Tag: Quinnipiac University

Quinnipiac University to host summer information session for prospective physician assistant graduate students June 17

Quinnipiac University will host an information session for prospective graduate students interested in the physician assistant program at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17 on its North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road.  The session will begin with a presentation by graduate admissions and financial aid...

/ June 3, 2014
William Kohlhepp

William Kohlhepp of North Haven appointed associate vice president for faculty affairs at Quinnipiac University

William Kohlhepp, of North Haven, has been promoted to associate vice president for faculty affairs at Quinnipiac University. “I am very excited that Bill will be joining Academic Affairs in this important role of providing guidance and support on matters that impact...

/ May 13, 2014

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal awarded honorary degree and addresses Quinnipiac University School of Law graduates

[box]U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal holds his honorary degree as Mark Thompson, executive vice president and provost at Quinnipiac, placed the doctoral hood over him during the commencement ceremony.[/box] U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal encouraged members of the Quinnipiac University School of Law Class...

/ May 12, 2014
Guy Adami

Quinnipiac University confers 825 graduate degrees during two May 10 ceremonies

[box]Guy Adami, managing director of optionMonster and an original member of “Fast Money” on CNBC, addresses students at the first of two graduate commencement exercises Saturday at Quinnipiac University. Photo by Mark Stanczak.[/box] Quinnipiac University conferred 825 graduate degrees Saturday during two ceremonies held in the...

/ May 12, 2014

Quinnipiac University MBA students to bike across U.S. to benefit affordable housing

Anthony Allen and Alex Soucy met at Quinnipiac University, where they became roommates and best friends. The MBA students have traveled together to Switzerland, Poland and Nicaragua. On May 13, Allen and Soucy will join Bike & Build, a national nonprofit committed to raising...

/ May 9, 2014
Eamon Loingsigh

Irish-American author to read from new novel at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University June 12

Irish-American author Eamon Loingsigh will read excerpts from his new novel, “Light of the Diddicoy” at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 12, at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University. The book tells the tale of Irish gangs on the Brooklyn waterfront...

/ May 2, 2014
concussion

Quinnipiac University to host concussion conference May 7

Quinnipiac University will host “The Concussion Conference Connecticut: Return to School then Return to Play,” from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road. The...

/ April 23, 2014
Lady Sligo

Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute and Arnold Bernhard Library at Quinnipiac University to display ‘Lady Sligo Letters’

[box]Hester Catherine Browne, also known as Lady Sligo. (By Louis-Leopold Boilly).[/box] Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute and the Arnold Bernhard Library at Quinnipiac University will present the exhibit “The Lady Sligo Letters: Westport House and Ireland’s Great Hunger,” beginning May 1. “The Lady Sligo letters are a unique collection...

/ April 7, 2014
Judy Thompson

Quinnipiac University to launch new graduate nurse anesthesia program in May

[box]Judy Thompson, clinical assistant professor of nursing and director of the nurse anesthesia program at Quinnipiac University.[/box] Quinnipiac University will introduce a new graduate nurse anesthesia program that will start in May. The program, approved by the state of Connecticut and the Council on...

/ April 3, 2014

Quinnipiac University to host second annual ‘Walk & Roll’ fundraiser for spinal cord injury awareness April 26

The second annual “Walk & Roll,” a walk to benefit the Connecticut Chapter of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association (NSCIA), will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, on Quinnipiac University’s North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett...

/ April 3, 2014
Cricket Salsa

Quinnipiac University anthropology students hand out sustainability advice, culinary cricket creations

[box]Madeline Guman, a freshman physician assistant major from Trumbull, tastes Crunchy Cricket Salsa on April 1 at the Carl Hansen Student Center at Quinnipiac University.[/box] Christina Ast bit a chocolate chip cookie in half and washed it down with a...

/ April 2, 2014
Katherine Chon

Quinnipiac University to host conference, ‘Stolen Lives: An Interprofessional Response to Human Trafficking,’ May 29-30

[box]Katherine Chon, the senior advisor on trafficking in persons at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and co-founder of Polaris Project, an organization combatting sex and labor trafficking in the U.S. and abroad.[/box] Quinnipiac University’s School of Nursing and Albert Schweitzer Institute,...

/ March 27, 2014