Ebola researchers will not sequester themselves

October 13, 2014 • 0
After returning from conducting Ebola research in Liberia, the two Yale public health students who had previously agreed to sequester themselves have reversed their decision.

YNHH names new head doctor

October 9, 2014 • 0
Yale-New Haven Hospital has named Thomas Balcezak SPH ’03 as its new chief medical officer.

YNHH to build musculoskeletal research center

October 3, 2014 • 0
Yale has quietly begun building a new clinical and research center for musculoskeletal diseases, set to open in 2016 or 2017.

Shopping addiction linked to problem gambling

September 2, 2014 • 0
Black Friday can be just as addictive as blackjack, and researchers at the Yale School of Medicine are investigating why.

Debate team beats Harvard

April 25, 2014 • 0
The Yale Debate Association ended its season by receiving the American Parliamentary Debate Association’s Club of the Year Award.

Longtime Yale biochemist dies

March 28, 2014 • 0
Donald Crothers ’58, a biophysical chemist who served on the Yale faculty for half a century, died on Sunday, March 16 at the Smilow Cancer Hospital in New Haven. He was 77.
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Monkeys likely less curious than humans

March 25, 2014 • 0
George may not have been so curious after all, as Yale researchers have shown that humans may be the only primates that learn for learning’s sake.

New Haven consolidates kindergarten registration

February 20, 2014 • 0
New Haven public schools have simplified their kindergarten enrollment process as part of a wider effort to make the school district more accessible to parents.

Network institute launches

February 6, 2014 • 0
People braved the icy weather to celebrate the launch of an academic experiment designed to pull together network science researchers.

Christakis talks networks

February 4, 2014 • 0
Christakis is a professor of social and natural science and co-director of the Institute for Network Science at Yale, which will hold a grand opening tomorrow.

Of mice and McDonald’s

January 28, 2014 • 0
Yale professor of neurobiology Tamas Horvath recently co-authored a paper examining the neurological link between the diet of mice during pregnancy and the tendency of their offspring to become obese. The study, which was published on Jan. 23 in the journal Cell, may help researchers develop novel ways to fight the obesity epidemic. The News »

Altruism tainted by profit

January 21, 2014 • 0
New research from the Yale School of Management suggests that charitable giving may harm a company’s image.