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Five students embark on new law Ph.D.

October 17, 2013 • 0
This semester, five students set foot on campus as the first-ever U.S. candidates for a Ph.D. in law.
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With new president, Yale looks to Africa

October 16, 2013 • 0
When Peter Salovey said the word “Africa” in his inaugural speech, it was the first time any Yale president had mentioned the continent in a high-profile address.
University administrators from around the world gathered during the Inauguration celebrations to discuss international education.
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International university leaders talk globalization

October 14, 2013 • 0
University administrators from institutions across the world gathered during the inauguration to discuss educational opportunities in a globalized world.
Professors and students in the SOM are gearing up to move into their new campus later this year.
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SOM gears up for move

October 11, 2013 • 0
Many of the historic mansions on Hillhouse Avenue will lose their occupants when the Yale School of Management moves to the new Evans Hall campus in January.
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Family Weekend puts pressure on student performance groups

October 1, 2013 • 0
This year, parents descended on campus much earlier than in the past, forcing student performance groups to scramble to prepare the usual jam-packed Arts Calendar.
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Intro lectures maintain enrollment

September 20, 2013 • 0
The classes with highest enrollment for the fall semester have expanded beyond typical introductory lectures.
Jacob Ward, editor in chief of Popular Science magazine, examined how data-shar- ing technology will revolutionize business models by reducing privacy.
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Science journalist discusses lack of privacy

April 18, 2013 • 0
Society has entered an age in which data is taking over and privacy is becoming increasingly less important, according to Jacob Ward.
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YCC | Grant Fergusson ’16, UOC chair

April 8, 2013 • 0
Grant Fergusson ’16 said he plans to emphasize how the Undergraduate Organizations Committee can serve as a support network for organizations rather than an administrative unit for funding.
Comedian Lewis Black DRA ’77, right, candidly looked back on his years at the School of Drama in a Monday talk at the Law School Auditorium.
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Comedian shares Yale experiences

April 2, 2013 • 0
The Law School Auditorium erupted with laughter when Lewis Black DRA ’77 began talking in his characteristically colorful language, saying if anyone found his words offensive they should leave immediately — because it was only going to get worse.
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Yale partners in Indian justice program

March 7, 2013 • 0
As part of efforts to expand its influence and communication with South Asia, Yale is partnering with other schools to create a global justice program in India.
At a Monday talk, civil rights lawyer Michelle Alexander condemned mass incarceration of African-Americans as a form of legalized discrimination.
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Civil rights lawyer explains the New Jim Crow

February 26, 2013 • 0
Students and faculty filled Marquand Chapel at the Divinity School Monday afternoon to listen to one of today’s most influential legal rights advocates discuss the issue of mass incarceration in the United States.
Yale’s 18th Annual Black Solidarity Conference drew roughly 200 students past weekend. The conference centered around activism in the modern era and included panels, a career fair and a concert.
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Activism encouraged at Black Solidarity Conference

February 18, 2013 • 0
Roughly 200 students flocked to campus this weekend to participate in the 18th Annual Black Solidarity Conference, which centered around activism in the modern era.