YCC gets early start
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
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.
Student activity fee raise stalled
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.
Sexual Misconduct report shows 64 complaints, two expulsions
One year after the University's fourth biannual Report of Complaints of Sexual Misconduct received criticism from the Yale community for insufficiently punishing perpetrators of sexual assault, the latest report documents two expulsions related to sexual misconduct.
After YIRA email, charges dropped
Former YIRA president Liburd received notice from the Executive Committee, Yale’s disciplinary body, that the charges against her had been withdrawn.
Incident draws attention to drug use
In the wake of a March incident at Durfee Hall, the University is attempting to stymie the growing problem of hard drug use on campus.