January 2017 News

January 25, 2017
The Heising-Simons Foundation announced the inaugural class of 51 Pegasi b Fellows, named for the first exoplanet discovered orbiting a Sun-like star. Songhu Wang, a...
Façade of Warner House during the day
January 25, 2017
As of January 1st, 2017, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences has welcomed 13 new tenured and tenure-track faculty members to Yale. Conventionally, scholars recruited to join the...
January 24, 2017
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January 20, 2017
Yale professors of law, psychology, and philosophy apply their expertise to modern issues facing the media and society.
January 20, 2017
A look inside “Other Minds” is the theme of the 2017 Shulman Lecture in Science and Humanities presented by the Whitney Humanities Center (WHC).
January 19, 2017
David Bowie and Prince — two iconic musicians who changed the face of popular music culture in the second half of the 20th century — will be celebrated with a four-day event...
January 18, 2017
The plight of Earth’s primates has prompted researchers around the world to call for sweeping societal changes before hundreds of non-human species are driven to extinction.