Uncategorized | 8:14 pm | September 13, 2009 | By Harrison Korn, Paul Needham, and Martine Powers

9 p.m. press conference planned for Le case

Law enforcement officials have planned a press conference for 9 p.m. regarding the disappearance of Annie Le GRD ’13, city spokeswoman Jessica Mayorga said. The press conference will be held at the New Haven Police Department headquarters on Union Avenue, and a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed that the FBI’s special agent »

Uncategorized | 11:40 pm | May 28, 2009 | By Martine Powers

In case you were blackout…

Yalies looking to relive their 2009 Spring Fling experience — without the hundred rolls of toilet paper and throngs of sweaty, gyrating bodies — now need look no further than their Web browser. Gregg Gillis, a.k.a. Girl Talk, the Pittsburgh mash-up artist who performed at this year’s Spring Fling, has released a new live album »

Uncategorized | 6:59 am | April 10, 2009 | By Martine Powers

Friday’s buzz

THE NEWS Along with managing careers in academia, several members of Yale’s faculty are trying their hand at coaching local schoolchildren on the New Haven Youth Soccer League. English Professor Elliott Visconsi said he enjoys coaching the team because “it’s just about fun, respect and joy for the game.” Five professors will receive academic promotions, »

Uncategorized | 9:36 am | January 20, 2009 | By Martine Powers

‘The sun has risen over Capitol Hill’

By Martine Powers WASHINGTON, 8:25 a.m. — Entering the silver gate entrance onto the mall was a chaotic process. The atmosphere, though exhilirating, was also mildly warlike. Police cars on every corner, choppers dotting the sky, militant chants and the occasional primal scream. If you didn’t know better, Obama’s inauguration could seem like a conflict »