Homebuyer program turns 20
The University has pledged to continue subsidizing homeownership in New Haven for Yale employees for at least another two years.
Harp pushes to extend school day
Next year, students at the Lincoln-Bassett School could be in school for 12 hours a day as part of a new extended school-day program.
YPD reports two sexual assault allegations
The Yale community received three emails last week reporting two separate complaints that two Yale students were sexually assaulted on the night of Feb. 8 at the same off-campus location.
NHPS aims for balanced school lunch budget
After starting the year with a $3.5 million budget deficit in food services, the New Haven Board of Education is on track to end the year with a balanced Food Service account.
Staff braves bad weather
While professors had the option of canceling classes last Thursday, employees in “critical positions” – including public safety, acute care and food service – were expected to show up for their shifts.
Campus weathers snow
Winter Storm Pax left the campus picturesquely but inconveniently blanketed in heavy snow.
Board moves to reappoint Harries
The New Haven Board of Education announced it will enter into negotiations with Superintendent of Schools Garth Harries ’95 to renew his contract for three years.
State education reform delayed
At a Tuesday press conference, Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, R-Fairfield, called for the resignation of the state’s Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor ’93 LAW ’98.
Harp, Harries ease tensions
What seemed like a direct threat to one official’s continued employment now appears to have dissipated.
Yale and New Haven celebrate Lunarfest
Professional dancers in bright lion costumes paraded down Whitney Avenue on Saturday morning, maneuvering through a crowd of over 500 people. This parade initiated the third annual Lunarfest celebration of the Chinese New Year, which took place on Friday Jan. 31. The event was a collaboration between Yale and the Elm City — the Yale-China »