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Gunshots reported near York and Tower

December 10, 2014 • 0
Gunshots were reported in the vicinity of Toad’s Place, at 300 York St., at roughly 1 a.m. Wednesday morning, but conflicting reports have emerged.
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Amidst sustainability push, Yale’s emissions rose in 2014

December 8, 2014 • 0
Despite Yale’s ongoing commitment to decrease its carbon footprint, the University’s greenhouse gas emissions rose in fiscal 2014.
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New professorship honors Swensen, Berry

December 5, 2014 • 0
A new professorship has been created in the Yale economics department to honor Yale’s long-time Chief Investment Officer David Swensen.
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Gap in benefits cause for concern

December 4, 2014 • 0
The funds that Yale has reserved to cover future pensions and retiree health benefits are estimated to be hundreds of millions of dollars short.
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News Analysis: Who has Salovey’s ear?

December 4, 2014 • 0
The departure of Linda Lorimer, Yale’s vice president for global and strategic initiatives and one of the most influential administrators at the University, signals a sea-change in the upper echelons of the Yale administration.
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Historic vote approves procedures of new faculty senate

December 3, 2014 • 0
“Habemus senatum,” Faculty of Arts and Sciences Dean Tamar Gendler declared, banging her gavel. “We have a senate.”
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Amid criticism, Yale stands by Schmidheiny

December 1, 2014 • 0
Although Swiss billionaire Stephan Schmidheiny emerged victorious from a prolonged court battle, faculty and experts maintain that Yale should rescind his 1996 honorary degree.
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Diversity report may spur change

November 20, 2014 • 0
Nine months after an external review found Yale to be lacking in faculty and administrative diversity, the University appears to be seriously considering the review’s recommendations.
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High admin pay at odds with cuts, some faculty say

November 20, 2014 • 0
The formal announcement that the administration would continue budget cuts brought renewed criticism from faculty across the University.
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Purview of new FAS senate outlined

November 19, 2014 • 0
Nine months after its creation, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate Implementation Committee has outlined the potential authority of the new FAS Senate.
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To combat crowding, University weighs new spaces

November 13, 2014 • 0
Although there are no plans set in stone to build new common spaces on campus, administrators say they may consider it.
Richard Bribiescas will become the first deputy provost for faculty development and diversity.
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New deputy provost to address faculty diversity

November 13, 2014 • 0
Anthropology Department chair Richard Bribiescas will serve as the first deputy provost for faculty development and diversity at the University.