Sep 28th, 2011
5:59 pm
September 28th, 2011 | University
Morse-Stiles loom class gets going

Look out, knitting. Morse and Stiles’ annual loom class — taught by “an expert weaver instructor” — will start this Sunday afternoon in the Crescent Underground Fabric Arts Studio, Morse Master Frank Keil announced in an e-mail Tuesday. The class, which will last roughly two hours each week for nine weeks, will be free to […]

Sep 9th, 2011
11:37 am
September 9th, 2011 | University
Swing Space: a house divided

Intruders, beware. The stair doors in the Swing Space Dorm are now accessible only through active card readers — cementing the separation between the Yale College and Yale Law School sections of the building. In an email from Hesh Rosenberg, the associate director of Yale Security Systems & Planning, Swing Space resident were told that […]

Sep 7th, 2011
5:32 pm
September 7th, 2011 | University
Want to deliver mail for the Law School?

Yale Law School is advertising a new — and slightly unusual — job opening on Yale’s student employment website. The posting is for a courier who would pick up and deliver mail “daily from 1:30-3:00” between the main YLS building at 127 Wall Street and its expansion in Swing Space accessible at 40 Ashmun — […]

Aug 31st, 2011
3:34 pm
August 31st, 2011 | University
Shopping Period Dispatch: Bloom’s busy Bard class

Prospects for getting into iconic literary critic Harold Bloom’s Shakespeare course look grim, as nearly 60 people showed up today to compete for only 12 slots. Bloom said he was sorry to have to turn away eager shoppers, but at age 81 — his 56th year teaching! — feels a smaller class is best. “I […]

Aug 2nd, 2011
7:48 am
August 2nd, 2011 | University
Search for new Div School dean gets going

University President Richard Levin will likely receive a list of possible candidates to succeed Divinity School Dean Harold Attridge by late December, according to a Divinity School press release to be posted online Monday evening. Levin announced the creation of a search committee tasked with finding the next YDS dean in a letter to the […]

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