by Staff | Jan 27, 2015 3:40 pm | Comments (51)
The Yale cop who pulled a gun on an African-American undergraduate and forced him to the ground—because he allegedly matched the description of a burglar who was later caught—is African-American himself.
by Paul Bass | Jan 23, 2015 1:12 pm | Comments (3)
Yale and city cops collected evidence in a dorm this week as part of an investigation into an alleged sexual assault.
A Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) student told cops a Yale undergraduate sexually assaulted her in a room at the Timothy Dwight residential college on Temple Street.
by Paul Bass | Jan 21, 2015 5:38 pm | Comments (12)
The new six-story building Yale plans to erect on a parking lot will contain 51,777 square feet of floor space, rise 73 feet at its highest point, and present a brick-and-glass facade to Elm Street, according to a filing with the zoning board.
by Paul Bass | Nov 25, 2014 5:13 pm | Comments (6)
City Hall got an early holiday present in the form of a larger-than-expected fee bounty for the construction of Yale’s new residential colleges.
by Joshua Mamis | Nov 4, 2014 11:55 am
Joshua Mamis of the United Way of Greater New Haven sent this report on the most recent Parent University session at Gateway Community College.
Parents and grandparents streamed into Gateway Community College early on Saturday morning. They came to learn and network with other parents. They came to share information. But mostly the roughly 200 participants braved a blustery rain to find out what they could do to help their children succeed.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 4, 2014 6:37 am | Comments (5)
Thanks to the bus, Lauren Robinson can commute between Church Street and Whalley Avenue in 20 minutes—but the fare adds up over the school year.
by Paul Bass | Oct 21, 2014 8:24 pm | Comments (30)
From the governor on down, top Connecticut Democrats joined well over 1,000 New Haveners in taking over a block of College Street Tuesday night to jump-start a revival of the quest to unionize Yale’s graduate-student teachers.
by Paul Bass | Aug 13, 2014 4:12 pm | Comments (31)
Two New Haven-born entrepreneurs passed the 100,000-view mark Wednesday—and sparked a national discussion on hip-hop’s portrayal of females—with a break-out video entitled “Walking White Women Through Yale.”
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 29, 2014 7:06 am | Comments (9)
Three days after the state shut down a painting contractor working at Yale, two union carpenters showed up at the site with a huge sign and a demand.
by Melissa Bailey | Jun 30, 2014 2:03 pm | Comments (2)
Nearly a year after heading off to Fairfield University as first-generation college students, Solanlly Canas and Chastity Berrios met up back on New Haven Green. They returned home not as dropouts, but as rising sophomores who defied the odds.