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First FAS Senate elected, executive board members chosen

July 8, 2015 • 0
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences has elected 22 faculty members to serve on the University’s inaugural FAS Senate, which is scheduled to convene at the start of the coming academic year.
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Graduate School Dean’s Office relocates to Warner House

June 23, 2015 • 0
After years of serving as the office of the provost, Warner House will see new occupants starting this upcoming academic year.
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Shauna King, vice president for finance and business operations, to step down

June 5, 2015 • 1
Shauna King, University vice president for finance and business operations, will be stepping down on Aug. 31.
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Levin received $8.5 million payout

May 20, 2015 • 0
Former University President Richard Levin received an additional $8.5 million payout from Yale after his retirement.
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University confers 3,566 degrees at 314th Commencement

May 18, 2015 • 0
Students, faculty and administrators from Yale College and the University’s graduate and professional schools convened on Old Campus for Yale’s 314th Commencement Ceremony.
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LIVEBLOG: Commencement 2015

To cap off the events of Commencement weekend, graduating seniors will receive their Yale College diplomas in the residential colleges at 12 p.m. Exercises in the morning include an academic procession and a gathering on Old Campus. Follow along as the News covers Commencement live.
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Biden tells grads to balance ambition with perspective

May 17, 2015 • 0
Before a crowd of whimsical hats and black graduation robes, Yale Class Day speaker and 47th Vice President of the United States Joseph Biden challenged the Class of 2015 to “break out of the bubble of your own making.”
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LIVEBLOG: Class Day 2015

Follow along as the News covers the Class Day Exercises — including an address by United States Vice President Joe Biden — live, beginning at 2 p.m.
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Donation will transform Commons into “world-class campus center” by 2020

May 11, 2015 • 0
With a $150 million donation from Blackstone founder Stephen Schwarzman ’69, Yale has committed to a comprehensive renovation of Commons that will transform it into a hub for student life.
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With nominations in, faculty senate election only weeks away

April 24, 2015 • 0
With elections slated to occur in early May, the inaugural Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate is moving one step closer to reality.
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Yale to pilot carbon charge

April 21, 2015 • 0
Yale will become one of the first institutions in higher education to implement a price on its carbon emissions.
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Yale retirement plan shifts to single record keeping

April 20, 2015 • 0
Yale has consolidated its entire retirement plan — which holds approximately $4.4 billion in assets across 22,000 plan members — into one unified program.