University

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.
University

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.
University

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.
Culture

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.
University

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.
City

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.
University

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.
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University

Student injured in fall from Bingham Hall

January 20, 2015 • 0
A Calhoun freshman was admitted to Yale-New Haven Hospital Monday afternoon with injuries sustained in a fall from the fourth floor of Bingham Hall, a freshman dormitory on Old Campus.
University

Former Yale Security employee alleges gender discrimination

January 16, 2015 • 0
A lawsuit currently pending against the University is alleging widespread gender discrimination within the ranks of Yale Security, a claim reminiscent of complaints from other Yale Security employees.
University

Charles Johnson ’54 accused of defrauding $150 million from investor’s heir

January 15, 2015 • 0
Charles Johnson ’54, former chairman of the mutual fund Franklin Resources and the largest single-gift donor in Yale’s history, has been accused of helping to defraud the heir of one of Franklin Resources’ earliest investors of $150 million, The New York Times reported Wednesday afternoon.
University

One year in, Bagley suit moving closer to trial

January 14, 2015 • 0
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.
University

After 11 months, Navalny leaves house arrest

January 12, 2015 • 0
In the five years since Alexey Navalny’s time as a Yale World Fellow, he has run for mayor of Moscow, emerged as President Vladimir Putin’s most recognized domestic antagonist and avoided prison time for criminal embezzlement widely viewed as the Kremlin’s political revenge.