JCC goes pre-professional

February 4, 2011
In an effort to transcend its reputation as a social organization, the Junior Class Council has launched a new series of pre-professional information panels designed to provide guidance to juniors. Thursday’s panel on careers in law was the first in a chain of nine panels to be offered on Thursdays throughout the spring semester until »

LGBT youth attend conference at Yale

December 8, 2010
Fierce Advocates, a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender service and advocacy group, held a conference for high school students Saturday on Old Campus. The free conference, called Generation Equality, brought 62 students and 20 teachers from 21 high schools in and around New Haven to Yale’s campus. Yale undergraduates led workshops for the students, including »

Author explores Columbine

October 19, 2010
At a Pierson College Master’s Tea on Monday, journalist and author Dave Cullen addressed a small audience of fewer than twenty students about the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado — and despite the fact that most of the attendees were young children when the shooting took place, audience memebers said the tragic »

Renowned editor describes work with Clinton, Heller

October 15, 2010
Acclaimed editor and publisher Robert Gottlieb didn’t want to call former President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 “Mr. President” while he was correcting the punctuation in his memoir, so he just went straight to “Bill.” Over his career, Gottlieb has worked at publishing houses Simon & Schuster and Alfred A. Knopf. He has worked at the »