Sci-Tech

Researchers recode genome

October 22, 2013 • 0
While scientists have previously modified the genetic code of organisms, they have never successfully recoded the genome in ways that fundamenally alter the organism’s biological function. But in the Oct. 18 issue of the journal Science, researchers at Yale and Harvard successfully recoded the genome of E. coli to expand viral resistance and allow researchers »
The Board of Aldermen considered ways to optimize tax breaks for low-income housing Thursday.
City

Housing committee presents final report

October 18, 2013 • 0
At a Board of Aldermen committee meeting last night, a working group presented its final report and recommendations regarding low-income housing tax breaks.
Sci-Tech

Researchers explore leukemia genetics

October 15, 2013 • 0
The findings of a new Yale study yield the potential to diagnose leukemia more comprehensively, as well as to develop a novel therapeutic treatment.
City

Swing voters may decide election

October 9, 2013 • 0
New Haven’s over 18,000 unaffiliated voters could well swing the upcoming November mayoral election.
University

Faculty discuss governance options

October 4, 2013 • 0
At the first Yale College faculty meeting of the year on Thursday, professors discussed faculty input in University decision making.
A bike lane was added from York Street to Orange Street after Elm Street was repaved in August.
City

With new lane, city promotes biking

September 25, 2013 • 0
Following the addition of a dedicated bike lane on Elm Street, New Haven’s transportation department installed a bike rack at the intersection of College and Chapel.
City

Board of Aldermen approves surveillance, K9 funding

September 18, 2013 • 0
The Board of Aldermen’s Public Safety Committee endorsed two grant applications looking to strengthen New Haven police efforts on Tuesday night.
Students watch the results of the mayoral election come in at Justin Elicker’s post-election party.
City

Elicker dominates Yale’s Ward 1

September 11, 2013 • 0
Despite Toni Harp’s ARC ’72 overwhelming victory in Tuesday’s Democratic mayoral primary, Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 decisively won over Ward 1’s Yale voters.