Yazji talks Syrian medical relief

Relief efforts in Syria involve everything from spreading awareness about the conflict to providing hands-on medical services, according to Monzer Yazji. As president of the Syrian offices of the Union of Syrian Medical Relief Organizations, Yazji spoke to approximately 40 members of the Yale community in the Branford Common Room Thursday afternoon about the status […]

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Webb connects health and environment

A better future for developing countries involves asking locals what they want changed, according to Kinari Webb MED ’02. Webb, who is the founder and president of Health and Harmony, an organization that connects environmental conservation efforts with healthcare initiatives, spoke to approximately 30 members of the Yale community on Tuesday in the Branford common […]

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Few inexperienced members perform on Yale stages

For Yale students who arrive in New Haven with little or no theater experience, getting involved with the field may prove challenging. Most undergraduates interviewed who take part in the undergraduate theater community said they had been involved in the field prior to their arrival at Yale. Still, students said opportunities for getting involved with […]

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Students anticipate MCAT overhaul

As major changes to the Medical College Admission Test loom, students at Yale may need to make decisions earlier about whether medical school is right for them. The new version of the MCAT, which will be three hours longer than the current exam, will include more questions on biochemistry and an additional section testing knowledge […]

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ARSHAD: An undervalued resource

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Over weekend, students talk leadership

Students from across Yale’s campus attended a program in which they learned how to apply leadership skills.

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YCC launches campus calendar

In an effort to create a centralized list of campus events for the student body, the Yale College Council launched a new “campus calendar” last month.

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