Yale-NUS hosts first MUN conference
Less than two years after its formation, the Yale-NUS International Relations and Political Association is hosting the Yale-NUS Asia Pacific Model UN — its first large-scale Model UN conference — this week.
MBA program applications jump
With the expansion of its global programs, augmented curricular opportunities and the move to the new campus, the School of Management is gaining momentum. And its admissions figures have grown with a significant jump this year.
One year in, Bagley suit moving closer to trial
More than a year after former School of Management professor Constance Bagley filed suit against the University alleging gender and age discrimination, her case is steadily inching towards trial.
SOM startup receives grant money
Alacrity Semiconductors, a startup aiming to make devices like cell phones more energy-efficient, was awarded a federal grant in late December that will ultimately total over $1 million.
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.