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Coronavirus weekly testing is required for students only, parents react online

Coronavirus weekly testing is required for students only, parents react online

Olivia Schueller, General Member

September 19, 2020

Quinnipiac faculty and staff are not required to be tested for the coronavirus. Parents and students are voicing their concerns online about the university's decision to not test everyone that steps foot onto campus. “There were definitely some angry [parents], but you know I think just overall it ...

Protect the Bobcat Bubble

Protect the Bobcat Bubble

Hephzibah Rajan, Associate Producer for Q30 Newscast

September 13, 2020

As in-person classes begin, the COVID-19 task force is working to ensure that the Quinnipiac community stays safe. Undergraduate and graduate student leaders came together to form a campaign, known as ‘Protect the Bobcat Bubble’, to ensure student’s safety on campus. “What we’re trying...

How QU professors are adjusting to a hybrid teaching model

Courtesy: TheCut.com

Jennifer Cuevas, Associate Producer for Q30 Newscast

September 12, 2020

Quinnipiac's Mount Carmel campus was brought back to life on September 7 after welcoming students back for the first week of in-person classes after an extended summer break. Students are not the only ones grappling with the new way of learning, professors are as well. Earlier in the summer, Quinnipiac announced it would adopt a hybrid tea...

Where you can enjoy a meal and a drink in Hamden

Where you can enjoy a meal and a drink in Hamden

Olivia Schueller, General Member

September 11, 2020

College life looks different for students across the country as many local bars are closed due to COVID-19. Students aren’t the only ones feeling the loss of weekend nights, bar, and restaurant owners are too. “We’re happy to have you all back, hopefully, to stay,” Scott Scalabrino, Manager...

Club Sports to begin with new changes

Club Sports to begin with new changes

Luca Triant, Executive Producer: Q30 Newscast

September 7, 2020

Quinnipiac University’s Club Sports program is facing many changes this Fall semester. Updates to the usual plan this semester includes virtual-only meetings for the entire month of Sept., with an exception for the Involvement Fair taking place Sept. 14-18, in order to help with recruitment. In-person...

Fitness Centers to Reopen on Labor Day

Fitness Centers to Reopen on Labor Day

Hephzibah Rajan, Associate Producer for Q30 Newscast

September 6, 2020

The fitness centers across all three Quinnipiac campuses will be reopening on Labor Day, with some changes. For students who were anxiously awaiting the reopening of the gym, they finally announced their reopening date on their Instagram page (qu_fitness) less than a week ago. The office of Residential Life sent emails to all students...

How COVID-19 has redefined campus life for first-year students

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Hannah Mirsky

September 6, 2020

First-year students at Quinnipiac University were surprised to see that socializing and meeting new people despite social distance guidelines was not as hard as they imagined. Student’s opportunities to get a proper first-year experience were more limited than previous years but the current version...

Students must complete COVID pre-tests to attend in-person classes

Students must complete COVID pre-tests to attend in-person classes

Jennifer Cuevas, Associate Producer for Q30 News

September 6, 2020

In an email sent out on August 31 by Quinnipiac University, it stated student I.D’s will now be scanned at the guard booth to ensure students have two negative COVID tests on file before driving onto campus. This new rule will be implemented starting September 7, as one of the university’s many efforts ...

Quinnipiac field hockey, rugby will not play in 2020

Quinnipiac field hockey, rugby will not play in 2020

Jacob Resnick

August 12, 2020

Follow @Jacob_Resnick Follow @Q30Sports Despite the announcement of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's decision to cancel fall sports amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, two Quinnipiac programs held out a small sliver of hope that their seasons would be able to get off the ground. It turned out to be unfo...

Information on COVID-19 testing program issued to students

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Hannah Mirsky

August 7, 2020

Thursday, August 6, students received an email from David R. Hill, M.D., the senior medical advisor for Quinnipiac University, regarding the COVID-19 testing procedures before and after arriving on campus this fall. Students must meet the health guidelines and pass the COVID-19 testing program Quinnipiac...

Breaking: MAAC announces cancellation of fall sports

Breaking: MAAC announces cancellation of fall sports

Jacob Resnick

July 27, 2020

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference announced Monday that it will not have a fall sports season in 2020, as the threat of the coronavirus pandemic remains too great to put lives at risk. Commissioner Rich Ensor said that the conference and its Council of Presidents have not ruled out the possibility of mo...

Quinnipiac’s Fall semester will look different this year

Quinnipiac's Fall semester will look different this year

Luca Triant

July 24, 2020

Quinnipiac University has unveiled a new hybrid approach for classes this fall semester. In a video uploaded to the university’s YouTube channel on July 20, Elicia Spearman, general counsel and VP for human resources, explained the new Q-Flex model. The model is the school’s guideline on how c...

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