University | 7:43 pm | June 6, 2013 | By Amy Wang

Samantha Power ’92 named ambassador to UN

Following President Barack Obama’s Wednesday announcement of Susan Rice as his new top national security adviser, Samantha Power ’92 has been named to take on Rice’s former role as United States ambassador to the United Nations. Power, who began her career as a journalist covering the Yugoslav Wars and later served as the founding executive »

University | 6:45 pm | November 10, 2012 | By Eric Xiao

U.N. Sec-Gen Ban Ki-moon to speak at Yale

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will speak on campus Tuesday.

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be at Yale Tuesday as part of the George Herbert Walker, Jr. Lecture Series. The talk, which will be held in Luce Auditorium, is titled “Shaping Solutions for a World in Transition.” Ban, who was appointed to lead the U.N. in 2007 and re-elected unanimously in 2011, played a prominent role in creating »