Jan 22nd, 2012
11:40 pm
January 22nd, 2012 | University
So you want to go to Yale-NUS?

Plane tickets to Singapore are expensive, but with the right course load, you too can get a Yale-NUS education — right here in New Haven! Yale-NUS students will be taking a 10-course core curriculum, including four courses studying the “Great Works” of the Eastern and Western literary traditions, according to the college’s proposed curriculum. It’s […]

Jan 15th, 2012
10:45 pm
January 15th, 2012 | University
New Harvard admin focuses on global strategy

As Yale-NUS College prepares to open in fall 2013, Harvard has created an administrative position that will examine the university’s “global engagement.” Harvard Business School Professor Krishna Palepu was named President Drew Gilpin Faust’s senior adviser for global strategy on Wednesday, the Crimson reported. Palepu will work to implement the recommendations of Harvard’s International Strategy […]

Jan 11th, 2012
11:55 am
January 11th, 2012 | University
Morse master to step down

After 11 years of service, Morse Master Frank Keil announced his retirement today in an email to the Morse community. He will leave his post at the end of the school year. “As every new class of Morsels arrives and we get to know all the new freshmen in small dinners in our house, we […]

Dec 20th, 2011
12:17 pm
December 20th, 2011 | University
Levin announces new student life admin

In a Tuesday email to the Yale community, University President Richard Levin announced that Kimberly Goff-Crews ’83 LAW ’86 will be Yale’s first vice president for student life. In the newly created position, Goff-Crews will coordinate the student life efforts of administrators across Yale College and the graduate and professional schools, Levin said. She will […]

Nov 21st, 2011
4:00 pm
November 21st, 2011 | University
Yale-NUS board appointed

Yale and the National University of Singapore announced the members of the founding governing board for their jointly-run liberal arts college in a Monday afternoon press release. As the new college’s highest governing body, the board will function similarly to the Yale Corporation, Vice President and Secretary Linda Lorimer said. With half of the board’s […]

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