A political watchdog group headed by Noah Bookbinder ’95 filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump Monday morning, accusing him of violating the Constitution and demanding that he cease taking business-related payments from foreign entities.
In the span of less than an hour early Monday morning, three Elm City pizza deliverymen were victims of attempted robberies, two of which were successful.
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences welcomed 13 new faculty members this semester, with the majority joining Yale’s science and engineering departments.
Despite the outdoor weather nearing the temperature of the treats, hundreds flocked into Ben & Jerry’s during its grand opening for ice cream and shakes.
After seven years on Broadway, American Apparel will shut its doors in the upcoming months.
University President Peter Salovey joined hundreds of politicians, businessmen and academics at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
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Liana Van Nostrand
The U.S. Army Corps’s decision to deny ETP an easement for the construction of DAPL through the Standing Rock reservation, while a highly significant victory for the Native American community, does not mark the end of the controversy.
Derby is a sport, a test of strategic skill and strength, nothing more. It has its own culture, but defies those who have never stepped inside Roller Magic to define its players. Derby breaks down the boxes women conform to, of athletic girl or high-heeled weakling, aggressive or motherly, strong or petite. For derby girls, an “or” is a limit. Perhaps, its players consider derby feminist because the sport refuses to impose any limitations on women — their image, their dreams, or their ability to knock each other down and sell cupcakes to fundraise.
It is telling that Yale needed to witness such an explosion of student outcry to catalyze the creation of a center like this one... But issues of race, migration and more have entered the political mainstream both nationally and internationally. RITM symbolizes Yale’s growing recognition of this shift and its importance to professors and students on campus.
“You’ve got some of the most affluent neighborhoods in the nation in this area, but you also have some of the highest pockets of poverty in the nation and they’re next door to each other. As of today, we haven’t figured out how to do a better job educating all kids.”