Jane Darby Menton
Professors adjust to altered schedule

After Hurricane Sandy prompted Yale to cancel classes for the first time in 34 years, professors have had to adjust their curriculum to the newly shortened schedule.

Pres. search ends abruptly

Competing presidential searches may have forced Yale to select its new president sooner than expected.


Provost Peter Salovey will assume the role of Yale University’s 23rd president on June 30.

Faculty establish meeting rules

Professors codified rules governing the structure and organization of the monthly Yale College faculty meetings a week ago, after several of those meetings erupted into […]

New legal services offered to grad students

The Graduate Student Assembly has unveiled a new legal aid program to address student concerns about a lack of legal services offered by the University. […]

Pollard creates new grad student workspaces

After graduate students complained about the lack of 24-hour workspaces, Graduate School Dean Thomas Pollard has worked to convert odd spaces across campus — including […]

Applications for McChrystal seminar open

Applications for “Leadership,” the seminar taught by retired four-star general Stanley McChrystal have been released. The Jackson Institute for Global Affairs emailed student in its […]

Mellon grant sparks team-teaching push

As part of an effort to enhance humanities education at Yale, administrators are encouraging professors to offer more team-taught courses. The push to increase the […]

Grant funds interdisciplary concentration

Three months after receiving a $1.95 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Graduate School is using some of the funds to create […]

Graduate School unveils new concentration

With the help of a $1.95 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Graduate School will offer a new concentration for PhD students […]

New Grad School dean to improve communication

Responding to rapid changes in technology, the Graduate School has appointed a new dean to oversee communications. This September, Robin Ladouceur GRD ’04, was appointed […]