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School shutdowns and the effect on local businesses

School shutdowns and the effect on local businesses

Maggie Smith

March 22, 2020

Follow @MSmith23_ Many stores and businesses rely on college campuses as their main source of income. However, with the coronavirus closing down schools across the nation, many businesses are being negatively impacted. Here's a look at how local businesses are being effected by the closure of Quinnipiac...

Late night isn’t so lively anymore

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Hannah Mirsky

March 20, 2020

Follow @Hannahmirsky223 Late night will not look so lively in the upcoming weeks. Talk shows are ceasing production to prevent the spread of coronavirus, after attempting to film live tapings to an empty audience.  Most of the shows are filmed in New York City and Los Angeles where tons of t...

Q30 News Special: Coronavirus

Q30 News Special: Coronavirus

Brooke Reilly

March 18, 2020

Follow @q30news Q30 Television presents a Q30 News special on the coronavirus. The global pandemic that has swept local communities, the nation and the entire world has had major implications on how people across the world are living their everyday lives. Quinnipiac has moved everything fro...

University closes housing for remainder of the semester

Quinnipiac University's Mount Carmel campus- photo taken atop Sleeping Giant State Park

Brooke Reilly

March 15, 2020

Updated March 15, 9:45 p.m. Follow @brooke1097 Quinnipiac University President Judy Olian made the official announcement on Sunday, March 15 to close all university housing for the remainder of the semester due to the COVID-19 outbreak. On Tuesday, March 10, Olian announced that classes would move online for th...

COVID-19 and Quinnipiac FAQs

COVID-19 and Quinnipiac FAQs

Brooke Reilly

March 14, 2020

Follow @brooke1097 Just like everyone around the world, the Quinnipiac community is filled with questions about the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.  As classes transition to online for the rest of the semester, beginning Wednesday, March 18, the university is allowing students to return to campus...

Coronavirus causes entertainment industry to pause

Courtesy: The Wall Street Journal

Maggie Smith

March 13, 2020

Updated March 13, 2:55 p.m. Follow @MSmith23_ Broadway has been shut down, music festivals have been postponed and late-night shows are being taped without audiences or are being canceled altogether. Broadway shows have suspended all performances through April 12. People with tickets for performanc...

Students studying abroad encouraged to come home

Students studying abroad encouraged to come home

Brooke Reilly

March 12, 2020

After President Donald Trump issued a travel ban between Europe and the United States due to the coronavirus on Wednesday night, Quinnipiac students studying abroad are being encouraged to go home. Associate Director for Education Abroad Mark Tortora and Interim Provost and Executive Vice President J...

Tom Hanks is “Cast Away” with coronavirus

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Maggie Smith

March 12, 2020

Follow @MSmith23_ Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson tested positive for the coronavirus in Australia on Wednesday. The couple has been in Australia for the pre-production of an untitled Elvis Presley film in which the two-time Oscar winner was set to play Presley’s longtime manager, Colonel Tom Parke...

MAAC cancels rest of basketball tournament, all spring sports

MAAC cancels rest of basketball tournament, all spring sports

Bryan Schwartz and Kevin Higgins

March 12, 2020

Follow @BryanSchwartz15 Follow @Kevin_Higgins_ The MAAC has cancelled the rest of the men's and women's basketball championships in Atlantic City, as well as all spring sports. Update after the MAAC press conference - Bryan Schwartz MAAC Spring Sports Cancelled - Jon Surratt Story by Kevin Higgins Where...

ECAC Hockey Tournament Cancelled

ECAC Hockey Tournament Cancelled

Bryan Schwartz

March 12, 2020

The ECAC Hockey tournament is over. Due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, the ECAC Hockey tournament will not continue, as first reported by John Buccigross. ECAC Hockey Tournament canceled. — Bucci Mane (@Buccigross) March 12, 2020   Less than a day after Harvard ...

Yale backs out of ECAC hockey quarterfinals against Quinnipiac

Yale backs out of ECAC hockey quarterfinals against Quinnipiac

Bryan Schwartz

March 11, 2020

Follow @BryanSchwartz15 Amidst the concern surrounding the coronavirus, Yale University has decided to end its season, backing out of this weekend's ECAC hockey quarterfinal series against Quinnipiac at the People’s United Center. Fans will not be permitted into the arena for the series, as fir...

Quinnipiac takes big steps during coronavirus fears

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Skylar Haines

March 10, 2020

Follow @skylarhaines2 Quinnipiac will be transitioning to online classes for the rest of the spring semester, as the University attempts to keep students and faculty safe from the coronavirus. An email from President Judy Olian to the Quinnipiac University Parents Council on Tuesday, March 10, s...

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