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Harvard approves joint CS50 venture

November 26, 2014 • 0
CS50 is coming to Yale.
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Schmidheiny conviction overturned by Italian Supreme Court

November 25, 2014 • 0
Stephan Schmidheiny — a Swiss billionaire whose 1996 honorary degree from Yale has stirred controversy for years — has emerged victorious from a prolonged court battle.
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Four Yalies receive the Rhodes

November 25, 2014 • 0
Yale students took home four of the 32 Rhodes Scholarships awarded to Americans this year, topping every other college in the country.
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Despite progress, sexual misconduct policies still draw ire

November 21, 2014 • 0
An institution that once had no term for “sexual harassment” now has a University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct that hears dozens of complaints every year.
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Chichilnisky-Heal GRD ’18 remembered as “intellectual force”

November 21, 2014 • 0
Natasha Chichilnisky-Heal GRD ’18, a PhD candidate in political science, died Tuesday night in her New Haven apartment. She was 27 years old.
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YLS students give mixed reviews of clerkship process

November 21, 2014 • 0
The timeline for acquiring clerkships has changed considerably over the last several years. This shift in the timeline has forced younger law students to start thinking about clerkships sooner.
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Trans/Gender week highlights progress for LGBTQ community

November 21, 2014 • 0
Trans/Gender Awareness Week, which ran from Nov. 10 to Nov. 20, hoped to start conversations across campus about gender identity and gender expression and to create a community with New Haven and Connecticut residents of people who can share their experiences with each other.
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Yale names new general counsel

November 21, 2014 • 0
Come March 23, 2015, Alexander Dreier LAW ’95 will replace Dorothy Robinson as the University’s top legal counsel.
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Diversity report may spur change

November 20, 2014 • 0
Nine months after an external review found Yale to be lacking in faculty and administrative diversity, the University appears to be seriously considering the review’s recommendations.
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Harvard suit questions race’s place in Ivy admissions

November 20, 2014 • 0
On Monday, a student, now a member of Students for Fair Admissions Inc., filed a lawsuit against Harvard for employing “racially and ethnically discriminatory policies and procedures” during the undergraduate admissions process.
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High admin pay at odds with cuts, some faculty say

November 20, 2014 • 0
The formal announcement that the administration would continue budget cuts brought renewed criticism from faculty across the University.
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New guideline recommends final exam cap

November 20, 2014 • 0
A new Yale College policy limits a final exam from being worth more than 50 percent of a student’s grade. Students interviewed indicated the policy is a welcome change to the end of the semester.