Month: July 2017

Riché Barnes appointed Pierson College dean

Riché Barnes, the assistant dean of social sciences and a professor of sociocultural anthropology at Endicott College, will serve as the new dean of Pierson College, Yale College Dean Marvin Chun announced in an email to Pierson affiliates on Friday. Barnes, whose academic areas of expertise include gender studies and […]

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Div School, Andover Newton formally affiliate

After a two-year experimentation, Yale Divinity School and Andover Newton Theological School signed an agreement establishing a formal affiliation this Thursday. “We firmly believe our new affiliation is in the best interest of both institutions and their missions, as well as the future of theological education for the church and […]

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All-male singing group to abolish gender restrictions

The Duke’s Men of Yale announced plans Thursday to open auditions to all students regardless of gender, becoming the first traditionally all-male a cappella group at the University to abolish gender restrictions. “Being able to sing our repertoire as it currently exists or participate in our community is not contingent […]

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