Campus & Community

Yale Divinity student explores new social solutions in Kenyan slum

February 12, 2018

Heaven Berhane discusses traveling to Kibera, Kenya with support from Tsai CITY to do research toward providing a child welfare center for the community.

Four faculty members appointed to endowed chairs

February 12, 2018

Jason Crawford, Roderick McIntosh, Zhong Shao, and Elisabeth Wood were named to endowed professorships.

Elisabeth Wood named the Crosby Professor of the Human Environment

February 12, 2018

Wood, focuses her research on political violence, particularly sexual violence during war, and the emergence and resolution of civil wars, other among topics.

Zhong Shao designated the Kempner Professor of Computer Science

February 12, 2018

Shao focuses his research on programming languages, compilers, formal methods, and operating systems.

Roderick McIntosh appointed the Stephenson Professor of Anthropology

February 12, 2018

McIntosh is an archaeologist who studies the ancient past of Africa, as well as the origin of complex societies worldwide.

Yale’s Alan Mikhail honored for work on environmental history

February 12, 2018

Mikhail, a renowned scholar of Middle East and Muslim history, was given the 2018 Anneliese Maier Research Award given by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

A maker space where art and technology merge

February 8, 2018

The Center for Collaborative Arts and Media aims to unite diverse arts disciplines at the intersections of art, design, film, music, performance, and science.

‘The opportunities are endless’: Pamela Cox on her career at Yale

February 8, 2018

HR’s Pamela Cox, who staff might know best from Taking Pride in Your Job and Best Foot Forward classes, discusses over 20 years working at Yale.

The Week Ender: Happenings Feb. 9-11

February 7, 2018

The Week Ender appears every Thursday in Yale News and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the university.

Vicky Chun to promote ‘winning culture,’ strong academics at Yale Athletics

February 7, 2018

Chun, who has previously served as director of athletics at Colgate University, will join Yale on July 1. Here, she discusses her vision for Yale Athletics.