Yale

Silliman College
Yale

Silliman College

Silliman College, the largest residential college at Yale University. At Yale, most freshmen live in freshman housing on Old Campus, clustered according to their assignments. Freshmen assigned to Silliman and nearby Timothy Dwight instead live in their College among upperclassmen.

Computer Science

CS50 Looks Ahead to Second Year at Yale

​After an inaugural year that featured impressive enrollment numbers and an unprecedented undergraduate teaching program, the staff of CS50, Harvard’s flagship introductory computer science course, is gearing up for its second year at Yale.

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Yale

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Yale

YDN: What is a ‘Finals’ club?

​Last week, when we heard the news about final clubs and the Harvard administration, we turned to our most trusted source for all things Harvard: the Yale Daily News. With rumors about protests and cover photos of Alpha Phi sorority squats flooding our newsfeeds, we were eager to learn the facts. What was all this hubbub about the clubs?

Editorials

On Names at Yale

Yale's recent decisions regarding "masters" and Calhoun College point in opposite directions.

College

Yale Decides to Keep Calhoun Name Despite Activism

A wave of student protest failed to persuade Yale University to remove the name of former U.S. Vice President and slavery advocate John C. Calhoun from a residential college named after him.

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Student Life

Tips from Yale

Remember last year when we gloated over the fact that Yale copied Harvard by adopting CS50, our notorious introductory computer science class with record breaking enrollment numbers of over 800 students? Well, the saying “what goes around comes around” must exist for a reason, since recently some administrators at Harvard have been looking up to Yale to improve its social scene.

Dean Khurana
College

Harvard Looks to Yale on Social Life

As discussions around House life, party space, and social clubs have reached a fever pitch this year, Yale has emerged as a potential model in the College’s efforts to recenter social life in the Houses and on campus.

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Books

Iconic Legal Guide Faces New Challenges

The notorious Bluebook is at the center of not one, but two controversies challenging Harvard’s historic monopoly over its production

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Yale

Yale Fraternity Settles Lawsuits Over Fatal Tailgate Crash

Yale University’s Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and more than 80 of its former members have settled lawsuits outside of court with victims of a collision at the 2011 Harvard-Yale football Game, which left one woman dead and two others injured.

CS50 Lecture
College

CS50’s First Semester Winds Down at Yale

At Harvard, Computer Science 50 is known for its heavy workload of problem sets and quizzes, but at Yale, that may have come as more of a surprise.

Yale Professor Speaks on “Aversive Racism”
College

Yale Professor Speaks on “Aversive Racism”

John F. Dovodio, a psychology professor at Yale, speaks about the potentially harmful consequences of professed “racial color blindness” and how to mitigate them.

Evan MacKay ’19
Student Life

Flyby Chats: HSA Shuttle Controller

As many Harvard students who made the pilgrimage to New Haven last weekend can attest, shuttles provided by Harvard Student Agencies were the glue that connected our campuses in fierce school spirit.

Harvard vs. Yale: The Game 2015
College

Harvard vs. Yale: The Game 2015

Getting HYped
Student Life

Getting HYped

Harvard students cheer as the Crimson faces the Yale Bulldogs in New Haven.