Daniela Brighenti
Staff Reporter
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Swimming added to New Haven high school sport options

Starting this fall, high school students in the New Haven Public School system will have a new way to stay active through interscholastic competition. Female […]

Elm City to host twilight bike race

On Thursday morning, city officials and bike enthusiasts gathered at the steps of City Hall to officially announce the schedule of the second annual New […]

Yale football uniforms through the years

This past June, Yale unveiled its new Under Armour football uniform for the 2016–17 season. Examine changes in the uniform design over the past century.

NHPD Chief Esserman resigns

After six weeks away from the job, New Haven Police Department Chief Dean Esserman has officially announced his resignation.

Documents explain police chief leave

For the past six weeks the New Haven Police Department has been without a de facto police chief, after Chief Dean Esserman went on two consecutive periods of leave. A document made public last week outlines the terms of his first leave of absence, mandated by Mayor Toni Harp after the chief engaged in conduct she termed “unbecoming [of] a public official.”

Labor Day road race a success

On Monday morning, while many slept in to enjoy the Labor Day holiday, a few thousand others gathered at the New Haven Green at 8 a.m. to participate in the 39th annual Faxon Law New Haven Road Race.

CS50 changes course for second year

Last year, CS50 burst into the academic arena at Yale with DJs, free cake and prize-granting puzzle competitions. Though the cake will remain, other facets […]

The Winningest Team at Yale You Probably Forgot About

The Olympics features 42 sports disciplines and thousands of athletes representing their home countries. And yet, some names come up again and again, hoarding heat […]

Yale unions call for job security during frosh move-in

As Yale prepared for the arrival of 1,373 freshmen last Friday, it did not predict over 400 labor union members to contribute to the commotion […]

Ivy League adds new practice restrictions

New regulations passed by the Ivy League over the summer and set to go into effect this season will add new limits to the time demanded from student-athletes by their sports.

Handsome Dan passes away

After nine years of serving the Yale athletic community as its mascot, Handsome Dan XVII died on Aug. 11, most likely due to a heart […]