In Brief


December 12, 2018

FAS dean announces new faculty appointments

Tamar Szabó Gendler, dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, announced three faculty appointments.

November 16, 2018

Dr. Jeanette Tetrault receives AMERSA Mentorship Award

Dr. Jeanette Tetrault, associate professor of medicine, has received the annual W. Anderson Spickard, Jr. Excellence in Mentorship Award.

November 15, 2018

Bring home a piece of the Peabody; museum holding online auctions

In preparation for the renovation of the Yale Peabody Museum, the museum will hold several online auctions of items it can no longer use.

November 7, 2018

Dr. Harvey Risch honored for pancreatic cancer research

Risch, professor of epidemiology (chronic diseases), is the recipient of the $50,000 Ruth Leff Siegel Award.

November 6, 2018

Dr. Gary Desir re-elected chair of Yale Medicine board

Desir, chair of internal medicine, has been elected to a second two-year term as chair of the Yale Medicine Board.

November 6, 2018

Animal welfare group conducting holiday pet food drive

Members of the university community have the opportunity to help animals in need during the annual holiday pet food drive organized by Help Willy’s Friends.

November 1, 2018

School of Medicine receives grant to support biomedical research program

Yale School of Medicine has been awarded a new four-year grant from the Amgen Foundation to provide hands-on laboratory experience to undergraduate students.

October 25, 2018

Police ‘turkey drive’ to raise funds for needy families

The Yale Police Department is accepting monetary donations now through Nov. 13 for its annual turkey drive event.

October 4, 2018

Griswold Research Fund open to new applications

The fund was established to assist faculty members to undertake research in the humanities

October 4, 2018

Hilles Publication Fund accepting applications

The fund was established through the generosity of the late Frederick W. Hilles to assist younger scholars in the humanities at Yale.