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Special academic programs occupy delicate niche

November 11, 2014 • 0
Six years ago, an undergraduate student’s efforts to create an interdisciplinary human rights major was rejected. So was her application to design her own major on the same topic.
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Carney traces journey from Yale to White House

November 11, 2014 • 0
Speaking to a packed room of Timothy Dwight students yesterday, Jay Carney ’87 traced his path from arriving as a freshman at Yale to becoming the White House press secretary under President Barack Obama for three years.
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Work begins on new colleges, unofficially

November 11, 2014 • 0
Construction on the new residential colleges appears to be ahead of schedule.
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At Branford, “Five Guys” on Mondays

November 11, 2014 • 0
Branford Dining Hall is attempting to be like “Five Guys” — the well-known fast-food chain — by only serving burgers, fries, the salad bar and soup every other Monday for lunch.
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Students, alumni convene to discuss leadership

November 10, 2014 • 0
Brought together by a shared hunger to grow as leaders, 70 members of the Yale community convened this weekend to study the essence of leadership.
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Yale to host Yale-NUS exchange students in the spring

November 10, 2014 • 0
Next semester, four Yale-NUS sophomores will arrive on Yale College’s campus to debut the new exchange program between the two institutions.
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Panhellenic council to consider fourth sorority

November 10, 2014 • 0
After the sorority recruitment process left 30 girls disappointed last year, Yale’s Panhellenic Council is considering adding a fourth sorority to Yale’s campus.
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Glickson, longtime presidential assistant, leaves post

November 10, 2014 • 0
From Nina Glickson’s ’73 days as a student in Yale’s first four-year cohort of women to her years advising University Presidents Richard Levin and Peter Salovey on student affairs, those who have come to know Glickson strain to imagine campus without her.
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Under scrutiny, UWC to convene today

November 10, 2014 • 0
In light of recent media coverage, the University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct will host an internal town hall meeting, tentatively set for this afternoon to discuss its policies and address potential concerns, according to an email obtained by the News.
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TD’s Brenzel to depart in June

November 7, 2014 • 0
Brenzel announced in an email Friday morning that he will not seek to renew his appointment after his fifth year as master and will step down at the end of June.
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2014 career paths revealed

November 7, 2014 • 0
Six months after receiving their diplomas, members of the Yale class of 2014 are now full-fledged alumni. Over the past few months, the Office of Career Strategy has surveyed the former students to draw out trends in their decisions to work, study or explore outside Yale.
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Enough alcohol to call it rape?

November 7, 2014 • 0
On March 22, 2013, two Yale undergraduates had sexual intercourse. The female student was intoxicated. The male student was not.