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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.
Sci-Tech

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.
University

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.
University

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.
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Fossil Free Yale issues ultimatum to Yale Corp

March 6, 2015 • 0
For the second time in as many weeks, Fossil Free Yale gathered outside University President Peter Salovey’s office Thursday afternoon to demand divestment.
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Ben Carson ’73, former Yale Corporation member, exploring presidential run

March 6, 2015 • 0
Ben Carson ’73 — a renowned neurosurgeon, political conservative and former member of the Yale Corporation — is formally exploring a presidential run for the 2016 election, he announced on Tuesday.
City

College construction offers jobs, raises question on Yale bidding process

March 6, 2015 • 0
The cranes that were recently hoisted up to Yale’s skyline — towering above a pit teeming with machinery and workers in hardhats — look to students like a sign of things to come, a tangible reminder that today’s Yale is not tomorrow’s.
University

First budget hearing draws small turnout

March 6, 2015 • 0
With no contentious tax hikes in Mayor Toni Harp’s proposed budget to draw a crowd, the Board of Alders’ finance committee gathered in a sparsely populated auditorium Thursday evening to host the first public hearing of the budget season.
University

Changes to history, humanities majors approved

March 6, 2015 • 0
Two alterations to the history major represent the most significant change to the History Department in a generation, according to History Director of Undergraduate Studies Beverly Gage.