Carolyn Sacco
Staff Reporter
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Rikers documentary screened at festival

As 80 viewers packed into a classroom at the Yale Law School on Friday evening, former inmates detailed their experiences in a film that criticized […]

Symphony of steel fundraises for IRIS

The St. Luke’s Steel Band brought the warmth of the Caribbean to an audience of 100 during a performance at Bethesda Lutheran Church on Sunday […]

TD unveils quilts designed by Ringgold

Students and administrators gathered at the Timothy Dwight College dining hall on Sunday afternoon for the historic unveiling of two quilt projects designed by the […]

Library displays high school art

Portraits of celebrities made out of magazine pieces and Campbell’s tomato soup cans were just some of the pieces on display at the Ives branch […]

Yale landscape architect profiled in documentary

Few Yalies walk through the courtyards of Branford College at Yale and think of Beatrix Farrand. But documentarian Karyl Evans hopes to change that. Her […]

#MeToo-inspired art exhibition tackles gender, violence

As Alicia Keys’ “Girl on Fire” played in the background, more than 100 people gathered on Thursday for the public reception of the art exhibition […]

Arts event focuses on #MeToo

Amid national conversations about workplace harassment and sexual assault, the Arts Council of Greater New Haven on Tuesday night brought four local female artists to […]

Charity bike ride kicks off

Spirits remained high despite rain and frigid temperatures on Thursday night as Elm City biking enthusiasts and environmentalists came together at Artspace to kick off […]

Lunarfest kicks off Year of the Dog

Red lanterns glowed and lions paraded down Whitney Avenue on Saturday as Elm City residents attending Lunarfest celebrated the Year of the Dog and learned […]

Library celebrates Mardi Gras

New Haven might not have New Orleans’ parades and parties, but Elm City residents still enjoyed this year’s Mardi Gras festivities — all while raising […]

New Haven celebrates Lincoln’s birthday

History lovers from across New Haven gathered at the Institute Library on Monday night to celebrate President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday and discuss his relationship with […]