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Looking out

When Kyle Bajtos, SY ’15, came out to his mother in high school, she told him she was worried about the “glass ceiling” that might impede his professional future...

Housing on a hill

I could hardly believe I was in the middle of one of New Haven’s largest low-income housing projects the first time I went to Quinnipiac Terrace. Conditioned to expect...

Robert and Robert

“Maybe the first thing to say is that I don’t have a career, and I’m not interested in having a career,” Robert Storr told me. We were sitting in...

Coal in the air

The red-and-white striped tower of the Harbor Station power plant scars the skyline of Bridgeport, Conn. In the hot summer months, the tower belches out smoke: thick clouds of...

The other brain trust

If, after a particularly lengthy spell of disembodied feelings, you wish to reassure yourself that you are not a brain-in-a-vat but a being-in-time; that what you hear sounding underneath...

Strapped into freefall

I know I’ve reached the right place when the pavement beneath my tires crunches into dirt, and I see human specks swirling down from the sky. One by one, they...

End of the road

On a gray Thursday last November, a group of Yale students huddled on the corner of York Street and North Frontage Road, standing underneath the massive Air Rights Garage...

Advice for the rookie tailgater

You wake up Saturday and hot damn: It’s time to get your tailgate on. But wait! You forgot to pick out an outfit? Showing Harvard how to party is...