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 […]

May 15th, 2013
7:48 pm
May 15th, 2013 | University
Yale Health announces new ‘Rider’ coverage

In a campus-wide email this afternoon, Yale Health announced new supplemental coverage called the Approved Academic Travel Rider that is designed to meet the medical needs of students traveling within the United States but outside the Yale Health service area. The Rider will provide coverage for non-emergent illness and chronic care. “The motivation [for the update] was to make […]

May 15th, 2013
2:20 pm
May 15th, 2013 | University
2012-’13 sexual climate assessment released

University Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Provost Stephanie Spangler released results of the second campus sexual climate assessment today, based on feedback from more than 300 students, staff members, faculty and administrators. The 2012-’13 report aims to examine how well the campus community understands Yale’s existing sexual misconduct resources and to engage members of the […]

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