Kate Aitken
BUSINESS COLUMN | Aitken: Barbie dolls and Ponzi schemes

During Career Month in kindergarten, our teacher told us to go home, ask our parents what they did for a living and present at show-and-tell […]

Aitken: ‘Life After Yale’: maybe I should learn to budget

I spent more on clothes last summer than I did on two months’ rent in New York City. Needless to say, this didn’t go down […]

Aitken: A job on Wall St.: Are you crazy?

You’ve heard it all before. The Wall Street crisis. The financial meltdown. The economic apocalypse. The markets are crashing and, with it, your hopes of […]

Yalies adapt to immersion abroad

The first time someone mistook her for an Argentinian, Natalia Mann ’09 was thrilled. “Someone heard me speaking Spanish and, because the Buenos Aires accent […]

Faculty applaud architect choice

The choice of Lord Norman Foster ARC ’62 to design the School of Management’s new campus drew praise this week, as professors said Foster will […]

Cafe Nine adds flavor to Elm City’s music scene

Dimly lit, with concert posters, gumball machines and a jukebox lining the open-faced brick walls, Cafe Nine is a cozy mixture of underground and vintage. […]

Noted alum to design new SOM campus

Famed architect Lord Norman Foster ARC ’62 has been selected to design the Yale School of Management’s new campus on Whitney Avenue, Yale President Richard […]

Playground named for famed bagelmaker

Murray Lender could hardly speak, but the crowd knew how much his hometown meant to him. Lender was honored by Mayor John DeStefano, Jr. and […]

University welcomes first police Segway

Yale Police officer Ivan Griffiths is starting to get used to the attention that comes with riding New Haven’s only police Segway. “Hey, that’s the […]

Hospital workers debate union vote

As hospital administrators and union organizers trade public accusations of misconduct, workers at Yale-New Haven hospital are privately debating an upcoming vote on whether or […]

UOC discusses fair labor vote

Members of the Undergraduate Organizing Committee met with Vice President of the Office of New Haven and State Affairs Bruce Alexander on Tuesday night to […]