Carly Wanna
Staff Reporter
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Gendler urged FAS Senate not to publish report

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Dean Tamar Gendler instructed the FAS Senate to not release the Research and Scholarly Excellence Report at a December meeting.

Science departments decry shortage of grad students

Despite the University’s stated commitments to invest more money into the sciences, many science departments across Yale still expect a low number of graduate students to matriculate this year.

Cheating at Yale: Students get honest about academic dishonesty

Editor’s Note: The News has chosen to remove students’ last names to protect their identities. When Sarah was a first year, she enrolled in PSYC […]

Yale drafts committee for faculty administrative, professional responsibilities

In response to concerns about faculty salaries, Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences Tamar Gendler is in the process of appointing a new committee […]

FAS professors struggle to attain government funding

Despite an increased demand for government funding within the University, many Faculty of Arts and Sciences professors noted increased grant rejection within their departments.

Broader FAS community supports Senate report

Almost two weeks after the public release of a Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate report calling for increased resource dedication to the FAS, faculty […]

Court upholds medical school’s admissions policies

A U.S. district court ruled in favor of Yale in a lawsuit criticizing YSM's practice of sharing admissions decisions with other institutions. But the case was successfully appealed to the D.C. Circuit Tuesday.

Gladney begins role as dean of diversity

Larry Gladney, former dean for the natural sciences and professor of faculty excellence at the University of Pennsylvania, has assumed the position of dean of […]

Science departments look to increase faculty members

The mathematics, statistics and data science, and computer science departments will expand the size of their faculty in the coming years.

Shapiro to step down as MacMillan Center director

Ian Shapiro GRD ’83 LAW ’87 will step down from his position as the director of the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies after […]

Senate report calls for increased focus on faculty

A recent report from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate called on the University to increase the amount of attention it pays and the resources it allocates to the FAS and Yale College.