Layoffs likely within next five years
The University will likely lay off administrative staff during the next three to five years, senior administrators told the News Monday.
University can access student emails
Yale students’ email accounts are subject to search without consent or notification by the University, as outlined in a publicly available but little-publicized document.
Anti-divestment group founded
Debate is ramping up in preparation for the Yale College Council’s campus-wide referendum on fossil fuel divestment to be held Nov. 17.
Yale lacks clarity on employee email monitoring
Through its acceptable use policy and a statute outlined by the state, Yale can legally access employee email accounts — in specific instances, without the consent of the user.
Students to vote on divestment
Following similar referenda at Brown and Harvard universities, students at Yale will now formally consider divestment from fossil fuels.
Local 35 union reelects leaders
Less than a week before New Haven’s mayoral election, in which union endorsements have played a major role, Yale’s Unite Here Local 35 union elected a new executive board.