M. TENNIS | Yale shows depth in singles

The Yale men’s tennis team packed the final rounds in singles at the historic site of the U.S. Open last weekend. While Yale traditionally shines in doubles matches, the Bulldogs sent four players to the final matches in the singles draws at the USTA Collegiate Invitational in Flushing, N.Y. Since entering the tournament in 2010, […]

M. TENNIS | Doubles outshines Ivy rivals

At the Princeton-Farnsworth Invitational, Yale doubles dominated the Ivy scene. Amid raucous partiers from Princeton’s lawnparties and enthusiastic Tigers fans, the Elis team capitalized on its freshman talent for a consistently strong showing in both singles and doubles at the team’s first competition of the year. During the first day of play, Yale went undefeated […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Elis win at home opener, kick off campaign

Yale field hockey ended its home opener against Quinnipiac in a victory with minutes to spare. With Sunday’s match, the field hockey team launched its third annual Get A Grip fundraiser for the Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation in honor of teammate Ona McConnell ’13, who has been battling the disease since her freshman year. The Bulldogs […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Elis look to repeat championship

After becoming the first Yale field hockey team crowned Ivy League champions in 31 years, the Bulldogs are aiming for another championship title this season under the leadership of captain and forward Maddy Sharp ’13. The Bulldogs graduated six players from last year’s team, including four of their top six scorers. The championship team earned […]

M. TENNIS | Squad double faults

In a disappointing turn of events, the men’s tennis team was defeated by two Ivy League rivals this weekend. On the road Friday, the newly ranked No. 73 Bulldogs fell 5–2 to their Ancient Eight archrival, the No. 24 Crimson. Continuing its Ivy League competition, Yale hosted the No. 60 Big Green (18–3, 4–2 Ivy) […]

Marrow drive happening now at Commons

Want to see if you could donate bone marrow? Stop by Commons anytime from now until 4 p.m. to participate in the Mandi Schwartz Marrow Donor Registration Drive. The drive is in recognition of Yale’s former women’s ice hockey player, Mandi Schwartz, who passed away from leukemia in the spring of 2011. The drive honors […]

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M. TENNIS | Upsets for Bulldogs

The men’s tennis team fought through a tough weekend, battling rowdy fans and rain during its run for the Ivy League title. In the first match of the weekend, Yale (13–8, 2–2 Ivy) upset the No. 37 Columbia Lions 4–3, serving them their first loss in the Ivies. In a disappointing turn of events the […]

ITS warns students about Mac Flashback Virus

Mac users across campus, beware — due to issues found in the Apple version of Java, Macs are now vulnerable to viruses, and Yale’s Information Technology Services is taking steps to warn students. A lot of websites that college students frequent — think Facebook and Skype — contain links and ads that could infect computers […]

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M. TENNIS | Yale splits road trip

The men’s tennis team started off the Ivy League season with a win and a loss this past weekend while on the road. The Bulldogs battled 20 mph winds in addition to an unranked Penn team to come out with a hard-earned first victory in the Ivy League, 5–2. The next day’s match against the […]

Food writer goes off recipe

Tamar Adler had a message for Yalies at a Master’s Tea Thursday: Whatever you have planned for the future is not what you will end up doing. Adler, recent author of “An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace,” spoke to a group of about 30 people about how she began writing about food at […]

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Harvard newspaper compares Yale football to the Miami Heat

An inexplicable article posted to the Harvard Crimson’s sports blog on Monday claims Yale football is the Miami Heat of the Ivy League. The author points out the similarities between Lebron James and former Yale quarterback Patrick Witt ’12, noting their shared ability to make headlines. “With Lebron’s rapidly receding hairline in mind it’s clear […]

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M. TENNIS | St. John’s snaps Elis’ winning streak

The men’s tennis team suffered its first loss at home in the spring season this past Saturday to No. 58 St. John’s, 4-3. Yale (11-6, 0-0 Ivy) swept the doubles matches but could not carry the momentum to the singles round for the win. Both teams won two singles matches each, placing the pressure of […]