Month: August 2014

Senior Citizens to Learn About Fall Prevention from QU Students on Sept. 23

Over 50 senior citizens from the area are expected to visit Quinnipiac University’s Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 23, to learn about fall prevention. Sept. 23 is National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. The event,

Two Week Curbside Bulk Pick-up Program to Commence September 8, 2014

First Selectman Michael J. Freda announced today that the Town’s Department of Public Works will provide a two week curbside collection program for bulk items to the residents of North Haven. The program will be effective the

Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University Acquires Collection of Political Cartoons from Ireland’s ‘Home Rule’ Period

[box]This image from March 1887 appeared in The St Stephen’s Review, a weekly magazine of political comment that was published in London from 1883 to 1892. The artist, William Mecham (1853 –1902), was an English cartoonist and

Quinnipiac University Builds New School of Law Center on North Haven Campus

[box]Jennifer Gerarda Brown, dean of the Quinnipiac University School of Law, stands in front of the new Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on the North Haven Campus.[/box] Quinnipiac University has completed its new state-of-the-art School of

White Coat Ceremony

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University Welcomes 90 New Students at Annual White Coat Ceremony

[box]Students at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University read the Hippocratic Oath during the annual White Coat Ceremony Aug. 7, at the TD Bank Sports Center. From left are: Emma Lazrove, Xiao

Breandan Mac Suibhne

Irish Historian to Lecture at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum

Breandán Mac Suibhne, associate professor of history at Centenary College, will present the lecture, “The Uneven Failure of Entitlement and the End of Outrage: The Great Famine and its Legacy in County Donegal,” at 4 p.m.

Sen. Fasano, Rep. Yaccarino Host Local TV Program

State Senator Len Fasano and State Representative Dave Yaccarino welcome Representative Laura Hoydick (R-Stratford) on this week’s episode of the “Dave & Len Show.” The Connecticut legislators discuss energy policy and issues with Hoydick, the