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Cashin speaks out against race-based affirmative action

March 24, 2015 • 0
Contrary to its intentions, race-based affirmative action neglects those who are in need of academic support and opportunity, according to Sheryll Cashin, a professor of law at Georgetown University.
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Yale SAE condemns racist chants at Oklahoma chapter

March 24, 2015 • 0
Following in the footsteps of other Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapters nationwide, Yale SAE denounced the actions of fellow fraternity members at the University of Oklahoma.
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Students urge Yale-NUS to take on sexual health

March 23, 2015 • 0
Yale-NUS College has yet to establish clear sexual health policies or education programming for students, though this could change as the college looks into hiring a health coordinator and possibly expanding student insurance packages to cover testing for sexually transmitted infections.
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Head pantry workers can return to colleges

March 23, 2015 • 0
After a contentious battle between Yale Dining and Local 35, head pantry workers have been given the opportunity to return to the residential colleges.
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Former Yale provost named next NYU president

March 18, 2015 • 0
Andrew Hamilton most recently served as vice chancellor of the University of Oxford.
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After asbestos scare, Saybrook dining hall reopens

March 17, 2015 • 0
The Saybrook College dining hall reopened to students Sunday evening. And yet only a week before, the dining hall was being cleared of traces of asbestos.
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Af-Am House Director Rodney Cohen resigns

March 16, 2015 • 0
Rodney Cohen has resigned from his position as director of the Afro-American Cultural Center.
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With Student Aid Bill of Rights, Obama looks to protect borrowers

March 11, 2015 • 0
Amidst on-campus discussion about reforms to Yale’s financial aid policies, President Barack Obama has issued a new Student Aid Bill of Rights that would enhance protections for student borrowers nationwide.
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Yale to offer all-online medical science degree

March 11, 2015 • 0
For the first time in its centuries-long history, Yale will offer an online degree.
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Federal law shapes withdrawal policies, causes confusion

March 6, 2015 • 0
While students and administrators debate possible reforms to Yale’s withdrawal and readmission policies, some officials have mentioned that certain issues are a matter of federal policy, extending beyond the University.
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Perspectives in Science and Engineering to end

March 6, 2015 • 0
After a 22-year run, Perspectives on Science and Engineering is ending.
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For readmitted students, inconsistent housing outcomes

March 6, 2015 • 0
Students readmitted to Yale College after withdrawing face a host of uncertainties. Among them: the location of their housing.