Soil texture key in deforestation

April 15, 2014
A new Yale study reveals soil texture is key to understanding the vulnerability of an ecosystem to deforestation.

New Haven Farms triples capacity

April 4, 2014
New Haven Farms, an urban agriculture non-profit that provides free produce to disadvantaged residents, is in the process of acquiring a new farm that will triple its food output.

Grant promotes urban forestry awareness

March 28, 2014
A recent grant from Connecticut should make New Haven a little greener.
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.

Yalies raise awareness in Sochi

February 28, 2014
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.

Google grant supports mapping

February 24, 2014
A group of eight students, faculty and staff from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (FES) recently received a grant from Google to map a 22,000-acre ranch in Wyoming.

Vasseur talks temperature variation

February 11, 2014
New research has found that variation — as well as as a rise — in temperatures will contribute to the impact of climate change.

NHPD investigates slur

February 5, 2014
The City of New Haven and the New Haven Police Department have been taking punitive measures after a racial slur was said on police radio.

Website may counter crime

November 12, 2013
A recent report highlights SeeClickFix, an online tool that city residents can use to report nonemergency issues in their neighborhoods, as a potential tool to fight crime.

Local school breaks ground

October 16, 2013
On Tuesday morning, construction began on an additional school building for Common Ground, a community center and high school complex.

Police recover thousands of stolen electronics

October 7, 2013
Last week the New Haven Police Department raided local establishments that buy misappropriated Apple products.
Tokunboh Ishmael spoke to students about how investments can create positive social change.

Investment leader points to social change

October 3, 2013
Tokunboh Ishmael, one of Yale’s 2013 World Fellows spoke to a group of students Tuesday about how investments can create positive social change.
Superintendent of New Have Schools, Garth Harries

NHPS contemplates changes

October 1, 2013
Early in Garth Harries’ ’95 tenure as superintendent of the New Haven Public School system, the Board of Education is making changes at every level of the district, both restructuring the superintendent’s leadership team and ensuring that all students enjoy a recess period.