Culture

Exhibit shows Islamic art

February 20, 2007 • 0
Amid gray days, and even grayer slush, Yale plays host to a Muslim artist’s colorful reflections on Islamic spirituality. This week, the Davenport Art Gallery hosts “Tempered Stillness,” an exhibit by Pakistani artist Ayesha Shariff. Her work, on display for Islamic Awareness Week, delves into Islamic mysticism and its significance in the Muslim world. The »
University

Roosevelt holds policy expo

February 1, 2007 • 0
Members of the Yale chapter of the Roosevelt Institution presented their research and policy proposals on a range of local and national issues yesterday at the Whitney Humanities Center. The Roosevelt Institution, a national organization, bills itself as the “nation’s first student think tank,” and the Yale chapter’s first semiannual policy exposition attracted an audience »