Henry Kissinger speaks at the Omni Hotel on Friday night in an event celebrating the 60th anniversary of the publication of "God and Man at Yale." The event drew 200 students, scholars, family and alumni.

Conservative leaders praise Buckley’s legacy

November 7, 2011
The legacy of conservative icon William F. Buckley Jr. ’50 continued at Yale Friday in an all-day event sponsored by the growing William F. Buckley Jr. Program. About 200 students, scholars, family members and alumni gathered for a gala at the Omni Hotel to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the publication of Buckley’s influential book, »

Businesses prepare for families

October 28, 2011
Across the city, businesses are preparing to open their doors to Yale students and their parents for Family Weekend. While all hotels, restaurants and stores around campus know that this weekend will be one of the busiest of the year, newcomers and mainstays are taking different approaches to prepare for families’ arrival. Some younger establishments »

YUAA flies high with Horizon Balloon

October 25, 2011
On the morning of Spring Fling last year, the members of the Yale Undergraduate Aerospace Association weren’t putting on neon pinnies or dancing in mud on Old Campus. Instead, the group was driving through Connecticut to track the flight of “Horizon,” the high-altitude balloon with a built-in camera they built. In early September, the group’s »

Scientist shares genetic secrets

October 20, 2011
Students may someday be able to make full copies of themselves and be born again, according to the first lecturer in Yale’s new TEDx program. Juan Enriquez, a co-founder of Synthetic Genomics Incorporated and a founding director of Harvard Business School’s Life Sciences Project, spoke to a group of roughly 100 undergraduates in Sterling Memorial »