DOE reduces $165,000 fine on Yale for underreporting crime

The Department of Education has reduced the $165,000 fine imposed on Yale in May for inadequate reporting of campus crime incidents by $10,000, according to a July 9 letter to the University’s counsel. The original $165,000 fine was imposed after a 7-year investigation into Yale’s Clery Act compliance, which concluded that the University omitted four […]

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UPDATED: Former Title IX complainant organizes protest outside DOE

Around 30 to 50 demonstrators gathered outside the Department of Education in Washington, D.C. on Monday morning to call for stricter enforcement of Title IX regulations on college campuses. Led by Alexandra Brodsky ’12 LAW ’16 — one of the 16 students and alumni who filed a Title IX complainant against the University in 2011 […]

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Edmund Morgan, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, dies at 97

Edmund S. Morgan, an established American historian with a sweeping and storied career, died of pneumonia July 8.

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Slifka Center names new executive

After a year of structural transitions, Rabbi Leah Cohen has been chosen as the center’s new executive to begin this summer, according to a Wednesday email to the Slifka community from Slifka Center President David Slifka ’01. Interim executive director David Raphael told the News in January that the board has re-evaluated its spending and […]

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Class Day address echoes Booker’s past speeches

Yale’s class of 2013 may be less impressed by Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s LAW ’97 Class Day speech upon finding that his anecdotes have already been circulated around other universities and were previously available online. In addition to Yale, Booker, who has announced he will run for the United States Senate in 2014, is delivering […]

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University confers 3,084 degrees at 312th Commencement

University President Richard Levin conferred undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees at Monday's ceremony.

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LIVE BLOG | CLASS DAY 2013

What advice does Cory Booker LAW '97 have for the Class of 2013? What colorful and silly hats are Yalies wearing this year? Follow our live blog to find out.

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Following Title IX investigation, second campus climate report released

The second assessment is based on feedback from more than 300 students, staff members, faculty and administrators.

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Yale fined $165,000 for Clery Act violations

The Department of Education has fined Yale for inadequate reporting of crime statistics, including the omission of four incidents of forcible sex offenses in 2001 and 2002.

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Princeton extends coverage to include sex-reassignment surgery

Princeton University has announced that it will extend employee health care coverage to include gender reassignment surgery effective July 1, the Daily Princetonian reported on Sunday. According to The Daily Princetonian, the decision was made on April 17 and partly in response to changes in coverage policy at many peer universities. Yale Health announced in […]

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Pitti ’91 reappointed Stiles master

The “most beloved figure at Yale” is here to stay. In an email to the Ezra Stiles community this afternoon, President-elect Peter Salovey and Dean of Yale College Mary Miller announced that Stephen Pitti ’91 will be re-appointed master of Stiles for a five-year term beginning July 1. The re-appointment was recommended by a committee of Stiles fellows that […]

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Yale fined $165,000 for underreporting sex offenses

The Department of Education has fined the University $165,000 for failing to report four incidents of forcible sex offenses in 2001 and 2002.

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