Yale-NUS ratifies student constitution
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.
SOM makes progress on gender balance
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.
Students challenge law professor on sexual misconduct
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.
In faculty hiring, spouses pose unique challenge
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.
Yale-NUS campus to cost $240 million
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.
Singapore upholds law criminalizing gay sex
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.