November 2023 News

November 30, 2023
Fifty-one years after a seminal Yale study on economic growth, economists and policymakers gathered on campus for a conference on sustainable development.
a planet exhibits a slight tilt
November 28, 2023
Understanding that even planets in pristine solar systems have some orbital tilt puts Earth’s solar system into a larger perspective, researchers say.
Sam Raskin
November 17, 2023
In an interview, new faculty member Sam Raskin talks about his approach to mathematics and a long-ago Thanksgiving that helped set him on his career path.
Image of Ned Blackhawk
November 16, 2023
Historian Ned Blackhawk’s sweeping volume, which recognizes the centrality of Native Americans in U.S. history, won the National Book Award in nonfiction.
November 13, 2023
In an interview, Nana Adusei-Poku talks about why she’s excited to be at Yale, how the study of Black melancholia meets the moment, and her love of water.
November 9, 2023
The Women Faculty Forum last month recognized Yale lector Sybil Alexandrov’s service with its Elga R. Wasserman Courage, Clarity, and Leadership Award. 
November 8, 2023
Kia Nobre has returned to Yale to lead the Wu Tsai Institute’s Center for Neurocognition and Behavior. In a Q&A, she discusses her research, goals, and more.