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Hudak, spirited Saybrugian and CS prof, succumbs to cancer

April 30, 2015 • 0
After a nearly six-year battle with leukemia, Paul Hudak, professor of computer science and master of Saybrook College, died last night surrounded by his family. He was 62 years old.
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Students preview new mental health website

April 29, 2015 • 0
University administrators called for feedback on Yale’s new Health and Wellness website during two preview sessions hosted Tuesday afternoon.
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Holloway announces comprehensive reforms of withdrawal and readmission policies

April 28, 2015 • 0
After months of controversy, Yale College has committed to comprehensive reforms of its withdrawal and readmission policies — some of which will go into effect immediately.
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With nominations in, faculty senate election only weeks away

April 24, 2015 • 0
With elections slated to occur in early May, the inaugural Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate is moving one step closer to reality.
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Alcohol office set for expansion

April 24, 2015 • 0
Yale is devoting more resources and staff toward efforts to evaluate drinking culture and promote healthier habits among students.
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Yale may change standardized testing requirements

April 24, 2015 • 0
In March of last year, the College Board announced its commitment to a redesigned SAT that is “more open and clear” than any previous version of the exam. In light of the future change, Yale is evaluating its standardized testing requirements.
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Students launch e-commerce website

April 24, 2015 • 0
Four undergraduates have launched a Yale-exclusive, community-based e-commerce startup which seeks to become the platform by which students and faculty exchange goods on campus.
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Yale summer internships expand in some cities

April 24, 2015 • 0
For students seeking internships coordinated through Yale College, the Office of Career Strategy expanded opportunities for the upcoming summer.
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GSA asks for student resource replacement

April 24, 2015 • 0
As the Hall of Graduate Studies transitions in 2017 from a graduate student space to a center for the humanities, graduate student leaders are calling the University to support student life and programming.
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PWG to open for longer hours

April 23, 2015 • 0
Starting in the fall, Payne Whitney Gymnasium will be open for 106 hours per week, up from the current 92 hours.
Economics professor William Nordhaus led the committee that recommended the University implement a carbon charge system.
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Carbon charge plan draws mixed reviews

April 23, 2015 • 0
Days after the Presidential Carbon Charge Task Force presented its blueprint to introduce a carbon charge on campus, students and environmental experts have both praised and criticized the plan.
The Spanish and Portuguese Department, pictured here, had a zero percent yield rate for graduate students this year.
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Zero grad students accept offers to Spanish and Portuguese Dept.

April 23, 2015 • 0
This year, the Spanish and Portuguese Department’s graduate admissions process culminated in an anomalously low yield rate: zero percent.