AROUTIOUNIAN: A time for choosing
Many activities at Yale are wastes of time – how else to describe hours spent in organizations compiling data, running errands or sitting through dull meetings?
AROUTIOUNIAN: Will we remember?
It’s a cultural struggle to forgive the crimes of those who didn’t acknowledge (and whose descendants still don’t) that they have anything for which to be forgiven.
AROUTIOUNIAN: Death with decency
In celebrating the deaths of those we judge to have carried out evil, we add to alienation, to disconnection, to a loss of empathy in ourselves and in civil society at large.
Mental health budget overhauled
Gov. Dannel Malloy has released a budget that may leave some of the state’s most vulnerable patients without public assistance.
Graham discusses interpersonal art
Since the 1970s, Dan Graham’s art and critical writings have provided new ways of looking at the cultural hallmarks of recent generations.
Fairness develops early Yale study finds
A new Yale study has found that children develop an understanding of fairness early in life, but this understanding manifests itself in behavior more frequently when people are looking.
Fiscal cliff threatens Conn. economy
Businesses in Connecticut and across the country are growing uneasy about what the impending “fiscal cliff” could mean for their operations.