Campus safety report shows increase in drug, alcohol violations

Police arrested several times as many individuals for on-campus drug abuse violations during 2012 as they did in previous years.

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Kissinger talks diplomacy

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger came to campus Friday afternoon to discuss his experience as a diplomat and his views on international relations.

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YCC | Zenas Han ’15, UOC chair

Zenas Han ’15 hopes to apply the skills he learned through a semester away from Yale as chair of the Undergraduate Organizing Committee.

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Microsoft’s Mundie talks future technology

Craig Mundie, a senior adviser to Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, showed off the company’s upcoming products in a talk held Wednesday afternoon.

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Brooks considers the modern president

On President’s Day, New York Times columnist David Brooks shared his experiences interacting with the United States president as a political commentator during the last two presidencies.

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Students push for Korean Studies

A group of students has been working since September 2012 to raise awareness of the lack of a major in Korean studies at Yale.

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Q&A with Sarah Solovay ’16

Yale freshman Sarah Solovay ’16 is perhaps the University’s newest singing sensation. Though the talented singer did not win the Hitlab Emerging Artist Competition, she still made the final round in the national competition that would have given her the chance to perform at a Grammys Weekend event in Los Angeles, Calif., and to attend […]

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‘Great Big Ideas’ seminar to go on hiatus

After being taught for three consecutive terms, “Great Big Ideas” will be taking a break from Yale. The popular Yale College seminar co-taught by Provost and President-elect Peter Salovey and Adam Glick ’82 — a New York-based real estate investor and founder of The Floating University — will not be offered again until spring 2014, […]

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Art School to hold auction for hurricane relief

In an effort to provide relief to those affected by Hurricane Sandy, officials at the Yale School of Art are planning to hold an exhibition and auction with all proceeds slated to be donated to charity. A Wednesday email signed by professors Robert Storr, Lisa Kereszi and Sam Messer asked faculty and graduate students at […]

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Harvard updates alcohol regulations

As Yalies prepare to take Harvard by storm for The Game this weekend, they may need to leave their beer pong plans behind. After a Nov. 6 meeting, Harvard faculty and administrators voted nearly unanimously to put into effect a new alcohol policy that aims to establish more explicit guidelines for students’ private parties and dorm […]

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City results indicate strong voter turnout

Despite the cold weather, Yale students and New Haven residents came out to vote in hoards on Tuesday. New Haven Election Day results indicated an overwhelming Democratic majority in the city, with President Barack Obama receiving over 90 percent of the presidential vote, Congressman Chris Murphy winning over 87 percent of Senate ballots and Congresswoman […]

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Grants to fund rare language research

Yale linguist and anthropologist Mark Turin plans to preserve some of the world’s most endangered languages by enlisting the help of native speakers. Turin was recently awarded roughly $70,000 for two different projects which will document these rare languages. A $20,000 grant from the Google Earth Outreach program, which was awarded to him Oct. 31, […]

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