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Student Protesters at Yale Call for Police to be Disarmed

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 11:30am 4/28/2019 at 11:30am

This is because of a shooting last week that involved a police officer. It was surely an unfortunate happening, but these students seem to be taking advantage by calling for something they probably already wanted.

NBC Connecticut reports:

Protesters Call for Yale Police to Be Stripped of Their Guns

Dozens of students ga...

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Yale to Expand Diversity Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 12, 2019 at 10:00am 4/12/2019 at 10:00am

Yale has the luxury of a massive endowment, so unlike the many schools currently downsizing or closing, they can add pointless administrators.

The College Fix reports:

Yale to expand diversity office

Yale is expanding its diversity office, responding to the results of an independent survey that recommended adding staff to the school’s diversity bureaucracy...

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Yale Graduate Raised More Than $1 Million Running Alleged Hedge Fund Scam

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 8:00am 4/4/2019 at 8:00am

This kid’s story will be a book and film in a matter of time. Can’t you picture it already?

The Daily Caller reports:

Yale Graduate Allegedly Ran Hedge Fund Scam, Raised More Than $1 Million

Federal officials accused a Yale University graduate for running an unregistered hedge fund while he was a student.

Omar Zaki,...

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Yale is First School to Rescind Student’s Admission Following Admissions Scandal

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/27/2019 at 7:00pm
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Fallout continues to happen after the exposure of a national college admissions scandal. On Monday, twelve defendants were arraigned in federal court in Boston.

Now Yale has rescinded the admission of a student allegedly admitted under fraudulent circumstances.

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Yale Students Ticketed for Occupying Investment Office Demanding Fossil Fuel Divestment

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 11, 2019 at 8:00am 3/11/2019 at 8:00am

Why are these students paying tuition to attend Yale? They’re obviously smarter than the people who are paid to run the school.

WTNH News reports:

15 Yale students ticketed for occupying Yale Investment Office

15 Yale students received tickets for participating in a “sit-in” in at Yale’s Investment Office Monday night.

The students held the...

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Yale Holds Event to Help Women and Illegal Immigrants Find Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10:00am 2/19/2019 at 10:00am

One student who was interviewed for this story provided a great observation. Read below.

Campus Reform reports:

Yale event helps illegal immigrants find jobs

Yale University held an event Friday to help illegal immigrants get jobs.

The event, which was the Ivy League school’s third annual Equity in the Job Search symposium, aimed to “help...

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Female Students Suing Yale to be Allowed to Join Fraternities

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 10:00am 2/15/2019 at 10:00am

What happens if Yale adopts a single-sex policy like Harvard has? It’s not working out too well for many young women at Harvard.

Campus Reform reports:

Yale sued by girls who want to be let into fraternities

Three female students are suing Yale University and nine of its fraternities for failing “to honor” an...

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Yale Student Newspaper Op-Ed: ‘I’m watching you, white boy’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/12/2019 at 12:00pm

It’s amazing that an editor at the Yale Daily News read this and said, yes, this is fine.

The College Fix reports:

Student op-ed: ‘I’m watching you, white boy’

A bizarre column in The Yale Daily News takes aim at “white boy[s] with shiny brown hair,” with the author lamenting that these types of...

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Students at Yale Can Now Choose from Three Gender Options

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:30am 1/19/2019 at 11:30am

This is further evidence that gender studies departments are leading the agenda in higher ed.

Campus Reform reports:

Yale students can now select from THREE gender options

Students at Yale University can now change their registered gender status to “non-binary” through the school’s Student Information System.

Yale University announced through an email that students can...

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Dozens of Students Arrested at Yale Protesting How School’s Endowment is Invested

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 10:00am 12/13/2018 at 10:00am

When did college students begin to believe they were entitled to matters which used to be exclusively reserved for financial administrators and trustees?

The Washington Examiner reports:

Yale arrests 43 students during protests over endowment

As an increasing number of college campuses begin to face scrutiny over the companies they choose to invest their...

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Yale to Install Emergency Contraception Vending Machine on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 3, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/3/2018 at 12:00pm

In addition to condoms, it will sell the ‘morning after pill.’

NBC 10 reports:

Emergency contraception vending machine coming to Yale University

A university in New Haven will soon make emergency contraception available to students.

A vending machine will be set up at a wellness space at Yale University, which will offer over the counter...

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Scientists at Harvard and Yale Suggest ‘Dimming the Sun’ to Fight Global Warming

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/24/2018 at 1:30pm

Remember that episode of the Simpsons where Mr. Burns did this? That show has predicted pretty much everything.

CNN reports:

Dimming the sun: The answer to global warming?

Scientists are proposing an ingenious but as-yet-unproven way to tackle climate change: spraying sun-dimming chemicals into the Earth’s atmosphere.

The research by scientists at Harvard and Yale...

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Yale Sued for Allegedly Removing Depressed Student to Avoid Negative Publicity

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/18/2018 at 1:30pm

The student claims she was removed from campus due to worries about bad press over student suicides.

FOX News reports:

Yale University sued for allegedly removing depressed student to avoid negative press

A Yale grad is suing the Ivy League institution, alleging that she was involuntarily held for treatment and eventually removed from campus...

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Christine Blasey Ford Quotes from Kavanaugh Hearing Spray-Painted on Yale Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 10:00am 10/24/2018 at 10:00am

Campus leftists at Yale behaved miserably throughout the Kavanaugh process and they’re still not over it.

FOX News reports:

Blasey Ford’s quotes from Kavanaugh testimony spray-painted across...

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Some Yale Law Profs Hesitant to Write Recommendations for Kavanaugh Clerkships

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 9:30am 10/14/2018 at 9:30am

Can you imagine denying a student an amazing opportunity over your own petty politics? Amazing.

The College Fix reports:

Some Yale law profs unsure about letters of recommendation for Kavanaugh clerkships

In a scene similar to that of the University of Michigan professor who refused to write a letter of recommendation for a student...

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Justice Department Now Investigating Yale for Discrimination Against Asian-Americans

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 28, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/28/2018 at 2:00pm

Fascinating that Yale is now facing allegations similar to the ones made against Harvard.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Justice Department opens investigation into Yale for discrimination against Asian-Americans

The Departments of Justice and Education have opened an investigation into Yale University’s admission practices to determine if the school has been illegally discriminating against Asian-American...

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Yale Law Profs Cancel Classes so Students Can Protest Kavanaugh

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/25/2018 at 12:00pm

Wouldn’t it make more sense to use the topic as a springboard for a legal discussion in class?

FOX News reports:

Yale Law School professors cancel class as students protest Kavanaugh nomination

Several Yale Law School professors cancelled classes Monday to accommodate students who wanted to protest President Trump’s Supreme Court nomination of Judge...

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