Swastikas drawn on Old Campus
Three swastikas were drawn outside of Durfee Hall on Old Campus Sunday evening, according to an email from Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway sent to the Yale Community late Monday evening.
Beinecke acquires children’s books
Between the Gutenberg Bible and the Canterbury Tales, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library now has increased its holdings of a different kind of treasure — characters from children’s books.
For Yale, peers, overseas expansion no simple thing
While recognizing that there will always be cultural gaps when American and Asian institutions enter into academic partnerships, many are raising the question of where Yale draws the line between respecting another nation’s social norms and protecting the basic tenants of the liberal arts.
Naming of new colleges sparks debate
On Wednesday morning, University President Peter Salovey sent an email to all members of the Yale community asking them to submit suggestions for the naming of the two colleges.
Local 34 votes to escalate action
Local 34 members unanimously voted to take broader action to reverse the budget cuts that the unions say have left fewer workers with more work.
Odinga cautiously optimistic about African future
While the future of Africa’s development looks promising, the continent remains troubled by corruption and lagging economic progress, according to Former Prime Minister of Kenya Raila Odinga.
YLS launches new recruitment efforts
Students from around Yale interested in applying to Yale Law School can attend the institution’s first “Meet an Admissions Officer Day” next Thursday.
Bittman ties food to social change
Food, writing and social change are all interconnected, according to Mark Bittman, a New York Times opinion columnist and the lead food writer for The New York Times Magazine.