GREENBERG: Juicing your pain

April 9, 2013 • 0
Why do we suffer? Or rather, why do we keep suffering?

GREENBERG: More sex walk, less sex talk

February 10, 2012 • 6
“Yale men” do not exist. Men at Yale are queer and straight, short and tall, foreign and domestic, loud and quiet. As such, there is no way to describe the full populace of the Yale male, straight or otherwise, and such generalizations are unbecoming of those who make them. David Lilienfeld (“Stuck in the frosh »

New Web site provides retail info

January 28, 2010 • 1
John Shi ’12 spent more than three hours one weekend this fall combing New Haven retailers for wine glasses. That frustrating experience, he said, inspired him to streamline the way Yalies shop. His solution: YaleLocal, a Web site that Shi said will help students find the products they are looking for at New Haven businesses. »
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Student productions vie for space

January 22, 2010 • 0
Ari Berkowitz ’12 planned to stage her production of “Twilight: A Britney Spears Musical” at the Off Broadway Theater — the largest undergraduate performance venue and the only one with a professional quality dance floor. But when her application for the space was rejected, Berkowitz, like hundreds of other students each semester, had to scramble »

Foreign Yalies face scrutiny in travels

January 13, 2010 • 3
Before Murad Khan ’11 flew back to campus from his native Pakistan on Saturday, he expected to face increased security following the attempted Christmas Day airline attack by a Nigerian-born terrorist. But Khan experienced nothing out of the ordinary in his travels, he said. In fact, he said he is used to anticipating security searches. »
The exhibition at the Lillian Goldman Law Library feature rare illiustrated books.

Justice on display at Law Library

January 12, 2010 • 0
While students bemoaned the injustice of their workloads during finals week, the Lillian Goldman Law Library welcomed the “Images of Justice” exhibit, showcasing a set of the library’s rare illustrated law books. The exhibition, located on level L2 of the library, displays four European legal volumes from the 16th through 18th centuries depicting Lady Justice »

Toad’s hosts sex forum

December 3, 2009 • 10
Toad’s Place swapped dancers and penny drinks for activists and open discussion during Wednesday afternoon’s “Sex at Yale: The Toad’s Edition” forum hosted by the Yale Women’s Center. Recognizing the New Haven dance club and concert venue as a staple of Yale’s sexual culture, Women’s Center representatives encouraged Yalies to “see Toad’s with the lights »

Yalie filmmaker dishes on new movie

November 17, 2009 • 0
Though his first drama production debuted in the Timothy Dwight College dining hall in 1999, David Brind ’00 is taking a much bigger stage this month. Brind’s new film “Dare,” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last January, opened Friday at select theaters in New York and Los Angeles. The film — starring Emmy »

Twins team up, split up

November 13, 2009 • 2
They are both Computing and the Arts majors in Silliman College and have roomed together since freshman year. At the start of each semester, they pore over the Blue Book together and decide which classes to take — they have had identical schedules all five semesters they have been at Yale. Stephanie and Valerie Naratil »

Pilot Pen drops tournament

November 12, 2009 • 1
Pilot Pen Corporation of America will pull its sponsorship New Haven’s Pilot Pen Tennis Tournament after 15 years — a move that puts the city’s most attended professional sporting event in jeopardy and could cause the city to lose millions of dollars. Though Pilot Pen has committed to one final tournament, which will take place »

Franco breaks hearts

November 6, 2009 • 1
“I love you!” screamed a girl seated in the buzzing crowd when James Franco made his way to the small stage in Linsly-Chittenden Hall Thursday afternoon. The giggling din grew even louder as Yale’s own paparazzi — students armed with camera phones and digital cameras — snapped away before Franco’s talk began. Approximately 80 percent »
The Yale Center for British Art, located in the middle of campus, is trying to reach out to more undergraduates.

British Art Center seeks more undergraduate visitors

October 28, 2009 • 11
The four-story, 59,000 square-foot glass and steel structure on the corner of Chapel and High streets was hardly meant to be invisible. Now — 35 years after the completion of Louis Kahn’s building — the British Art Center is working to improve its visibility among undergraduates on campus, following the results of a demographics survey »