Some stay on campus, but not all give thanks

November 27, 2006
Carmen Zimmer ’07 did not intend on staying in New Haven over Thanksgiving break. In the middle of the frantic search to secure a job for next year, she accidentally scheduled interviews during the time she was supposed to be home with her family in New Mexico. “I wasn’t keeping an eye on the calendar, »

Student missionaries go beyond stereotypes

November 2, 2006
Tina Colon ’09 stood in the middle of a field in Bogota, Colombia, watching children and adults crowd around the break-dancers in front of her. One group of teenage boys, covered in tattoos and striking defiant poses, hung off to the side rolling their eyes. Five minutes later, the toughest of them all broke down »