Tag Archives: Yale University

Vital Organ

Newberry Memorial Organ - Woolsey Hall - New Haven, CT

Picture a penny whistle, the size of a drinking straw and made out of tin. Blow on it and you’ll get a bright, high pitch. Now imagine a wooden whistle 33 feet tall. …

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Conversation Piece

Habakkuk by Max Ernst, at Yale University

Yale’s architecture is aflutter with birds. Some are phoenixes, some are eagles, more are owls. Yet for the last four years, a mysterious newcomer has been standing watch over Bulldog territory…

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This Week in New Haven (September 11 – 17)

New Haven Pride Block Party 2015

Memorial, literary and other reflections mingle with unvarnished fun this week in New Haven. …

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The Deep End

Nancy Kuhl outside Beinecke Library

Local writer Nancy Kuhl is a poet who does know it, though she’s not one to rhyme. …

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The Things I Didn’t Know

Roxana Robinson

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy this excerpt from Roxana Robinson’s “The Secret Societies,” published in New Haven Noir

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Here and Noir

Amy Bloom

Amy Bloom is familiar with New Haven’s underbelly, and not just because she edited and contributed to New Haven Noir, a new anthology of hard-boiled page-turners set in the Elm City. …

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Physical Therapy

Apparatus inside Wright Laboratory at Yale University

A photo essay. To view all 22 images, check out the email version.

On the back side of Yale’s Science Hill, there’s a science hillock…

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The Graduate

Yung Wing statue at Yale's Sterling Memorial Library

New Haven is a place where students from around the world come to learn, which is one reason the city is both the cultural and multicultural capital of Connecticut.

Of course, there was a time when…

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Raising Hale

Nathan Hale statue outside Yale's Connecticut Hall

On the morning of May 10, Fort Nathan Hale Park was abuzz with preparation ahead of its season-opening celebration a few days later. …

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Dinner Service

Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen

Just north of the city green, on Temple Street, the Center Church Parish House is a handsome two-story brick building, with chalk-white detailing and an imposing air.

But it’s actually quite welcoming. …

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