Gabriel Arana
Statistics founder Anscombe dies at 83

Francis John Anscombe, eminent professor and founder of Yale’s Statistics Department, died on Oct. 17. He was 83. The cause was Alzheimer’s disease, according to […]

New Yorker writer varies topics at Tea

Malcolm Gladwell has written only one article that has never been printed. The article, which attempted to answer why women have breasts, ended up on […]

Anthrax attacks cause Ivy concern

After political leaders and news organizations have received envelopes packed with anthrax, universities across the Ivy League are trying to ease students’ fears about bioterrorism […]

City mail slowed by false alarm

A bioterrorism scare slammed the brakes on New Haven’s mail delivery system Friday, foreshadowing a series of terrorism scares Monday. White powder, which later tested […]

Clinton speech addresses globalization, terrorism

Just a day before the United States launched its attack on Afghanistan, former President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 threw his support behind President George W. […]

Local kids are being held back in schools

Some New Haven children will wistfully wave their classmates goodbye as they repeat the school year and try to learn the reading skills they failed […]

State Department official speaks at Master’s Tea

Some Yale students were given a rare opportunity yesterday to ask a State Department official probing questions — and receive authoritative answers — about the […]

Selling Yale in 15 long, weepy, cinematic minutes

It will be a while before Yale’s admissions office snatches any Oscars away from Jodie Foster ’85. As part of a renewed effort to increase […]

‘Teach-in’ demands U.S. restraint

Just before President Bush vowed retaliation against terrorism in front of a joint session of Congress last night, students from various Yale cultural organizations concerned […]

Globalization center’s new home begins renovations

Renovation of Davies Mansion, the promised home of the Yale Center for Globalization, finally began just a month ago. The center is temporarily being housed […]