City living spurs volunteering

September 27, 2013 • 0
Davis Nguyen ’15 did not think when he matriculated at Yale that he would spend his time volunteering in New Haven.

Student offers financial literacy class

September 24, 2013 • 0
Several teenage African-American girls from New Haven gathered in a Yale Health Center room last Thursday, not to hang out or do homework, but to learn about finance.

Law School clinic helps battle state over education funding

September 17, 2013 • 0
A group of attorneys and Yale law students teamed up on Monday to battle the state over Connecticut’s education standards.

Despite construction, 1 Broadway still empty

September 16, 2013 • 0
Though construction crews have been diligently working on the corner of 1 Broadway throughout the summer, a tenant has yet to pick up the prime retail location.
A new Belgian-themed eatery on Elm Street between Park and York is set to unveil its full menu within the next few weeks.

Belgian cafe opening on Broadway

September 13, 2013 • 0
The Broadway district acquired another cafe this week, with the partial opening of Maison Mathis.

Morrison defeats two Ward 22 challengers

September 11, 2013 • 0
Incumbent Jeanette Morrison, the alderman who represents four of Yale’s residential colleges, clinched the democratic nomination for Ward 22 in Tuesday’s primary.
University President Richard Levin and Mayor John DeStefano Jr. led the city for two decades. Below, 2013 mayoral candidates debate.

UP CLOSE | With election, town-gown relations at key juncture

September 9, 2013 • 0
A new mayor will soon be sworn in who has the power to continue bridging the gap between Yale and New Haven or topple the work of the past two decades.

Student, master clash over freedom of expression

September 5, 2013 • 0
As students gathered for a Master’s Tea in Ezra Stiles College Wednesday, tensions related to campus political expression arose outside.
Several Yale professors expressed their support for New Haven mayoral candidate Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 at a Wednesday campaign event.

Professors hold fundraiser for Elicker

September 4, 2013 • 0
At the home of Yale School of Management professor Douglas Rae, several Yale faculty members and neighbors met to fundraise for Ward 10 Alderman Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10

Eight days before primary, Harp fields questions from students

September 3, 2013 • 0
With only eight days before the mayoral primary, State Sen. Toni Harp ARC ’78 spent time on Yale’s campus fielding questions from inquisitive Elis about her candidacy for mayor.
Protestors gather for the second time in front of Gourmet Heaven on Broadway Friday following claims of wage theft.

Gourmet Heaven protests continue

September 3, 2013 • 0
The boycott of Gourmet Heaven continued with a protest that supporters said will repeat every week until employees receive back pay.

Yale neighbor criticizes pesticide use

August 30, 2013 • 0
Those living near Yale’s athletic fields were struck by the familiar stench of pesticides used to maintain the fields this summer.
Approximately 50 Yale students and hundreds of New Haven residents called for immigration reform in a citywide rally.