In Memoriam: Marina Keegan
This week marks the launch of Marina Keegan’s ’12 first and last book, “The Opposite of Loneliness.”
WEEKEND Does Restaurant Week
It’s the most wonderful time of the year — Restaurant Week! In order to celebrate this glorious event, we’ve sent our intrepid reporters into four New Haven eateries to tell you what’s good and what’s not. Read on for the verdicts on Zinc, Geronimo’s, Bentara and Christopher Martin’s.
WEEKEND WATCHES TOO MUCH TV
House of Cards: PLSC 101 Let’s be honest with ourselves: nobody at Yale actually wants to be a political scientist. Writing papers, going to conferences, sending out surveys made up of questions like, “On a 1 to 10 scale, how racist are you, honestly?” — it doesn’t seem too glamorous, but we knew that. No, »
Open Letter to the Opinion “Societies Offend Me”
So, Mr. Scott, let me help you try to understand why one might think a different position of secret societies, because if you keep being so mad about them, you might never get into one!
WEEKEND Does the Oscars 2014
Breaking Down the Race for Best Picture By Michael Lomax and Becca Edelman With the 86th Academy Awards in just a couple days, WEEKEND film buffs Michael Lomax and Becca Edelman exchanged a few emails to get an idea what to expect this Sunday night. This is an excerpt of what they came up with. »
Let’s Try Believing in People: Reading Privilege at Yale
Look around you at Yale any day of the week. Who do you see? People? Humans? Souls? The oppressive environment of Yale makes our personalities see each other like assignments, pages to be read and talked about in a classroom “seminar” setting. But what does this mean? How can we truly feel this way about peers whom we are supposed to love and touch their souls?
From Miya’s with Love?
Last week’s Blindest Date winners, Angela Chen ’16 (Bachelorette #2) and Gregory Santoro ’14 (Bachelor #10) chose to have their amorous rendezvous at a local favorite. See below for their scintillating stories: She says: 7:04 a.m.: Get up, run, shower, catch the shuttle up Science Hill. 12:57 a.m.: Lunch with Nicole. “Guess who’s going »