Hundreds demand union in GESO protest
Hundreds of students, union workers and city and state representatives protested this evening demanding that Yale allow graduate students to unionize.
UWC lifts time limits for complaints
Starting this month, students and faculty members seeking to bring a complaint to the University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct will be able to do so even years after the alleged incident.
CS department short on faculty
Last Tuesday, computer science department chair Joan Feigenbaum received an unpleasant reminder in her mailbox.
Retired local 35 member protests union leadership
Yesterday, a year and a half into his retirement, Tom Gaudioso was back on Yale’s campus, this time to protest the very union and university to which he dedicated almost his entire adult life.
ULA calls for Zedillo’s ouster
The protest, organized by Unidad Latina en Acción , the Amistad Catholic Worker, Yale students and Mexican nationals living in Connecticut, denounced Yale’s employment of Zedillo.
Academic job search support expands
This year’s Academic Job Search Series, an annual set of workshops with the objective of preparing Ph.D. candidates and postdoctoral students to enter the academic job market and become professors, has undergone a change in leadership, resulting in double the number of events that were offered last year.
Morse, Berkeley to pilot new degree audit program
Starting this month, all Berkeley and Morse college students will have the opportunity to pilot Yale Degree Audit, a new online system designed to track students’ progress toward a bachelor’s degree by showing which graduation requirements their classes have fulfilled.
Yale-NUS pushes global recruitment
In their effort to recruit more students for the still-new Yale-NUS College, admissions officers from Yale-NUS will travel to over 40 countries.
Af-Am House celebrates 45th anniversary
Ten years ago, Elaine Rene ’07 participated in festivities for the African-American Cultural House’s 35th Anniversary as a student. This past weekend, she returned to the house as an alumna and guest for the next decennial celebration.