Apr 16th, 2015
1:37 am
April 16th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Thursday’s XC | 4.16

Getting good vibes. Bringing together some of Yale’s finest professors from across the graduate and professional schools, InspiringYale takes place this evening in Evans Hall. Invited speakers — such as Robert Shiller and Amy Chua — have prepared uplifting messages for all to enjoy.

Apr 15th, 2015
2:00 am
April 15th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Wednesday’s XC | 4.15

What Hillary wants. In a *truly* captivating display of journalistic doggedness, The New York Times’ Upshot team dove deep to analyze the — wait for it — ingredients of a burrito bowl ordered by Hillary Clinton LAW ’73. We know she just officially declared for the 2016 election, but come on.

Apr 14th, 2015
12:04 am
April 14th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Tuesday’s XC | 4.14

Character Vitae. New York Times columnist David Brooks — better known around these parts for teaching “Humility” — publishes his newest project today. Entitled “The Road to Character,” his book and seminar both attempt to define a life well-lived. So one can essentially learn the same material either way; it just depends whether you’d rather spend $20 on a book or pay the lifelong costs of therapy to recover from your classmates in Humility.

Apr 13th, 2015
11:20 pm
April 13th, 2015 | YTV
Yale Daily Minute | 4.13

Headlines: Northwestern’s VP, “Burgie” Howard to join Yale, Student startups at Yale are on the rise, Commission convenes to battle urban violence.

Apr 12th, 2015
10:22 pm
April 12th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Monday’s XC | 4.13

14,400 minutes. That is, more or less, how much class time remains in the school year. Make ‘em count.

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