April 2024 News

April 19, 2024
In a new book, historian Alvita Akiboh examines how national iconography has been used across U.S. territories.
Naomi Lamoreaux in the National Portrait Gallery, London, 2018.
April 18, 2024
The Stanley B. Resor Professor of Economics and History at Yale looks back on her illustrious career ahead of a mini-conference in honor of her research.
A tiny group of stars in orbit around the Milky Way. Credit: S. Gwyn
April 12, 2024
If confirmed as a galaxy, the system would be the faintest galaxy ever discovered — and may suggest that many others remain to be discovered.
April 12, 2024
In a semester-long lecture series open to the public, Yale’s David W. Blight will explore the history of slavery and its continued effects.
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
April 12, 2024
Six FAS faculty members are among the 188 Fellows in 52 fields awarded 2024 fellowships by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation: Ned Blackhawk, Howard R. Lamar...
Top row: Ned Blackhawk, Marta Figlerowicz, Ben Hagari, Elizabeth Hinton; Bottom row: Tavia Nyong’o, Doug Rogers, Travis Zadeh
April 12, 2024
Seven Yale faculty members–including six from the FAS–have received 2024 fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.
April 10, 2024
Yale Economist Philipp Strack has won the John Bates Clark Medal, widely considered the most prestigious award bestowed on young American economists.