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Yale unveils Energy Studies program

April 4, 2013 • 0
In an effort to create an academic track that caters to undergraduates interested in the scientific, economic and social impact of energy production, the Yale Climate & Energy Institute unveiled a new Energy Studies program this week.
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Media attacks duck genitalia research

April 2, 2013 • 0
In the past week, Yale ornithology professor Richard Prum has come under attack from various media outlets for his study of ducks’ sexual anatomy and forced copulation.
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Public alarm over climate change grows

April 2, 2013 • 0
Yale researchers have found that Americans are growing increasingly alarmed about climate change.
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Students start noodle restaurant

April 1, 2013 • 0
Last Friday, Yale’s first student-run pop-up restaurant opened its doors to serve noodles to 60 customers in the Davenport basement.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73, right, discussed public opinion on climate change in a Wednesday panel.
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FES panel urges political action on climate change

March 28, 2013 • 0
Sen. Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73 addressed a crowd of roughly 100 in Kroon Hall Wednesday night.
The “Portraits of Wounded Bodies” exhibition at the John Hay Whitney Medical Library explores common Civil War medical practices through photographs and medical journals.
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Medical library showcases war photographs

March 26, 2013 • 0
Civil War clinical photography is currently on display in an exhibit at the John Hay Whitney Medical Library.
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Urry elected president of Astronomical Society

March 5, 2013 • 0
Physics professor Megan Urry — an advocate for female leadership in the science community — has been elected the next president of the American Astronomical Society.
Thursday’s Corruption, Accountability and Governance in Africa conference delved into the intricacies of contemporary African politics.
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Panelists address corruption in Africa

March 1, 2013 • 0
Experts from the fields of policy and academia came from across the country to present their research at a conference on corruption in Africa this Thursday.
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Stress may offer workplace benefits

February 26, 2013 • 0
Amidst midterm season, President-elect Peter Salovey has a message for students — stress can be good.
The collapse of one of the Yale Farm’s three high tunnels during the Feb. 8 snowstorm will limit the farm’s planting and harvesting capacity this season.
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After blizzard, Yale Farm recovers

February 26, 2013 • 0
Interns at the Yale Farm scrambled to rescue their winter crop from the path of this month's blizzard.
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Promise director reflects on low-income challenges

February 21, 2013 • 0
When Patricia Melton ’82 first came to Yale, she was a first-generation college student barely able to afford textbooks. Thirty years later, she’s back in New Haven helping other high school students get on the path to a college degree.
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Student start-up delivers brunch to rooms

February 19, 2013 • 0
Instead of making the trek to the dining halls on Saturday mornings, students can have brunch delivered right to their rooms by a new student-run startup.