Nov 1st, 2013
1:40 pm
November 1st, 2013 | Sci-Tech
Yale researcher boycotts NASA conference over ban on Chinese scientists

Wang, who is from southern China, came to Fischer after finding out weeks before that he had been denied a place at the conference, to be held at a NASA facility in California. A NASA official explained to Fischer that a public law had been passed in March forbidding NASA from permitting Chinese officials on its properties.

Oct 22nd, 2013
1:12 am
October 22nd, 2013 | Sci-Tech, University
Salovey appointed to Institute of Medicine

The IOM cited Salovey for developing the concept of emotional intelligence – how not only intellectual, but also emotional skills can guide thinking and decision-making. Also mentioned was Salovey’s current research, which examines how effective communication can influence people to modify behaviors correlated to cancer and HIV/AIDS. Other studies by Salovey and others have already been used to address how public health officials might more broadly educate the public on disease prevention and detection.

Oct 9th, 2013
2:34 pm
October 9th, 2013 | University
Mobile streaming, expanded DVR

Tivli, the online TV streaming service Yale uses, announced last Wednesday it would rename its company and rebrand services as Philo.

Oct 7th, 2013
12:58 pm
October 7th, 2013 | University
Rothman wins Nobel

“It was just a question of which year.”

Feb 13th, 2013
2:22 pm
February 13th, 2013 | University
Spaulding ’13 wins $1,000 on ‘Millionaire’

Sam Spaulding ’13 — the computer science major and trivia enthusiast who won $50,000 from “Jeopardy!” in 2010 — took away $1,000 on Tuesday’s episode of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?” The Yale senior wrangled categories vaguely outlining the course of a failed relationship – “Chance Encounters,” “Leisurely Battles” and “Bad Breakups,” to name […]

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