Latino Heritage Month a success

September 26, 2014
More than 50 members of the Yale community gathered to listen to Catherine Kissee-Sandoval ’81, the keynote speaker for La Casa Cultural’s month-long celebration of Latino Heritage Month (LHM).
Hirsi Ali’s talk has generated a large amount of controversy on Yale’s campus in recent days.

Hirsi Ali addresses over 300

September 16, 2014
In spite of controversy surrounding her invitation to campus, Ayaan Hirsi Ali delivered her speech Monday night without significant interruption or disturbance.

After MSA email, confusion

September 15, 2014
Organizations including the Slifka Center, Yale Friends of Israel (YFI), and the Yale Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) said they did not grant MSA explicit permission to use their names.

YCC adopts casual correspondence

September 15, 2014
Michael Herbert ’16, president of the Yale College Council, wants to befriend all of campus.

YCC gets early start

September 11, 2014
The turnout for last week’s Yale College Council meeting — the first of the academic year — was unprecedented and unexpected.

Groups embroiled in controversy over speaker

September 10, 2014
Representatives from 35 campus groups and student organizations have signed a letter drafted by the Muslim Students Association (MSA) that expresses concern over an event bringing Ayaan Hirsi Ali to campus.

Amidst controversy, University reverend resigns

September 9, 2014
Rev. Bruce Shipman resigned from his post as priest-in-charge of the Episcopal Church at Yale on Thursday.

Belo-Osagie ’17 dies, remembered as kind and loving friend

September 8, 2014
Yale student Azeez Belo-Osagie ’17 died last week while on leave from Yale. He was 19 years old.
Yale’s Student Activities Fee — which in part funds events like Spring Fling — is far less than the $160 Ivy League average.

Student activity fee raise stalled

September 2, 2014
The Student Activities Fee — an annual amount paid by students that helps fund the budgets for campus groups — is long overdue for change, according to many members of the Yale College Council.

Federal discussion on sexual assault policy comes to Yale

August 29, 2014
U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73 and Chris Murphy came to Yale Health yesterday for a roundtable discussion on sexual violence on college campuses.
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New alcohol policy emphasizes student safety

August 28, 2014
An increased emphasis on student health is the focus of a new Yale College policy on alcohol-related incidents rolled out this semester.
A mural inside the Native American Cultural Center. Theodore Van Alst, director of the Native American Cultural Center (NACC) — stepped down from his post in July.

Two cultural houses receive new deans

August 22, 2014
A series of leadership changes shook up the halls of two of Yale’s cultural houses this summer.
Biden tells grads to balance ambition with perspective
Biden tells grads to balance ambition with perspective
Biden tells grads to balance ambition with perspective