Apr 23rd, 2013
9:14 pm
April 23rd, 2013 | University
Wednesday’s Buzz: 4.24.13

THE NEWS Students entering Commons on Monday morning were confronted with a new layout: a rope blocking their access to the food stations. On Monday, Yale Dining moved the card-swipe check-in stations from the front door to directly in front of the food serving area, opening up the seating area to free access. Students must swipe […]

Apr 22nd, 2013
9:42 pm
April 22nd, 2013 | University
Tuesday’s Buzz: 4.23.13

THE NEWS In the aftermath of Sandy Hook, lawmakers passed a bipartisan bill that contained an expanded ban on assault weapons and a limit on the size of ammunition magazines, among others provisions, making Connecticut a national leader in the fight for tighter gun control measures. Top lawmakers and activists from both sides of the aisle lauded the effort as […]

Apr 21st, 2013
9:21 pm
April 21st, 2013 | University
Monday’s Buzz: 4.22.13

THE NEWS The stage was crowded Saturday afternoon when the five men vying to become New Haven’s next mayor squared off in the first public debate of the election season. But among the officially announced candidates, only one issue emerged as clearly dividing the rapidly crystallizing field: campaign finance. That’s because the candidates have already made […]

Apr 18th, 2013
10:39 pm
April 18th, 2013 | University
Friday’s Buzz: 4.19.13

THE NEWS On the afternoon of Nov. 8, 2012, faculty and administrators who crowded in the McDougal Center for a special announcement had a hunch that they were about to meet Yale’s next president. So when Provost Peter Salovey appeared with University President Richard Levin and Yale Corporation Senior Fellow Edward Bass ’67 ARC ’72 at […]

Apr 17th, 2013
9:42 pm
April 17th, 2013 | University
Thursday’s Buzz: 4.18.13

THE NEWS The atmosphere at the Yale University Art Gallery this December was one of celebration: Following a 14-year construction process, the art museum opened its expanded and renovated spaces to an eager and impressed public. The YUAG’s revitalized design was lauded by art critics, architects and educators alike as a paragon of both architectural […]

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