The USAY petition: a step toward meaningful change

February 27, 2002
As individuals who have spent the better part of our time working with administrators and representing the student body at Yale, we are among the 3,017 undergraduates who signed a petition asking for more meaningful input into the decisions that affect our lives. The petition, which was submitted to University President Richard Levin on Friday, »

Lee bid means true Tercentennial democracy

October 3, 2001
As I stood in the Alumni Rose House Monday morning next to the Rev. David Lee, a 1993 graduate from the Yale Divinity School and pastor of New Haven’s oldest African-American congregation, I was truly inspired. Gazing across the table at the nearly 4,700 alumni signatures supporting Lee’s candidacy for the Yale Corporation, I began »