Funding scarce for student organizations
This fall, the Undergraduate Organizations Committee has had to turn down more funding requests from leaders of student organizations than ever before.
YCC to push for Credit/D/Fail changes
Despite the Yale College Council’s efforts, Credit/D/Fail policy is unlikely to change in the near future. The YCC aims to get the conversion deadline from Credit/D/Fail to the standard letter grade option pushed back by two weeks, according to YCC President Danny Avraham. Though the Committee on Honors and Academic Standing has rejected that proposal »
YCC report pushes for calendar changes
The YCC's second Academic Calendar Report recommends the administration shorten winter break to restore the length of the end-of-term reading and exam periods.
YSO show enchants students
For a few thousand lucky Yale students who managed to secure highly sought-after tickets, Thursday night was spent amongst costumed classmates in Woolsey Hall at the annual Yale Symphony Orchestra Halloween Show.
YCC report highlights STEM weaknesses
In a report released Tuesday night, the Yale College Council’s science and engineering subcommittee identified key complaints from the student body about STEM departments on campus.
Student groups may lose status
Approximately half of all registered student groups are in danger of losing their official status for failing to comply with Yale College Dean’s Office requirements.
Second fall break offers limited campus activities
Though fewer University-sponsored activities will be offered during fall break this year than last year, Yale students are still planning to take advantage of the time away from their classes.