Opinion

STEINBERG: From Nuland, to us

April 21, 2014 • 0
On Mar. 4, 2014, Professor Sherwin Nuland passed away at his home in Hamden. I would like to share a piece of advice he offered me late last year.

LIBRESCO: Focus on small clubs

April 21, 2014 • 0
Yale’s student funding works best according to a model of subsidiarity, where money and rooms are preferentially allocated to the smallest and most decentralized recipients possible, since they’ll have the best understanding of their own needs.

BUCKLEY & BILDNER: Yale is digging in

April 18, 2014 • 0
Food cannot be something we only think about at Yale when we step into a dining hall or swipe through Durfee’s.
Diana Rosen
Looking Left

ROSEN: Time for change

April 21, 2014 • 0
The groundwork for progress on the issues students care about has been laid. Next semester will reveal whether administrators are serious about changing their policies in response to student criticism.
John Aroutiounian
Johnny Come Lately

AROUTIOUNIAN: Salmon, not pink

April 17, 2014 • 0
Yale is full of middle and upper middle class kids who resemble young, fit, hungry dogs: They’ve tasted meat for the first time, and their eyes have a crazed intensity about them.
Tao Tao Holmes
Taoisms

HOLMES: The mutual friend crush

April 15, 2014 • 0
We all have, or have had, our fair share of friend crushes, some debilitating in their intensity, some more casual and light-hearted.
Notorious VHP

HALL-PALERM: Put aside the competition

April 14, 2014 • 0
Every single time someone around us attains something, no matter how irrelevant it is to our interests, most students’ first reaction is anything but excitement.
Diana Rosen
Looking Left

ROSEN: An admissions experiment

April 14, 2014 • 0
It’s good to see a well-respected institution acknowledging that the current college application system is flawed. It may not have found the perfect solution, but proposing an alternative is a good start.
Self-Absorbed

SYDNEY: A new kind of Cold War

April 11, 2014 • 0
Why does ice cream lack the firepower to start its own cold war on this campus?
Out of Line

POSNER: Losing my religion

April 10, 2014 • 0
On a broad scale the secular community actively ignores the religious lives of our fellow Yalies rather than seeking to understand them.
Scott Stern
A Stern Perspective

STERN: What’s fueling their decision?

April 9, 2014 • 0
The remarkable irony of the Yale Corporation — especially when it comes to divestment — is that they claim to be in their positions precisely because they are free from self-interest.

STEINBERG: From Nuland, to us

April 21, 2014 • 0
On Mar. 4, 2014, Professor Sherwin Nuland passed away at his home in Hamden. I would like to share a piece of advice he offered me late last year.

LIBRESCO: Focus on small clubs

April 21, 2014 • 0
Yale’s student funding works best according to a model of subsidiarity, where money and rooms are preferentially allocated to the smallest and most decentralized recipients possible, since they’ll have the best understanding of their own needs.

BUCKLEY & BILDNER: Yale is digging in

April 18, 2014 • 0
Food cannot be something we only think about at Yale when we step into a dining hall or swipe through Durfee’s.

CHEN: Investigate George Chen

April 18, 2014 • 0
The majority of the Yale community does not speak Chinese, and therefore, has been unable to see thousands of netizens protest against Yale’s decision to accept George Chen as an incoming World Fellow.

HONG: Debt and the Yale student

April 18, 2014 • 0
But I hope to change that. To the question, “What does student debt look like at Yale?” I propose the following answer: It looks a lot like me.

REDDEN: Dwight Hall’s much-needed dialogue

April 18, 2014 • 0
Wednesday’s vote may have served as a litmus test for the social justice and service community, but it certainly does not signal an end to the conversation. We must continue to grapple with these issues.

MCEACHON: Justice for all?

April 18, 2014 • 0
We are all obviously disappointed and frustrated with this decision, especially after having gone through this year-long provisional process.

KALU: We deserve something special

April 18, 2014 • 0
We are waiting, waiting for the world to change — for our lives to change, for something extraordinary to happen. We are waiting to win.

NEWS’ VIEW: For a different YCC president

April 16, 2014 • 0
One year ago, we were cautiously optimistic about the leadership of Danny Avraham ’15. Today, we are excited to see a robust Yale College Council presidential election because we know the ramifications of an uncontested race.

NEWS’ VIEW: Maia Eliscovich Sigal ’16 for vice president

April 16, 2014 • 0
After two years of dedication to Yale’s student government, Student Life Chair Maia Eliscovich Sigal ’16 is well-equipped to implement her vision for the vice presidency of the Yale College Council.
Yale administrators must clarify and reform policies on withdrawal, readmission and care.

NEWS’ VIEW: Fix mental health policy

March 5, 2014 • 0
Yale administrators must clarify and reform policies on withdrawal, readmission and care.
The University — both students and administrators — must use its leverage to ensure fair labor practices.

NEWS’ VIEW: For justice at Gourmet Heaven

February 3, 2014 • 0
The University — both students and administrators — must use its leverage to ensure fair labor practices.
After botched CourseTable case, Yale must set clear procedures.

NEWS’ VIEW: A mishandled shutdown

January 17, 2014 • 0
Site owners violated policy, but Yale mishandled the case.
On Dec. 6, the Oldest College Daily caroused during its fall semester staff inductions. It is with great pride that we announce the new inductees to the Yale Daily News.

News’ View: The News congratulates its newest staffers

January 13, 2014 • 0
STAFF REPORTERS Stephanie Addenbrooke Birkenhead, United Kingdom Zunaira Arshad Hawthorn Woods, Ill. James Badas Oxford, Conn. Jane Balkoski San Francisco, Calif. Abigail Bessler Minneapolis, Minn. David Blumenthal Greenwich, Conn. Grant Bronsdon Seattle, Wash. Sarah Bruley Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Amanda Buckingham Laguna Niguel, Calif. Hayley Byrnes Saline, Mich. Greg Cameron Reading, Mass. Lillian Childress Kingston, N.Y. Tasnim Elboute »
Yale's conservative divestment plan should be implemented.

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.

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.
Letter from Eire

LETTERS 4.11.14

April 11, 2014 • 0
Letter from Eire
Letters from Genecin and Iqbal.

LETTERS 4.1.2014

April 1, 2014 • 0
Letters from Genecin and Iqbal.
Letters from Rubin and Sleeper

LETTERS: 2.28.2014

February 28, 2014 • 0
Letters from Rubin and Sleeper
Letters from Conroy and Keane.

LETTERS: 2.21.2014

February 21, 2014 • 0
Letters from Conroy and Keane.
Letters from Baskin and Krasno.

LETTERS: 2.14.2014

February 14, 2014 • 0
Letters from Baskin and Krasno.
Letters from Nayak and Kalla.

LETTERS: 2.13.2014

February 13, 2014 • 0
Letters from Nayak and Kalla.

LETTERS: 1.31.14

January 31, 2014 • 0
Improving our schools Regarding the recent article (“NHPS tackles poor college readiness,” Jan. 23, 2014), the collective efforts of New Haven’s public high schools to enhance college readiness is a positive step toward providing students with the high-quality education they deserve. Our public schools play a critical role in ensuring that students are prepared to »
Letters from Symes, Heller and Zucker

LETTERS: 1.24.2013

January 24, 2014 • 0
Letters from Symes, Heller and Zucker