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Calendar aims for balance

March 1, 2013 • 0
Students, faculty and administrators are contemplating how best to allocate the days that make up a school year.
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Yale to offer summer bridge program

February 28, 2013 • 0
In an effort to mitigate the rocky adjustment period some students face when they first come to college, Yale will debut a brand new summer program this year.
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ITS plans to improve services

February 28, 2013 • 0
The Yale Information Technology Service is unrolling a University-wide initiative to enhance its technological resources.
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Students admitted to Mellon program

February 27, 2013 • 0
On Monday, 12 graduate students from eight different departments who were admitted to the interdisciplinary Mellon concentration assembled for the program’s inaugural meeting.
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Courses scheduled for the weekend

February 18, 2013 • 0
Yale College Dean Mary Miller is working to devise plans for future emergency course rescheduling.
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Yale weighs academic integrity policies

February 15, 2013 • 0
Yale administrators are reflecting on the University’s academic integrity policies after almost 70 Harvard students were implicated a cheating scandal.
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Graduate School master’s programs reviewed

February 14, 2013 • 0
Graduate School Dean Thomas Pollard released a report on master’s programs Wednesday, following a comprehensive review of Yale’s doctoral programs conducted in 2011.
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Faculty consider grading overhaul

February 11, 2013 • 0
Forty years ago, only 10 percent of grades awarded by Yale College were A’s. Last spring, that percentage was 62.
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Faculty discuss shopping period, grading policies

February 8, 2013 • 0
At the first Yale College faculty meeting of the spring semester, professors discussed shopping period uncertainty and Yale’s grading policies.
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Cautiously, Yale moves online

February 7, 2013 • 0
Yale considers new ways to make its educational resources available online while questioning what it will mean for traditional classroom education.
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GSA pushes Ph.D. funding

February 1, 2013 • 0
The Graduate Student Assembly is lobbying the administration to provide more funding for Ph.D. students who need a sixth year to complete their dissertations.
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Global Affairs capstones reviewed

January 24, 2013 • 0
Last semester, the first class of seniors in the newly created Global Affairs major completed their senior capstone projects.