Environmental film festival to engage audience

March 31, 2014 • 0
Today marks the beginning of the sixth annual Environmental Film Festival at Yale (EFFY).

After 2 years, Franke Program evolves

March 7, 2014 • 0
the Franke Program in Science and the Humanities promotes interdisciplinary academic experiences such as workshops on the philosophy of biology, or the overlap between physics and dance.

New SAT seeks to level playing field

March 6, 2014 • 0
Starting in the spring of 2016, the new SAT test will return to the 1600-point scale, among other changes.

McGuinty shares insights on Canadian politics

February 25, 2014 • 0
True success requires having a plan while staying open to new opportunities, according to former Premier of Ontario Dalton McGuinty.

Grand strategy leadership in flux

February 19, 2014 • 0
In the wake of the departure of Kennedy, Yale’s Grand Strategy program is looking into inviting female professors to its instructing team.

Calhoun hosts reunion

February 17, 2014 • 0
This past weekend, Calhoun College hosted a reunion for its alumni — the third residential college reunion ever to take place at Yale.

Study probes tenured teaching

February 13, 2014 • 0
Yale students who are taught by tenure-track professors may learn less than students taught by lecturers, according to a new study.

Philanthropists gather for conference

February 10, 2014 • 0
This past Friday, over 300 nonprofit and foundation representatives gathered in the Omni Hotel in New Haven to attend one of the only entirely student-run philanthropy conferences in the country.

Diplo to headline Spring Fling 2014

February 6, 2014 • 0
Diplo will headline this year’s Spring Fling, with Chance the Rapper and Betty Who completing the lineup for the April 26 event.

Researchers probe overeating, dopamine receptors

January 28, 2014 • 0
A new Yale study suggests that a certain type of neuron in the front of the brain might be to blame for the popularity of National Chocolate Cake Day, which was celebrated across the country on Monday. Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine demonstrated that stimulating a class of dopamine-receptor neurons in mice causes »

Gymnasts spring into ’14

January 23, 2014 • 0
While most Yale students neglected their fitness routines over the holidays, Yale’s gymnastics team was busy gearing up for its 2014 season. The team opened the season this past Sunday at the New Hampshire Invitational. The Bulldogs competed against the University of Minnesota, the University of New Hampshire and Brown, finishing fourth with a final »

Genetic cause of lupus found

January 21, 2014 • 0
A new Yale study may lead to a cure for lupus. Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine identified a genetic mutation that causes lupus, an autoimmune disease without a known cure. The gene typically repairs errors in DNA sequences, and the researchers observed symptoms of lupus in mice when the gene became mutated. While »