YCC hopefuls face new rules

Registration for this year’s Yale College Council officer elections closed Monday night, yielding a record number of contenders for the six officer positions on the council. This year’s election will see a marked increased in the number of campaign regulations, and some complaints already have been filed with the Election Commission against a number of […]

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Harvard council sends tailgate proposal

After weeks of uncertainty surrounding this year’s Harvard-Yale tailgate regulations, the Harvard Undergraduate Council is closer to a definitive game plan, HUC President Matthew Mahan said in an e-mail Tuesday. But members of the Yale College Council said they are still awaiting clarifications on several of the weekend’s details. Harvard students as well as members […]

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Doctor explores hope of patients

When Dr. Jerome Groopman was a student at Columbia Medical School, he encountered a patient whom he would remember for the rest of his life: a fundamentalist Jewish woman suffering from breast cancer. When he asked her why she refused treatment for her disease, the woman confided in Groopman. She said she had been forced […]

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Dwight Hall haunted house thrills

A group of small children and their parents moved hesitantly across the dark threshold of Dwight Hall. Inside, they were met by a pale and ghastly-looking figure who told them the tale of the five Yale students who had died in the very same room in 1867. Forewarned with this information, the group proceeded to […]

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