Hegghammer examines Jihadists and the internet

January 29, 2014
Thomas Hegghammer — a specialist in violent Islamism — spoke about the effectiveness of Jihadi efforts to recruit new members through online forums Tuesday night.

New undergrad fellowship offers policy research

January 23, 2014
Beginning this semester, 16 undergraduates will receive policy training and work experience through the Institution for Social and Policy Studies.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis look to capture first win

November 14, 2013
This weekend, the women's ice hockey team will square off against two ECAC teams in New York, still on the hunt for its first win of the season.

Former HP CEO champions small businesses

November 6, 2013
At a talk sponsored by the William F. Buckley Jr. Program, Carly Fiorina spoke about the crushing effect of increasingly complex government regulations on small businesses. A former chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard, former California Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate and prominent philanthropist, Fiorina said she worked her way up in the business world »
The Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center at Yale is now in its 21st year.

With grant, Center continues geriatric research

October 22, 2013
Now in its 21st year, the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center at Yale has received funding for five more years of research on health issues that affect the elderly.

Venezuelan political dissident speaks out at Yale

October 16, 2013
Carlos Vecchio — a political activist and Yale World Fellow — spoke about his work on the front lines of the Venezuelan political opposition movement on Tuesday.

Christakis studies networks

October 15, 2013
Nicholas Christakis ’84 has returned to Yale to study networks. After 12 years as a professor at Harvard, Christakis moved to Yale this fall to work with computer science professor, Daniel Spielman ’92, on the new Institute for Network Science — which integrates a range of social, natural and physical sciences to study the way »
For the first time, a student will lead the committee that advises Yale Health.

Student to advise Yale Health

October 9, 2013
This year, a student will lead the committee that advises Yale Health for the first time.

Study probes gender and self-control

October 1, 2013
Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine are exploring how gender affects eating habits and self-control. While an existing body of research suggests that women may struggle more with self-control when it comes to overeating, a study led by associate research scientist in psychiatry Tomoko Udo seeks a more precise understanding of the behavioral and »

Three Ivies join low-income student aid program

September 26, 2013
Yale has yet to sign onto the Say Yes to Education Inc. Compact, an agreement to provide low-income students with an affordable path through college.

Biotech company relocates highlights state growth

September 19, 2013
A medical research company’s new expansion into the greater Branford area has city and state officials pointing to biotechnology as a key economic driver for city’s economic future.

New rail line may boost city growth

September 13, 2013
A new rail line that will connect New Haven, Hartford and Springfield, Mass., is expected to multiply scheduling options and reduce fares for those traveling by train.