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Admissions revamps prefrosh advising program

January 21, 2015 • 0
As another season of college decisions appears on the horizon, the Admissions Office will call upon current Yalies to extend a warm embrace from the Elm City to newly admitted students.
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Carbon task force unveils new competitions

January 21, 2015 • 0
On Tuesday, Yale’s Presidential Carbon Task Force announced a series of new efforts to engage campus opinion on sustainability measures.
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CLAY to participate in national pro-life march

January 21, 2015 • 0
Choose Life at Yale, a campus pro-life activism group, will participate in the annual “March for Life” on Thursday.
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Series of thefts unnerves Trumbull students

January 21, 2015 • 0
In the first week of the new semester, at least five students have been victims of theft on and around Yale’s campus.
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In small Swiss town of Davos, Salovey huddles with world leaders

January 20, 2015 • 0
The permanent population of Davos, Switzerland stands at just over a modest 11,000. Dating back to the early 1200s, the city has little more to offer beyond glistening ski slopes, an acclaimed hockey team and a few hotels.
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Decades-old federal law may shed light on admissions process

January 20, 2015 • 0
Hundreds of Stanford students have begun requesting copies of their admission records under a 1974 federal law, spurring some Yale students to do the same.
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University launches $200 million financial aid fundraising program

January 20, 2015 • 0
By the time the new colleges — set to open in 2017 — are fully populated in 2021, they will necessitate some $18 million of financial aid funding annually, a substantial increase over Yale College’s current $117 million financial aid budget.
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Student injured in fall from Bingham Hall

January 20, 2015 • 0
A Calhoun freshman was admitted to Yale-New Haven Hospital Monday afternoon with injuries sustained in a fall from the fourth floor of Bingham Hall, a freshman dormitory on Old Campus.
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Falling oil prices may recast divestment debate

January 20, 2015 • 0
With global oil prices plummeting in recent months, environmental sustainability experts say fossil fuel divestment may now carry greater financial appeal for the University.
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Div, Law and Forestry schools team up for first time

January 20, 2015 • 0
For the first time, faculty from Yale Law School, Yale Divinity School and the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies are offering a course together.
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With new admits, Yale deepens relationship with Questbridge

January 20, 2015 • 0
After admitting a record-high 40 QuestBridge students early to the class of 2019, the University continues to extend resources to QuestBridge students and strengthen its ties to the organization, in accordance with the commitments University President Peter Salovey made to the White House last year.
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At MLK celebration, Brown’s pastor says to “love the hell out of your haters”

January 20, 2015 • 0
On Sunday, Yale kicked off a two-week series of events honoring Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. including several speakers, an exhibit at the Peabody Museum and the screening of the movie “Selma.”