Carter Dewees
Staff Reporter
Carter Dewees is an Opinion columnist for the News. He is a Junior American Studies major in Saybrook College.
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DEWEES: On the Yale Free Press

I was surprised when I learned that the Yale Free Press had an Editor in chief. With its off-putting images produced by artificial intelligence, haphazard […]

The Yalie Ep 14: Is It Time to Redirect Directed Studies?

In this episode, Nick Vilay sits down with Ariane De Gennaro while she reflects on her time in Yale’s Directed Studies program. Carter Dewees interviews […]

DEWEES: A League of Their Own

The famously cash-strapped Ivy League may suffer under yet another crushing financial difficulty: athletic scholarships. After Yale’s endowment dipped to a paltry $41.8 billion, it […]

The Yalie Ep 13: Get to Know Your New YCC President

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Yale Law, Public Health professors weigh in on new gun control measures

As debates about gun control rage in the wake of multiple mass shootings, professors from the Yale Law School and School of Public Health share their opinions.

DEWEES: So Ted, what’s the verdict?

Though I’m sympathetic to the well-thought-out argument made a few weeks ago urging students to skip the Ted Cruz event, I decided to go. After […]

The Yalie Ep 12: All About Ukraine with Oleksii Antoniuk

In this episode of the Yalie, Georgiana Grinstaff and Nick Vilay sit down with YDN Guest Columnist Oleksii Antoniuk and discuss his experience as a […]

The Yalie Ep. 11: Ivy Madness

In episode 11 of The Yalie, host Carter Dewees previews Ivy Madness, the Ivy League’s postseason men’s and women’s basketball tournament, taking place this weekend in Boston.

A year since Swensen told money managers to diversify firms, Yale stays silent on progress

Amid leadership turnover at Yale’s Investments Office, it is unclear how much progress has been made towards Yale’s efforts to lead firms to diversify.

The Yalie Ep 8: Mishaps Occur as Yale Enacts Isolate-in-Place Policy

In episode 8 of the Yalie, Georgiana Grinstaff and Nick Vilay discuss with YDN Reporter Lucy Hodgman about the reality behind students’ experiences with isolation […]

Students project giant Mario Kart game onto Beinecke Library

On Feb. 11, the side of Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library was lit up with a giant game of Mario Kart which attracted over 60 students.