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Mental health troubles widespread at law school, report says

December 9, 2014 • 0
Seventy percent of Yale Law School students who participated in the school’s Mental Health Alliance survey have struggled with mental health issues at some point during their law school careers.
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Yale-NUS ratifies student constitution

December 4, 2014 • 0
On Nov. 21, Yale-NUS students ratified their first constitution. But implementation of the document in earnest will not begin until the start of next semester, when students will elect their first student government.
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SOM makes progress on gender balance

December 2, 2014 • 0
On Thursday, the SOM will host a panel of female alumnae at the Yale Club in New York City for women interested in applying to the school’s MBA program.
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YLS students give mixed reviews of clerkship process

November 21, 2014 • 0
The timeline for acquiring clerkships has changed considerably over the last several years. This shift in the timeline has forced younger law students to start thinking about clerkships sooner.
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Students challenge law professor on sexual misconduct

November 19, 2014 • 0
Claiming that they “trivializ[e] the experiences of countless students,” more than 80 students at Yale Law School have leveled criticisms against arguments made by Yale Law School professor Jed Rubenfeld — published in The New York Times — critiquing universities’ sexual misconduct policies.
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In faculty hiring, spouses pose unique challenge

November 14, 2014 • 0
Spousal hiring at a university poses a “dual-career problem” when two partners do not both receive positions at the same institution or city, forcing one of them to reject an otherwise desirable offer.
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SOM rises to sixth in Businessweek rankings

November 12, 2014 • 0
The School of Management is continuing its rise in business school rankings.
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Yale-NUS campus to cost $240 million

November 12, 2014 • 0
While Yale College expands its residential college system along Prospect Street, Yale-NUS is constructing a new campus itself, to the tune of roughly $240 million dollars.
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Yale to host Yale-NUS exchange students in the spring

November 10, 2014 • 0
Next semester, four Yale-NUS sophomores will arrive on Yale College’s campus to debut the new exchange program between the two institutions.
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SOM hosts first Africa-based practicum

November 3, 2014 • 0
On Saturday, the School of Management hosted its first ever Africa-focused symposium, the Africa Business Practicum.
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Singapore upholds law criminalizing gay sex

October 31, 2014 • 0
Singapore’s highest court upheld a law — Section 377A — criminalizing sex between men, raising questions regarding whether students at Yale-NUS are free to explore their sexual orientations.
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SOM program for new college grads considers expansion

October 31, 2014 • 0
Discussions are currently underway to expand the Silver Scholars Program — which enrolls students fresh out of college in the Yale School of Management — administrators at the SOM say.