University | 4:26 pm | February 4, 2013 | By Joseph Tisch

Q&A with Sarah Solovay ’16

Sarah Solovay '16 is Yale's newest singing sensation.

Yale freshman Sarah Solovay ’16 is perhaps the University’s newest singing sensation. Though the talented singer did not win the Hitlab Emerging Artist Competition, she still made the final round in the national competition that would have given her the chance to perform at a Grammys Weekend event in Los Angeles, Calif., and to attend »

University | 12:32 pm | December 6, 2012 | By Joseph Tisch

‘Great Big Ideas’ seminar to go on hiatus

After being taught for three consecutive terms, “Great Big Ideas” will be taking a break from Yale. The popular Yale College seminar co-taught by Provost and President-elect Peter Salovey and Adam Glick ’82 — a New York-based real estate investor and founder of The Floating University — will not be offered again until spring 2014, »

Culture | 12:56 am | November 16, 2012 | By Joseph Tisch

Art School to hold auction for hurricane relief

In an effort to provide relief to those affected by Hurricane Sandy, officials at the Yale School of Art are planning to hold an exhibition and auction with all proceeds slated to be donated to charity. A Wednesday email signed by professors Robert Storr, Lisa Kereszi and Sam Messer asked faculty and graduate students at »

University | 1:26 am | November 15, 2012 | By Joseph Tisch

Harvard updates alcohol regulations

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As Yalies prepare to take Harvard by storm for The Game this weekend, they may need to leave their beer pong plans behind. After a Nov. 6 meeting, Harvard faculty and administrators voted nearly unanimously to put into effect a new alcohol policy that aims to establish more explicit guidelines for students’ private parties and dorm »

University | 9:42 pm | October 16, 2012 | By Joseph Tisch

Berkeley crowns stealthiest student

Less than two months into his Yale career, Charly Walther ’16 has achieved the sort of everlasting glory that has catapulted him into the pantheon of illustrious Yalies who achieved fame before receiving their diploma. An email from the Berkeley College Council Tuesday afternoon crowned Walther the champion of the residential college’s annual game of »