The Yale Law School Library is exhibiting rare books with bindings which have been deciphered for the first time thanks to new imaging technologies.

Library exhibit uses novel technology

February 28, 2014 • 0
A new exhibit this month at the Yale Law School Library showcases the bindings of books, rather than their pages.

Rare Bibles arrive at Beinecke

February 21, 2014 • 0
This month, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library announced the acquisition of two 16th-century editions of the Bible.

Teashop ready to boil

January 31, 2014 • 0
Yalies craving a hot beverage to ward off the chill will now have a new option available to them: a shop that specializes in tea.

Students try health professions

January 24, 2014 • 0
Each Saturday, a select group of high school students descend upon the Yale School of Medicine to plan for futures in the health professions.

Shop-dine-park unveiled in New Haven

January 23, 2014 • 0
City officials have unveiled a special new gift card that is only usable in New Haven — and the first of its kind. Unveiled Jan. 6, the Shop-Dine-Park card is accepted at any business in the Elm City that takes Discover. Michael Mohler, deputy director of the Transportation, Traffic and Parking Department said that the »

Student band releases first EP

December 4, 2013 • 0
A Yale band that has been playing for almost three years is releasing its first EP this week. Comprised of four juniors, Nero, My Panda will release an EP entitled “Jokes That Aren’t Jokes” on Thursday. The EP, which features four songs, will be available for a free download on Soundcloud and on the band’s »
Thanks to a generous loan from retired Professor of Medieval English Literature Toshiyuki Takamiya, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
By Yuval Ben-David and Wesley Yiin now holds the largest collection of Middle English manuscripts outside of Britain.

New medieval manuscripts arrive at Beinecke

November 6, 2013 • 0
In the weeks following the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library’s 50th anniversary, the library has another cause for celebration.

Tweed construction underway

November 1, 2013 • 0
At Tweed New Haven Regional Airport, a $1.31 million effort to improve pedestrian and vehicle accessibility has taken flight. The construction project began the first week of October and will simplify the current parking scheme by merging two of the airport’s three lots into a larger 90-car zone, with a pedestrian walkway installed down the »

Shops at Yale promote breast cancer research

October 22, 2013 • 0
This week, shops on Broadway, York and Chapel Streets are offering discounts for those who donate to breast cancer research in New Haven. In order to participate in the fundraiser, known as Six Days to Save, customers must buy pink bracelets for $5 from participating stores. Proceeds from these bracelets will be donated directly to »
Thanks in part to new initiatives conducted by the NHPD,
crime has seen a recent decrease in the Elm City.

Crime on decline in Elm City

October 11, 2013 • 0
Crime is on the decline in Elm City — since the end of 2011, homicides and shooting incidents have fallen by nearly 50 percent.

Walnut importance studied

October 8, 2013 • 0
New research out of the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center shows why walnuts should play a prominent role in our diets.
Food trucks — like Rubamba, above — have overtaken the Elm City. The Caseus food truck, one of the first in New Haven, opened four years ago.

City attracts food trucks

September 27, 2013 • 0
New Haven foodies these days have plenty of reasons to rejoice.