October 2015 News

The Yale Quantum Institute director Robert Schoelkopft crosses his fingers as President Peter Salovey pushes a button to formally launch the enterprise. (Photos by Peter Casolino)
October 28, 2015
With the push of a symbolic button, Yale’s innovative approach to quantum information science kicked into overdrive.
Harvard computer science professor David J. Malan, who started CS50 in 2007, with CS50 puppet, at Yale’s Sterling Law Building. (Photo by Dan Armendariz)
October 27, 2015
When Yale joined forces with Harvard for a new introduction to computer science course this fall, it was an unprecedented move — but one both students and faculty members say...
October 27, 2015
YaleNews features works recently or soon to be published by members of the University community. Descriptions are based on material provided by the publishers. Authors of new...
October 26, 2015
YaleNews features works recently or soon to be published by members of the University community. Descriptions are based on material provided by the publishers. Authors of new...
October 26, 2015
Four alumni and a former dean of the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences will receive Wilbur Cross Medals — the highest honor conferred by the school and its alumni...
Lady Gaga with President Peter Salovey, right, and Marc Brackett, director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, at the Emotion Revolution summit held at the Yale School of Management.
October 25, 2015
The Yale Emotional Intelligence Center and the Born This Way Foundation, created by Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta, hosted teens from across the country to...
Among the individuals whom Henry Koerner painted for Time were (from left) writer John Cheever, opera star Maria Callas, and pioneering heart surgeon Michael DeBakey.
October 22, 2015
The Henry Koerner Center for Emeritus Faculty is paying tribute to its namesake this fall with an exhibition titled “‘Real Portraits’: Time Covers by Henry Koerner.”