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University

Diversity report may spur change

November 20, 2014 • 0
Nine months after an external review found Yale to be lacking in faculty and administrative diversity, the University appears to be seriously considering the review’s recommendations.
University

In faculty hiring, spouses pose unique challenge

November 14, 2014 • 0
Spousal hiring at a university poses a “dual-career problem” when two partners do not both receive positions at the same institution or city, forcing one of them to reject an otherwise desirable offer.
Richard Bribiescas will become the first deputy provost for faculty development and diversity.
University

New deputy provost to address faculty diversity

November 13, 2014 • 0
Anthropology Department chair Richard Bribiescas will serve as the first deputy provost for faculty development and diversity at the University.
University

After 41 years of co-education, gender gaps in majors endure

November 6, 2014 • 0
According to students and faculty interviewed, a lack of female majors in STEM fields often discourages incoming women from pursuing studies in those fields.
University

FES tackles gender imbalance

October 15, 2014 • 0
Before 2009, the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies never had more than one female professor at a time.
Sci-Tech

Researchers develop green walls

September 19, 2014 • 0
Researchers at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies are out to turn a tower into a wall.
Sci-Tech

Radio show raises climate change awareness

September 3, 2014 • 0
In less time than it takes to brush your teeth, a new radio series out of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies is spreading climate change awareness.
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Sci-Tech

Conference considers energy future

April 18, 2014 • 0
According to experts at the Yale Climate and Energy Institute’s annual conference, the state of global energy in 2030 remains uncertain.
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Sci-Tech

Soil texture key in deforestation

April 15, 2014 • 0
A new Yale study reveals soil texture is key to understanding the vulnerability of an ecosystem to deforestation.
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City

New Haven Farms triples capacity

April 4, 2014 • 0
New Haven Farms, an urban agriculture non-profit that provides free produce to disadvantaged residents, is in the process of acquiring a new farm that will triple its food output.
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Sci-Tech

Grant promotes urban forestry awareness

March 28, 2014 • 0
A recent grant from Connecticut should make New Haven a little greener.
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.
Sci-Tech

Yalies raise awareness in Sochi

February 28, 2014 • 0
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.