Skakel McCooey
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Rudy Meredith pleads guilty

Former Yale women’s soccer coach Rudy Meredith pleaded guilty to wire fraud and conspiracy charges in U.S. District Court in Boston on Thursday afternoon.

Yale admits 5.91 percent of applicants

Yale College admitted 2,178 students to the class of 2023 from a record pool of 36,843, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions announced on Thursday.

Meredith plea deal unsealed

Former Yale women’s soccer coach Rudy Meredith has agreed to plead guilty to federal charges.

Yale faces class-action lawsuit

Calling Yale’s admissions process “warped and rigged by fraud,” two students and their parents have filed a class-action lawsuit against Yale.

DOE investigates Yale’s use of federal student aid

Following a bust of the largest-ever college admissions fraud scheme, the Department of Education launched a “preliminary investigation” on Monday into Yale — along with […]

Students react to Trump’s free speech order

Following Trump's free speech executive order, many University students interviewed by the News said free speech on Yale’s campus was never threatened in the first place.

Faculty defend University admissions policies

Amid conversations about the recent admissions bribery scandal and the fairness of Yale’s application process, many faculty members interviewed by the News defended the integrity […]

According to admin, group, scandal adversely affects FGLI students

As the admissions scandal continues to unfold, a former University administrator and a group advocating for first-generation, low-income (FGLI) students have expressed concerns about how […]

Yale rescinds admission of student implicated in nationwide admissions scandal

After authorities charged at least 50 people, including celebrities and coaches of Division I sports, with paying or accepting bribes to help admit applicants to […]

Meredith allegedly used players to write his grad school papers

New allegations of misconduct have arisen regarding former head coach of the women’s soccer team Rudy Meredith's conduct outside of the scandal.

Salovey announces Yale actions in response to admissions scandal

In a communitywide email Friday evening, Yale President Peter Salovey announced that the University has taken a “number of actions” in response to what prosecutors […]