Apr 11th, 2013
5:07 pm
April 11th, 2013 | University
Harold Koh portrait to be unveiled today

A portrait of former Yale Law School Dean and State Department veteran Harold Koh will be unveiled later today in the Law School alumni’s reading room. Koh, who returned to teach at the Law School this semester after serving as legal adviser in the State Department for over three years, will be honored with a […]

Mar 28th, 2013
7:14 pm
March 28th, 2013 | University
HubSpot acquires SOM student startup

The marketing software company HubSpot has announced that it is acquiring Daniel Wolchonok’s SOM ’13 startup PrepWork, an online service that enables users to build strong business relationships by creating “smart” interpersonal data. Though HubSpot has not disclosed the financial terms of the acquisition, it is moving PrepWork’s team from New Haven to the company’s […]

Mar 28th, 2013
2:22 pm
March 28th, 2013 | University
On popularity, Law School still No. 1

Yale Law School claimed the No. 1 spot on U.S. News and World Report’s list of the 10 most popular law schools in the nation. Roughly 83 percent of applicants who received admission letters from Yale Law School for the 2012-’13 academic year accepted the offer, a number that is more than three times the […]

Mar 27th, 2013
11:34 pm
March 27th, 2013 | University
Law professors weigh in on gay marriage debate

Several Yale Law School professors and alumni who support same-sex marriage recently offered their opinions on Hollingsworth v. Perry to the Supreme Court. The professors and alumni shared their opinions by submitting or signing amici curiae briefs, which allow individuals to provide the court with unsolicited input about a case. The Supreme Court is currently […]

Mar 17th, 2013
12:33 pm
March 17th, 2013 | University
Open letter presses NUS to hire Cherian George

A group of over 30 students, alumni and staff at the National University of Singapore wrote an open letter to NUS administrators urging them to hire George Cherian, a Singaporean journalism professor and outspoken critic of restrictions on the country’s media freedom who was recently denied tenure at Nanyang Technological University for a second time.

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