Hilary Faxon
FAXON: A new generation of activists for divestment

Seeing a group of undergrads take on both the fossil fuel industry and our responsibility for climate change, I was inspired and re-energized.

Faxon: When baring flesh, it’s all about context

On Easter Sunday, I opened my inbox to two emails announcing events for the following evening: one was Take Back the Night, an annual event […]

Q&A: Tim Crouch discusses his professional development

Tim Crouch is well known for breaking with convention. Since the opening of his first play, My Arm, in 2003, the British playwright and actor […]

YCBA explores performance art in gallery exhibition

The Yale Center for British Art will integrate performance art into its galleries this week with the a new work by the British playwright Tim […]

Climate policy a factor in candidate choice

Between the widening hole in the ozone layer and the looming presidential election, it is no secret that things in America are heating up. What […]

City forms council to combat teen pregnancy

Teen pregnancy is on the decline in New Haven and nationwide, but with 275 teen births in the city in 2006 and no universal comprehensive […]

BAC glimpses at ‘A New World’

One of the early maps of North America in Yale’s collection contains a mistake surprising to modern viewers: a mysterious “South Sea” connecting the western […]

From Luda to legislation, Morehead strikes balance

Ward 22 Alderman Greg Morehead’s alarm went off at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, only hours after he had arrived home from New York City. After waking […]

SOM pilots program for int’l exchange

Next fall, the School of Management will give second-year MBA students the chance to spend a semester at a prestigious business or economic school abroad […]

Text-messaging system allows questions, feedback in class

Most professors consider text messaging in class range from rude to downright intolerable, but in physics professor Oliver Baker’s class last semester it was not […]

Schwartz GRD ’74 aims to debunk sexual myths

Porn stars, sex-toy connoisseurs and condom manufacturers are among the characters descending on the Elm City for an unorthodox Valentine’s Day celebration. Following Sex Week […]