Sci-Tech

Suskind sparks autism research

April 15, 2014 • 0
A partnership between Yale researchers and the Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Ron Suskind may lead to new treatments for autism.
University

European Commission VP talks free trade

October 31, 2013 • 0
On Wednesday afternoon, European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding spoke on campus about the benefits of a free-trade agreement between the United States and the European Union, as well as her vision for the future of the EU. Reding — who serves as the first European Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship — addressed »
City

City residents to teach Free Skool

October 17, 2013 • 0
For the past year, the New Haven Free Skool has offered city residents free classes on topics ranging from art therapy to bike maintenance and Mexican salad-making.
Sci-Tech

Yale report explores Texan attitudes on climate change

October 1, 2013 • 0
A study published Sept. 23 by the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication (YPCCC) reveals how Texans differ from the nation in beliefs about global warming. While the study found that that more Texans believe global warming is happening than the national average, the report also found that a smaller portion of Texans believed that »
The Board of Aldermen’s Human Services Committee authorized a proposal to provide job education training to food stamp recipients.
City

Aldermen debate food stamps

September 26, 2013 • 0
A new proposal working its way though city government could win hundreds of thousands of dollars of job training for food stamp beneficiaries. In a meeting Wednesday night, the New Haven Board of Aldermen’s Human Services Committee unanimously authorized a proposal to secure over half a million dollars from the Connecticut Department of Social Services »
Sci-Tech

US Energy Dept. funds Yale proposal

December 12, 2012 • 0
Two Yale professors want to generate power by using a currently untapped energy source — wasted heat in the atmosphere caused by machines.