Sep 6th, 2012
11:52 pm
September 6th, 2012 | University
Goodyear ’80 to chair presidential search committee

Charles Goodyear IV ’80 will chair and four faculty members will serve on the committee charged with picking University President Richard Levin’s successor, Yale Corporation Senior Fellow Edward Bass ’67 announced in a Thursday evening email. Bass invited the Yale community to provide input through Tuesday at noon, and received over 800 letters from faculty, […]

Sep 6th, 2012
8:54 pm
September 6th, 2012 | University
Levin ’13 seeks input on next president

Former Yale College Council President Brandon Levin sent an email to the Yale community Thursday afternoon, soliciting student input on the search for Yale’s next president. After University President Richard Levin announced he will step down last week, Yale Corporation Senior Fellow Edward Bass ’67 detailed the process for finding a successor, which will include […]

Sep 5th, 2012
2:56 pm
September 5th, 2012 | University
Aung San Suu Kyi to speak on campus

Human rights activist and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi will be on campus later this month, University President Richard Levin announced in a Wednesday email. On Sept. 27, Suu Kyi will speak at Sprague Hall in a visit sponsored by the Chubb Fellowship, which has sponsored numerous high-profile speakers since its inception in 1949. […]

Sep 4th, 2012
11:16 am
September 4th, 2012 | University
Website expedites nominations for presidential search committee

Nominations for faculty to serve on the presidential search committee are due at noon today — and there’s been a groundswell of support for a website trying to help to expedite the process. A group of Yalies created to help students submit nominations for faculty members to serve on the presidential search committee, a […]

Sep 3rd, 2012
8:46 pm
September 3rd, 2012 | University
Yale-NUS detractors paper campus with fliers

Anonymous Yale-NUS detractors struck campus this weekend, posting fliers that lambaste Yale-NUS as “undemocratic” and “indefensible.” “Yale-NUS is first and foremost a business venture by the plutocrats who manage [Yale’s] endowment,” the flier reads, referring to the Yale Corporation, the University’s highest governing body. “Their readiness to unabashedly dismiss concerns for basic rights in the […]

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