City

Ex-offenders register with Unlock the Vote

September 28, 2012 • 0
With the U.S. presidential election approaching in November, a new voter registration program in New Haven is seeking to address misconceptions about ex-offenders’ right to cast a ballot. On Tuesday, Unlock the Vote launched its first registration drive at the Project Model Offender Reintegration Experience headquarters on Grand Avenue to reach out to potential voters »
Culture

Avant-garde director stresses the classics

September 18, 2012 • 0
Though some call the works of theater director Robert Wilson radical, he said he sees his style as a “rediscovery of the classics.” An audience of over 150 undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and community members crowded into the gallery space at the Yale School of Art’s 36 Edgewood Ave. building to hear the award-winning »
This room, in the basement of the Yale College Dean’s Office, is one of the many places on campus still recovering from severe rain in August. Dozens of other buildings, including Bass Library and the Hall of Graduate Studies, are also still undergoing repairs.
University

University still recovering from floods

September 10, 2012 • 0
Nearly 50 buildings on campus are still recovering from damage sustained during the torrential downpours that struck New Haven in mid-August. The rain, which fell at a rate of six inches per hour and left Cross Campus under a few inches of water, affected several residential college basements, Bass Library, the Hall of Graduate Studies »