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Constitution Day with Professor Akhil Amar

September 17, 2018

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar discusses what makes the U.S. Constitution unique and why we celebrate Constitution Day today.

Student engages the religion conversation in YDS ‘Quadcast’ series

September 14, 2018

Combining her interest in publicly engaged faith and the medium of podcasts, Emily Judd ’18 M.A.R. created “The Quadcast,” a Yale Divinity School podcast.

How sportswriter Ben Reiter ’02 B.A. predicted the Astros’ World Series win

September 14, 2018

Reiter will give a talk at 6 p.m. on Sept. 20, at the Yale Bookstore in support of his new debut book, “Astroball: The New Way to Win It All.”

Campus talk will explore research linking data from ice cores and history

September 14, 2018

Desert Research Institute hydrologist Joe McConnell ’82 will vist Yale on Monday, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. as part of the Yale Nile Initiative Lecture Series.

Yale-Smithsonian internships offer exciting research opportunities

September 14, 2018

The new internships are part of a wider partnership between Yale and the Smithsonian meant to prepare future generations of researchers and scholars.

I write, says Elizabeth Alexander, to ‘grasp life’ and ‘take you with me’

September 13, 2018

Alexander, a renowned poet, Yale alumna, and professor, gave the Windham-Campbell Literary Festival keynote address titled “Why I Write” on Sept. 12.

Yale Farm summer internship gives students a taste for agriculture and more

September 13, 2018

This summer at the Yale Farm, six Lazarus Summer Interns learned about farming, sustainable agriculture, food justice — and the value of a hard day’s work.

Global Climate Action Summit will highlight Yale research on carbon pricing

September 12, 2018

On Sept. 13, the summit hosts “Higher Education Leadership on Carbon Pricing,” which will explore efforts by Yale and others to implement campus carbon pricing.

How a Yale alumna is changing the face of angel investing

September 12, 2018

Led by Natalia Oberti Noguera ’05, the firm Pipeline Angels works to improve gender diversity among startups by training women and femmes to become investors.

The Week Ender: Happenings Sept. 14-16

September 12, 2018

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