Sci-Tech

Ryan Boyko, one of two quarantined graduate students, goes public

October 28, 2014 • 0
The Yale graduate student whose fever spurred panic about the possibility of Ebola in Connecticut just under two weeks ago publicly identified himself Monday night on cable television.
Sci-Tech

On quarantine, administrators’ statements contradict news reports

October 27, 2014 • 0
After news reports of a third Yale student being quarantined were released on Wednesday, Yale administrators could only confirm that there are currently two Yale researchers being quarantined.
Sci-Tech

Renamed astrophysics major revamps curriculum

October 27, 2014 • 0
This semester, changes are afoot in the astronomy department.
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Quarantine seeks to “play it safe”

October 21, 2014 • 0
Although the test came back negative, President Salovey said in a Thursday email that the researchers would continue their quarantine for 21 days, in adherence to guidelines established by the state of Connecticut.
Sci-Tech

CS department short on faculty

October 21, 2014 • 0
Last Tuesday, computer science department chair Joan Feigenbaum received an unpleasant reminder in her mailbox.
University

New West Campus center opens to mixed support

October 17, 2014 • 0
Although Yale’s West Campus will open a new center early next week, concerns regarding funding for the project have come under the microscope.
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City

Ebola scare ends with negative test

After local, state and federal health officials scrambled to address a possible case of Ebola, they found that the disease has not yet spread to the Elm City.
Sci-Tech

Ebola researchers will not sequester themselves

October 13, 2014 • 0
After returning from conducting Ebola research in Liberia, the two Yale public health students who had previously agreed to sequester themselves have reversed their decision.
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Sci-Tech

Health hackathon kicks off first year

October 13, 2014 • 0
On Friday, undergraduate Selin Isgüven ’15 entered the Hacking Health @ Yale without a team, a project or any inkling of what health care problem she was going to hack.
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Sci-Tech

Peabody’s Fiesta Latina brings in over 2,000

October 13, 2014 • 0
On Saturday, more than just dinosaurs took center stage in the Great Hall of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. Merengue musicians, mariachi bands and ballet folklorico performers could all be found singing and dancing next to the Apatosaurus.
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Culture

YSO, others commemorate passenger pigeons

October 13, 2014 • 0
The Yale Symphony Orchestra has shared the stage with renowned performers like Yo-Yo Ma. But until Saturday night the YSO had yet to share the stage with a pigeon.
University

Yale may import Harvard CS course

October 8, 2014 • 0
Harvard University’s Computer Science department may soon be hacking into Yale.