A Decade of Yaledailynews.com Photography, '05-'09
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The first decade of the 2000s was an era of rapid transformation in every sphere of the tech world, and the Yale Daily News photography desk was not immune: in the past 10 years, the News shifted to all-digital photography.
But while the mode of photo-taking might have changed, photojournalism played just as important a role as ever in documenting the big stories of the day.
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2005: Students eat in the Timothy Dwight dining hall during dinner. The Council of Masters announced that most transfer restrictions will be lifted.
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2005: Anne McPherson '06 competes on the balance beam during the Ivy Classic. Behind McPherson's all-around victory, the Elis earned the Ivy title that year.
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2005: Striking teaching assistants from Yale and Columbia rally together in New York City to demand union recognition.
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2005: Workers begin construction on an annex space for Silliman College students. It was the first Yale dormitory to share space with a New Haven retailer.
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2005: Runners race past the courthouse during the annual New Haven Road Race. That year's event had over 5,000 participants.
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2005: The Yale Anti-Gravity Society performs at the Halloween show on Beinecke Plaza.
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2003: Students traveled to New York for an anti-war protest that drew between 100,000 and 400,000 people.
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2006: A student takes a private moment after the Sept. 11 memorial. The event commemorated the five-year anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
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2006: Servers await the University's biggest donors at a dinner held in Commons.
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2006: Two freshmen drink in their Old Campus room. A University committee released its recommendations on alcohol use by students.
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2006: Yale President Richard Levin awards an honorary degree to former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor at Commencement. Levin praised O'Connor for her moderate judicial views.
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2006: Sen. Joseph Lieberman '64 LAW '67 celebrates his victory over Democratic challenger Ned Lamont SOM '80 in 2006.
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2006: The tables in Mory's are empty, leading the restaurant to consider rejuvenating its image in an attempt to attract more students to help increase business.
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2007: Running back Mike McLeod '09 wasted no time proving he was a force to be reckoned with in Ivy football, running for four TDs against Georgetown.
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2007: Mugsy, left, will be succeeded by a new Handsome Dan, a bulldog named Sherman.
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2007: The Yale Precision Marching Band performs for prospective members of the class of 2011 at a Bulldog Days event.
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2007: A plaque in Davenport College memorializes Suzanne Jovin '99, who was murdered in New Haven on Dec. 4, 1998, months before she would have graduated.
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2008: Protesters supporting the Chinese government in advance of the 2008 Olympic games convene on the Green.
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2008: Yale's chapter of Students Taking Action Now: Darfur set up Olympic rings on Cross Campus as part of an effort to highlight China's cooperation with the Sudanese government.
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Michelle Obama visits Stamford.
2008: Michelle Obama, who stopped for lunch in Stamford, holds a roundtable with five local women, including two Yale affiliates.
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2008: Students celebrate Sen. Barack Obama's presidential victory on Old Campus.
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2008: For the second consecutive year, Harvard beats Yale at The Game, walking off the field crowned Ivy League champions.
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2008: Yale College Dean-designate Mary Miller prepared for her upcoming deanship, as well as balancing her other duties.
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2009: Members of Local 35 leave Center Church, where they held their union vote.
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2009: Tom Williams, 39, a defensive assistant for the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars, was introduced as Yale's 33rd head football coach, ending a 42-day search to find the successor to Jack Siedlecki. Williams first promise as coach: to beat Harvard.
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2009: The bells are on hold. Harkness Tower will be under renovation until spring 2010.
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2009: Raymond Clark III seen exiting the New Haven Superior Court in September.
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2009: A group of students gathered on Cross Campus to question and heckle Evangelist Jesse Morrell, who spent three afternoon preaching to passersby.
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2009: Students carry the bladderball through campus.