University | 11:05 pm | April 18, 2013 | By Cynthia Hua and Kirsten Schnackenberg

YCC releases alcohol report

The Yale College Council released a report in April offering five recommendations to improve alcohol culture at Yale.

In an email to the student body this morning, the Yale College Council announced a report including five recommendations for improving the University’s drinking culture based on the results of a survey of nearly 1,500 students, open forums and discussions with individual students. The report recommended firstly that University President Richard Levin make a public statement supporting a reconsideration of »

University | 6:13 pm | April 12, 2013 | By Kirsten Schnackenberg

YCC election winners announced

The Yale College Council elections concluded on Friday afternoon at 5 p.m., and all but one of the races ended with a decisive result. Of the contested races, Andrew Grass ’16 was elected YCC Secretary and Leigh Hamilton ’15 won the YCC Treasurer race, receiving 50.64 percent of the vote and 60.71 percent of the »

University | 9:05 pm | February 3, 2013 | By Kirsten Schnackenberg

YCC appoints new secretary

Effective today, Andrea Villena ’15 will replace Leandro Leviste ’15 as the secretary of Yale College Council, taking the helm after Leviste announced earlier this month that he would take the spring semester off to work on his mother’s re-election campaign in the Philippines. Villena, who represents Silliman, previously served on the YCC’s Academics and »

University | 11:26 pm | January 24, 2013 | By Kirsten Schnackenberg

YCC Secretary Leviste ’15 to leave post

YCC Secretary Leandro Leviste ’15 will take the spring semester off to work on his mother’s re-election campaign in the Philippines and plans to leave his YCC position vacant, Leviste announced in a Thursday night email to the YCC. He said he plans to stay on campus until Feb. 7 or Feb. 8 to help »

University | 9:20 pm | January 20, 2013 | By Kirsten Schnackenberg

YCC selects new vice president

Effective today, Danny Avraham ’15 will replace Debby Abramov ’14 as the vice president of Yale College Council, taking the helm after Abramov announced earlier this month that she would not return to Yale this semester. The YCC Executive Board met today to determine the new vice president according to its constitution, which require the »