Yanan Wang
Staff Reporter
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City approves renovations on Hendrie, Leigh Halls

At its monthly meeting this Tuesday, the New Haven Board of Zoning Appeals gave the go-ahead for the University’s planned construction work on music buildings […]

Art School critic named head of design at Met

Susan Sellers GRD ’94, the Yale School of Art’s senior critic in graphic design, will join the staff of the Metropolitan Museum on June 24 […]

Stalled construction prompts discussion of Newhallville’s future

University President Richard Levin announced that Yale will split the costs of the building project with the City of New Haven in order to see it to completion.

Construction begins on SML nave

A 15-month restoration project of the Sterling Memorial nave, the expansive atrium that greets visitors upon entry to the building, began today, University Librarian Susan […]

UP CLOSE | University galleries fundraise for future

As the YUAG and YBAC face increased costs, the financial sustainability of free entry will be challenged.

In Brotherhood We Trust

On a chilly evening early this March, around 50 people gathered at the African-American Cultural Center, talking excitedly among themselves. Some of them were Yale students, others from neighboring universities, and a group of them were older African-American men from across the Northeast who had arrived to celebrate the “coming out” of one of their own. It was the probate show of Leonard Thomas ’14, the first and, as of now, only Yale student to be inducted into the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity since the last active brothers graduated in 2010.

YUAG fosters STEM connections

The Yale University Art Gallery hosted a tour of artwork connected to issues surrounding public health.

Artspace exhibit honors Ghebreyesus

A new exhibit at Artspace pays tribute to the colorful work of Ficre Ghebreyesus ART ’02, the late artist and New Haven restaurateur.

Shovels hit ground on Downtown Crossing

New Haven broke ground on Phase 1 of the Downtown Crossing project last Friday, marking the beginning of the city’s attempts to reunify its urban communities.

Robotics enhances architecture courses

At the School of Architecture, robots are changing the way students approach the design process.

Downtown Crossing construction begins

The Elm City’s Downtown Crossing project, one of New Haven’s largest and most anticipated construction ventures in years, finally began this week.