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William Kelly Simpson
October 5, 2017
The contributions of late Yale Professor William Kelly Simpson ’47, ’48 M.A., ’54 Ph.D. to Near Eastern studies will be recognized at a colloquium in his honor
DNA Double Helix
October 4, 2017
Yale scientists have pinpointed the molecular mechanism that allows mutations in the gene that predisposes women to breast cancer.
Elijah Anderson
October 3, 2017
Professor Elijah Anderson delivered a keynote address at the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Forum, held at Augsburg College and the University of Minnesota Sept. 13-16.
Professor Paul Bloom
October 2, 2017
Yale psychologist Paul Bloom is the recipient of the $1 million 2017 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize for his investigations into how children develop a sense of morality.
October 2, 2017
A new study demonstrates that an eight-week humanitarian intervention can improve the mental health of individuals affected by Syria's war.
Professor Akhil Amar
September 29, 2017
Akhil Reed Amar testified before the U.S. Senate about two bills that attempt to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by the President.
Image of a tree emerging from an open book
September 29, 2017
A new collaborative initiative links scholars in the arts and humanities to deepen the understanding of the ways culture is intertwined with nature.