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Power outlines global challenges, solutions

December 2, 2014 • 0
Ambassador Samantha Power ’92, the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, spoke about the dangers facing the world — ranging from Ebola to sexual violence against women and violent extremism — and the importance of developing long-term strategies to combat them.
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Three firings in Yale Security put labor relations in focus

December 2, 2014 • 0
Yale Security employee Joy McAllister was babysitting her infant nephews on the morning of Oct. 31 when her boss called and ordered her to report for an unscheduled shift that night.
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In interview, Carter condemns sexual violence

December 2, 2014 • 0
In an interview with the News, former President Jimmy Carter decried violence against women, both abroad and in the United States.
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Financial aid to cover Student Activities Fee

December 2, 2014 • 0
Starting next year, the Student Activities Fee will be explicitly covered by financial aid for the first time.
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SOM makes progress on gender balance

December 2, 2014 • 0
On Thursday, the SOM will host a panel of female alumnae at the Yale Club in New York City for women interested in applying to the school’s MBA program.
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Students petition to rescind Cosby’s degree

December 1, 2014 • 0
As allegations that comedian Bill Cosby serially sexually assaulted women proliferate, some inside and outside the Yale community are calling on the University to rescind Cosby’s honorary Yale degree.
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Freshman scholar program expands

December 1, 2014 • 0
Freshman Scholars at Yale, a program that brings a small cohort of incoming freshmen to the University each summer, is expanding to its largest size yet.
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Students debate Ferguson on online forums

December 1, 2014 • 0
When news broke that a grand jury had declined to indict a white police officer who shot an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Missouri, Yale students — most of whom were away from campus for Thanksgiving — took to Facebook.
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Amid criticism, Yale stands by Schmidheiny

December 1, 2014 • 0
Although Swiss billionaire Stephan Schmidheiny emerged victorious from a prolonged court battle, faculty and experts maintain that Yale should rescind his 1996 honorary degree.
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Harvard approves joint CS50 venture

December 1, 2014 • 0
CS50 is coming to Yale.
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Four Yalies receive the Rhodes

November 25, 2014 • 0
Yale students took home four of the 32 Rhodes Scholarships awarded to Americans this year, topping every other college in the country.
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Despite progress, sexual misconduct policies still draw ire

November 21, 2014 • 0
An institution that once had no term for “sexual harassment” now has a University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct that hears dozens of complaints every year.