By sarah maddox • april 21, 2017 • 6:00 A.M.
Comedian Chelsea Handler spoke to several college students across the country Thursday during a press conference about politics, her new show and general advice.
“I don’t need to speak to him; that’s like talking to a lifesaver,” Chelsea Handler said about talking to President Donald Trump, while crinkling a white candy in her hand. “What’s the point?”
Take Back the Night is one of the many actions of student activists on campus which contribute to the growing education and awareness. However, it also fundamentally serves as what attendee Alyssa Occhiboi called, “a place for survivors, activists and people who want to feel empowered and have a safe space.”
Friday’s scrimmage will match the first team offense against the first team defense, and the second units against each other. Specialists will kick, but there will be no live punts or kickoffs.
In UConn softball’s 7-6 loss to Fairleigh Dickinson, a near epic comeback in the bottom of the seventh was as encouraging as it was frustrating.
The Huskies offense got off to an uncharacteristically fast start, scoring three runs in the first, with the help of some shaky pitching from FDU starter Erica Johnson. UConn junior Emma Stanley drove in two on a bases-loaded single, and freshman Chloe Kerns came home on an error.