Garth Harries ’95, newly appointed superintendent of New Haven Pub- lic Schools, debuted his Superintendent’s Night Out on Wednesday.

Harries begins listening tour

September 19, 2013 • 0
Garth Harries ’95 felt that to know him, his audience had to know what he believed in. “I believe that children want to rise,” said Harries, who was appointed superintendent of New Haven Public Schools this summer. “That’s what they do, that is what human instinct is — it’s to be better tomorrow than you »

Report highlights youth joblessness

September 6, 2013 • 0
Although Connecticut has experienced mild job recovery, the recession continues to hinder the state’s job-seeking youth from finding employment

Yale awarded InterAsian grant

April 25, 2013 • 0
Twelve years ago, Helen Siu founded a tiny intercultural studies program in Hong Kong. At Yale, she will now head a half-million-dollar program to connect Asian scholars across the world.

City departments pitch budget plans

April 19, 2013 • 0
The Board of Aldermen’s Finance Committee met Thursday night to review budget appropriations for 13 city offices and services.
The show “Blood Will Have Blood,” written by a Yale undergraduate, deconstructs the world of “Macbeth” by placing Shakespeare’s masterpiece in a 21st-century context.

Something electronica this way comes

April 10, 2013 • 0
This weekend, Shakespeare’s King of Scotland will sing over electronica.

Hausladen urges real estate investment

April 4, 2013 • 0
When thinking back on the construction of the 360 State St. apartment complex completed in 2010, Ward 7 Alderman Doug Hausladen ’04 said he had an “ah-ha! moment” for a new, progressive city investment strategy.
CARE health survey

Surveys detail neighborhood health

March 28, 2013 • 0
Residents of some New Haven neighborhoods tend to report poorer health on average than residents of Connecticut or the United States.
Innovation Ecosystem

Connecticut powers startups

March 6, 2013 • 0
Sitting at a table with no more than her laptop, Judi Otton had all she needed to grow her new company.

At Tweed, politicians decry sequester

March 4, 2013 • 0
Four Connecticut politicians met to describe what they claimed would be the grave consequences of a national sequester.

Law School prof addresses drone legality

February 22, 2013 • 0
Law School professor Oona Hathaway LAW ’97 honed in on several legal issues surrounding drones that she described as important for Americans in the coming years.
The Peabody Museum will temporarily close the Great Hall of Dinosaurs while the hall undergoes a $30 million renovation.

Peabody renovations planned

February 8, 2013 • 0
The Peabody Museum’s Great Hall of Dinosaurs may soon receive a $30 million makeover.

Report criticizes state spending

February 1, 2013 • 0
Connecticut is spending too much, according to a report released by the state’s largest business lobby last week.
Superintendent of New Have Schools, Garth Harries
Garth Harries ’95, newly appointed superintendent of New Haven Pub- lic Schools, debuted his Superintendent’s Night Out on Wednesday.