Robert Burt, YLS scholar of medical ethics and constitutional law, dies at 76

August 5, 2015 • 0
Yale Law School Professor Emeritus, Robert Burt LAW '64, a member of the school’s faculty for 39 years, died yesterday in Massachusetts. He was 75 years old.

Sexual misconduct report lists 56 complaints filed in first half of 2015

August 4, 2015 • 0
The University received 56 reports of sexual misconduct in the first half of 2015, according to the latest Semi-Annual Report of Complaints of Sexual Misconduct, released Tuesday.

Med school’s Task Force on Gender Equity releases final report

August 1, 2015 • 0
Dean of the School of Medicine Robert Alpern released the final report from the Ad Hoc Task Force on Gender Equity in a school-wide email Thursday.

Linda H. Peterson, veteran of the English Department, dies at 66

July 20, 2015 • 0
Linda H. Peterson died peacefully last month on campus after a battle with cancer that spanned several years.

Fall term will bring continued debate on renaming Calhoun College

July 15, 2015 • 0
The controversy that led to the removal of the Confederate flag from South Carolina’s state Capitol last week has reignited a long-standing debate over the name of one of Yale’s 12 residential colleges.

Sarah Insley announced as new Branford dean

July 8, 2015 • 0
Sarah Insley will be the new dean of Branford College, Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway announced Wednesday.

First FAS Senate elected, executive board members chosen

July 8, 2015 • 0
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences has elected 22 faculty members to serve on the University’s inaugural FAS Senate, which is scheduled to convene at the start of the coming academic year.

Graduate School Dean’s Office relocates to Warner House

June 23, 2015 • 0
After years of serving as the office of the provost, Warner House will see new occupants starting this upcoming academic year.

Yale meets college accessibility goals from 2014 White House summit

June 17, 2015 • 0
Just 18 months after Yale delivered a series of commitments to the White House, pledging to increase college accessibility for low-income, high-achieving students, the University has announced that it has met or exceeded its goals for all nine commitments.

Hundreds protest unemployment in the Elm City

June 12, 2015 • 0
Over 1,000 New Haven workers stood on the steps of City Hall on Thursday, calling for more employment opportunities in the city.

Shauna King, vice president for finance and business operations, to step down

June 5, 2015 • 0
Shauna King, University vice president for finance and business operations, will be stepping down on Aug. 31.

Hilary Fink, Branford dean, to depart for UMass

June 2, 2015 • 0
This fall, alongside a slew of other administrative changes University-wide, Branford College will welcome a new dean.