University

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.
City

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.
City

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.
City

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.
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University

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.
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City

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.
Mayor Toni Harp pledged to reduce energy consumption in New Haven by
20 percent by 2018.
City

Harp pledges to reduce energy consumption

March 27, 2014 • 0
At a crowded press conference last week, Mayor Toni Harp signed a pledge to reduce energy consumption by 20 percent in New Haven by 2018.
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City

Five Yale students arrested at DC protest

March 5, 2014 • 0
This Saturday, five Yale students were arrested on the White House lawn while protesting the Keystone XL pipeline.
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City

Students organize environmental law conference

March 3, 2014 • 0
Students from Yale College, the graduate and professional schools and universities in the surrounding area gathered in Kroon Hall for the 4th annual New Directions in Environmental Law Conference.
Gary Holder-Winfield won the special election for Mayor Toni Harp’s vacant state senate seat on Tuesday.
City

Holder-Winfield wins senate seat

February 26, 2014 • 0
Gary Holder-Winfield won the special election for Mayor Toni Harp’s vacant state senate seat on Tuesday.
City

Yalies face arrest in protest

February 25, 2014 • 0
On Saturday afternoon, a group of Yale students is planning to travel to Washington, D.C. to protest the Keystone XL pipeline alongside college students from across the country.
City

Petition would regulate wood smoke

February 20, 2014 • 0
Among car exhaust, factory fumes and coal-fired power plants, there is one source of air pollution that Connecticut residents know little about: emissions from residential wood smoke.