NEWS’ VIEW: Harvard Sucks

November 16, 2012 • 0
Dear Harvard: We need to talk.


November 14, 2012 • 405
Yale dominated at the Connecticut State Championships and won both the singles and doubles titles, along with both runner-up titles.

MEN’S TENNIS | Elis dominate at home

October 30, 2012 • 0
In the final tournament of the Yale men’s tennis fall season, the Bulldogs dominated in the upper brackets on their home courts. Yale hosted five other teams at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center for the Connecticut State Championships this past weekend. Yale captured both the singles and doubles titles along with both runner-up titles. “We played »

NEWS’ VIEW: Behind Gentry’s email

September 10, 2012 • 7
In a campus-wide email this weekend, Dean of Student Affairs Marichal Gentry explained the reasoning behind new regulations governing parties. We admire his honesty but disagree with his methods. With initiatives like the new off-campus party registration rules, Yale is abandoning what had been a progressive alcohol policy. Though there are indeed problems with drinking »

NEWS’ VIEW: Enter, 2016

August 24, 2012 • 6
Freshmen arrive on campus today after a summer of disheartening headlines about their new school. A member of the Yale Corporation resigned after a plagiarism scandal; the president of Yale-NUS announced that the new college will restrict political student groups on campus. Those issues are worth our attention. But the Yale that appears every so »

NEWS’ VIEW: Remaining Yale in Singapore

March 30, 2012 • 3
Yale-NUS College will open in 16 months. No amount of criticism from faculty, alumni or others will stop Yale’s first-ever international franchise from welcoming its inaugural class of students in fall 2013. The school’s opening will be the keynote of University President Richard Levin’s efforts to globalize Yale. It is also clearly a boon for »

NEWS’ VIEW: It’s time to talk Singapore

March 2, 2012 • 13
At a monthly Yale College faculty meeting yesterday, professors debated a resolution submitted by political science professor Seyla Benhabib that demanded that Yale-NUS “respect, protect and further the ideals of civil liberties for all minorities, the principles of non-discrimination and full political freedom, both on the Yale-NUS campus and in Singapore as a whole.” Yale’s »

NEWS’ VIEW: Secure Communities has met resistance in New Haven — and rightly so.

February 28, 2012 • 1300
The Secure Communities program that took effect in Connecticut last week has met overwhelming resistance from citizens, scholars and city officials. The program — under which the FBI must share fingerprints of anyone arrested with Immigrations and Customs Enforcement for review, and ICE may in turn request that local prisons detain suspects — has prompted »

NEWS’ VIEW: Dying for truth in Syria

February 23, 2012 • 1
It is easy to take information for granted these days. A few keystrokes and clicks give us the world. But knowledge carries a price tag, even if we don’t see it. This week, we paid for our knowledge. Marie Colvin ’78, of England’s Sunday Times, and French photographer Remi Ochlik were killed by a rocket »