Campus & Community


Nine Yale faculty elected members of American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 17, 2019

Representing fields such as geology, economics, philosophy, and law, the Yale faculty inductees were announced by the academy April 17.

Alumni composers win Guggenheim Fellowships

April 17, 2019

Suzanne Farrin ’00 M.M., ’03 M.M.A., ’08 D.M.A. and Samuel Adams ’10 M.M. were awarded on “the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise.”

DiversAbility panel drives awareness, promotes equity

April 17, 2019

Sponsored by the Yale Alumni Association, the April 10 event drew alumni and volunteer leaders to discuss the contributions that people with disabilities offer.

Yale’s Rothman named fellow of Royal Society

April 17, 2019

Nobel laureate James Rothman has been named a fellow of the Royal Society, an honor bestowed to scientists in the United Kingdom and select foreign members.

Public safety advisory

April 16, 2019

The following public safety advisory was issued April 16 by Janet Lindner, vice president for administration.

Peabody Museum to host faculty talks and more for Yale Climate Day

April 16, 2019

Yale Climate Day 2019 will take place on Wednesday, May 1, from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the the Yale Peabody Museum. The program is free with pre-registration.

Faculty member Steven Wilkinson named next director of the MacMillan Center

April 16, 2019

Wilkinson, the Nilekani Professor of India and South Asian Studies, will begin his post on July 1.

Yale postdoctoral associate receives George Mercer Award

April 16, 2019

Brett Jesmer is receiving the prestigious award in recognition of a paper published last year that explored the migratory patterns of bighorn sheep and moose.

Green Careers, Women Leaders introduces students to environmental pathways

April 16, 2019

Hosted by Yale Environmental Women, the recent Green Careers, Women Leaders event welcomed 20 young women from local high schools and the homeschool community.

David Brion Davis, Pulitzer Prize winner and renowned historian of slavery

April 15, 2019

David Brion Davis, Sterling Professor of American History Emeritus and preeminent scholar of slavery and abolition, died April 14 of natural causes. He was 92.