October 2018 News

Picture of the Certificate of Identity of Anna May Wong. On the left-hand side, a black and white picture of a young Anna; and on the right-hand side, her information on a page watermarked "duplicate".
October 30, 2018
Yale history professors Mary Lui and Joanne Freeman discussed the Chinese Exclusion Act on the podcast BackStory’s new series on the history of citizenship.
Portrait of Abbas Amanat backed by books.
October 30, 2018
Amanat, the William Graham Sumner Professor of History, has charted charting five centuries of Iranian history with his new book, “Iran: A Modern History.”
Many students and faculty stand on the porch of a house, posing for the picture.
October 29, 2018
The recently expanded Department of Statistics and Data Science is helping to deepen Yale’s culture of engagement and interdisciplinary collaboration. 
Portraits of, from left to right, Peter Salovey, Nuno Monteiro, Stephen Roach, Jing Tsu, and Aleh Tsyvinski.
October 29, 2018
Moderated by FT’s Jamil Anderlini, the Nov. 2 panel will feature President Salovey and other faculty members discussing “China 2049 — New Era or New Threat.”
David Jackson talks from a podium. Further away, two other speakers sit.
October 26, 2018
The two-day event, “Brazilian Studies in the United States: The Road Ahead,” takes place on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at Henry R. Luce Hall, 34 Hillhouse Ave.
Portrait of Yifeng Liu
October 25, 2018
Yale’s Yifeng Liu will be awarded the 2018 SASTRA Ramanujan Prize for his contributions to the field of mathematics. 
Portrait of Anna Zayaruznaya
October 25, 2018
Anne Eller, William Rankin, and Anna Zayaruznaya have been honored with the annual award, given to untenured faculty in the humanities for outstanding research.