Simons case shows UWC’s weakness, students say

November 4, 2014 • 0
A recent sexual harassment case at the School of Medicine has called into question the underlying framework of the University’s sexual misconduct procedures.

Polak weakened punishment for cardiology chief, Times reports

November 3, 2014 • 0
Yale’s treatment of sexual misconduct cases has again come under fire, this time for its handling of a medical school researcher’s accusations against the School of Medicine’s former cardiology chief Michael Simons.

Despite promises, note-taking sees little change

October 31, 2014 • 0
Several months after the Yale Resource Office on Disabilities sought to revamp its note-taking system, students are yet to see real changes.

Students to help plan for new colleges

October 30, 2014 • 0
The Yale College Dean’s Office will convene a new undergraduate task force to advise faculty and staff on plans for the two new residential colleges.

Spring Fling planning affected by tight budget

October 28, 2014 • 0
In planning for the University’s largest party, student organizers are facing tight costs and tough decisions.

UWC lifts time limits for complaints

October 21, 2014 • 0
Starting this month, students and faculty members seeking to bring a complaint to the University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct will be able to do so even years after the alleged incident.

Yale incorporates new laws in sexual misconduct policy

October 17, 2014 • 0
As college campuses nationwide adapt their policies on sexual misconduct to new federal and state legislation, Yale is working to incorporate the new guidelines into an already established network of resources.

Chemistry renovations met with mixed reviews

October 16, 2014 • 0
Seventeen months after renovations on Sterling Chemistry Laboratory began, students and faculty are still dealing with the effects of working alongside a major construction site.

Ebola researchers will not sequester themselves

October 13, 2014 • 0
After returning from conducting Ebola research in Liberia, the two Yale public health students who had previously agreed to sequester themselves have reversed their decision.

YCC student advising plan remains in flux

October 9, 2014 • 0
A new effort to connect underclassmen and upperclassmen within academic departments is facing implicit opposition by faculty members.

Student groups push to improve sexual climate

October 6, 2014 • 0
Over the past two weeks, student groups have come together to improve Yale’s sexual climate.

YCC forms sexual health task force

October 2, 2014 • 0
As sexual climates at universities have come under national scrutiny, the Yale College Council has shifted its attention to the issue.