by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 7, 2017 8:05 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.
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by Allan Appel | Dec 1, 2017 12:20 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.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 31, 2017 6:53 am | Comments (3)
Some couples have doves at their wedding. Zeliha and Mesut Toprak unexpectedly had owls at theirs at City Hall.
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by Christopher Peak | Oct 26, 2017 7:07 am | Comments (2)
New Haven’s top labor leader Wednesday night vowed to reach out more to his union’s newer members after surviving his first electoral challenge in over two decades.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 19, 2017 3:45 pm | Comments (10)
UNITE HERE members rallied on Yale University’s Cross campus Thursday as part of a national day of action to support union jobs particularly in the service industry.
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by Maya Sweedler & Finnegan Schick/YDN | Oct 15, 2017 2:23 pm | Comments (3)
Yale was under federal investigation from April to September of this year after an alumnus filed a complaint with the federal Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights alleging that the university discriminated against him in its Title IX procedures because he was a man.
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by Staff | Oct 11, 2017 9:47 am | Comments (3)
Gateway Community College submitted the following release.
More that 200 from the Greater New Haven community gathered in the Curran Community Center at Gateway Community College on Oct. 5 to celebrate six new inductees at the Gateway Community College Foundation’s 20th Hall of Fame Induction and Celebration.
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by Paul Bass | Oct 10, 2017 1:11 pm | Comments (5)
The new chief of New Haven’s Gateway Community College has found that adding two campuses together can help more people launch machinist, railroad or ultrasound careers — even when a budget-strapped state is cutting back funding.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 9, 2017 7:00 am | Comments (5)
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro and state colleges and universities system President Mark Ojakian are calling on the president to stand by his promise to use his heart in deciding the fate of “dreamers.”
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by Allan Appel | Oct 3, 2017 7:17 am | Comments (8)
A homeless family will be able to look out onto Adeline Street while cooking dinner and also find privacy in a rock garden, thanks to the design of the latest house Yale architecture students built in New Haven.
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