David Koepsell (YICB ’07), Co-founder of Encrypgen, LLC and Blockchain in Healthcare Global

“We can do something similar with genomic data, and we can create a way to disseminate that data to scientists who need it for research while also allowing people to receive compensation for their data through blockchains.”

For Ward 1 Alder, No Endorsement

The Politic has decided to endorse neither Ugonna Eze ’16 nor Sarah Eidelson ’12 for the position of Ward 1 Alder.   Both candidates approach the position from different places: Eze, as a current student and philosophy major, wants to learn more about the city and employ the connections he has formed at Yale to …

Student Activism in the Elm City

Some students sang, “Whose Side Are You On, Yale?” Others sat on the staircase of Woodbridge Hall, simultaneously drafting essays and social media updates.  The atmosphere grew tenser as 5 PM approached. Checking their watches, students put away their laptops and prepared to stand their ground. Outside, others formed a human chain around the building. …

An Interview with Toni Harp, Mayor of New Haven, CT

The Politic: How satisfied have you been with the first seven months of your term as Mayor of New Haven? I’m very satisfied. I think we have gotten off to a really good start. The first thing that we were able to do was to tear down the fence between Hamden and New Haven that …