Aug 28th, 2011
3:28 pm
August 28th, 2011 | Uncategorized
Lorimer says “Goodnight Irene”

In an email titled “Goodnight Irene!” Vice President and University Secretary Linda Lorimer put Yale community members’ concerns to bed, summarizing the extent of Irene’s effect on the campus. Read her full email below: Those of us in New Haven seem to have been mighty lucky relative to those to the west of us (where […]

Aug 28th, 2011
10:47 am
August 28th, 2011 | Uncategorized
Photos from Hurricane Irene

Still cooped up inside? Take a look at what it looks like on the streets of New Haven with these photographs from Victor Kang.

Aug 28th, 2011
7:22 am
August 28th, 2011 | Uncategorized
Lorimer sends Irene update

After a night of wind and rain Vice President and University Secretary Linda Lorimer sent the following update for the Yale community, explaining there were no “serious problems” on or around campus. Read her full email: I just wanted to signal that there were no serious problems last night on or around campus: Yale Facilities […]

Aug 27th, 2011
10:40 pm
August 27th, 2011 | Uncategorized
Irene Dispatch: Late night activities and some more information

A hodge podge of Irene-related news here. Reporter Zoe Gorman tells us that both Bass Library and the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library have announced on the Yale University Library website that they will be closed tomorrow. Meanwhile Ava Kofman tells us that four students — boys wearing swimshorts and girls wearing bikinis — […]

Aug 27th, 2011
9:22 pm
August 27th, 2011 | Uncategorized
Officials brief residents on Irene preparations

Just as Hurricane Irene began to make itself known to New Haven through increasingly heavy rains, city officials briefed reporters and residents about the city’s progress in preparing for the storm and evacuating residents. At an 8 p.m. press conference at Nathan Hale School on Townsend Avenue, Mayor John DeStefano Jr. — who had issued […]

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