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Term bill to increase by roughly 4 percent

February 27, 2015 • 0
During its February meeting, the Yale Corporation approved a 4 percent increase in the Yale College term bill for the 2015–16 academic year.
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In protest, SUN decries student income contribution

February 27, 2015 • 0
Nearly 100 students gathered in front of Woodbridge Hall on Friday to protest the student income contribution.
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Thomas Near named Saybrook master

February 27, 2015 • 0
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology professor Thomas Near will be the next master of Saybrook College, University President Peter Salovey announced to a crowd of students Friday evening in the college's dining hall.
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Christakis named Silliman master

February 27, 2015 • 0
Sociology professor Nicholas Christakis will be the new master of Silliman College, University President Peter Salovey announced to a dining hall full of excited Sillimanders Thursday.
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FFY confronts Corporation, calls for change

February 27, 2015 • 0
Though the meetings of the Yale Corporation may be shrouded in secrecy, Fossil Free Yale’s opinion of the body has been made plain and clear.
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GESO releases report addressing college expansion

February 27, 2015 • 0
The Graduate Student and Employees Organization, released a report yesterday to call attention to the University’s unresolved questions about teaching positions and faculty diversity as Yale College prepares to expand.
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YLS alters grading policies

February 27, 2015 • 0
In the wake of an announcement on new grading policies, Yale Law School students and faculty expressed mixed views on the school’s unorthodox system of grading.
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New photo lab to open on West Campus

February 27, 2015 • 0
A new research lab at Yale’s Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage will bring photography conservation and preservation into focus.
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Tensions flare at mental health forum

February 26, 2015 • 0
Tensions ran high and voices were raised at yesterday’s forum on mental health and counseling. And as students pressured administrators for answers, questions lingered as to whether more transparency would come in the wake of the conversation.
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Senior Class Gift participation plummets

February 26, 2015 • 0
Seventy-eight percent of seniors donated to the class of 2015 Senior Class Gift, a drop of 18.6 percentage points from the previous year.
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In code of conduct debate, questions over FAS Senate’s role emerge

February 26, 2015 • 0
Though the newly created Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate will not hold its first session for another six months, the body is already facing its first test of power.
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Student government, on a comparative shoestring

February 26, 2015 • 0
At Columbia University, the Student Council has an annual budget of just under $1 million, according to the council’s president, Peter Bailinson. At Harvard, the Undergraduate Council receives an annual stipend of $450,000, while the University of Pennsylvania’s Undergraduate Assembly has an allocated budget of $2.1 million.