Isabel Polon

Isabel Polon is a senior at Yale University, majoring in English and art. She works for the Yale Sustainable Food Project.

  • A Day With Slow Food's Founder

    It takes energy and chutzpah to start a movement, and Carlo Petrini has plenty. His visit to Yale reminds a student that Slow Food is about more than fancy cheese.

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Why Did I Study Physics?

Using hand-drawn cartoons to explain an academic passion

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What If Emoji Lived Among Us?

A whimsical ad imagines what life would be like if emoji were real.

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Living Alone on a Sailboat

"If you think I'm a dirtbag, then you don't understand the lifestyle."

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How Is Social Media Changing Journalism?

How new platforms are transforming radio, TV, print, and digital

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The Place Where Silent Movies Sing

How an antique, wind-powered pipe organ brings films to life

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The Future of Iced Coffee

Are artisan businesses like Blue Bottle doomed to fail when they go mainstream?

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