Najah Farley
Racial diversity: more than photos in a Yale brochure

As a student from a high school that was equally divided between black and Caucasian students, the value of diversity has always been one of […]

Cheers, taunts at basketball game insulting

I am a basketball fan. I love the game, for the sheer power and finesse. Although I never played, all of my uncles on both […]

MLK Day essential in the post-9/11 world

On Monday I rolled out of bed a little later than usual. I slept through my alarm and rushed to Woolsey Hall in order to […]

Wary of slave past, Dwight Hall mulls name change

In the wake of a report issued over the summer detailing Yale’s history with slavery, members of the Dwight Hall Cabinet convened yesterday to discuss […]

Search nearing end for director of La Casa

La Casa saw a monumental changes last year when the Mexican cultural center and the Puerto Rican center combined to form a unified Latino cultural […]

Cross Campus filled with candles, silence

Nearly 3,000 students silently converged on Cross Campus last night to commemorate the tragedies of yesterday’s terrorist attacks. Yale President Richard Levin and University Chaplain […]

Aid boost brings smiles, mostly

For many students, Yale’s announcement of its sweeping, new financial aid plan was not shocking. Some students were happy to hear news of increased aid, […]

Faculty approves proposal to cancel MLK Day classes

Yielding to a semester of pressure from students and faculty, this summer the Yale College faculty approved a Calendar Committee proposal to cancel classes for […]

Yale will not hold classes on MLK Day next year

Culminating a rare, semester-long push by both students and faculty for University-wide observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Yale College faculty approved a […]

MLK Day fate to be determined May 3

The fate of the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day will not be determined until the May 3 faculty meeting. At this meeting, the […]

New student union shows face at rally

Nearly 75 students from the fledgling group United Students at Yale joined more than 1,000 participants in Friday’s union rally on the New Haven Green. […]