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A Lesson in Escuela

Escuela was recently playing at the Yale Repertory Theatre called “No Boundaries.” It was in the Iseman Theatre off Chapel Street. The play was written…


Who is ISIS?

The group known as Islamic State of Iraq and Syria executed a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, last week in response to President Obama’s foreign…


These Paper Bullets review

By: Jessica Leeb Contributing Writer These Paper Bullets, adapted by playwright Rolin Jones, is a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. These…


Amanda Knox: What Comes Next?

Alleged femme fatale Amanda Knox is the key to a controversy that has sparked the interest of a global community. First guilty, then not, and…


The Sochi Games: Raising The LGBT Flag

The University of New Haven’s Institution for Social Justice along with UNH Pride held an informative social on Thursday, Feb. 6, in light of the…



The Game Changer

Candidates in West Haven’s Mayoral Race Debate on Current Issue Elections for the office of Mayor in West Haven are less than a month away,…


Second Annual Fit Week

The second annual FITWEEK took place in the Greater New Haven and Fairfield Counties of Connecticut at local gyms Sept. 30 – Oct. 6. This…



Crowning of Miss America

On September 15, a new Miss America was crowned. Nina Davuluri’s journey to the title, however, started almost a year ago. To better understand pageants,…



College of Crime Fighting

The education level of police is constantly changing. A couple of decades ago, few police officers ever attended college. Today, the large amounts of criminal…




Obama Enlisting A-List to Act as Surrogates

CINCINNATI (AP) — President Barack Obama is counting on former President Bill Clinton and Bruce Springsteen, top surrogates for his campaign, to carry his message….




It’s Time for Women to Take Charge!

Yale’s World Fellows Program hosted a panel, “How to Nurture Women Leaders: A Global Conversation,” at Yale university on Tuesday, Oct. 9, to discuss the…





The Vice Presidential Face-Off

With the 2012 presidential election literally just weeks away, the American public faces a very important choice between two very different men. The first presidential…


Walking For a Cure

Thousands arrived at Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven last Sunday, Sept. 30, to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease. The New Haven…



Magnetic Mega-Star Attracts Scientists

A giant magnetic star has been spotted about 20,000 light-years away from Earth in a constellation called Perseus. This star is called NGC 1624-2, and…


Mystifying Mosaics

An enormous Roman mosaic has been unearthed by a team from the University of Louisiana-Nebraska in Southern Turkey. The first clues to this mosaic were…


Greater New Haven Pride Network

By Donovan Linder The greater New Haven area is full of life for the members of the LGBT community and its allies. For those who…


Activists Still Occupy Wall Street

“People, Power.” Activists of the Occupy Wall Street movement have not given up. On Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, protesters celebrated the one-year anniversary of the…


Dangers on the Foreign Front

Since the 2001 attacks on American soil, the country has been recovering and rebuilding. The United States has come together as a nation to support…