Olivia Lombardo
Staff Reporter
Olivia Lombardo covers campus politics for the Yale Daily News. She is a first-year in Morse College studying Political Science.
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50 Years of Coeducation: Yale College commemorates first women to attend

In a year-long commemoration titled 50WomenAtYale150, Yale celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first female students to attend Yale College through conferences, film screenings, publications […]

Ted Cruz speaks at Yale, student groups counter with political advocacy

Students and other community members filled the ballroom of the Omni Hotel on Monday evening to watch Texas Sen. Ted Cruz record an episode of […]

Randall Horton gives Yale talk on writing and incarceration

The University of New Haven Professor read excerpts from his recent works surrounding identity and the prison industrial complex.

Timothy Snyder, Arne Westad offer insight on ongoing war in Ukraine

At a talk held by the Jackson Institute on Friday, the world’s foremost experts convened to analyze the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Yale Students Demand Action and Yale Dems talk gun violence prevention

Honoring the anniversary of the Parkland massacre, Students Demand Action and Yale Dems joined Senator Murphy to discuss the trajectory of gun violence in the U.S. and where to go from here.

Elizabeth Hinton gives latest “Democracy in America” lecture

Hinton joined professor Matthew Jacobson in conversation to speak about her latest book, "America on Fire: Police Violence and Black Rebellion since 1968.”

The Zoom Dilemma: as some classes continue to have Zoom options, students grapple with whether to attend in person

After a year of online courses, some Yale classes this fall have maintained a hybrid model through optional Zoom lectures and recorded classes.  Some large […]