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WQUN officially closes

WQUN officially closes

Kailee Heffler

June 3, 2019

Follow @HefflerKailee The day the music dies is here. WQUN, an AM studio owned and operated by Quinnipiac University, officially went silent on May 31. The university decided that Friday was the station's final broadcast, but will not fully cease operations until June 30 of this year. T...

Alumnus and trustee donates $1 million to assist veterans

Alumnus and trustee donates $1 million to assist veterans

Brooke Reilly

May 25, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 Quinnipiac University alumnus and member of the Board of Trustees, Arthur Rice, has donated $1 million to assist the university’s veteran and military affairs program. Rice’s donation will be matched with a contribution from the university to fund the Veterans Memorial E...

Ray & Mike’s owner pleads guilty to tax evasion

Ray & Mike’s owner pleads guilty to tax evasion

Brooke Reilly

May 20, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 The owner of a local Hamden deli and Quinnipiac hotspot has pleaded guilty to tax evasion, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Connecticut. Raymond George, 52, of Hamden owns Ray & Mike’s, which is located at 3030 Whitney Ave. George “unde...

Reporter and Quinnipiac alum detained by police while covering demonstration

Reporter and Quinnipiac alum detained by police while covering demonstration

Brooke Reilly

May 14, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 On May 9, Bridgeport police briefly detained a Hearst Connecticut Media reporter from the Connecticut Post and a Quinnipiac alum, Tara O’Neill, while she was covering a demonstration in Bridgeport. “I didn't see really what happened,” O’Neill said. “In that moment, ...

Quinnipiac club equestrian axed

Quinnipiac club equestrian axed

Katie O'Keefe

May 13, 2019

The Quinnipiac club equestrian team is no longer approved by the university as of May 13, according to an email from the club’s president, Michelle Kirkham. “This is incredibly frustrating and I am sure everyone is going to be greatly upset too,” Kirkham wrote. Mike Medina, associate athletic...

Dumpster fire causes commotion overnight

Dumpster fire causes commotion overnight

Brooke Reilly

May 9, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 Students had a distraction from studying for finals last night as flames erupted from a dumpster located in the circle behind the Complex Residence Halls of Founders and Bakke. “At approximately 00:38 hours, Public Safety Dispatch received a call that a dumpster in Complex b...

Q30 Newscast: 5/1/19

Q30 Newscast: 5/1/19

May 1, 2019

Follow @q30news Kayla Hevey and MJ Baird anchor this week’s newscast. We begin the show by recapping President Judy Olian’s historic inauguration. She is Quinnipiac’s 9th President and first female president in its history. Cali Kees has the story. Hear from Kassidy Berger about t...

Third-year graduate student passes away

Third-year graduate student passes away

Brooke Reilly

April 26, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 Students, faculty and staff received sad news in their emails from President Olian yesterday regarding a member of the Quinnipiac community. In the email, Olian informed the recipients about the passing of third-year graduate student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice – nurse anes...

Students Go Green

Students Go Green

Kaye Paddyfote

April 25, 2019

Follow @kpaddy12 Earth day was April 22, 2019, but students at Quinnipiac celebrated the holiday two days later. Students for Environmental Action held their first Earth Day fair which consisted of speakers, games and vendors outside, while healthy, organic food was given out in the piazza. The members...

Officer-involved shooting sparks protests

Officer-involved shooting sparks protests

Brooke Reilly

April 25, 2019

Follow @brooke1097 Members of the Hamden and New Haven communities are calling for two police officers to be fired after they opened fire at a vehicle in New Haven last week. At approximately 4:20 a.m. on April 16, Hamden Police Officer Devin Eaton and Yale University Police Officer Terran...

Q30 Newscast: 4/24/19

Q30 Newscast: 4/24/19

April 24, 2019

Follow @q30news Kaye Paddyfote and Kelly Ryan anchor this weeks Q30 Newscast. Protests continue after two Hamden and Yale officers fired shots at a car in New Haven, injuring a woman. Brooke Reilly has the details on this story. Q30’s Dylan Abad sat down Jimi Nealy to find out how p...

Is there gold at the end of this rainbow?

Is there gold at the end of this rainbow?

Olivia Schueller

April 18, 2019

Follow @OliviaSchueller Hamden is home to diners, stores and gas stations, but on the corner of Farrell Street, there is a place where dirty meets clean. "My father saw that this was for sale and he said why don't we buy this one and we can have two establishments," Karen Carrasco, daught...