Oct 2nd, 2012
6:36 pm
October 2nd, 2012 | University
Yagoda ’14 collects $9,300 on ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire’

After a second day on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?,” Yale College Council Treasurer Joey Yagoda ’14 walked away with $9,300 in winnings, making it to the ninth question before deciding to leave rather than guess the answer. Yagoda left and collect only half of his winnings — which had numbered $18,600 at its […]

Oct 1st, 2012
7:56 pm
October 1st, 2012 | University
Yagoda ’14 appears on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire”

Want to be a millionaire? Do you know a lot of random trivia? Yale College Council Treasurer Joey Yagoda ’14 does. The Calhoun junior appeared on the television show “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?” — which aired Monday — with host Meredith Vieira on Sept. 6. Yagoda, who collected $13,600 by the end of […]

Sep 25th, 2012
8:18 pm
September 25th, 2012 | University
Duron ’14 advances on “The Voice”

With a rendition of Hall & Oates’ “Sara Smile,” former Yale quarterback Destin “Dez” Duron ‘14 won over the judges on NBC’s singing competition “The Voice” Monday night. Without even seeing Duron’s sun-kissed skin or that perfect smile that can light up any room, three of four judges — Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Blake […]

Sep 24th, 2012
8:23 pm
September 24th, 2012 | Culture
Allison Williams ’10: the “It” Girl

Word on the Twitter is that our very own Allison Williams ’10 had a very, very good weekend. “Girls,” the series that catapulted Williams and her three co-stars to national prominence earlier this year, took center stage at last night’s Emmy Awards. Though none of the show’s FIVE nominations led to trophies, the event may […]

Sep 24th, 2012
4:35 pm
September 24th, 2012 | Culture
Danes ’02 takes home second Emmy

In a move that shocked no one, the Emmy for Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series went to beauty school (er, Yale) dropout Claire Danes ’02 Sunday night. It’s Danes’ second Emmy, and the first for her role as an officer for the Central Intelligence Agency in Showtime’s “Homeland.” To take home the trophy, […]

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