Uncategorized | 9:31 pm | April 26, 2010 | By Greta Stetson

YPD cracks down on Old Campus alcohol

Yale Police Department officers were on the prowl for prohibited alcohol Monday afternoon; at least three extra officials were stationed on Old Campus in preparation for Spring Fling, stopping students and asking them for identification if they appeared to be carrying alcohol into the entryways. According to the Undergraduate Regulations, alcohol is not permitted on »

News | 7:33 pm | April 13, 2010 | By Greta Stetson

Runoff needed for YCC president

Jeff Gordon '12 and Courtney Pannell '11 will head into a runoff election for YCC president after neither candidate secured enough votes.

Students will have to wait until Thursday to find out who next year’s Yale College Council president will be: Jeff Gordon ’12 and Courtney Pannell ’11 (a multimedia editor for the News) will head into a runoff election since neither received a majority of the votes and their shares were less than five percentage points »

Uncategorized | 6:20 pm | January 14, 2010 | By Greta Stetson

Civil rights footage to air throughout campus

This weekend, Thain Family Café patrons will get some activism with their lattes: For the third year, civil rights-era film footage, taken from the 1987 documentary, “Eyes on the Prize,” will play on the public television in the Bass café throughout the day Saturday and Sunday. The film presentation, which will show clips of civil »

Uncategorized | 12:39 pm | November 27, 2009 | By Colin Ross and Greta Stetson

Police report more alcohol offenses over Game weekend

Fans tailgate before the Harvard-Yale game.

In addition to unseasonably pleasant weather, last weekend’s tailgate for the Harvard-Yale game saw heightened police activity. Though the Yale Police cited only three minors for possession or consumption of alcohol last weekend, that was up from no alcohol-related infractions the weekend of the 2007 Game, the last one held in New Haven. Police also »

News | 1:45 pm | November 1, 2009 | By Colin Ross, Greta Stetson, and Esther Zuckerman

BRANFORD SOPHOMORE DIES; CAUSE UNKNOWN

Andre Narcisse '12 was found dead Sunday morning in his suite.

Andre Narcisse ’12 of Roosevelt, N.Y., was found dead Sunday. The cause of his death is still unknown, but police do not suspect foul play. Narcisse’s suitemates found him unresponsive in his Branford College suite Sunday morning. Paramedics arrived and attempted to resuscitate him, but they were unable to do so, Yale College Dean Mary »