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Jun 10, 2014, 19:00 ET

Quinnipiac University Presents Lifetime Achievement Award To Barbara Walters

ABC News Correspondent Barbara Walters has done scores of interviews in her 50-year career as a broadcast journalist. Three interviews – with...

Mar 21, 2014, 16:00 ET

Investment Strategist Joe Terranova Predicts Summer Market Correction, Followed by Recovery at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. IV Forum in New York City

 Joe Terranova, chief investment strategist at Virtus Investment Partners and a regular contributor to "Fast Money" on CNBC, predicts a market...

Mar 20, 2014, 23:00 ET

Smart Investing in Volatile Global Markets is Focus at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. IV Forum in New York City

 A panel of experts in international markets Thursday pointed to the pivotal role of central banks in both helping and hurting the U.S. and...

Mar 20, 2014, 16:15 ET

Bullish Views on the Global Economy (With One Dissenter) at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. IV Forum in New York

A high-level panel of economists and investment experts offered a very positive view of the world's economy during the first day of Quinnipiac...

Mar 19, 2014, 10:30 ET

Investment industry experts to gather at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. IV Forum in New York City

Internationally renowned finance experts will provide insights into the pressing issues facing investment professionals in our global financial...

Feb 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

Quinnipiac University receives $1 million gift to create the Novak Family Polish Chair

 A $1 million gift from Pete and Kasia Novak of Longmeadow, Mass. will fund a new academic chair at Quinnipiac University. The Novak Family...

Nov 25, 2013, 12:34 ET

Quinnipiac University inducts Laszlo Birinyi Jr. and Thomas J. Orloski into its Business Leader Hall of Fame

The Quinnipiac University School of Business inducted Laszlo Birinyi Jr., founder and president of Birinyi Associates, and Thomas J. Orloski '61,...

Sep 10, 2013, 13:53 ET

Quinnipiac University couple contributes $1 million to create the William and Barbara Weldon Chair in Rehabilitation Medicine

 A vice chairman of Quinnipiac University's Board of Trustees and his wife, both alumni of the university,  have donated $1 million to...

Sep 05, 2013, 15:31 ET

OmniMD donates electronic health record software valued at $7.6 million to Quinnipiac University

 OmniMD, of Tarrytown, N.Y., has donated the use of its electronic health record technology valued at $7.6 million to Quinnipiac University, as...

Sep 03, 2013, 09:00 ET

St. Vincent's Medical Center pledges more than $1 million to the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

St. Vincent's Medical Center made two pledges totaling $1,050,000 to the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at...

Aug 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

World-Renowned Irish Famine Expert Christine Kinealy appointed to Quinnipiac University faculty

 Christine Kinealy, a world-renowned authority on Ireland's Great Hunger, has been appointed professor of history and Irish...

Jul 22, 2013, 11:53 ET

Paul Tiyambe Zeleza appointed vice president for academic affairs at Quinnipiac University

Paul Tiyambe Zeleza, the dean of the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, has been appointed vice...

May 10, 2013, 16:30 ET

CBS' Scott Pelley urges accuracy over speed while accepting Quinnipiac University's Fred Friendly First Amendment Award

NEW YORK, May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Our house is on fire." That's how Scott Pelley, anchor and managing editor of "The CBS Evening...

May 01, 2013, 11:00 ET

Scott Pelley, anchor and managing editor of the "CBS Evening News," to receive Quinnipiac University's Fred Friendly First Amendment Award May 10

HAMDEN, Conn., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Quinnipiac University will present its 20th annual Fred Friendly First Amendment...

Apr 11, 2013, 08:00 ET

Kevin Basmadjian named dean of the School of Education at Quinnipiac University

 Kevin Basmadjian has been promoted to dean of the School of Education at Quinnipiac University. "Since joining Quinnipiac in June 2004,...

Apr 05, 2013, 17:30 ET

CNBC 'Fast Money' Contributor Joe Terranova Sees Opportunities in Cheaper Japanese Yen and Natural Gas Exports at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. III Forum in New York

Joe Terranova, chief investment strategist at Virtus Investment Partners and a contributor to "Fast Money" on CNBC, told an international audience...

Apr 04, 2013, 16:47 ET

Cautious Optimism on the Global Economy at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. III Forum in New York

The U.S. and global economies are slowly recovering from the economic crisis of 2008, and consumer confidence is growing. Uncertainty about...

Mar 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Investment industry experts to gather at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. III Forum in New York City April 4-6

Internationally renowned finance experts will provide insights into the pressing issues facing investment professionals in our global financial...

Feb 20, 2013, 22:00 ET

Jennifer Brown named dean of the Quinnipiac University School of Law

 Jennifer Gerarda Brown, of New Haven, has been named dean of the Quinnipiac University School of Law effective July 1, 2013.  "Jennifer...

Dec 12, 2012, 14:30 ET

Mark F. Yeckel appointed to the founding faculty of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

 Mark F. Yeckel has been appointed to the founding faculty of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. As an...