Jan 13th, 2014
8:19 am
January 13th, 2014 | University
Phi Beta Kappa members inducted

At Yale, admission to Phi Beta Kappa is determined by the percentage of straight-A grades in a transcript

Oct 14th, 2013
2:10 pm
October 14th, 2013 | University
A second Nobel

Yale received its second early-morning call from Sweden in as many weeks Monday, and the call bore good news.

Oct 7th, 2013
12:58 pm
October 7th, 2013 | University
Rothman wins Nobel

“It was just a question of which year.”

Nov 8th, 2012
9:58 am
November 8th, 2012 | University
Grad students stage ‘walk out’ against former German minister

With American elections just hours over, international politics are quickly making a comeback at Yale. A group of about 15 German Ph.D. students staged a walkout Wednesday afternoon against a talk on “Myths of the Transatlantic Relations” by former German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg. Guttenberg — who had served as Germany’s defense minister from […]

Oct 4th, 2012
1:05 pm
October 4th, 2012 | University
First Reactions: Presidential Debate

I caught the second half of the presidential debate last night. But even then, after a long day of classes, I caught myself unable to focus on anything but Romney’s hair. Generally, I’m a more political creature, but last night, maybe because of its statistics-heavy topic — the economy — my mind wandered away from […]

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