Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut is a private university in a suburban area right near the Sleeping Giant State Park. There are approximately 9,600 students in total, 6,900 of them being undergraduates. The Quinnipiac sports teams compete in the NCAA Division I in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The school mascot is "Boomer the Bobcat" and the school colors are gold and blue. There is a ton of school spirit at Quinnipiac, especially surrounding their athletics.
Famous "Bobcats" alumni include Molly Qerim - sports anchor, Mary-Jane Foster - actor, Turk Wendell - former baseball pitcher (NY Mets), Dorit Kemsley - businesswoman, and Eric Hartzell - former hockey player (Pittsburgh Penguins).
Ava is a sophmore student originally from Vermont. One quirky fact about Ava..."I am a transfer student."
Fun fact about Quinnipiac: Quinnipiac is halfway between NYC and Boston. Quinnipiac has made it to the Frozen Four finals twice in the last four years.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Wentworths, peanut butter Oreo.
Where to Grab a Coffee: Cheshire Coffee.
Pizzeria: Frank Pepe Pizzeria.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Acropolis Diner.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: Aunt Chiladas.
Sushi Spot and Your Go to Roll: Sushi Palace, sweet potato roll.
Where you would love your parents to take you for parents weekend: Eli’s on Whitney.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Fusion Pilates Barre.
Night Spot for Music: Toads Place.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang: Starbucks.