Innovating the Elm City
As Toni Harp ARC ’78 and Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 enter the final week of their campaigns, both candidates have rolled out platforms to address economic development.
New Haven Open to stay in the Elm City
After months of negotiation, Connecticut’s Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) voted unanimously on Thursday night to keep the New Haven Open at Yale’s Connecticut Tennis Center in the Elm City, spelling good news for regional tennis fans and local businesses alike. The United States Tennis Association (USTA), which helps oversee the New Haven Open Women’s »
State backs violence prevention
New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. announced the second installment of a $750,000 competitive grant to combat youth violence.
Inauguration benefits local businesses
As events unfolded across campus during the inauguration of Yale’s 23rd President this past weekend, local businesses experienced a significant influx of customers.
Shutdown impacts STEM
As the national government enters its fourth day of shutdown and prospects for political compromise remain uncertain, Yale researchers and science administrators fear the effects of a protracted gridlock in Washington. Furloughs at federal organizations like the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) have severely limited faculty members’ ability to »
Q & A: Cocaine and Development
Linda Mayes, a professor of psychiatry, pediatrics and psychology in the Yale Child Study Center, heads a laboratory researching the ways young children regulate their emotions, especially when placed under stressful or challenging conditions. She conducts research on the impact of economic adversity on children’s developing inhibitory control systems, the impact of substance abuse on maternal behavior, the genetics related to addiction and maternal behavior and adolescent »
$2.5 million fund to spur innovation at YEI
Last week, the University received a $2.5-million fund from Connecticut Innovations, spelling good news for students hoping to jumpstart their own business ventures on campus.
Durfee’s swipes increase by $1
In a bid to give students access to more food, Yale Dining raised the value of a Durfee’s meal swipe this year.