In crisis, admins underscore communication
When reports of a gunman on Yale’s campus surfaced last Monday, administrators set into motion a series of procedures that they had hoped would never be necessary.
Layoffs likely within next five years
The University will likely lay off administrative staff during the next three to five years, senior administrators told the News Monday.
University can access student emails
Yale students’ email accounts are subject to search without consent or notification by the University, as outlined in a publicly available but little-publicized document.
Yale lacks clarity on employee email monitoring
Through its acceptable use policy and a statute outlined by the state, Yale can legally access employee email accounts — in specific instances, without the consent of the user.
As open online courses evolve, Yale remains cautious
As more and more universities dive into the marketplace for massive open online courses, Yale remains tepid in its embrace of the medium. Known as MOOCs, these courses have exploded in popularity in recent years, with institutions around the country from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to the U.S. State Department taking a role in »