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Years later, prize funds still not renewed

March 27, 2015 • 0
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.
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Hall of Graduate Studies tower renamed in Swensen’s honor

March 26, 2015 • 0
The 14-story tower of the Hall of Graduate Studies will be named in honor of Yale’s longtime Chief Investment Officer, David Swensen.
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Former YIO associate to lead Stanford endowment

March 26, 2015 • 0
Robert Wallace ’02, former senior associate at the Yale Investments Office, has been named the new head of the Stanford University endowment.
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Former Yale provost named next NYU president

March 18, 2015 • 0
Andrew Hamilton most recently served as vice chancellor of the University of Oxford.
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After asbestos scare, Saybrook dining hall reopens

March 17, 2015 • 0
The Saybrook College dining hall reopened to students Sunday evening. And yet only a week before, the dining hall was being cleared of traces of asbestos.
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Fossil Free Yale issues ultimatum to Yale Corp

March 6, 2015 • 0
For the second time in as many weeks, Fossil Free Yale gathered outside University President Peter Salovey’s office Thursday afternoon to demand divestment.
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Cultural houses in unacceptable conditions, students say

March 5, 2015 • 0
Two of the cultural centers at Yale — La Casa Cultural and the Asian American Cultural Center — are in drastic need of renovation, according to students involved in the houses.
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Yale’s cash allocation rises to $836 million

March 4, 2015 • 0
Though the Yale endowment may have over $800 million of “cash” on hand, it is unlikely these funds are just bills sitting in a University bank account.
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Students voice spam filter woes

March 4, 2015 • 0
Anna Mann ’16 did not know if she had made it to the next interview round, even though the company had emailed her with an invitation to an upcoming event. The message had been lost in her spam folder.
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Report projects continued growth for endowment

March 2, 2015 • 0
With Yale’s $23.9 billion endowment at a historic nominal high, the University continues to project strong growth rates, according to the annual report released late last week by the Yale Investments Office.
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FFY confronts Corporation, calls for change

February 27, 2015 • 0
Though the meetings of the Yale Corporation may be shrouded in secrecy, Fossil Free Yale’s opinion of the body has been made plain and clear.
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In code of conduct debate, questions over FAS Senate’s role emerge

February 26, 2015 • 0
Though the newly created Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate will not hold its first session for another six months, the body is already facing its first test of power.