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Botstein encourages rethinking arts, humanities education

November 12, 2014 • 0
Botstein spoke with the News about points of intersection between humanities and STEM fields as well as common criticisms leveled against the humanities in the American education system.
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Stern poised to retire

November 7, 2014 • 0
After nearly two decades of leadership, School of Architecture Dean Robert A.M. Stern ARC ’65 is reportedly planning to step down.
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Orchestra to accompany ballet dancers

November 7, 2014 • 0
For the first time in its history, the Yale Undergraduate Ballet Company will perform with a live orchestra.
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Dance, theater groups struggle to find space

November 6, 2014 • 0
Over the summer, undergraduate dance groups and theater performers largely lost access to the Broadway Rehearsal Lofts, exacerbating the current shortage of facilities allotted to them. With the popular rehearsal space now unavailable, these groups are left scrambling for a place to hone their craft. David Kurkovskiy reports.
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Exhibitions celebrate book art

November 5, 2014 • 0
Opening this Friday, “Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection” at the Yale University Art Gallery and “CT (un)Bound” at Artspace on Orange Street will examine the role of the book today.
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Plays promote Asian-American theater on campus

November 5, 2014 • 0
“The Dance and the Railroad” and “Bondage” — both written by David Henry Hwang DRA ‘83 — will be performed together this Friday and Saturday evening in the Calhoun Cabaret.
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Philharmonia revives classical music legends

November 5, 2014 • 0
For its upcoming concert, the Yale Philharmonia will bring four music icons back to life as it explores the works of several American and European composers.
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YSO reveals filmmaking process

November 5, 2014 • 0
At midnight on Halloween, a herd of costume-clad students packed into Woolsey Hall to witness a tale of romance, school spirit and lost puppies.
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Yale Opera kicks off season

November 3, 2014 • 0
To open its season, the Yale Opera put on an exhibition of humor, misfortune and romance as it performed several of history’s most iconic pieces.
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Slifka exhibit chronicles love, family

October 31, 2014 • 0
A new exhibit at the Slifka Center will use a variety of media to tell a story of love and remembrance.
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YSO show to headline Halloween weekend

October 31, 2014 • 0
At the stroke of midnight this evening, those lucky enough to have secured a ticket to the Yale Symphony Orchestra’s most popular performance of the year will enjoy a night of music, humor and excitement, as prepared by their peers.
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Artists, scholars discuss pioneer record label

October 29, 2014 • 0
Last night, a group of music industry executives and cultural scholars gathered to celebrate the legacy of one of America’s first record labels.