February 2016 News

February 29, 2016
A Yale lab has unlocked the process by which a natural anti-cancer agent is able to bind to DNA and directly break both strands.
February 29, 2016
Edward Bouchet broke the color barrier for doctoral students in America in the 1870s, and now the spot where he attended classes and conducted experiments at Yale is being...
February 29, 2016
In its first live event on Yale’s campus, the series Intelligence Squared (IQ2) U.S. will address the motion: “Free Speech is Threatened on Campus” on Tuesday, March 1 from 6...
February 25, 2016
Women are intuitively more altruistic than men, even women who identify with traditionally masculine traits such as power, dominance, and independence, a new Yale-led meta-...
February 24, 2016
- Why do many people go out of their way to punish those who have done wrong to others — even when the punishers themselves have not been personally harmed?
February 23, 2016
Increasing diversity is not just an ideological goal, it is a practical one as well, said Professor Marvin Chun, speaking at a town hall on diversity in the workplace held...
February 22, 2016
A partnership between Yale University and the University of Connecticut (UConn) has selected the first projects that will spur creation of new biotechnology companies in...