Ellen Kan
Staff Reporter
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Two Yale professors elected AAAS Fellows

Two Yale faculty members — professor of neurosurgery and of neuroscience Charles Greer and professor of biomedical engineering and of cell biology Martin Schwartz — […]

Mumps suspected on campus

Two Yale students — an undergraduate living on campus and a graduate student living off campus — are suspected to have contracted mumps, Yale Health Director Paul Genecin said in an email to the University community Tuesday morning.

Yale computer scientists unveil new OS

The world is now one step closer to the large-scale development of hacker-resistant operating systems, thanks to the efforts of a team from the Yale Computer Science Department.

Yale Stem Cell Center celebrates ten years

Last week, stem cell researchers from across the nation converged at the Yale School of Medicine to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Yale Stem Cell Center — one of America’s most prominent centers for stem cell research.

Yale program to bring solar power to low-income households

Low- and middle-income households will soon be able to join the nation’s growing renewable energy movement, thanks to a new Yale-led collaboration that seeks to examine and expand the market for solar power.

Yale affiliates lead in contributions to Democrats

This election cycle, Yale ranked 15th among American universities in total political donations, with University affiliates contributing $561,585 to candidates, parties and outside spending groups.

First Verrill medals awarded since 2008

This weekend, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History celebrated four of the nation’s most eminent natural scientists with the awarding of the Addison Emery Verrill Medal — the highest honor bestowed by the museum’s curators.

Third Tech Summit a success

Last Friday, students, faculty and alumni converged at the School of Management for the third annual Yale Technology Summit — a full-day celebration of technology and innovation on campus.

YURA launches Research Database

On Saturday, the Yale Undergraduate Research Association unveiled its Research Database, the most comprehensive, searchable directory of faculty research listings available to the Yale community to date.

F&ES partnership to engage campus with climate change

Thanks to a newly established partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication will bring climate research and quality journalism to a wider audience.

G&G professor wins Packard Fellowship

Geology and geophysics professor Noah Planavsky has been awarded a 2016 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering. This prestigious grant, which carries nearly $1 million, […]