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December 9, 2015
Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper ’34, Ph.D., known affectionately as “Amazing Grace,” would have been 109 years old today. Inventor of the first computer compiler, she was a...
December 7, 2015
Yale University has launched a first-of-its-kind pilot program to put a price tag on the use of carbon — with some of the most prominent campus buildings playing a role in...
December 7, 2015
Fengnian Xia, newly named as the Barton L. Weller Assistant Professor in Engineering and Science, researches photonics and electronics using emerging materials such as...
December 7, 2015
Judy J. Cha, newly named as the Carol and Douglas Melamed Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, focuses her research on synthesis and...
December 3, 2015
Since 1974, Robert Stepto has taught legions of Yale students in the fields of African American studies, American studies, and English. In October, his distinguished career...
December 3, 2015
The Yale Group for the Study of Native America has launched a three-year pilot program to support indigenous performing arts at the university. The Yale Indigenous Performing...
December 2, 2015
The Modern Language Association of America (MLA) has awarded its 14th annual William Sanders Scarborough Prize to Yale faculty member Anthony Reed for his book “Freedom Time...