Mar 23rd, 2013
10:14 am
March 23rd, 2013 | University
NBC correspondent Bazell to join Yale faculty

Next fall, Yalies will have the opportunity to take classes with award-winning journalist Robert Bazell. Bazell announced earlier yesterday that he will be leaving his position as NBC News’ chief science and health correspondent to serve as an adjunct professor in the Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Department. Producing over 4,000 reports for the network since […]

Feb 17th, 2013
8:08 pm
February 17th, 2013 | Sci-Tech
Q&A with Richard Flavell, 2013 Vilcek Prize co-winner

Yale School of Medicine immunologists and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators Richard Flavell and Ruslan Medzhitov were named winners of the Vilcek Prize for Biomedical Sciences, receiving $100,000 for their work on the role of the immune system in a range of diseases, including Type 2 diabetes. Flavell sat down with the News and spoke […]

Oct 18th, 2012
12:17 am
October 18th, 2012 | City
‘Apple picking’ thief strikes Chapel and High

The Yale community may soon receive another message from Yale Police Chief Ronnell Higgins after a Wednesday night theft attempt broke out just hours after Higgins released an afternoon safety advisory on iPhone theft. Dubbed “apple picking,” the new phenomenon has been on the rise as thieves target iPhone users for robbery attempts. But the […]

Jan 18th, 2012
1:47 am
January 18th, 2012 | University
Soundbites: Joe Miller LAW ’95 edition

Joe Miller LAW ’95 came achingly close to claiming a seat in the U.S. Senate back in the 2010 elections, but fell to incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s historic write-in campaign. Last night, he swung by the Yale Political Union to explain why he doesn’t want the federal government involved in public education. Below are a […]

Oct 11th, 2011
2:30 pm
October 11th, 2011 | University
Philosophy conference questions everything

“Why is there something, rather than nothing at all?” This question commanded the attention of physicists, theologians and philosophers as the “why is there anything?” conference visited campus this weekend. From Thursday to Sunday, the invitation-only conference brought a litany of famed professors to the Maurice Greenberg Center and 53 Wall Street for heated debate […]

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