill Road School in North Haven, during the Big Read and Fitness Fair held Oct. 5 at

Expert on Urban and Minority Education to Lecture at Quinnipiac University

Ernest Morrell, director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education at the Teachers College at Columbia University, will present the lecture “Powerful Teaching for Social Justice in City Schools” at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16,

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at QU Earns Important Approvals from LCME and State Board of Education

The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University earned two important endorsements this week as it moves closer to offering its first classes to students who aspire to become primary care physicians. The Liaison Committee on

Students Sit On Floor on Two Overcrowded North Haven Busses, Prompting District To Add Bus

[box]by Ann DeMatteo / Register Staff[/box] Two school buses were overfilled with students from North Haven High and Middle schools Wednesday, apparently forcing some to sit on the floor, but the situation was quickly resolved,

North Haven Resident Appointed to the Founding Faculty of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at QU

Richard A. Gonzalez, of North Haven, has been appointed to the founding faculty of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. As an assistant professor of medical sciences, Gonzalez is responsible for teaching human

QU Students Work With Town Governments As Part of Fellowship

[box]Hamden Mayor Scott Jackson, left, Tori Rice, of Wappingers Falls, N.Y.; Ashley Hartle, of Bellefonte, Penn.; Jenna Pederson, of Wilton, Maine; Kristen Daniels, of Shelton; Susan Riello, of Hamden; and Scott McLean, professor of political science at Quinnipiac University.

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at QU Receives $100,000 Grant

[box]A rendering of a laboratory in the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. The medical school is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2013 on Quinnipiac’s North Haven Campus.[/box] The

Parents Oppose Busing Changes in North Haven

[box]by By Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box]  The Board of Education Thursday night received a petition signed by 236 people opposed to a new school bus schedule and want it tossed. The petition was started

Primary Care To Be Job One For New Medical School

[box]by Kathleen Megan / The Hartford Courant[/box] In a year, Quinnipiac University expects to open the third medical school in the state to help ease a dramatic shortage of primary care doctors and to create a new


[box] Front Row From Left: Georgiana Acabbo of Ridge Road Elementary School, Lisa Stanley of Montowese Elementary School and Diana Boroski of Montowese Elementary School. Back Row From Left: Karen Ciarleglio of Montowese Elementary School, Jeanne

2012 NHSC Scholarship Recipients Announced

Congratulations to Chris Musco and Alex Longobardi, the 2012 NHSC scholarship recipients! The North Haven Soccer Club recently awarded $500 scholarships to two graduating high school seniors who are members of the soccer club. The

North Haven Eliminates Twenty-Six School Jobs

[box]By Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box] The jobs of 18 part-time school paraprofessionals and eight full-time tutors have been eliminated. Superintendent of Schools Robert D. Cronin said Monday the people were laid off because