Aug 9th, 2010
10:18 pm
August 9th, 2010 | News, University
Judge dismisses Apache suit against Skull and Bones

It looks like the public will not be learning any times soon whether the secret society Skull and Bones keeps an Apache warrior’s skull in its tomb. A District of Columbia judge on July 27 dismissed a case that had been brought against the mysterious society, as well as the University and senior members of […]

Aug 9th, 2010
10:01 pm
August 9th, 2010 | Uncategorized
Peruvian congresswoman joins push for artifacts’ return

Two months after Connecticut Sen. Christopher Dodd pledged his support to Peru in the ongoing debate over the ownership of Machu Picchu artifacts currently housed at Yale, a Peruvian politician has followed suit. Congresswoman Hilaria Supa Huamán, a human rights activist and member of Peru’s Nationalist Party, announced that she would throw her weight behind […]

Jul 16th, 2010
5:35 pm
July 16th, 2010 | Uncategorized
Mr. Levin goes to Washington

University President Richard Levin joined other members of the President’s Council of Advisers on Science and Technology in Washington, D.C., on Thursday morning to hear from U.S. Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg. President Barack Obama appointed Levin to PCAST, a group of science and engineering experts selected by the president to advise him […]

Jul 15th, 2010
10:33 pm
July 15th, 2010 | Uncategorized
Anti-Yale animal rights protest draws small crowd

More than two months after Yale labs were cited for animal safety violations, protesters gathered to publicize the alleged abuses further. Carrying signs that read “End Ivy League Animal Abuse” and “Yale Tortures Animals,” 12 Connecticut residents stood at the busy intersection of North Frontage Road and College Street on Wednesday afternoon. Demonstrators said they […]

May 19th, 2010
12:38 pm
May 19th, 2010 | Uncategorized
Tickets required for Class Day — get them today!

Not all Yalies will get a seat at this year’s Class Day speech — only those with tickets will hear former President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 speak. Deputy Secretary Martha Highsmith, who oversees campus security, sent an e-mail to Yale faculty, students and staff last week informing them that a limited number of tickets will […]

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