Nov 13th, 2012
9:58 pm
November 13th, 2012 | WEEKEND
YCC trolled by all of Yale

At 8:53 p.m., the Yale College Council attempted to solicit student input on improving campus safety. Its plan? Share a Google Doc with the entire campus community. Students were all too excited to participate. The document spawned some productive suggestions before being rapidly overrun by Internet “trolls.” As of press time, some popular suggestions ranged […]

Nov 12th, 2012
8:32 pm
November 12th, 2012 | WEEKEND
Inside the YUAG, VIP-Style

Last Thursday, I walked into the Yale University Art Gallery, put my stuff away in a safe, introduced myself to the fellows of my residential college and, while waiting for the rest of our party to arrive, sort of jumped around in my head out of excitement for what I was about to see. Maybe […]

Nov 11th, 2012
9:41 pm
November 11th, 2012 | WEEKEND
Teenage Kicks
Nov 7th, 2012
8:46 pm
November 7th, 2012 | WEEKEND
The View from Science Hill

Cancer — or rather, the desire to cure it — is omnipresent in our society. There are the various colors of rubber bracelets. The countless magazine articles. In my high school yearbook, one of the senior superlatives was “Most Likely to Cure Cancer.” But is this elusive cure even a tangible possibility? What is it […]

Nov 7th, 2012
6:29 pm
November 7th, 2012 | WEEKEND
First Sandy, now snowy?

Today marks the first snowfall of the fall semester. Just a week and a half ago, the East Coast was hit by an unprecedentedly strong hurricane. These rapid weather changes and extreme conditions force us to contemplate the issue of climate change more actively. While the evidence linking global warming to hurricanes and intense winter […]

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