Your civic duty. A while back, we mused that more of you tuned into President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address than would do the same for Sunday’s Super Bowl. Whether you decide to root for the Seahawks, Patriots or for Katy Perry, we challenge you to prove us wrong.
Step 1: Be a good person. Despite the efforts of the Whiffs/Whim ’n Rhythm to convince us otherwise, experience matters on applications. But every junior at this school was, at some point, a freshman. So they’re all at least partially qualified to submit something before the Freshman Counselor application deadline tomorrow.
THIS DAY IN YALE HISTORY 1878 The first-ever issue of the News is printed on campus, and Yale is never the same for it. “The innovation which we begin by this morning’s issue is justified by the dullness of the times, and the demand for news among us,” an editor’s note in the paper read. And though the times have grown less dull, our innovation continues, justifiably. It’s been a wild 236. On to 237!