Nov 7th, 2012
7:36 pm
November 7th, 2012 | Cross Campus
UPDATED Forum: Election Reactions

As Yale responds to the results of Election 2012, read reactions in the News’ Forum: “Tonight’s election results were filled with triumphs for rational progress over fear and exclusion, but I hope that tonight means something more constructive than ‘victory’: We exercise our most basic civic right every four years in the voting booth, and […]

Oct 2nd, 2012
8:31 pm
October 2nd, 2012 | City
Q&A with Mory’s Executive Chef Jeff Caputo

Ever wonder who’s responsible for making the food at Mory’s? Jeff Caputo, executive chef at one of New Haven’s most iconic restaurants, sat down with the News to talk about his style. Caputo previously served as Executive Chef for Scoozzi, a restaurant that abruptly closed October 2011, before he took his skills to Mory’s. Q: […]

Apr 2nd, 2012
9:32 am
April 2nd, 2012 | University
YouTube video can’t get deferred senior into Yale

Even though her four-minute music video plea for admission racked up 27,000 views on YouTube, Philadelphia-area high school senior Jackie Milestone will not be coming to New Haven in the fall. In a response to a comment from mosiemo13 asking whether she’d been admitted, Milestone wrote on Friday via her YouTube account that she “didn’t […]

Feb 29th, 2012
1:50 pm
February 29th, 2012 | University
Meet the brains behind “White and Blue for You”

Last Tuesday, high school senior Jackie Milestone released a music video about her hopes to attend Yale after being deferred early action. Her video racked up over 10,000 views and has been featured on CBS News. The News got in touch with Jackie at her home outside Philadelphia. Dan Stein: How did you think of […]

Feb 23rd, 2012
10:37 am
February 23rd, 2012 | University
Deferred senior makes viral vid about Yale

What would you do to get into Yale? For Jackie Milestone, the answer is a four minute smorgasboard of singing, guitar and Yale apparel. After being deferred this fall, Milestone uploaded a song about her Yale deferral to Youtube on Tuesday. The catchy hook comes from the line: “Yale, you’ve made me white and blue […]

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