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‘Fiesta Latina’ to celebrate music, dance, and culture of Latin America

October 9, 2018

The Peabody museum, in conjunction with Junta for Progressive Action, will host the 16th annual “Fiesta Latina” on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Making a difference in Cape Town: All the news that’s fit to share

October 9, 2018

Monisha Merchant ’04 M.B.A. describes her work helping South African students launch a series of student newspapers with the Yale Alumni Service Corps.

Students invited to take pledge to vote — and beat Harvard — on Oct. 12

October 9, 2018

Civic responsibility and school spirit will merge on Friday, Oct. 12, when Every Vote Counts kicks off its Pledge to Vote campaign 3-5 p.m. on Cross Campus.

Kerry, Friedman discuss democracy at home and abroad

October 9, 2018

Thomas L. Friedman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author, visited Yale on Oct. 8 for a conversation with former Secretary of State John Kerry ’66.

Bug love: Alumna Aly Moore is getting more people to eat insects

October 9, 2018

Alumna, entrepreneur, and “Bugible” blogger Aly Moore ’14 B.A. is on a mission to make edible insects mainstream, one bug and wine pairing at a time.

YSM researcher hits the road on ‘American Roads to Recovery’ listening tour

October 9, 2018

Brent Moore, a research scientist in the psychology department, and a college friend are hopping aboard an RV for a unique listening tour across America.

Scenes from the 2018 ANAAY Powwow

October 8, 2018

Hosted by the Association of Native Americans at Yale, the powwow was held Oct. 7 to coincide with Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebrations across the continent.

Cheers and roses from undergrads for Yale’s latest Nobel laureate

October 8, 2018

William Nordhaus — the newly minted winner of a Nobel Prize in economics — hasn’t let the award go to his head. But it’s not for lack of his students’ trying.

Francesco Iachello’s 40 years of leadership in theoretical physics feted

October 8, 2018

The departments of physics and chemistry and the Wright Laboratory hosted a two-day symposium in celebration of the career of the J.W. Gibbs Professor Emeritus.

Life of Yale psychology pioneer Allan Wagner to be memorialized Oct. 27

October 8, 2018

The life of Allan R. Wagner, a Yale psychologist who studied the mechanisms of learning and memory, will be celebrated on Saturday, Oct. 27 at Battell Chapel.