In Brief


April 12, 2019

YLS’s Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project goes to nationals

Eight New Haven high school students coached by Yale Law students competed at the National Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition from April 5 to April 7.

April 11, 2019

Elijah Anderson to lead seminar

The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia will host a seminar titled “Race, Poverty, and the Irregular Economy” with Elijah Anderson on Friday, April 12, in Phil

April 11, 2019

Mark Ashton honored by New England Society of American Foresters

The award is presented to an SAF member whose work reflects that of the late F&ES professor.

April 11, 2019

F&ES Dean Indy Burke named Ecological Society of America Fellow

Burke has been named a fellow for her contributions to the field of ecology.

April 11, 2019

David Blight receives Christopher Award for biography of Frederick Douglass

David W. Blight has received a Christopher Award for his book “Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom.”

April 4, 2019

Leducq Transatlantic Network makes Schwartz a team leader

Schwartz will oversee the North American researchers of the network, marking the fourth time a Yale professor has played such a role.

April 4, 2019

Walk to raise funds for Mayor’s Task Force on AIDS

Members of the university community are invited to join the 15th Annual AIDS Walk to raise money for the New Haven Mayor’s Task Force on AIDS.

April 2, 2019

Geneticist Lesch is named a 2019 Searle Scholar

The Searle program will dedicate $300,000 to support the research of Bluma Lesch, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor of genetics.

April 2, 2019

Dr. Lauren Ferrante honored with inaugural Arti Hurria Award

The American Geriatrics Society honored Ferrante with the inaugural Arti Hurria Memorial Award for Emerging Investigators in Internal Medicine.

April 1, 2019

Students can enjoy discounts and more during College Night on Broadway

College students from across the state will converge on Broadway in New Haven on Thursday, April 4 to celebrate College Night.