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Swensen brings ideas to new book

Yale Chief Investments Officer David Swensen’s new book, “Unconventional Success: A Fundamental Approach to Personal Investment,” began as a way to apply the lessons of […]

Yale’s investment chief shares some strategies

Yale’s investments are guarded by a Viking in gray slacks. Tall and lanky, David Swensen GRD ’80, Yale’s chief investment officer, usually wields a pen […]

Unions find new forums for change

Union representatives are still protesting some Yale policies two years after the end of a protracted strike, but their voices are now filtered through committees […]

Endowment tops $15 bill.

Thanks to an impressive 22.3 percent rate of return, Yale saw its endowment grow to $15.2 billion in the last fiscal year. The endowment’s total […]

Biomedical Engineering finds new home

Though undergraduates have been living in their dormitories for nearly a month, members of Yale’s Biomedical Engineering Department are just starting to move into their […]

ITS to update Yale Webmail system

Some obsessive e-mail checkers might cringe at memories of stalled connections from overloaded servers, but new software and hardware upgrades may soon delete worries about […]

University adapts to energy price hike

With oil and gas prices soaring, Yale officials are reworking the University’s energy policies in an attempt to keep finances in the black without leaving […]

Beinecke asked to cede texts

Nearly 2,000 documents from America’s colonial era have spent half a century on loan to Yale, and the owners of those centuries-old items now say […]

Organic food options triple

Though the Berkeley College dining hall will remain the only Yale eatery to serve entirely organic food this year, a roughly 50 percent increase in […]

Hiring practices prompt union meetings

This article has been corrected. You may view this article’s correction here. Yale’s labor unions began an era of relative peace and trust-building with the […]

Depts. to undergo review

Summer promotions have freed senior Yale officials to organize fundamental reevaluations of academic departments for the first time in nearly a decade, Deputy Provost Charles […]