by Staff | Feb 24, 2015 1:00 pm | Comments (2)
Forty-five New Haven high-school students on a winter vacation-week tour of college campuses—organized by their employer, the academics and athletics agency LEAP—spent their final day at Old Dominion and Hampton universities. Two students wrote in about what they learned.
by Staff | Feb 23, 2015 1:13 pm
Attention University of Richmond: Expect to hear an up-and-coming student from New Haven knocking on your door.
by Staff | Feb 20, 2015 9:36 am | Comments (1)
While blocks away politicians debated laws, dozens of New Haven high-school students debated where they should attend college.
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 18, 2015 5:39 pm | Comments (5)
Jade Pearson found a way to juggle two part-time service jobs with college classes, and come out with a degree.
by Staff | Feb 18, 2015 12:48 pm
A campus club director had advice for the traveling students: “You’re the author. You’re the finisher. You’re the artist. You color it. You shape it.”
by Allan Appel | Feb 9, 2015 9:30 am | Comments (2)
The Southern Connecticut State University Fighting Owl T-shirts hung big on the shoulders of (in the front row) little Samia Virga, Alberto Cosme, and Melanie Peralta.
That was precisely the point: To grow into them.
by Staff | Jan 27, 2015 4:40 pm | Comments (55)
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 2:12 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 6:38 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 6:13 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.