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Photograph of Amy Hungerford
May 30, 2019
The message below was sent to FAS faculty on May 30, 2019. —————————- Dear FAS Colleagues, I write with the bittersweet...
Portrait of Dean Tamar Gendler, sitting in front of a bookcase.
May 16, 2019
Tamar Szabó Gendler has been reappointed as dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) for a five-year term beginning July 1.
Portrait of Hazel Carby, sitting in front of a fireplace and some bookshelves. She is passively smiling.
June 17, 2019
A world-renowned scholar in the fields of feminist literary studies and black studies, Carby was instrumental in advancing African American studies at Yale.
Formal portrait of Charles Ahn, standing in front of a bookshelf.
June 17, 2019
Ahn focuses his research on the fabrication and characterization of the physical properties of materials using advanced synthesis and measurement techniques.
Picture of a galaxy with red and blue accents.
June 13, 2019
Astronomers at Yale and the University of Kansas have discovered a new class of “cold quasars” that could change our perception of how galaxies mature.
Formal portrait of Alanna Hickey, standing in front of a green bush.
June 11, 2019
In her class on “Literature In/of Connecticut,” English professor Alanna Hickey explores the Nutmeg State through slave narrative, novels, and poetry.
Book cover from Oxford University Press, displaying the name of the book with the word "make" in cursive, contrasting with the rest which are capitalized. The background has a dark green shade in the bottom and it fades into white as it approximates the top of the page.
June 10, 2019
David Bromwich, Sterling Professor of English (Oxford University Press)