For Yale’s highest body, secrecy is the rule

February 20, 2015 • 0
In the coming week, the 17 members of the Yale Corporation will gather around the oval table in Woodbridge Hall.

In cases of forced withdrawal, law provides little guidance

February 17, 2015 • 0
A recent lawsuit against Quinnipiac University has highlighted gaps in the laws surrounding forced withdrawal policies.

White House budget calls for increased college access

February 11, 2015 • 0
The Obama administration’s recently released budget proposal for the 2016 fiscal year may soon make college more affordable and accessible for students nationwide.

Visits from NEA, NEH celebrate New Haven arts scene

February 10, 2015 • 0
Bathed in pink light and flanked by ballerinas, Mayor Toni Harp, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro and University President Peter Salovey faced a crowded ballroom at the Omni Hotel Monday night to celebrate their “valentines” this year — the arts and humanities organizations of New Haven.

Withdrawal’s unexpected burden: money

February 5, 2015 • 0
The expenses of being a full-time Yale student are well known, ranging from tuition to textbooks to meal plans. But for some students who withdraw from the University, a less expected, heavier financial burden awaits.

Negative news places pressure on University admins

February 3, 2015 • 0
The past four months have not been the easiest for the Yale Office of Public Affairs and Communications.

At memorial service, Wang’s words “amplified by the hundreds of people that she touched”

January 31, 2015 • 0
The vibrant stained glass windows of Battell Chapel bore a stark contrast to the solemn mood Saturday afternoon as students, faculty and administrators gathered to celebrate the life of Luchang Wang ’17.

Student death raises questions on withdrawal policies

January 29, 2015 • 0
Hours before Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway informed the campus community of the death of Luchang Wang ’17, the student herself had posted a suicide note on Facebook. In her message, she bid goodbye to her loved ones and to Yale.

Konowaloff claims ownership of Night Cafe, again

January 29, 2015 • 0
“The Night Cafe,” the painting Yale University Art Gallery Chief Curator Laurence Kanter called one of Vincent Van Gogh’s most “personal and profound achievements,” is yet again the subject of an international legal dispute.

Classes canceled as blizzard slams into coast

January 26, 2015 • 0
With a blizzard of “historic” proportions bearing down in the Northeast, Yale classes have been canceled due to snow.

New Haven public service attracts recent graduates

January 23, 2015 • 0
When Caroline Smith ’14 met with New Haven Director of Transportation, Traffic and Parking Doug Hausladen ’04 earlier this month to talk about developing alternative modes of transportation in the city, she did not expect a casual comment about a potential Elm City “bike month” to spur a new city initiative.

In small Swiss town of Davos, Salovey huddles with world leaders

January 20, 2015 • 0
The permanent population of Davos, Switzerland stands at just over a modest 11,000. Dating back to the early 1200s, the city has little more to offer beyond glistening ski slopes, an acclaimed hockey team and a few hotels.