University

University makes groundbreaking on new colleges official

April 17, 2015 • 0
With cranes already towering above and workers bustling around the site, the University officially broke ground on the two new residential colleges yesterday.
University

UP CLOSE: Investing with more than money in mind

April 15, 2015 • 0
Over the years, the Yale endowment has grown from a humble sum intended largely to fund operations and scholarship to a massive pool of capital numbering in the tens of billions.
Sports

Athletic donations charge set to increase

April 13, 2015 • 0
Beginning next fiscal year, should a Yale donor gives $1,000 to one of the 18 alumni sports associations, just $880 of that sum will directly fund the team that the association supports.
University

19 Fossil Free Yale protesters threatened with arrest at Woodbridge Hall sit-in

April 10, 2015 • 0
After a day-long sit-in at Woodbridge Hall, 19 members of Fossil Free Yale have been arrested and fined.
University

With sit-in, FFY raises the stakes

April 10, 2015 • 0
In its most confrontational act against the administration yet, Fossil Free Yale made the question of divestment impossible to ignore.
Breaking

Fossil Free Yale stages Woodbridge Hall sit-in

April 9, 2015 • 0
FFY Communications Director Chelsea Watson ’17 said the group’s plan is to stay in the building until FFY has felt it has been heard.
Sci-Tech

Meghan Sullivan NUR ’16 remembered as champion for mental health

April 9, 2015 • 0
Meghan Sullivan NUR ’16, who was dedicated to caring for mental health and substance abuse patients, died suddenly on Tuesday.
University

Faculty join push for divestment

April 9, 2015 • 0
Some faculty have now joined the push for fossil fuel divestment at Yale — an effort that was previously helmed almost entirely by students.
University

A decade later, former YIO intern now manages billions

April 7, 2015 • 0
Endowment managers at other universities have long wondered how Chief Investment Officer David Swensen has consistently generated returns above Yale’s peers. Now, they may have a little bit more insight.
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University

YCC | Andy Hill ’17, president

April 6, 2015 • 0
Yale College Council presidential candidate Andy Hill ’17 wants to create a YCC that goes beyond bike racks and chicken tenders.
Sci-Tech

New biology building may put trees at risk

April 3, 2015 • 0
When professor of biology Sidney Altman asked about what would happen to the surrounding trees — four massive oaks alongside the Gibbs laboratory — the response by the associate provost stuck with him.
University

Univ. releases sustainability updates, carbon task force still working

March 31, 2015 • 0
Seven months after University President Peter Salovey announced six new sustainability initiatives, the University has released an update on those projects, prompting both praise and renewed skepticism.