Why Are All the Rich Kids Sitting Together in the Cafe?

November 29, 2007 • 23
Members of Yale’s present freshman class were sent a mailing this summer by the Dean’s Office, exhorting them to read “Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria,” the subject of this year’s freshman address, delivered by psychologist Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum. Yale has a plethora of race-related “cohesion-promotion” activities; among them: »

Student cyclists neglected by Yale, New Haven officials

October 18, 2007 • 0
On a recent Friday morning, I crashed my bicycle into a fast-moving car on Prospect Street.My smash — which left my laptop looking like a pizza — got me thinking about New Haven’s bike problem and how flawed the attitude of the University and city is toward our cyclists. Over the past few years, dozens »