Category: Education

(L-R) Sen. Chris Murphy, Greg Amodio, Mike Schill and Quinnipiac President Judy Olian

Quinnipiac University to host, ‘The Way Forward: The Future of College Athletics,’ with U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy on April 6

Murphy, Amodio and Schill, who also serves as chair of the Pac-12 CEO Group, will discuss the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision in the National Collegiate Athletic Association vs. Shawne Alston et al case.

Quinnipiac University to host Connecticut Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology Career Fair on April 5

The fair, which is free and open to the public, will be held at the People’s United Center, 305 Sherman Ave.

Quinnipiac University School of Law to host “Topics in American Legal History” symposium March 25

This virtual symposium, which will feature presentations by five distinguished scholars, is free and open to the public.

State Rep. Dave Yaccarino Celebrates Read Across America at Ridge Road School

The annual tradition, promoted by the National Education Association (NEA), began in 1998 as a way to promote childhood literacy and celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday.

Quinnipiac University Announces Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum Collection Will Remain in Connecticut and Intact as it Moves to Fairfield

University will partner with the Gaelic-American Club of Fairfield for display of the collection, assuring a sustainable future and broad visibility for the collection.

Cheryl Cartier, manager of the Quinnipiac University bookstore, organized a collection drive to benefit about 50 Hamden residents who were displaced by a fire at a Hamden apartment complex.

Quinnipiac University is doing its part to help the victims of a Valentine’s Day fire in Hamden.

The donations will benefit the at least 50 people forced from their homes when a fire tore through an apartment complex.

The Quinnipiac Law Review to present virtual symposium, ‘History of the Connecticut Constitution,’ on March 4

Opening remarks start at 10:30 a.m. followed by three sessions. Session I, titled, “History of the Connecticut Constitution,” will run from 10:45-11:45 a.m. and feature Judge Jon Blue and Judge Henry Cohn.

Dr. Jerry R. Mendell and Kelly Lehman

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University to hold annual Rare Disease Day Symposium on Feb. 25

Two medical experts will discuss “Gene Therapy: The Future is Now” at the annual Rare Disease Day Symposium at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, 370 Bassett Road, from 1-5 p.m. on Friday,

The team of George Hart, Omari Battle and Quinn Dallai recently won the $3,000 top prize at Quinnipiac University’s Launchpad Competition, a business pitch contest similar to the hit television show, “Shark Tank.”

Student teams earn $8,500 in prize money at Quinnipiac University’s Launchpad Competition

The team of Omari Battle of Boston, Massachusetts, Quinn Dallai of North Haven and George Hart of Brielle, New Jersey, won the $3,000 top prize for “Hylite NFT.”

Monica Cavender, center, an associate professor in the School of Education at Quinnipiac University, speaks to teacher candidates on Quinnipiac’s North Haven Campus. Photo by Quinnipiac University.

Quinnipiac University’s School of Education recognized for national excellence

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced today that the School of Education at Quinnipiac University is one of 39 providers from 16 states and Puerto Rico to receive accreditation for its educator preparation programs.

Quinnipiac University’s School of Medicine to host Dermatology in Education, Research and Medicine (D.E.R.M) conference, ‘Dermatology in Historically Marginalized Populations,’ on Nov. 12

The conference, which is funded by Netter’s Inclusion and Diversity Council, will focus primarily on healthcare disparities in dermatology. The panelists are Dr. Alaina James, Dr. Brett Sloan, and Dr. Roxana Daneshjou.

Quinnipiac University ranked No. 1 in nation for job placement after graduation for third straight year

For the third consecutive year, Quinnipiac has been named the top university in the United States for successful career placement following graduation by Zippia.com.