While New Haven celebrated the Lunar New Year at the Yale-China Association’s annual Lunarfest, its sister city across the world—Changsha, China—braced for the imminent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Yale-China, an independent non-profit organization dedicated to promoting Sino-American cultural exchange, paused its Lunarfest festivities earlier this month to express supportMore
As the 2019–20 cuffing season came to a close, I found myself in the Saybrook basement contemplating love. This might be an unexpected location to some readers; perhaps you’d prefer to spend the night making love on the pool table in Entryway H, or feeding your paramour quesadillas in theMore
Enter the den of 280-character pith and rampage that is Twitter, and you’ll find the usual prophets of digital carnage: Russian spam accounts, frisky Bloomberg bots, think tank bosses, liberal and conservative politicos (both neo- and not), presidents, prime ministers, op-ed columnists taking the ideas war to the online melee,More
The Yale Herald, a weekly Yale undergraduate publication, is nestled in the sweet spot between magazine and newspaper. Since 1986, the Herald has aimed to provide in-depth, analytical reporting and includes personal essays, interviews and profiles, culture articles, creative writing, reviews, humor, and feature coverage of campus and local happenings. With a circulation of 3,000, the Herald is the second-highest circulated campus publication and is distributed free of charge throughout the Yale campus and New Haven businesses.