Category: People in the News

Retired U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills of the 82nd Airborne. Photo by Sean Berry.

Travis Mills, veteran and quadruple amputee, to share his story of courage and inspiration Nov. 5 at Quinnipiac University

Mills lost portions of both his arms and legs in 2012 when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off while he was on patrol during his third tour of duty in Afghanistan.

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.

North Haven Soccer Club 2019 Scholarship Winners Announced

Congratulations to Quinn Kirby and Camille Sahirul, the 2019 NHSC scholarship recipients!

LWV of Hamden-North Haven elects

The the League of Women Voters of Hamden/North Haven elected a new Steering Committee for a two year term at their annual dinner meeting.

Quinnipiac University Faculty Senate recognizes faculty scholars

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

James P. Ryan of North Haven appointed associate vice president for integrated marketing communications at Quinnipiac University

In his role, Ryan is responsible for advancing marketing communications across the university, including planning and implementing marketing strategies to elevate and/or support the university brand as well as the College of Arts and Sciences and the eight professional schools.

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.

Dr. Bethany Zemba appointed vice president and chief of staff at Quinnipiac University

In her new role, Zemba will serve as a senior adviser, working closely with the senior management team to direct the formulation and execution of the university’s strategic plan.

Quinnipiac University Prof. Sasha Turner of North Haven receives award from the Association of Black Women Historians

Turner was presented with a 2018 Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Book, Anthology, and Article Award for her article, “The Nameless and the Forgotten: Maternal Grief, Sacred Protection, and the Archive of Slavery.”

Quinnipiac University recognizes 2018 Center for Excellence in Teaching and Service to Students Award recipients

Honorees will be recognized at the annual Center for Excellence Awards ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 18.

Rep Yaccarino and Sen. Fasano Present Citation to Mary Jane Mulligan for Lifetime Achievement Award

Mary Jane is the owner of Merola Motors in North Haven, a full-service preventive maintenance and auto repairs center.