Jennifer Nadelmann
Meet Yale’s ‘American girl’

The characters in the American Girl historical fiction series are metaphors for the time period they live in, said Valerie Tripp ’73, the main author […]

State cuts stall Yale nanotech center

While smaller is often better in the field of nanotechnology, where new materials and technologies are created on an atomic and molecular scale, the shrinking […]

Birds spread Lyme Disease

Researchers at the Yale School of Public Health have shown that birds have helped spread Lyme disease across North America. A team led by School […]

Study contradicts immune system assumptions

Overactive immune systems — not weakened ones, as conventionally believed — could make the elderly more prone to viral infections, Yale School of Medicine researchers […]

Shuttles increase service

Yale University Shuttle Services is expanding its routes to accommodate late-night studiers in Bass Library. Within the past year, the Yale Shuttle expanded its nightly […]

Briefly: Board of Aldermen approve new Department of Public Safety Communications

The Board of Aldermen approved the reconstruction of the William T. Rowe Public Housing project on Howard Avenue and the creation of a new Department […]

Conference pushes access to medicine

Students from around the world gathered at the eighth annual Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) conference, held on Nov. 14 and 15 at the […]

Study links ADHD to crime

Children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are more likely to commit crimes as adults, a Yale School of Public Health study found Sept. 30. Yale School […]

NIH awards Yale $7.5M

The National Institutes of Health awarded Yale School of Public Health professor Heping Zhang a $7.5 million grant on Sept. 30 — one of the […]

Neighbors lament dying trees

John Briggs, a custodian at Yale, has lived on Colony Road for about 15 years. And in that time, he has taken a liking to […]

Q&A | SOM solicits school reformer

The city of New Haven tapped Garth Harries ’95 in June to serve as the new assistant superintendent of New Haven Public Schools. Harries, who […]