Jul 3rd, 2013
5:31 pm
July 3rd, 2013 | University
University sues college consulting firm Yale Academy

When it comes to Yale, there can only be one. After the University filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the college exam consultant company Yale Academy in May, the two Yales settled the suit last week with the provision that Yale Academy will change its name. Yale Academy has wielded its name since its founding […]

Jul 1st, 2013
12:08 pm
July 1st, 2013 | University
Salovey steps into office

After nearly eight months of waiting, Peter Salovey finally entered the doors of Woodbridge Hall as Yale’s 23rd president today. Salovey has served as president-elect since November when the Yale Corporation announced he would succeed University President Richard Levin following a nearly three-month long search. The former provost dropped the “elect” from his title last […]

Jun 11th, 2013
11:41 am
June 11th, 2013 | University
UPDATE: Princeton resumes operations after bomb threat

Princeton University lifted its evacuation order at 6:25 p.m. Tuesday evening, after announcing the school-wide closure due to a bomb threat earlier in the day. The University conducted a campus-wide explosive search after someone called the school alleging multiple bombs were hidden around campus, but found no explosives on campus. The Princeton Office of Communications […]

Apr 30th, 2013
4:55 pm
April 30th, 2013 | University
Seven faculty members elected to AAAS

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences elected seven members from the Yale faculty, including President-elect Peter Salovey, to the 2013 group of new members. The academy is a policy research center devoted to the cross-disciplinary study of various emerging problems, with headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. The Academy currently has 4,551 fellows and 603 foreign […]

Apr 30th, 2013
2:31 pm
April 30th, 2013 | University
LSU student sues over presidential search

While some students may have wanted more transparency in Yale’s presidential search process, the debate in New Haven did not have reason to escalate to court. But at the public institution Louisiana State University, similar complaints are backed by Louisiana Law, and the editor in chief of the school newspaper is suing her school for […]

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