Culture | 3:33 pm | October 4, 2012 | By Sharon Yin

Art professor Papageorge to receive Lucie Award for photography

Yale School of Art Professor Tod Papageorge has been selected to receive a Lucie Award for documentary photography. The Lucie Awards are given by the Lucie Foundation, a nonprofit organization that seeks to honor “master photographers.” The award, which honors exemplary photography, will be given out at The Lucie Awards ceremony, which will be held »

University | 10:09 am | July 1, 2012 | By Sharon Yin

OCI is UP!


Quick, everyone open up a Google spreadsheet: OCI is live for the 2012-’13 school year. The site went up on Friday, sending Yalies across the globe into a whirl of activity regarding courses, time conflicts and open nerdiness. Though administrators announced their intention last fall to discontinue the printed Blue Book, students who signed up »

City | 8:42 pm | April 16, 2012 | By Sharon Yin

Archivist Judith Schiff named New Haven historian

Judith Schiff, the University's chief research archivist for 40 years, has developed a reputation as the foremost authority on Yale's traditions and history.

Yale librarian Judith Schiff, known for her encyclopedic knowledge of the University’s history, will serve as New Haven’s next city historian, according to a Monday press release from City Hall. Schiff has worked as the chief research archivist at Yale University Library’s Manuscripts and Archives for four decades. She grew up in New Haven and »

University | 2:47 pm | March 29, 2012 | By Sharon Yin

Library hosts Thursday afternoon study break


University Librarian Susan Gibbons will host the Library’s second study break today at 3 p.m. The study break will be held in Sterling Memorial Library’s L&B room. There will be free food, giveaways and even a treasure hunt for $25 credit on library fines, according to Amanda Patrick, the Library’s spokeswoman. Handsome Dan will also »

Sports | 11:22 pm | January 23, 2012 | By Sharon Yin

Malloy backs NY Giants in Super Bowl


When it comes to this year’s Super Bowl, Gov. Dannel Malloy lives in a house divided. In two weeks, the New York Giants will face off against the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI. On Game Day, Malloy, a native of Stamford who went to Boston College, will be rooting for the Giants, but »