Committee talks dean search

April 3, 2014 • 0
With the search process underway, the criteria for the reelection of Yale’s three new deans are slowly emerging.

Federal rule could hinder Yale’s online momentum

April 2, 2014 • 0
A new federal rule may require Yale to secure permission for its online education initiatives.

NELC department in dire straits

March 26, 2014 • 0
As classical Arabic professor Beatrice Greundler leaves Yale for a job in Berlin, the number of ladder-faculty Arabists in the department is down to one.

Levin named CEO of Coursera

March 25, 2014 • 0
Richard Levin has been named the next chief executive officer of the online education outfit Coursera.

Faculty committee recommends student body growth delay

March 7, 2014 • 0
The ad hoc committee on Yale College expansion presented its recommendation that 200 new students be added to the class of 2021 instead of the class of 2020.

Reading period extended

March 4, 2014 • 0
Next year students will have one more day to finish their final papers.

Salovey forms dean search advisory committee

February 28, 2014 • 0
President Peter Salovey will look to a 15-member committee, chaired by Berkeley Master Marvin Chun, as he chooses the next Yale College and Graduate School deans.

Light Fellowship distribution remains steady

February 27, 2014 • 0
For Yalies, Richard U. Light Fellowship program provides a major incentive for studying Chinese, Japanese or Korean.

Forums revive grading policy discussion

February 24, 2014 • 0
After months of radio silence from administrators over grading reform, the ad hoc committee on grading has reached out for student opinions.

Freshman Scholars dean named

February 20, 2014 • 0
Yale College Dean Mary Miller has appointed Ezra Stiles College Dean Camille Lizarribar as the new dean of the FSY program.

Yale weighs decanal structures

February 14, 2014 • 0
While Yale examines other schools’ models, administrators emphasized that the University will need to focus on what works best for itself.

New colleges spur naming guessing game

February 12, 2014 • 0
With two new residential colleges comes two new names. The naming responsibility belongs solely to the Yale Corporation with no formal role to administrators, faculty or students.