Uncategorized | 8:37 am | April 24, 2010 | By lauren rosenthal

Miller does Mellon

Yale College Dean Mary Miller is giving a series of five lectures with the theme “Art and Representation in the Ancient New World” for the 59th iteration of the A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Miller gave her first lecture in the series, titled “The »

Uncategorized | 7:31 pm | April 6, 2010 | By lauren rosenthal

Bloom to resume teaching — maybe

Sterling Professor of the Humanities and renowned literary scholar Harold Bloom is scheduled to return to Yale next year to teach once again — but only tentatively. In an e-mail to junior and senior English majors, English Department Registrar Ruben Roman shared a schedule of seminars to offered in the 2010-’11 school year. Bloom’s fall »

Uncategorized | 9:25 pm | February 9, 2010 | By lauren rosenthal

Registrar’s Office bungles fall term grade reports

Students irked about the perceived delays in the posting of fall term grades to the Student Information System may have cause to complain again. The Registrar’s Office mistakenly sent copies of students’ spring term enrollments home to parents instead of fall semester grade reports, University Registrar Jill Carlton wrote in an e-mail today. When the »

News | 10:18 pm | December 13, 2009 | By lauren rosenthal

Two professors receive tenure

A geology professor and geochemist and the psychology professor behind the popular undergraduate course “Sex, Evolution and Human Nature” are the first faculty members to be promoted to tenure this academic year. At a meeting Thursday, Yale’s Board of Permanent Officers, a committee of all tenured, full professors in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, »

Uncategorized | 11:53 am | November 13, 2009 | By lauren rosenthal

Photo documentation of the AEPi gorilla attack

You may have read in today’s print Cross Campus that an AEPi brother was struck by a water balloon as part of the fraternity’s “Protect the President Day” pledge event. The full story: At 2 p.m. Thursday, Bill Toth ’11 and a man in a gorilla suit walked across Cross Campus. They carried a bicycle, »