Tyler Foggatt
Staff Reporter
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As a former managing editor of the News, I have an enormous amount of respect for the student-writers and editors involved in making this paper. […]

How generous is generous enough?

On Dec. 14, 2012, James Badas ’17 clicked on a link and was met with a singing bulldog: “Congratulations! Welcome to the Yale Class of 2017.” It was the most incredible moment of his life, he recalls. Despite their excitement, however, the Badas family ― owners of a small donut shop in Derby, Connecticut ― knew they could not afford Yale’s $63,970 cost of attendance without substantial financial aid.

Emergency funds. The Harvard Undergraduate Council voted Sunday to provide Costco sandwiches to undergraduates later this week in light of the ongoing strike by Harvard’s […]

A new hero in town. On Monday afternoon, New Haven swore in its new fire chief, John Alston Jr., on an “acting basis,” according to […]

Not this time. In a break from debate tradition, presidential candidates Hillary Clinton LAW ’73 and Donald Trump did not shake hands before the presidential […]

Bulldog parents. Starting on Friday, Family Weekend will include a performance by Whim ‘n Rhythm and the Whiffenpoofs, lectures by notable faculty members and a […]

Happy Birthday, Yale. Celebrating Yale’s 315-year history, Founders Day festivities will be held throughout the day today with an event on Cross Campus at 11:30 […]

There can be only one. The Yale Political Union is hosting its annual Freshman Prize debate tonight at 7 p.m. in room 114 of Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona […]

Here comes Team Hillary. On Thursday, Yale Students for Hillary, the Yale College Democrats and the Yale Women’s Center will host Jennifer L. Klein, a […]

From Dakota to Connecticut. The Association of Native Americans at Yale, Fossil Free Yale and other student groups are hosting Cherokee lawyer Mary Kathryn Eagle […]

Gender neutral bathrooms unveiled.

Before Yale welcomed guests and families to campus for its 315th Commencement, the University published a campus map of all-gender restrooms on the commencement website. This move […]