Jul 26th, 2013
9:31 pm
July 26th, 2013 | University
Yale receives C grade for drug, alcohol policies

Yale received a “C” grade for its drug and alcohol policies in a “Campus Drug and Alcohol Gradebook” released by nonprofit organization Students for a Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) on July 22. In its gradebook, SSDP, a national umbrella organization for chapters on many college campuses, examined the written alcohol and drug policies of the top 300 […]

Jul 23rd, 2013
10:10 pm
July 23rd, 2013 | University
Title IX investigation launched at Dartmouth

The Department of Education has launched an investigation into Title IX compliance at Dartmouth on its own accord, The Dartmouth  reported on Tuesday. The investigation — which was not prompted by a complainant — opened in May, the same month that a group of more than 30 Dartmouth students and alumni filed a complaint alleging […]

Jul 18th, 2013
12:01 am
July 18th, 2013 | University
DOE reduces $165,000 fine on Yale for underreporting crime

The Department of Education has reduced the $165,000 fine imposed on Yale in May for inadequate reporting of campus crime incidents by $10,000, according to a July 9 letter to the University’s counsel. The original $165,000 fine was imposed after a 7-year investigation into Yale’s Clery Act compliance, which concluded that the University omitted four […]

Jul 17th, 2013
11:47 pm
July 17th, 2013 | University
UPDATED: Former Title IX complainant organizes protest outside DOE

Around 30 to 50 demonstrators gathered outside the Department of Education in Washington, D.C. on Monday morning to call for stricter enforcement of Title IX regulations on college campuses. Led by Alexandra Brodsky ’12 LAW ’16 — one of the 16 students and alumni who filed a Title IX complainant against the University in 2011 […]

May 23rd, 2013
11:44 pm
May 23rd, 2013 | University
Slifka Center names new executive

After a year of structural transitions, Rabbi Leah Cohen has been chosen as the center’s new executive to begin this summer, according to a Wednesday email to the Slifka community from Slifka Center President David Slifka ’01. Interim executive director David Raphael told the News in January that the board has re-evaluated its spending and […]

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