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Yale Law Will Bring Back Dorms

Associated Press | Posted 11.07.2013 | College

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- Yale Law School announced a $25 million gift Thursday from a graduate and his wife that will be used to bring dormitory livin...

Alpita Shah: Sometimes, ‘Right Where You Started From' Is Right Where You Belong

Alpita Shah | Posted 08.02.2013 | Women
Alpita Shah

A few years ago, my mom was diagnosed with cancer for the second time. At that point, I had been in government and international service for over a decade; I had begun questioning whether exporting Western capitalism to developing countries was how I wanted to spend the rest of my life.

Yale Law Student Explains Why He Hates Everyone

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.05.2013 | College

Law school can be stressful, especially with all the news about the tough job market awaiting graduates in the legal field. But one third-year stu...

The Real Tiger Mom: Egypt's Amal Sharaf

Lauren Ashburn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lauren Ashburn

To say that Chinese "Tiger Mom" and Egyptian "Revolution Mom" are both doing right by their children is a bit like comparing Mommy Dearest to Mother Teresa.

Yale Law Grads Pass On Large Firms

Yale Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Last month, the National Law Journal ranked Yale Law School 18th in job placement at large law firms -- but Law School officials said they are proud o...

Sotomayor's Clothes Picked By Government Officials During Supreme Court Nomination, Says New Justice

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor says her nomination process was so tightly scripted that even her clothes were chosen f...

The Biggest Loser

Gregory Allen Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gregory Allen Howard

If a white man with Clarence Thomas's meager background of minor government bureaucrat had been put up for the Supreme Court, there would have been outrage. Except that he was Black.

In Obama's America, Road to Power No Longer Runs Through Law Firms

Glenn Hurowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Glenn Hurowitz

Lawyers will soon have to choose: spend your career serving your country, or spend it serving your corporation. But we have to make sure that those who embrace public service can make a decent living.

Thomas: My Yale Law Degree Is Worth '15 Cents'

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has a 15-cent price tag stuck to his Yale law degree, blaming the school's affirmative action policies in ...