Sports | 12:25 pm | April 19, 2012 | By Adlon Adams

Marrow drive happening now at Commons

Mandi Schwartz '11 came to national prominence during her lengthy battle with leukemia and search to find a bone marrow donor. She passed away in April.

Want to see if you could donate bone marrow? Stop by Commons anytime from now until 4 p.m. to participate in the Mandi Schwartz Marrow Donor Registration Drive. The drive is in recognition of Yale’s former women’s ice hockey player, Mandi Schwartz, who passed away from leukemia in the spring of 2011. The drive honors »

University | 8:35 pm | April 11, 2012 | By Adlon Adams

ITS warns students about Mac Flashback Virus


Mac users across campus, beware — due to issues found in the Apple version of Java, Macs are now vulnerable to viruses, and Yale’s Information Technology Services is taking steps to warn students. A lot of websites that college students frequent — think Facebook and Skype — contain links and ads that could infect computers »

Sports | 8:39 pm | April 3, 2012 | By Adlon Adams

Harvard newspaper compares Yale football to the Miami Heat

Former quarterback Patrick Witt '12 gained national media attention in November as he prepared to play in the Harvard-Yale Game.

An inexplicable article posted to the Harvard Crimson’s sports blog on Monday claims Yale football is the Miami Heat of the Ivy League. The author points out the similarities between Lebron James and former Yale quarterback Patrick Witt ’12, noting their shared ability to make headlines. “With Lebron’s rapidly receding hairline in mind it’s clear »