Sustainability plan launched

October 31, 2013
University President Peter Salovey and members of the Yale sustainability community gathered to launch the 2013–2016 Sustainability Strategic Plan Wednesday.

University announces three-year sustainability plan

October 29, 2013
After meeting nearly all the goals in Yale’s 2010–2013 sustainability plan, the University has embarked on a new leg of its initiative to reduce its environmental impact.

Yale first to offer MBA/MPH in 22 months

October 28, 2013
With the announcement Wednesday of the new 22-month joint degree MBA/MPH program from SOM and YSPH, the University is the first in the nation to offer the degree in such a short amount of time.

Partnership to encourage HIV/AIDS research

October 22, 2013
The Yale School of Public Health has formalized a 16-year-old partnership with Saint Petersburg State University in Russia to help combat HIV/AIDS. On October 11th, the universities agreed to create a new behavioral health research center based in St. Petersburg that will produce research on HIV/AIDS public health interventions. The two Universities have collaborated since »
Increasing budget cuts have forced researchers to find alternative funding for their projects.

Scientists experiment with crowdsourcing

October 18, 2013
As grants from federal organizations become increasingly difficult to secure, researchers at Yale and across the nation are turning to a new source of support: the public.

YCC, grad students release mental health reports

October 15, 2013
In an effort to spark a conversation between students and administrators about mental health at Yale, the Yale College Council released a 41-page report this weekend.
New research from the Yale School of Medicine exposes differences in the ways natural and artificial sweeteners
affect the dopamine reward system in the brain.

Brain recognizes sugar, artificial sweeteners

October 1, 2013
Not only can the brain can distinguish artificial sweeteners from sugar, but the body over time will display a strong preference for the latter, researchers from the Yale School of Medicine and John B. Pierce Laboratory have found.
In assessing global health contributions, UAEM ranked Yale 29th out of the 54 universities it evaluated.

With controversial report card, debate over Yale’s global health efforts

April 19, 2013
Yale is used to scoring high on rankings, but the University’s place on a global health impact report card fell far below expectations.

Conn. may ban indoor tanning for minors

April 9, 2013
The proposed bill would prevent all indoor tanning salons in the state from serving people under 18 years of age, unless they have the written consent of a physician.

Education reformers convene in New Haven

April 8, 2013
Last Thursday and Friday, New Haven’s Omni Hotel and Shubert Theater became home to hundreds of education reformers from around the country.
Eli Rivkin

YCC | Eli Rivkin ’15, events director

April 8, 2013
As the uncontested candidate for YCC events director, Eli Rivkin ’15 hopes to showcase all of Yale’s talents.
“Vibrator” explores two couple’s problems with intimacy in the late 19th century.

With ‘Vibrator,’ an exploration of intimacy

April 3, 2013
This Wednesday night, the Dramat will premiere its spring semester mainstage production, “In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play).”