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Nobel laureate John Goodenough ’44 inspires next generation of scientists

October 9, 2019

John Goodenough ’44 B.A., a professor at the University of Texas-Austin, won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work developing the lithium-ion battery.

Yale women in clean energy defy industry’s gender imbalance

October 7, 2019

On Oct. 9, five women in the clean energy industry — all Yale alumni — will present as part of a career panel at Kroon Hall.

Global fintech entrepreneurs discuss cryptocurrency at Yale Center Beijing

October 1, 2019

The meeting, which took place on Sept. 17, included a dialogue between Wei Zhou, CFO of Binance, and Bitso co-founder Daniel Vogel.

Screening and panels shine light on power of prison education

September 30, 2019

Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Lynn Novick ’83 B.A. will screen her new PBS series “College Behind Bars,” on Oct. 1 at the Whitney Humanities Center.

After discovering his own rare disease, alum unites others through music

September 27, 2019

After a diagnosis of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, composer Jordan Plotner ’17 channeled his pain into a virtual musical ensemble called The Resonance Project.

Six Yale affiliates are winners of unrestricted MacArthur ‘genius’ grants

September 25, 2019

The six are Danielle Citron; Lisa Daugaard ’95 J.D.; Annie Dorsen ’96, ’00 M.F.A.; Saidiya Hartman ’92 Ph.D.; Joshua Tenenbaum ’93; and Emily Wilson ’01 Ph.D.

Yale College’s ‘First Women’ gather on campus for a weekend of events

September 23, 2019

During tours, talks, dinners, and more, women from the first coed classes at Yale College reflected on their experience and its impact on women who followed.

Yale School of Management celebrates women entrepreneurs

September 23, 2019

On Sept. 12, SOM Dean Kerwin K. Charles kicked off the first in a series of events to celebrate women this year, as part of the university-wide initiative.

‘I was one of them’: A ‘First Woman’ reflects on her time at Yale

September 18, 2019

Andrea DaRif ’73, ’74 M.F.A. reminisces about her time as one of Yale College’s first women.

YaleFin hosts joint Yale-Princeton quant finance roundtable

September 18, 2019

Over 150 Yale and Princeton alumni recently gathered in New York for an in-depth discussion on quantitative finance led by Mark Carhart ’88 and Jeffrey Wecker.