University | 10:08 am | September 21, 2012 | By The Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 9.21.13

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Today’s the day! Hip college students across New Haven, rejoice: the iPhone 5 is out today at 8 a.m. At the Apple Store on Broadway Avenue, a few brave fans began forming a line early Thursday evening; just before midnight, four people had lined up. Black curtains in the windows prevented passersby from seeing inside »

University | 11:36 pm | April 9, 2012 | By Tapley Stephenson

Taiwanese media outlet parodies Yale-NUS

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Reading about a controversial, nuanced subject such as Yale-NUS can be boring, but it doesn’t have to be, thanks to a video that’s about to go viral. Next Media Animation, a Taiwanese website that creates CGI parodies of recent news stories, released a video on Monday depicting the controversy surrounding Yale-NUS. Highlights include University President »

University | 3:36 pm | April 4, 2012 | By Nick Defiesta

Ta-Nehisi Coates enjoyed his time at Yale

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Ta-Nehisi Coates, a senior editor and top blogger for The Atlantic, was on campus last week as part of a panel discussing the Civil War’s 150-year legacy. According to a post to his blog today, he had a lovely time. “I’ve been meaning to express precisely how much I enjoyed my visit to Yale last »

Culture | 4:49 pm | March 20, 2012 | By Madeline McMahon

Music video featuring Yalies goes viral

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A music video called “We Are Ready” posted to YouTube by Dancefloor Diplomacy, a 20-person band founded by Jakob Dorof ’12, is racking up the hits and garnering attention from big media outlets. The Huffington Post’s Culture section featured the band — which also counts Daniel Spector ’12, Stephen Feigenbaum ’12 and John-Michael Parker ’10 »

University | 1:50 pm | February 29, 2012 | By Dan Stein

Meet the brains behind “White and Blue for You”

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Last Tuesday, high school senior Jackie Milestone released a music video about her hopes to attend Yale after being deferred early action. Her video racked up over 10,000 views and has been featured on CBS News. The News got in touch with Jackie at her home outside Philadelphia. Dan Stein: How did you think of »