| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:20 AM
He went to Harvard and Stanford universities to become a scientist, but then Gary Taubes discovered investigative journalism. He had a bachelor's degree in physics and was working on a master's degree in aerospace engineering at Stanford when he chose a...
| Aug 29, 2014
Quick quiz: When was this quote said about college football?
"Football to-day is a social obsession — a boy-killing, education prostituting, gladiatorial sport. It teaches virility and courage … but so does war."
This could be a critic of...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Like many recent college graduates, it's been hard for Danny Moskovits to find a job in his chosen field.
Professional baseball player is one career an Ivy League education can't accelerate.
Moskovits graduated from Harvard in May with a degree in...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Patriot League and Ivy League football teams are set to play 14 games against each other this season and five are set for this weekend.
However, the Patriot League-Ivy League relationship doesn't appear to be as strong as it used to be. The games aren't...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:08 PM
NEW HAVEN – When it was completed in 1914, Yale Bowl was a sight to see: circular, epic and largest amphitheater raised since the Roman Coliseum, where gladiators represented more than an athletic metaphor.
Of course, the Bowl soon would host its...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 11:44 PM
Vanguard 18, Bethesda 0
Freshman Madison Lopp scored four goals and three other Lions had hat tricks in the nonconference game Saturday at Vanguard University.
Junior Madison Cody, senior Veronica Aquilar and senior Jennifer Martin all...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:11 PM
NEW HAVEN — For centuries, Yale has sustained its legacy with rituals and traditions that bridge ethnic and philosophical gaps on campus. It is a part of what makes Yale what it is.
This year, its athletic department celebrates the 100th...
| May 17, 2014
| 3:57 PM
He sang before he played basketball.
But if you ever told Brandon Sherrod, say, in eighth grade, that he would be making a very difficult decision about whether to play basketball at Yale or take a once-in-a-lifetime chance to sing with the school's...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 9:22 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. — Michigan State advanced to the round of 16 on Saturday but only after going 12 unexpected rounds with middleweight Harvard.
Michigan State, a watch-out No. 4-seeded team in the East Regional that many think can win the national...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:16 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. — Harvard went "yard" again in the NCAA tournament Thursday by scoring yet another first-weekend upset.
Or was it an upset?
The No. 12-seeded Crimson defeated No. 5 Cincinnati, 61-57, in a second-round East regional game at...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:55 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE - Returning players are important but in this day and age, transfers have found a way to make a difference in the area's high school football landscape.
Transfers have helped perennial national and state power St. Thomas Aquinas become...