Jessica Marsden
Group revokes prize for two Yale professors

A prestigious prize to be awarded to two Yale professors was withdrawn last week due to protests over one of the authors’ position on graduate […]

Yale celebrates 305th Commencement

Black mortarboards got a fashionable upgrade at Yale’s 305th Commencement ceremony on Monday as the graduates added an assortment of personal touches to their traditionally […]

Yale investment vehicle sells private prison stock

Farallon Capital Management, a hedge fund that invests a portion of Yale’s endowment, has sold all of its stock in a private prison company that […]

Immigration protests hit New Haven

Waving U.S. and Mexican flags, thousands of people marched through downtown New Haven late Monday afternoon and staged a rally on the New Haven Green […]

NYU grad student rally ends in arrests

Graduate Employees and Students Organization Chair Melissa Mason GRD ’08 was arrested with more than 50 other protesters when they blocked a street in front […]

Gender gap in majors persists

More than 35 years after the first women graduated from Yale College, females now represent half of every entering class. But men and women are […]

Grad programs see scrutiny

For a study of graduate education conducted several years ago, doctoral students were asked to draw pictures representing their journey through graduate school. “They were […]

History recruits gay studies prof

University of Chicago professor George Chauncey ’77 GRD ’83, a specialist in the history of sexuality and American social history, has accepted an offer to […]

Cole may join Univ. faculty

Controversial University of Michigan history professor Juan Cole is a top candidate for a senior faculty position in modern Middle East studies, two members of […]

Policy on alcohol evolves, stays lenient

Yalies can be grateful for the campuswide philosophy that safety, rather than punishment, should guide the enforcement of Yale regulations governing alcohol use by minors […]

Ph.D. program to be reviewed

The University will begin a detailed evaluation of the quality of academic programs and mentoring for students in the middle years of doctoral programs at […]