Anti-Ivy League book triggers dissent
On Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway’s desk rests a copy of “Excellent Sheep,” the controversial book by former Yale English professor William Deresiewicz that attacks the culture of America’s elite universities.
Bio modules cause scheduling frustration
Two years after a sequence of half-semester introductory courses first replaced each biology department’s individual introductory courses, faculty are still ironing out the details.
Grad school expands interdisciplinary study
Over the last several months, two new programs have been introduced at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences with the aim of making the experiences of graduate students in the humanities more interdisciplinary.
YCC gets early start
The turnout for last week’s Yale College Council meeting — the first of the academic year — was unprecedented and unexpected.
A cappella Tap Night hits high note
Yale’s a cappella rush process — a roughly two-week period of auditions, callbacks and rush meals for 13 of Yale’s registered undergraduate a cappella groups — formally ended at High Street Gate last night.
New course system led to chaos, frustration
Over the course of last spring and this past summer, a new system for constructing Yale College’s course catalog caused severe headaches for academic administrators.
Yale Daily Minute: September 10, 2014
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Yale ranks third again
The 2015 U.S. News and World Report college rankings were released early on Tuesday morning, marking the beginning of another admissions cycle.
NASA head urges global collaboration
On Tuesday afternoon, around 300 members of the Yale community heard from Charles Bolden, the current administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.