In the late 90s, Yale’s visual identity had a case of multiple personality disorder. Yale’s branding—seen on everything from its admissions brochures to its signs […]
March 31, 2015
As the clock runs out on the Senior Class Gift, “uncomfortable conversations” will be happening aplenty. I’d like to think they’ll be open and sensitive, opportunities for true understanding and friendship, but I’m skeptical.
February 20, 2014
I spent October break in a darkened basement of the medical school, peering through a microscope at butterfly scales. Each scale is a few microns […]
December 1, 2013
Few people think Einstein is under-appreciated But applied physics professor A. Douglas Stone argues that Einstein contributed much more to the field of quantum physics than […]
October 8, 2013
Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine have discovered what they believe are the mechanisms that help jumpstart life. Through studying the early development of […]
October 1, 2013
General Stanley McChrystal stepped into Jon Stewart’s line of fire tonight on “The Daily Show,” making the televised appearance to promote his new memoir, “My […]
January 9, 2013
I’ve been having an existential crisis this week.
December 7, 2012