City | 3:39 am | November 14, 2011 | By Marissa Medansky

Elis to Occupy Morgan Stanley info session


Not everyone at Morgan Stanley’s information session on Tuesday will be in suits — some Occupy-minded Yalies will be protesting outside the investment banking firm’s session. Undergraduate Career Services facilitates dozens of career-related events a year, many of them focusing on opportunities in the financial services industry. One such event, a routine recruiting session for »

University | 7:34 pm | November 13, 2011 | By Marissa Medansky

Yale prof. wedding makes the Times

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen nor even touched, but just felt in the heart." - Helen Keller

Today the New York Times wedding announcements make us squee in delight with news of a Yale wedding. John Balzano and Anthony Porto, both of whom work at the University, were married this past Friday, according to the Times. Balzano, a senior fellow at the China Law Center, currently lectures at the Law School, while »

City | 6:19 pm | November 10, 2011 | By Marissa Medansky

Students Occupy Harvard Yard

A Harvard graduate student leads protests on the Harvard Law School's campus.

Want to Occupy Harvard? Go ahead, but only if you have a valid student ID. On Wednesday evening, around 350 protestors — including members of the Harvard community — staged an on-campus protest to demonstrate their solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street movement and to show disapproval of the University’s “perceived complicity in growing income »

University | 1:09 pm | November 10, 2011 | By Marissa Medansky

Brother, can you spare a futon?

A Cantab would be lucky to snag a futon of this quality and comfort.

THE CANTABS ARE COMING! THE CANTABS ARE COMING! And they need housing. With the Game only about a week away, Harvard students are eager to secure housing for the event. For those with acquaintances at Yale, the process is simple. Snag a spot on your friend’s futon, or crash in the common room of that »

Culture | 9:49 am | November 8, 2011 | By Marissa Medansky

It’s Morgan Freeman Day!

"There is magic in fighting battles beyond endurance." - Morgan Freeman, playing Eddie Dupris in "Million Dollar Baby"

Today marks the start of the rest of our lives. Today is (what we hope will be the first annual) Morgan Freeman Day on campus. The smooth-voiced actor will be speaking today in a free public event at Woolsey Hall at 4:30. Get there early, guys—even the official press release says so. The Academy Award-winning »