University | 4:37 pm | February 1, 2013 | By Lorenzo Ligato

Ross ’13 receives special probation, no criminal record

Fourteen months after a fatal U-Haul crash at the 2011 Yale-Harvard tailgate, Brendan Ross ’13 has entered a probationary program that will allow him to maintain a clean record. At a Friday morning hearing in New Haven Superior Court, Ross was granted accelerated rehabilitation. The program offers first-time offenders a path to a clean record »

University | 9:21 pm | January 26, 2013 | By Lorenzo Ligato

Theft strikes Morse, Stiles community

Ezra Stiles dining hall.

In a Friday email to Morse and Stiles students, Morse College Master Amy Hungerford and Ezra Stiles College Master Stephen Pitti ’91 warned students to keep their doors locked and watch out for unfamiliar faces after an Ezra Stiles student’s wallet, phone and keys were reported stolen in a computer lab shared by the two »

City | 11:22 pm | December 10, 2012 | By Lorenzo Ligato

Two assaults reported on campus

Roughly one week after the release of the Yale College Council’s campus safety report, Yale Police Department Chief Ronnell Higgins emailed the Yale community Monday night about two different assaults that were reported on campus earlier today. In a campuswide email sent Monday night, Higgins said around 6 p.m. a graduate student was assaulted by »

University | 8:32 pm | December 4, 2012 | By Lorenzo Ligato

Two cases of sexual assault reported in past week

As the University continues its efforts to address sexual misconduct issues on campus, at least two separate cases of sexual assault were reported in the past week. Since Nov. 28, Yale Police Department Chief Ronnell Higgins has emailed members of the University community twice about different cases of sexual assault that had been reported on »

City | 7:30 pm | December 4, 2012 | By Lorenzo Ligato

14 years later, parents of slain Yale senior still hope

Fourteen years after the stabbing of Suzanne Jovin, the parents of the slain Yale senior say they still hold out hope that their daughter’s killer will be found. “[We] continue to hope that the case will be solved, even after the passage of 14 years,” Jovin’s parents Thomas and Donna Jovin said to the Hartford Courant. »