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Educating Future Leaders

Quinnipiac is one of a select number of universities in the country with a law school and a medical school. Our law school is consistently ranked among the nation's best and our medical school is unique in its focus on educating primary care doctors.  Learn more

A Comprehensive Education

At Quinnipiac, your educational journey encompasses more than just time spent in the classroom or laboratory. Learning takes place in residence halls, on athletic fields, during study abroad, internships, community-based service work and beyond.  Learn more

Quinnipiac News + Events

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New poll results available April 1

Results of a swing state poll on Iran, Obama's approval in Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania will be available on Wednesday, April 1 at 6 a.m.

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School of Nursing featured in USA Today top 10 list

USA Today named the School of Nursing at Quinnipiac University one of the top ten places to get a nursing degree in the United States.

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Quinnipiac University physician assistant students

Physician assistant program ranked in the top 5 in the nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac's Physician Assistant Program in the top five in the nation for 2016 Best Graduate Schools. Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 5 when the magazine released its rankings March 10.

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Ireland's Great Hunger Institute to open Grey Nuns exhibition on April 1

Ireland's Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University will open a new exhibition, "Saving the Famine Irish: The Grey Nuns and the Great Hunger," on Wednesday, April 1 in the Arnold Bernhard Library on the Mount Carmel Campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave.

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Cerlew Theatre Company

University to host dramatic reading of "Emigration Road" April 7

A dramatic reading of "Emigration Road" will be performed at 3 and 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, at Ireland's Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University, 3011 Whitney Ave.

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Women In Support of Humanity Take Back the Night

WISH will host annual 'Take Back the Night' event March 31

Quinnipiac's Women In Support of Humanity (WISH) group will host its annual "Take Back the Night" event on Tuesday, March 31, at 9:15 p.m. in the Mount Carmel Auditorium in the Center for Communications and Engineering on the Mount Carmel Campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave.

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University to organize senior citizen speed dating event April 8

Men and women age 65 or older will participate in a senior citizen speed dating event that Quinnipiac University is organizing at the Cascade Banquet Hall, 80 Sherman Ave., from 3-5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8.

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Dancing with the QU Stars April 10

The Quinnipiac Ballroom Society will present its fourth annual Dancing with the QU Stars event on Saturday, April 10, at 8 p.m. in Burt Kahn Court on the Mount Carmel Campus.

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David Caruso

School of Business to host program on emotional intelligence April 13

David R. Caruso, a research affiliate at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, will present the program, "Emotional Intelligence: Leading with Influence," from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, April 13, in the Mount Carmel Auditorium.

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What kind of internship opportunities are there?

- Colin Carrasquillo '14


Are there resources for students who are falling behind in a class?

- Rachel Booth '15


What are the professors like at Quinnipiac?

- Nicole Dover '14


What if I don't have a major?

- Pete Nikitas '14


How does Quinnipiac help with career planning?

- Joey Avena '12, MS '14

Global Citizenship

Student volunteering abroad

Volunteering Abroad

Some students spent winter break volunteering in remote corners of the globe.

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Wes Moore

Great Expectations

Youth advocate & author Wes Moore discussed the importance of education and making a difference in the world during a recent campus visit.

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Global Justice

Yale philosophy professor Thomas Pogge discussed "Designing for Human Rights: Food, Health, Climate," during a recent visit.

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Teaching + Learning

Serve Your Passion

Miguel Rosa witnessed life and death situations while deployed in Afghanistan, which inspired the young father to shift his career path from finance to nursing.

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Maximum Exposure

Partnership introduces high school students to college work, hoping to front-load academic success.

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Inquiring Minds

A group of local middle school students learned about the science of anthropology through a special program at Quinnipiac.

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Business + Entrepreneurship


Entrepreneurship and the Law

Sean O'Hare, owner of a merger and acquisitions firm, recently visited campus to discuss how risk-taking and the law work side-by-side.

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Fueling Success

Students gain firsthand knowledge about microlending through a service-learning program over winter break.

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Linking In

Women in the MBA program work to level the corporate playing field.

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Science + Technology

Students in Hungary

Digging Deep

QU team participates in archaeological dig in an effort to learn more about the Bronze Age of Eastern Hungary.

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David Niesel and Norbert Herzog

The Origin of AIDS

A pair of scientists delved into the origin of AIDS, debunking common misconceptions about the virus.

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Super Germs

Professors and students are looking for DNA that can turn ordinary bacteria into anti-biotic resistant super germs.

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Health + Medicine


Culture Change

Thought leader Dr. George Thibault shared his vision for revamping medical education to be more innovative and interprofessional.

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Safety Net for Seniors

Nurse Dana Garvey ’03 helped make the emergency room at a local hospital more senior-friendly.

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Tai chi session

Striking a Balance

Quinnipiac physical therapy students are studying the benefits of tai chi for older adults at risk of falling.

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Communicate + Innovate

Real-World Challenges

A class of engineering students was challenged to work in teams to create robots that could navigate an obstacle course. The project presented them with a real-world, hands-on project testing what they've learned throughout the semester.

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