A swing state poll found voters divided on transgender bathroom rights; bare majority say U.S. team should go to Olympics.
The Undergraduate Commencement ceremonies for the School of Communications and School of Nursing closed out Quinnipiac’s 2016 Commencement weekend in the TD Bank Sports Center on May 22. A total of 1,770 undergraduate degrees were awarded in five ceremonies during the weekend.
Quinnipiac ranked 26th among four-year schools nationally and tops in Connecticut in the Military Times media group's Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 rankings released on Nov. 9.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac in the top 15 for 2016 Best Online Graduate Business Programs (non MBA). Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 14 when the magazine released its rankings Jan. 12.
Sean Connolly, commissioner of the state Department of Veterans' Affairs, and Mark Thompson, executive vice president and provost of Quinnipiac University, signed a memorandum of agreement on Feb. 11, establishing an internship program at the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Ireland's Great Hunger Institute will present the exhibit, "The Seed of the People: 1916 Remembered," from March 23-Sept. 30 in the Lender Family Special Collection Room, located in the Arnold Bernhard Library on the Mount Carmel Campus.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac’s physician assistant program the best in the state of Connecticut and in the top five nationally for 2017 Best Graduate Schools. Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 5 when the magazine released its rankings March 16.
Quinnipiac and Dublin City University in Ireland have reached a five-year agreement that will allow for an exchange of students, faculty and staff from both institutions.
Quinnipiac's master of social work program has been granted initial accreditation through February 2020 by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
The professional development school partnership between Side By Side Charter School of Norwalk, Fair Haven Elementary School of New Haven and the School of Education received the Exemplary Professional Development School Achievement Award in Washington, D.C. on March 3.
Jahana Hayes, the National Teacher of the Year, and Stephen B. McPherson, president and chief executive officer of Masonicare, encouraged Quinnipiac graduates to think big and embrace change on the road to success at the May 14 Graduate Commencement ceremonies on the York Hill Campus.
Mary Bonauto, civil rights project director at the Boston-based GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders since 1990, told the 75 graduates of the School of Law that lawyers have "superpowers" they should use to play a crucial role in a society committed to the rule of law at the May 15 Commencement ceremony.
The University held three Undergraduate Commencement ceremonies for the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Engineering, and School of Health Sciences on Saturday, May 21 in the TD Bank Sports Center on the York Hill Campus.
Bryce Evans, a senior lecturer in history at Liverpool Hope University (UK) and a leading modern Irish historian, will present the lecture, “Famnesia? Famine in Irish Literature at the Great Hunger’s Centenary,” at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 23, at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum.
Beginning in 2017, Trinity Health - New England hospitals will expand their existing partnership with Quinnipiac to include students enrolled at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, the School of Nursing and the School of Health Sciences.