Uncategorized | 3:52 pm | December 5, 2010 | By James Lu and Clarissa Marzán

Hungry freshmen and glitz at the holiday dinner

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The sound of a trumpet and the beat of drums transformed a typical dinner into a Hogwarts feast complete with twinkling lights and showers of candy. The annual freshmen holiday dinner took place at Commons on Saturday and featured musical performances and cameo appearances by Santa and Ms. Claus. At first the dinner didn’t seem »

Uncategorized | 2:42 pm | November 8, 2010 | By Clarissa Marzán

Yale studies fast food

Pretty soon one won’t be surprised to hear that a baby’s first words are “Big Mac.” A new study by Yale’s Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity has found that fast food companies spent more than $4.2 billion on marketing and advertising in 2009 and the advertising is primarily aimed at children as young »