Arts & Humanities

Six faculty members are honored for undergraduate teaching excellence

May 3, 2017

The six winners of the university’s top prizes recognizing undergraduate teaching excellence — Jacqueline Goldsby, Andrew Johnston, Gilbert Joseph, Nikhil...

Students win fellowships for continuing study

May 3, 2017

Yale undergraduate and graduate students are among the winners of National Science Foundation (NSF) fellowships, and Boren and Beinecke Scholarships.

Jazz musician Willie Ruff retires

May 2, 2017

Retiring after 46 years on the School of Music faculty, Ruff says he has no plans to stop telling stories through his music and teaching.

Art installation brings a ‘Festival of Borrowed Reflections’ to Evans Hall

May 2, 2017

Espejismo: A Festival of Borrowed Reflections, a first-of-its-kind art installation and collaboration between Yale School of Management students, Colombian...

Jazz musician Willie Ruff retires, but it’s ‘show time’ for him in the South

May 1, 2017

As a teenager in the army learning the French horn, Willie Ruff ’53M, ’54 M.M. was taught that “music don’t mean a thing unless it tells a story.” Though he...

Yale pianists participate in Rubinstein Competition

April 28, 2017

Two Yale School of Music students are competing at the 15th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition, in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Plan early: International festival tickets are now available

April 27, 2017

For those looking forward to attending the International Festival of Arts & Ideas, it’s not too soon to make plans: tickets are now available for events...

In conversation: John Peters on ‘marvelous clouds’ and rethinking nature and media

April 27, 2017

From cultural references to the sky, to works of art and poetry, weather is a topic that people can’t seem to stop talking — and writing — about.

Bromwich and Mobarak awarded Carnegie Fellowships

April 26, 2017

Professors David Bromwich and Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak have received 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowships to fund their research projects.

Book: A Thousand and One Fossils

April 26, 2017

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