Luke Ciancarelli
Staff Reporter
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CIANCARELLI: Destroy DKE (and all frats)

In 1844, a group of Yale undergraduates met to design a secret handshake and a nifty pin. Their organization stated that its objectives included the […]

Yale grads entering tech in growing numbers, survey shows

Yalies are entering technology-related fields after graduation in growing numbers, and fewer are heading straight to graduate school, according to preliminary data from the Office […]

Class of 2021: Taking stock of political beliefs

Rhodes and Marshall announce major expansions

Members of the class of 2018 will be the first to benefit from major expansions to the Rhodes and Marshall scholarships, two of the most […]

Class of 2021 by the numbers

The largest first-year class in Yale history arrived last week. To get a better sense of the character of a superlative-heavy incoming class, the News distributed a survey to the incoming class earlier this month.

LIVEBLOG: Class Day 2017

Follow along as the News covers Class Day, which features a keynote from Chicago Cubs executive Theo Epstein ’95.

Philosophy professor retires after 50 years

The problem of nihilism has haunted professor Karsten Harries ’54 GRD ’62 since his undergraduate days at Yale. As he sees it, his predicament is […]

Yale hosts Bulldog Days for largest freshman class

From across the country and globe, several thousand students and family members came by planes, trains and automobiles to New Haven this week for Bulldog […]

“That’s Why I Chose Yale” admissions video receives an update

The Yale Office of Undergraduate Admissions will produce a new admissions video to replace the 2010 YouTube sensation “That’s Why I Chose Yale,” which outlines […]

Light fellowship celebrates 20th anniversary

Over 100 students, alumni and faculty gathered on Friday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Richard U. Light Fellowship Program, which provides full funding […]

Prefrosh praise first Bulldog Saturday

Nearly 400 students and 600 parents came to Yale on Saturday for the inaugural Bulldog Saturday event for admitted students. Bulldog Saturday is a one-day […]