University | 2:39 pm | April 1, 2013 | By Raymond Noonan

Students protest Tyga for Harvard Yardfest

Harvard students are protesting Tyga's scheduled appearance at the school's Yardfest, accusing the rapper of misogyny.

More than 1,400 people have signed an online petition calling on the Harvard Office of Student Life to cancel Tyga’s scheduled appearance at the school’s annual spring concert Yardfest. The petition, which was launched last night, called the artist misogynistic and said Harvard should not give a stage to “music that promotes sexism and rape »

Sci-Tech | 3:41 am | March 13, 2013 | By Raymond Noonan

Yale scientists awarded $1.44 million

Two Yale scientists are part of a team that was recently awarded $1.44 million by the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation in a larger effort to fund innovative biotech research, Xconomy reported.