by Thomas Breen | Mar 14, 2018 4:35 pm | Comments (3)
Four major national unions announced a new partnership on Wednesday that will seek to put pressure on private universities like Yale to negotiate with graduate student teachers who have already voted to unionize.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 14, 2018 3:47 pm | Comments (2)
Hartford—“Dreamers” —children born to adults living in the U.S. without legal permission — gathered with clergy at the state Capitol Wednesday to call on the legislature to pass a bill that would open a pool of student-generated financial aid to the undocumented students that help pay for it.
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by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Feb 15, 2018 12:57 pm | Comments (2)
Southern Connecticut State University’s president popped in to the Lighthouse Road fire station the other night — to check in with his neighbors.
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by Staff | Feb 14, 2018 1:47 pm | Comments (1)
New Haven’s downtown gateway to higher ed has become a gateway to the statewide radio airwaves, as well.
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by Paul Bass | Feb 13, 2018 9:07 am | Comments (17)
Continue reading ‘Yale Grad Union Withdraws Recognition Petition’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 25, 2018 9:16 am | Comments (6)
When activist Bree Newsome climbed into the history books by scaling a flagpole on the South Carolina statehouse grounds and removing the Confederate flag, many people assumed that one very fed up black woman had taken spontaneous action.
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by Thomas Breen | Jan 24, 2018 4:03 pm | Comments (13)
The Yale Divinity School is interested in purchasing a single-family home near its Prospect Hill campus and converting it into an academic building, thereby removing over $18,500 from the city’s annual property tax rolls.
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by Staff | Jan 24, 2018 4:02 pm | Comments (1)
As of Wednesday afternoon, Albertus Magnus College no longer officially honors Gordon Edelstein, who as of Tuesday evening no longer serves as artistic director of Long Wharf Theatre.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 7, 2017 9:05 am | Comments (3)
Ten New Haven Promise “scholars” — public school students receiving scholarships to cover their college tuition — heading off to Southern Connecticut State University next fall could have their housing expenses for their first year at school covered in addition to their tuition.
Continue reading ‘Promise Gets More Promising At SCSU’
by Allan Appel | Dec 1, 2017 1:20 pm | Comments (1)
A tube from a vacuum cleaner was the neuron or nerve cell. Green pipe cleaners were the dendrites. And a set of dominoes stood in for how the “action potential” resets the cell so that a new memory can be created.
Continue reading ‘SCSU Science Squad Brings “Flame Challenge” To King Robinson’