Yalies join nationwide climate change movement

September 15, 2014 • 0
This Sunday, both Yale students and New Haven residents plan to join the ranks of thousands of other activists in order to promote awareness of climate change at the People’s Climate March in New York City.
New Haven alders discuss the “Give Change to Make Change” project, which aims to fight panhandling and develop social services.

Task force tackles panhandling

September 10, 2014 • 0
On Tuesday evening, Doug Hausladen ’04, the New Haven Transit Chief, Joseph Rodriguez, the mayor’s aldermanic liaison and Win Davis, the executive director of the town green, unveiled a new plan to address panhandling in New Haven.

Yale students deepen ties with city over summer

September 3, 2014 • 0
According to the 2013 summer activities survey, only 19 percent of Yale College stayed in New Haven to work in the summer of 2013.
Transportation issues, including improvements to the area’s rail lines, are a topic of discussion in the upcoming gubernatorial election.

Conn. faces transportation funding shortage

September 2, 2014 • 0
Two weeks ago, a diverse coalition of eight different environmental, regional and construction groups held a press conference in Hartford to raise the profile of transportation issues in the upcoming gubernatorial campaign.

Yale farm promotes foraging

April 21, 2014 • 0
On Friday, the Yale Farm taught a group of students and New Haven residents to make a salad out of weeds found on New Haven streets.

Students vie for food research prize

April 21, 2014 • 0
Over the weekend, six students dueled for a prize for best research in food and agriculture.

Captain Phillips talks captivity

April 16, 2014 • 0
Captain Richard Phillips said one thing he learned when Somali pirates hijacked his boat is that nothing is lost until you give up or quit.

House opposes GMO bill

April 15, 2014 • 0
Just one day after a bill banning genetically modified grass seeds cleared the Connecticut State Senate, the same bill died in the House.

Connecticut fights GMOs

April 10, 2014 • 0
Yesterday, Connecticut continued its crusade against genetically modified organisms with the passage of a bill banning the sale or planting of grass seed that has been genetically modified.
The redevelopment plan for Route 34 has caused concerns about bike
lane space and safety.

Route 34 hits political traffic

April 9, 2014 • 0
While New Haven’s Community Development Committee met last week to discuss a redevelopment plan for Route 34, New Haven bikers, car owners and environmental activists held their breaths.

Bennack talks success

April 1, 2014 • 0
The secret to succeeding in business is not just hard work — diverse interests, the ability to work with others and a fair amount of luck matter too, according to Frank Bennack Jr.

Yale bridges food today and food past

March 31, 2014 • 0
Co-founder of the Yale Sustainable Food Project (YSFP), Alice Waters, along with Professor Paul Freedman led an event to view food related materials at the Beinecke.