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Got an opinion? We’ve got a page

News flash: The opinion page is looking for fresh blood. Why write? The Yale Daily News opinion page is the place for on-campus debate. Columns […]

Sign me up?

Contrary to popular (read: my) belief, it turns out that “joining the United States Army” does not immediately translate to “picking up a rifle, getting […]

Panel puts focus on gender in education

As a female graduate student at (practically) all-male Yale, Cynthia Russett GRD ’59, Ph.D. ’64 knew she was in a tough position. But she did […]

NASA’s a blast at Sheridan

On Thursday afternoon at Sheridan Communications & Technology Middle School, a group of 50 students sat transfixed by a video of a space shuttle blasting […]

Gehry explains his deep portfolio

Famed architect Frank Gehry led a capacity crowd on a virtual tour of his portfolio Thursday night, touching on works both prominent (EuroDisney) and, well, […]

High schoolers to watch Rep’s ‘Lear’

In two weeks, the cast of the Yale Rep’s production of “King Lear” will perform for a pretty discerning audience. It will not be members […]

Third-graders learn about government

Thanks to a pilot oral history project, a local third-grade class now has a pretty advanced understanding of political science. The only problem: it seems […]

Panel challenges No Child Act

Like many education advocates, attorney Alice O’Brien dislikes the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), signed into law by President Bush in 2002. So when […]

Chapel-Howe residents prevail

Residents and retailers at the intersection of Chapel and Howe streets can now breathe a sigh of relief — at least temporarily — after the […]

City superintendent is up for nat’l award

After nearly 12 years as New Haven superintendent of schools, Dr. Reginald Mayo has already received a substantial number of awards for his work in […]

Race poses challenge 50 years after Brown

It’s been 50 years since Brown v. Board of Education put an end racial segregation in American public schools. But at a Monday night “Education […]