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Spanish, Portuguese department faces budget woes, chilly environment

November 20, 2014 • 0
Yale’s Spanish and Portuguese Department enjoys a sterling national reputation, but many close to the department describe an atmosphere plagued by fear and financial problems.
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Mirroring national trend, international presence grows

November 20, 2014 • 0
The number of international students on campus has increased by a third since 2004, a new report shows.
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Yale Title IX complaints in line with Ivy League

November 19, 2014 • 0
Between Jan. 1, 2002 and Sept. 22, 2014, the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights reviewed and closed 11 Title IX complaints against Yale.
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Frequent travelers welcome China visa extensions

November 19, 2014 • 0
For Yale students and faculty frequently traveling to and from China, a newly negotiated visa agreement will soon save time, money and headache.
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Students challenge law professor on sexual misconduct

November 19, 2014 • 0
Claiming that they “trivializ[e] the experiences of countless students,” more than 80 students at Yale Law School have leveled criticisms against arguments made by Yale Law School professor Jed Rubenfeld — published in The New York Times — critiquing universities’ sexual misconduct policies.
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Purview of new FAS senate outlined

November 19, 2014 • 0
Nine months after its creation, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate Implementation Committee has outlined the potential authority of the new FAS Senate.
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Students criticize Yale’s financial aid program

November 19, 2014 • 0
In a Yale College Council-sponsored discussion Tuesday evening, students argued the University’s financial aid program could be markedly improved.
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Transgender author discusses self-discovery

November 19, 2014 • 0
On Tuesday evening, transgender activist and author Janet Mock visited campus to discuss her journey to self-discovery and recently published book, the New York Times bestseller “Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love, & So Much More.”
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Yale, Harvard gear up for The Game

November 18, 2014 • 0
To prepare for the 131st edition of The Game — slated for next Saturday in Cambridge — Yale has organized transportation and housing for its students, Harvard has arranged for a Friday night party in Harvard Yard and Herbert has released a video on YouTube challenging Harvard Undergraduate Council President Gus Mayopoulos to a boxing match on YouTube.
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Number of early action applications falls slightly

November 18, 2014 • 0
While the number of Yale’s early action applications fell by 1.2 percent from last year, the pool was more diverse.
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Allergy procedures continue to raise concerns

November 18, 2014 • 0
Two years after Yale Dining implemented new picture-based allergen labels, some students with allergies still doubt its ability to accommodate their needs.
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TF allocations uncertain for history graduate students

November 18, 2014 • 0
Next semester, upper level history graduate students may find it harder to find teaching positions in the department.