August 2019 News

Tina Lu
August 30, 2019
Lu is a scholar and educator whose research and teaching focus on the literature of China’s late imperial period, from around 1550 to around 1750.
A wheat field and an old wooden grain mill wheel
August 30, 2019
A new study by archaeologists shows that humans were transforming the Earth much earlier than previously thought.
The Map Psalter
August 29, 2019
Both “Multicultural Middle Ages” and “Medieval World Literature, Genres and Geographies” ask students to think about a misunderstood era in a global context.
Brian Skinner
August 28, 2019
Brian Skinner, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Geology and Geophysics Emeritus, died on Aug. 21. He was 90 years old.
Jing Tsu
August 27, 2019
Tsu is a cultural and literary historian of modern China.
August 26, 2019
Faculty of Yale linguistics presented their work at the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS) in Melbourne, Australia, earlier this month.
Tina Lu
August 22, 2019
Tina Lu and Dr. Nenad Sestan were appointed to endowed professorships.