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Teaching and learning online, unconventionally

October 31, 2014 • 0
A decade ago, if professor Diana Kleiner had had a crucial question about a detail on a Roman ruin in the Syrian desert city of Palmyra, she would have had to get on a plane.
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Critical of state’s Ebola measures, Boyko released from quarantine

October 31, 2014 • 0
Two weeks after being admitted to Yale-New Haven Hospital with Ebola-like symptoms, Ryan Boyko GRD ’18 has been released from a state-mandated quarantine.
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Peabody haunts, hoping to attract adults

October 31, 2014 • 0
Last night, zombies, princesses, pirates, cowboys and an 85-pound Burmese python all had a chance to mingle among the dinosaurs in the darkened halls of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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CS department short on faculty

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