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Absentee Ballots Process: What You Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we conduct business, educate our children, and go about our daily lives. It has also changed our election process.

(l to r): House Republican Leader Themis Klarides, State Representative Dave Yaccarino and House Democrat Leader Joe Aresimowicz on the floor of the House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Hartford during a special legislative session held on Thursday, September 30, 2020.

Yaccarino is Honored by Quilts of Valor

The organization was established with the hope to cover those touched by war with a Quilt of Valor.

Paul Cicarella Endorsed by Police Officers Association of Connecticut

Paul Cicarella has earned the endorsement of the Police Officers Association of Connecticut in support of his candidacy for the 34th District State Senate seat.

Marna P. Borgstrom, CEO of Yale New Haven Health System, Dr. Reginald Eadie, president and CEO of Trinity Health Of New England, Jeffrey Flaks, president and CEO of Hartford HealthCare, and Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, will discuss “Beyond the Coronavirus Crisis: Change, Innovation, Leadership, Success,” with Quinnipiac University President Judy Olian on Oct. 1.

Connecticut’s leading health care executives, Gov. Ned Lamont to discuss ‘Beyond the Coronavirus Crisis: Change, Innovation, Leadership, Success,’ at Quinnipiac University webinar

The top executives from the four largest health care providers in the state and Gov. Ned Lamont will discuss “Beyond the Coronavirus Crisis: Change, Innovation, Leadership, Success.”

Local physician assistant students at Quinnipiac University selected as Urban Service Track scholars

The scholars gain valuable exposure to the complex and challenging issues of health care in the inner city, and a strong mentorship component supports the scholars as they navigate their own personal and professional development.

September 2020 Bulk Curbside Pickup Program

Please be advised that the bi-annual Bulk Pick-up Program takes place the last two full weeks September on your scheduled collection day. Acceptable waste items include: White goods like refrigerators (State law requires that the

Paul Cicarella Earns Independent Party Endorsement in Bid for 34th District State Senate Seat

Paul Cicarella, who is running as a Republican in his bid for the 34th District State Senate seat, has also earned the endorsement of the state’s Independent Party. “I want to thank the Independent Party

Jennifer Gerarda Brown, dean of the School of Law at Quinnipiac University, will host the discussion, “The Future of Food: How Covid-19 is Influencing What, Where, and How People Eat,” with Jack Hitt, an acclaimed author and food writer, and Betsy McLaughlin, a businesswoman and board member for Veggie Grill, at noon on Thursday, Aug. 20.

Experts to discuss ‘The Future of Food: How Covid-19 is Influencing What, Where, and How People Eat’ at Quinnipiac University webinar

Jack Hitt, an acclaimed author and food writer, and Betsy McLaughlin, a businesswoman and board member for Veggie Grill, will discuss, “The Future of Food: How Covid-19 is Influencing What, Where, and How People Eat,” with

Police Accountability Statement from State Representative Dave Yaccarino

The current angst in our country surrounding issues of race and police accountability is overwhelming and disheartening, and it feels like we are divided more now than ever. We need to focus on respecting each other,

Quinnipiac University has joined the Age-Friendly University (AFU) Global Network, which consists of 51 institutions of higher education around the world that have endorsed the AFU’s 10 principles and have committed to becoming more age-friendly in their programs and policies. In the photo from March, 2018, occupational therapy student Kristen Flammini leads a rehabilitative course for senior citizens on the North Haven Campus.

Quinnipiac University joins Age-Friendly University Global Network

Quinnipiac University has joined the Age-Friendly University (AFU) Global Network, which consists of 51 institutions of higher education around the world that have endorsed the AFU’s 10 principles and have committed to becoming more age-friendly in their programs and policies.

State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87)

Rep. Yaccarino Attends July 23 Special Session

Yaccarino also voted in favor of HB 6001 – An Act Concerning Telehealth, which modifies requirements for the delivery of telehealth services and insurance coverage until March 15, 2021.

Janani Arangan, a second-year medical student at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University.

Quinnipiac University medical student receives Arnold P. Gold Foundation funding to develop grocery voucher program to address food insecurity among type II diabetes patients at Fair Haven Community Health Care

Arangan, who lives in North Haven, will use the fellowship for her project, “Grocery Voucher Pilot: Addressing Food Insecurity Among Low-Income Patients with Type II Diabetes in New Haven, Connecticut.”