Faculty from a number of disciplines will be a part of the Institute of Network Science.

Yale launches institute to study networks

April 15, 2013 • 0
Yale will launch an Institute of Network Science, or YINS, this summer to study the nature of complex interactions in fields ranging from sociology to biology.
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Study links hunger, autoimmune diseases

April 9, 2013 • 0
Yale researchers have helped uncover the cellular mechanism that explains how changes in our diet may have led to increasing rates of autoimmune diseases.

Yale neuroscientists prepared to help build “BRAIN”

April 5, 2013 • 0
Yale researchers are poised to contribute to the national decade-long effort to map the human brain.

Conference center may mark turning point for West Campus

March 29, 2013 • 0
When the West Campus inaugurated its newly renovated $4 million conference center — a sparkling new cafeteria and gathering space — on Wednesday afternoon, it represented for many a turning point for the sprawling 136-acre complex.
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Study explores alcohol dependence

March 26, 2013 • 0
Researchers at the medical school have shown that the brains of heavy drinkers process alcohol in a way that encourages substance dependence.

Federal grants, aid hit by sequester

March 8, 2013 • 0
Roughly 10 University officers met on Tuesday to consider the grim reality of the sequester and its potential effects on the University.

Applied physics reflects, post-SEAS split

February 28, 2013 • 0
Nearly three years have passed since the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science decided to move the Applied Physics Department out of the school.

Engineers Week promotes entrepreneurship

February 22, 2013 • 0
The second annual National Engineers Week at Yale comes to a close today, having promoted a University-wide engineering culture and fostered discussion about entrepreneurship.
Nobel Prize winner Daniel Kahneman discussed the cognitive biases that undermine the rational assumptions of economics.

Kahneman talks rationality

February 21, 2013 • 0
Addressing an overflowing crowd in SSS 114 Wednesday afternoon, Nobel Prize winner Daniel Kahneman outlined a psychological framework for understanding irrationality in our everyday lives.
President-elect Peter Salovey participated in the ribbon cutting for the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design, which first opened in August.

CEID officially opens

February 15, 2013 • 0
Though open to the Yale community since Aug. 26, the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design in the Becton Center held an official dedication ceremony Thursday afternoon.
Food addiction, which has been implicated as a factor in obesity, may lead to stigmatization of the obese.

Food addiction stigma scrutinized

February 12, 2013 • 0
Research out of the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity is the first to examine the stigmatization of food addiction.

Headed to Duke, Brownell shapes obesity studies

February 8, 2013 • 0
The fight against obesity may never be the same thanks to Kelly Brownell.