Apr 16th, 2012
8:42 pm
April 16th, 2012 | City
Archivist Judith Schiff named New Haven historian

Yale librarian Judith Schiff, known for her encyclopedic knowledge of the University’s history, will serve as New Haven’s next city historian, according to a Monday press release from City Hall. Schiff has worked as the chief research archivist at Yale University Library’s Manuscripts and Archives for four decades. She grew up in New Haven and […]

Apr 11th, 2012
3:26 pm
April 11th, 2012 | City
University, city announce annual Elm-Ivy Awards

President Richard Levin and New Haven Mayor John DeStefano presented the Yale University Seton Elm-Ivy Awards to seven individuals and two groups at a Tuesday ceremony. Elm-Ivy honorees are recognized for promoting collaboration between Yale and the city of New Haven. The award’s two designations — Elm and Ivy — honor different types of candidates: […]

Apr 1st, 2012
4:15 pm
April 1st, 2012 | University
Rap showcase cancelled due to safety concerns

A rap showcase scheduled for Saturday night at the Afro-American Cultural Center was canceled after the Yale Police Department and University administrators expressed concerns about the safety of the event. YPD Assistant Chief Michael Patten said that when his department learned the event was advertised, free and open to the public, it was concerned about […]

Mar 11th, 2012
8:07 pm
March 11th, 2012 | City
Occupy New Haven preps for showdown

New Haven’s Occupiers stuck out the snow, but pressure from City Hall may spell the end of Occupy New Haven. The city released a proposal earlier this week asking Occupy New Haven members to remove their structures and leave the New Haven Green by mid-March, the New Haven Register reported. The Green is intended for […]

Feb 10th, 2012
9:31 am
February 10th, 2012 | University
O’Reilly Factor takes critical look at Sex Week

Fox News offered a fair and balanced report on Sex Week 2012 in a Thursday segment on the O’Reilly Factor. Jesse Watters, a producer for Bill O’Reilly’s show, spun a few interviews of Yalies into an insightful look at Sex Week. His short segment features students — representing a broad cross section of the campus […]

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