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Alumnus wins Nobel Prize in economics

When the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences told Edmund Phelps GRD ’59 on Monday that he would receive this year’s Nobel Prize in economics, a huge weight dropped off his shoulders. “I had a mystical feeling that this just might be the year,” he said. “The alignment of the heavens was right.” Phelps, an economics […]


Program gives intro to Elm City

Hundreds of newly-arrived students explored New Haven last Saturday as part of Yale’s annual CityScape orientation program. Sponsored by Yale’s Office of New Haven and State Affairs, CityScape provides Yale College freshmen and first-year graduate and professional school students with an introduction to the city they now call home. Approximately 375 people attended the event, […]