With sit-in, FFY raises the stakes
In its most confrontational act against the administration yet, Fossil Free Yale made the question of divestment impossible to ignore.
Faculty join push for divestment
Some faculty have now joined the push for fossil fuel divestment at Yale — an effort that was previously helmed almost entirely by students.
YCC | Andy Hill ’17, president
Yale College Council presidential candidate Andy Hill ’17 wants to create a YCC that goes beyond bike racks and chicken tenders.
New biology building may put trees at risk
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.
Years later, prize funds still not renewed
In 2006, the English Department awarded a total of $15,125 to students via the Elmore A. Willets Prize for Fiction. In 2009, that number climbed to $20,750. But by 2013, the Willets Prize awarded a mere $3,000.