My mother likes to send me pictures of food. Afternoon, evening and late at night, I’ll check my phone and there’ll be another text or […]
April 22, 2016
In the Saybrook Library, in one of the study rooms off to the left, there is a drawer full of left-behind things. There is a […]
April 15, 2016
There’s a strange dream at work here. Familiar objects are deconstructed and reconstructed. Spaces once comforting have become incomprehensible. As a result, part II of […]
April 8, 2016
Sometime in February, when it was dark and raining and I was upset with myself, I saw a whole unpeeled banana on the ground and hated it immediately.
March 11, 2016
When Meg Urry got to Yale University in 2001, she became the first woman ever to receive tenure by the physics department in Yale history. She went on to serve as Department Chair from 2007 to 2013 and as the director of the Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics, a position she continues to hold today. Outside of the university, she is the President of the American Astronomical Society. WKND sat down to talk with her not just about her passion for astronomy, but also her passion for gender equity in the sciences.
March 4, 2016
A late night blues DJ and a concussed stranger roam the streets together at night.
February 26, 2016
ELM/YORK: There are about six of us standing here at the corner, and we look absolutely miserable. Granted, it’s zero degrees outside. A girl next […]
February 19, 2016
“Women Beware Women” showcases ugliness at its best.
January 29, 2016
I didn’t unpack my suitcase during winter break. Instead, I just left it lying there, its contents spilling out onto the floor. Sweaters. Socks. Shoes. […]
January 22, 2016
Tesla Motors is pushing the state General Assembly to reintroduce a bill that would allow them to open showrooms in Connecticut after it failed to […]
December 3, 2015
In 2014, Yale first launched Massive Open Online Courses on Coursera, an education platform that partners with the nation’s top universities to offer online classes […]
November 17, 2015