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 […]

May 23rd, 2013
7:12 pm
May 23rd, 2013 | University
Class Day address echoes Booker’s past speeches

Yale’s class of 2013 may be less impressed by Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s LAW ’97 Class Day speech upon finding that his anecdotes have already been circulated around other universities and were previously available online. In addition to Yale, Booker, who has announced he will run for the United States Senate in 2014, is delivering […]

May 16th, 2013
9:29 pm
May 16th, 2013 | University
Princeton extends coverage to include sex-reassignment surgery

Princeton University has announced that it will extend employee health care coverage to include gender reassignment surgery effective July 1, the Daily Princetonian reported on Sunday. According to The Daily Princetonian, the decision was made on April 17 and partly in response to changes in coverage policy at many peer universities. Yale Health announced in […]

May 15th, 2013
8:10 pm
May 15th, 2013 | University
Pitti ’91 reappointed Stiles master

The “most beloved figure at Yale” is here to stay. In an email to the Ezra Stiles community this afternoon, President-elect Peter Salovey and Dean of Yale College Mary Miller announced that Stephen Pitti ’91 will be re-appointed master of Stiles for a five-year term beginning July 1. The re-appointment was recommended by a committee of Stiles fellows that […]

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