University | 2:41 am | September 4, 2013 | By Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 9.4.13

A skunk perhaps similar to this one was spotted in Stiles on Tuesday.

Animal kingdom. By now, most Yalies are used to New Haven’s particularly aggressive breed of squirrels, and, occasionally, the cockroach in the basement. But Stilesians were in for a treat on Tuesday when a skunk was spotted in the Crescent Underground Courtyard. According to an email from Stiles Master Stephen Pitti ’91, administrators were working »

University | 1:49 am | August 30, 2013 | By Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 8.30.13

Don’t forget. For those of you without Friday classes, today would normally mark the start of a three-day weekend. But not this time. Because of Labor Day, Monday classes meet today instead, and there will be no classes next Monday. Food Nation. Starting today, Commons will operate on its regular dining hours schedule. Hot breakfast »

University | 12:36 pm | August 28, 2013 | By Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 8.28.13

Yale-NUS College held its inauguration ceremony in August.

Rise and shine. It’s the first day of classes, which means you should be up bright and early and ready to hit the books. Shop ’til you drop, guys. Saying farewell. Rabbi James Ponet, who has served as the University’s Jewish chaplain for over three decades, will take a year-long sabbatical in January before retiring »

University | 4:07 am | April 26, 2013 | By Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 4.26.13

The rainbow light structure will shine across the Elm City through Saturday.

And it’s a wrap. As of 5:30 p.m. today, reading week will begin. Prepare to spend the next few days hiding in your room as you cram for finals and finish off those papers. But remember to breathe easy — after all, Macklemore is coming. Somewhere over the rainbow. The night rainbow continues. Since Wednesday »

University | 10:53 am | April 25, 2013 | By Yale Daily News

Cross Campus: 4.25.13

Yalies dominate this Tumblr.

Smells like spring. You know it’s spring in New England when people start pulling out the salmon-colored shorts, the quintessential look for a preppy college student. And based on a new Tumblr “whiteboysinsalmonshorts,” it seems that Yale may top the list of salmon-defined preppiness: As of press time, more than half of the photos in »