NEWS’ VIEW: Vote to divest

November 18, 2013 • 0
The goal of Yale’s divestment is symbolic: It will have an almost negligible financial impact on the fossil fuel companies.

LETTER: 11.12.2013

November 12, 2013 • 0
Letter from Speth

LETTERS: 11.08.2013

November 8, 2013 • 0
Letters from Smith, Conroy.

NEWS’ VIEW: For Mayor, Justin Elicker

November 4, 2013 • 0
Justin Elicker, the face of a new brand of politics, is our choice to steer this city.

NEWS’ VIEW: For Ward 1 Alderman, No endorsement

November 4, 2013 • 0
Neither Sarah Eidelson nor Paul Chandler possesses the combination of skill and vision necessary for their role. We do not, therefore, endorse either candidate for the office.

NEWS’ VIEW: Fix African Studies

October 22, 2013 • 0
For a successful Africa initiative, Salovey must focus on academics.

LETTER: 10.17.13

October 17, 2013 • 0
TFA empowers minorities On Thursday, Teach For America and the Afro-American Cultural Center will be hosting a conversation on a topic that’s deeply personal for me. When I was a senior at Yale in 2011, I was weighing whether I should choose a career path that would ensure the economic stability of my family back »

LETTERS: 10.15.2013

October 15, 2013 • 0
Inaugural pomp Although I was quite glad to see Marissa Medansky’s name (“The Ball in Salovey’s court,” Oct. 11) on this page once again, she is wrong. A presidential inauguration should be an occasion marked by pomp. Pomp is one of Yale’s great features, and an expression of the school’s uniquely democratic elitism. Yale takes »

NEWS’ VIEW: Inaugurating twenty-three

October 11, 2013 • 0
The inaugural celebrations usher in the official start of the “Salovey Era.”

LETTERS: 10.08.2013

October 9, 2013 • 0
Being Grateful Monday’s article (“Rethinking Johnson’s Gift,” Oct. 7) suggested that Charles Johnson’s ’54 extraordinary gift could have been better spent. Offering the example of a Filipino businessman who gave millions to USC instead of his own country’s cash-strapped schools, the author implied Johnson’s gift could have gone to better use at institutions with “fewer »

NEWS’ VIEW: Announcing the Managing Board of 2015

October 4, 2013 • 0
This past weekend, the News elected the Managing Board of 2015.

LETTERS: 10.03.2013

October 3, 2013 • 0
A diverse ROTC Yesterday’s article (“An unjust ROTC,” Oct. 2) argued that ROTC’s exclusion of transgender individuals should be a reason to remove military training from campus. It could not have been more wrong. Having a military presence on campus adds a commitment to diversity that is distinct from the rest of Yale. President Peter »