Students Keep More Than Pizza Rolling in Dough

It’s a Thursday night, and Ugur Citlak is behind the counter at More Than Pizza, answering phone call after phone call. The small take-out pizza restaurant on the corner of Blake and Fitch Street is...

The n-Word Project

Professor Frank Harris has been collecting narratives from people across America about their thoughts, feelings and experiences with the n-word, as “nigger” and “nigga,” and wh...

New Haven Business Profiles

Students in the Multimedia Journalism class, taught by Assistant Professor Jodie Gil, worked with the New Haven Independent in Spring 2015 to profile small businesses in the New Haven area. Several st...

Drone Expert Visits SCSU Journalism Department

Journalists should be experimenting more with drones in their reporting, a drone expert told a group of Southern Connecticut State University journalism students April 30. Peter Sachs, an attorney, pi...

‘Hitler came and everything changed’

‘Hitler came and everything changed’ By Hannah Spreckley NEW HAVEN — When Izzy Juda was 16-years-old and on his way home from school – a crowd of people stopped him outside the Vienna Oper...

‘The way (white people) treat you is better’

‘The way (white people) treat you is better’ By Hannah Spreckley NEW HAVEN — A friend from Washington D.C was visiting 12-year-old Jonny, a white boy Joyce Lanier raised. “He (Jonn...

‘I remember every moment I was with her’

‘I remember every moment I was with her’ By Meghan Cole SPOTSWOOD, N.J.—He sat in a fairly new recliner as he slowly flipped through each black and white photo. Although the white frame,...