Endowment
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Yale endowment posts 12.5% return

September 25, 2013 • 0
Yale earned a 12.5 percent return on its investments during the fiscal year that ended June 30, the University announced Tuesday.
University

Yale reports 12.5 percent return on investments

September 24, 2013 • 0
The size of the endowment rose from $19.3 billion to $20.8 billion over the course of the 2013 fiscal year.
University

Strong endowment return expected

September 24, 2013 • 0
Yale will likely announce a stronger endowment performance for the most recent fiscal period than the 4.7 percent return posted a year ago, according to experts interviewed.
University

Yale faces barrage of cyberattacks

September 23, 2013 • 0
The University has faced a growing number of cyberattacks in recent months, according to Chief Information Security Officer Richard Mikelinich.
A Technology Enabled Active Learning classroom was installed January at 17 Hillhouse Ave.
University

Eight months later, TEAL classroom takes off

September 19, 2013 • 0
For some professors, an innovative Technology Enabled Active Learning classroom may be replacing the lecture hall.
University

Faculty orientation revamped

September 11, 2013 • 0
Though there were no hiking boots or FroCo ice cream socials, new faculty members across the University experienced their own version of “Camp Yale” this year.
University

Faculty hiring yield spikes

September 10, 2013 • 0
In an era of budget shortfalls and cuts, the faculty hiring process this year was a little too successful.
Through the Borrow Direct interlibrary loan partnership, over 50 million books are available for free to the students, faculty and staff of member institutions.
University

Borrow Direct expands westward

September 6, 2013 • 0
Yale students, faculty and staff now have access to millions more books than they did last year.
course packets
University

Course reserves system debuts

September 4, 2013 • 0
Laptops may soon fully replace course packets in Yale classrooms.
Tamar Gendler, former chair of the Philosophy Department, steps into her new role as deputy provost for the humanities and initiatives today.
University

Gendler appointed deputy provost

September 3, 2013 • 0
Philosophy Department Chair Tamar Gendler will join the Provost’s Office today in the newly created role of deputy provost for the humanities and initiatives.
University

Committee considers faculty role in decision-making

August 29, 2013 • 0
For the first time in more than two decades, the University has appointed a committee to study professors’ role in University decision-making.
A $130 million renovation of Sterling Chemistry Lab, slated for completion in August 2016, will improve the building’s teaching labs.
University

Sterling Lab to undergo $130 million renovation

August 28, 2013 • 0
In May, the University began a project to construct new teaching laboratories for chemistry and biology that is slated to be completed in August 2016.