GSA exploring new transportation lines

March 7, 2013
The Graduate Student Assembly is considering offering students new transit options for the Westville, Edgewood and Dwight neighborhoods amidst concerns that Yale’s campus is inaccessible for some of its off-campus graduate students.

Hunger programs feel sequester pinch

March 7, 2013
Connecticut will face substantial cuts to both elderly nutrition programs and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.
Biological Clocks

Eating times affect circadian rhythm, study finds

March 5, 2013
Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine have found that when and what you eat affects the synchronization of the body’s biological clocks.

Common chemical linked to osteoarthritis, study shows

February 26, 2013
A recent study from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies has found that high levels of exposure to a chemical found in everyday products are linked to osteoarthritis.

TFA popularity rises

January 22, 2013
For an increasing number of Yale students, leaving the classroom after graduation means going back to the classroom — but as a teacher.

High BMI linked to cancer mortality

January 15, 2013
A recent study from the Yale School of Public Health shows increased endometrial cancer mortality rates in women with body mass index levels above the healthy range of 18.5 to 24.9.
Project honors Yale AIDS victims

Project honors Yale AIDS victims

December 4, 2012
Chris Glazek ’07 decided to commemorate Yalies who had died from the disease by creating the Yale AIDS Memorial Project.

Kreiss-Tomkins’ election unclear

November 16, 2012
While Election Day was last week, Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins ’13 will not know whether or not he has won a seat in the Alaska State House of Representatives until this Wednesday.

Yale holds global health competition

November 12, 2012
Yale held its first Global Health Case Competition this Saturday at the Yale School of Public Health.

With new class, exposure to a different world

November 8, 2012
Every Tuesday and Thursday at the Whitney Humanities Center, a class of roughly seven students meets to learn about and discuss kabuki, a form of Japanese theater that emerged in the 17th century. The Theater Studies Department has made it a focus to incorporate global themes and courses into Yale’s theater curriculum, said its Director »
Anne-Marie Slaughter, former head of policy for the State Department, spoke on Saturday about how women can become more successful leaders.

Women’s conference champions work-life balance

November 5, 2012
Last Saturday, speakers at the Women in Leadership Conference encouraged women to achieve success in their careers so that work environments become more conducive to raising families. Roughly 300 Yale students came to the Sterling Law Auditorium to attend the conference, an annual event hosted by Yale’s Women’s Leadership Initiative. The conference included three keynote »

Candidates appear on ballot twice

November 2, 2012
When Connecticut voters head to the polls this Tuesday, they will see the names of both U.S. Senate candidates on their ballots — twice. Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon will appear on the Republican Party and the Independent Party lines, while Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy will appear on the Democratic Party and the Working Families »