For Chinese Yalies, smooth transition
In China, a recent media firestorm led to public questioning of the increasing exodus of Chinese students to American universities. Students at Yale, however, told a different story.
Pollard encouraged change
In his years of deanship, Pollard spearheaded a controversial movement to closely track the school’s goings-on.
iPad usage in classrooms expands
When ecology and evolutionary biology professor Linda Puth took her field ecology class to Horse Island, she used to face a problem: Many of the island’s species were invasive, which meant they did not figure in the field guides students used to identify the marine organisms. This fall, though, Puth’s students simply whipped out their »
Academic minors to be weighed again
Three years after Yale College faculty members struck down a proposal to introduce academic minors into the undergraduate curriculum, the Yale College Council plans to try again.