NHPS discusses standardized testing

November 13, 2013 • 0
New Haven Public Schools will switch to the new Smarter Balanced standardized testing system in two years.

Activist challenges social perceptions of autism

November 5, 2013 • 0
For Lydia Brown, autism is not a deficiency to be cured — it is a concrete part of her identity. Brown, who is an autistic and multiply-disabled disability rights activist, as well as a student at Georgetown University, spoke to roughly 20 students and community members at a Saybrook Master’s Tea on Monday afternoon. She »

Eid Banquet celebrates Muslim tradition and responsibility

October 30, 2013 • 0
Over 500 students and faculty members crowded into Commons on Tuesday night for a dinner in celebration of the Muslim holiday Eid-al-Adha.

Health insurance rates for youths rise

October 22, 2013 • 0
Following the opening of Connecticut’s healthcare exchange under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), more of the state’s young adults have enrolled in healthcare plans.

Yale Station looks to combat early-semester delays

September 24, 2013 • 0
In response to the complaints during the past few weeks, Yale Station has made several new changes to ensure it will operate without major delays.

Yale-New Haven joins legal partnership for children advocacy

September 12, 2013 • 0
Children in Yale-New Haven Hospital now have access to better legal support through a new state-based nonprofit for children advocacy.
Students complained of long lines and delays at the Yale Station post office, which has been overburdened with parcels in recent days.

Yale station faces continued delays

September 5, 2013 • 0
Despite the Yale Station post office’s efforts for improvement, students have been dissatisfied with its service during the busy opening weeks of school.

In last lecture, Kagan stresses the liberal arts

April 26, 2013 • 0
All students must study literature, philosophy and history, according to retiring professor of classics and history Donald Kagan.
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Board of Education to continue superintendent search

April 24, 2013 • 0
Board members agreed that they cannot wait until the new mayor is elected in November to choose who will replace outgoing Superintendent Reginald Mayo.
James Rawlings, president of the Greater New Haven branch of the NAACP, cited transportation and housing as central issues of “urban apartheid.”

NAACP leader discusses city inequality

April 23, 2013 • 0
Apartheid exists in New Haven, according to James Rawlings, the president of the Greater New Haven branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

Students forge interest in fashion

April 17, 2013 • 0
Though they may not always be in the spotlight of the Yale extracurricular scene, a number of students are committed to bringing fashion onto campus.

Amid budget woes, aldermen divide federal grant funding

April 15, 2013 • 0
A greater number of New Haven’s nonprofit organizations will share a smaller pie of federal grant money for community development programs in 2013-’14 than in the current fiscal year.