In Brief

December 14, 2017

Menachem Elimelech elected to the Chinese Academy of Engineering

Elimelech, the Roberto C. Goizueta Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering, is only one of 18 foreign members elected to the academy this year.

December 14, 2017

National Clinician Scholars Program announces new scholars

The NCSP, a fellowship program designed to prepare future heathcare leaders in the U.S. though scholarship, is proud to announce seven new scholars for 2018.

December 12, 2017

Dr. Ryan Kaple joins Yale Cardiology

Ryan Kaple ’08 M.D. will join the cardiology faculty on Jan. 1 as an assistant professor of medicine.

December 6, 2017

Modern Language Association honors two Yale faculty for their work

Two Yale faculty members have been recognized by the Modern Language Association of America for their work.

December 6, 2017

Koerner Center to stage play against backdrop of art exhibit

The Henry Koerner Center for Emeritus Faculty will present “England,” a play by Tim Crouch, at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 12.

December 5, 2017

F&ES student awarded ‘Scholarship for Sustainability’

The Environmental Research & Education Foundation awarded a Scholarship for Sustainability to James Souder, a master’s of environmental management candidate.

December 5, 2017

Law professor’s book named on New York Times’ ‘10 Best of 2017’

The New York Times selected James Forman Jr.’s “Locking Up Our Own” as one of the “10 Best Books of 2017.”

December 4, 2017

National Institute of Social Sciences recognizes Robert Shiller

Robert J. Shiller, Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale, received the Gold Honor Medal from the National Institute of Social Sciences.

December 4, 2017

Zhiwei Yun wins 2018 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize

Mathematics professor Zhiwei Yun received a prestigious New Horizons in Mathematics Prize Dec. 3 as part of the 2018 Breakthrough Prizes.

November 30, 2017

Yale ornithologist’s book named on New York Times’ ‘10 Best of 2017’

The New York Times selected Richard O. Prum’s “The Evolution of Beauty” as one of the “10 Best Books of 2017.”