Other Ivies share in mental health concerns
Mental health and counseling services at Harvard, Princeton and Yale have strengths in different areas. But students at all three institutions share the view that their universities are delivering a lower standard of care than they believe is optimal.
With harder tasks, harder to be distracted
Facebook, Buzzfeed, Twitter — how often do people end up on sites like these when working on an essay or problem set? A recent Yale study on distractibility may provide answers about what is happening in the brain when attention strays from the task at hand.
Q&A: The Paternal Brain
The News spoke with psychiatry professor James Swain to talk about the implications of his research for fathers and their children.
At Peabody, the Samurai re-examined
On Saturday at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, visitors watched as experts in traditional Japanese sword drawing and modern Japanese martial arts performed.
In MH&C, the session limit does not exist
As students and administrators focus on the state of Yale’s mental health resources, questions of availability have become particularly contentious — namely, whether students are allowed more than 12 visits to Mental Health & Counseling per year. The short answer is yes, they are.
PA students and alumni oppose online degree
The majority of current and recently graduated physician associates at the Yale School of Medicine are opposed to the creation of an online version of their degree, according to a poll conducted by a recent graduate of the program.