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Laurie Santos
September 12, 2019
Based on her popular “Psychology and the Good Life” course, Yale psychologist Laurie Santos will host The Happiness Lab podcast, which will launch Sept. 17.
Roderick Ferguson
September 10, 2019
Ferguson, who joined the Yale Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies in July, is the author of work on feminism, race studies, and queer theory.
Dr. Arielle Baskin-Sommers
September 9, 2019
Dr. Baskin-Sommers was selected as the 2019 Early Career Award winner from the Division of Biopsychosocial Criminology of the American Society of Criminology.
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September 9, 2019
While those with autism have difficulty gauging emotions and mental states of others, they do fine analyzing social behavior in general, a new Yale study shows.
Edyta Bojanowska, Edward Rugemer and Robyn Creswell
September 6, 2019
Three Yale faculty members have been awarded book prizes by the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale.
Bruce Russett
September 5, 2019
Bruce Russett, Dean Acheson Research Professor of International Relations and Political Science at Yale, has received the Marquis Who’s Who Humanitarian Award, 2019. 
Alexander Schenker
September 5, 2019
Schenker, who helped establish Slavic studies at Yale, died on Aug. 21 in Branford, Connecticut. He was 94.