Conn. may ban indoor tanning for minors
The proposed bill would prevent all indoor tanning salons in the state from serving people under 18 years of age, unless they have the written consent of a physician.
GSA exploring new transportation lines
The Graduate Student Assembly is considering offering students new transit options for the Westville, Edgewood and Dwight neighborhoods amidst concerns that Yale’s campus is inaccessible for some of its off-campus graduate students.
Hunger programs feel sequester pinch
Connecticut will face substantial cuts to both elderly nutrition programs and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.
TFA popularity rises
For an increasing number of Yale students, leaving the classroom after graduation means going back to the classroom — but as a teacher.
High BMI linked to cancer mortality
A recent study from the Yale School of Public Health shows increased endometrial cancer mortality rates in women with body mass index levels above the healthy range of 18.5 to 24.9.
Project honors Yale AIDS victims
Chris Glazek ’07 decided to commemorate Yalies who had died from the disease by creating the Yale AIDS Memorial Project.
Kreiss-Tomkins’ election unclear
While Election Day was last week, Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins ’13 will not know whether or not he has won a seat in the Alaska State House of Representatives until this Wednesday.