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April 21, 2015
Enrollment in first-year Russian language courses is up approximately 30 percent from last year, forcing the department to open an additional section to accommodate the bump.
September 17, 2014
On Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway’s desk rests a copy of “Excellent Sheep,” the controversial book by former Yale English professor William Deresiewicz that attacks the culture of America’s elite universities.
September 12, 2014
Over the course of last spring and this past summer, a new system for constructing Yale College’s course catalog caused severe headaches for academic administrators.
September 11, 2014
Over the summer, Yale welcomed three new deans into the upper echelons of University governance.
September 5, 2014
At a faculty meeting last May, professors moved the latest due date for final papers from the end of reading period to the end of exam period.
September 4, 2014
Next spring, undergraduates will have the opportunity to enroll in a special academic program in human rights.
August 28, 2014
Van Alst will move to the University of Montana, where he has accepted a position as Senior Assistant Professor of Native American Studies with a joint appointment in the College of Forestry and Conservation.
July 28, 2014
Kagan has opted to return to the Yale seminar table. Now a professor emeritus of classics and history, he will once again offer a fall history seminar on "Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War."
July 27, 2014
Sarah Mahurin GRD '11 will be the next dean of Timothy Dwight College.
May 4, 2014
On Tuesday afternoon, Yale College Dean Mary Miller honored the recipients of the six Yale College Teaching Prizes for 2014.
April 30, 2014