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Faculty Standards of Conduct draft draws criticism

February 17, 2015 • 0
The comment period for the recently drafted Faculty Standards of Conduct has ended, but some faculty members may have more to say.
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CS grad students call for increase in department faculty size

February 17, 2015 • 0
Expressing dismay with the state of their department, 19 Computer Science graduate students released an open letter today urging the administration to dramatically increase the size of the department’s faculty.
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Juniors allowed to opt out of society tap

February 17, 2015 • 0
For the first time in recent history, the class of 2016 has been offered the chance to “tap out” of senior societies.
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Senator, students discuss affirmative consent bill

February 17, 2015 • 0
In the midst of pushing for her bill that establishes a “Yes means Yes” standard for sexual consent in Connecticut, State Sen. Mae Flexer visited campus yesterday.
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Two grad apartment buildings to close

February 17, 2015 • 0
Starting next semester, graduate students will have two fewer apartment buildings in which they may choose to live.
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Yale woos top science students

February 17, 2015 • 0
More than 100 high school students flooded Kroon Hall over the weekend, attending master classes, learning about undergraduate research and taking a closer look at the University’s science and engineering resources.
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In cases of forced withdrawal, law provides little guidance

February 17, 2015 • 0
A recent lawsuit against Quinnipiac University has highlighted gaps in the laws surrounding forced withdrawal policies.
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SOM looks to expand tech resources

February 17, 2015 • 0
In an effort to enhance technological opportunities for learning and teaching, the School of Management has decided to create a new position: Manager of Instructional Technology Solutions and Design.
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Professors, students divided on in-class technology

February 16, 2015 • 0
Amidst a changing technological landscape, students and professors at Yale have struggled to find the best way to integrate electronic devices into classrooms without disrupting the learning environment.
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At Yale-NUS, study abroad expands

February 16, 2015 • 0
The addition of two new study abroad programs and the introduction of a petition process by the Centre for International and Professional Experience at Yale-NUS have made it easier for the college’s first few classes of students to study abroad. Precisely where they may study, however, remains uncertain, owing in part to conflicting statements from Yale’s CIPE office and its counterpart in Singapore.
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Interfaith conference encourages dialogue

February 16, 2015 • 0
Breakin’ with Buddha, W{holy} Queer, Demystifying American Indian Spirituality and Student Responses to Acts of Intolerance were just a few titles of the sessions held at “Coming Together,” an interfaith conference held at Yale this weekend.
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European Student Conference encourages activism on campuses

February 16, 2015 • 0
Eighty students from 46 American universities and one European college gathered on campus Friday and Saturday to attend the first annual European Student Conference.