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Committee advises converting Jackson Institute to school of global affairs

November 14, 2018

An advisory committee report released Nov. 14 recommends adopting a robust, faculty-driven research program dedicated to solving real-world problems.

Journalist Janine di Giovanni to discuss the challenges of war reporting

November 8, 2018

Hosted by the Jackson Institute, “War Reporters: Enemies of the State or Truth Tellers” will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at noon in Horchow Hall.

Yale experts consider consequences of China’s rise as global power

November 6, 2018

The panel of Yale faculty considered China’s chances of meeting its goal of becoming a global power by 2049 and the implications for the United States.

Middle East expert Daniel Gerlach to discuss Syria’s civil war

November 6, 2018

Gerlach will discuss the civil war in Syria on Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. at Luce Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Ave.

Yale alumni startup aims to use tech to improve global healthcare access

November 5, 2018

YSPH alumni (and married couple) Kaakpema Yelpaala and Sara Yelpaala are leading the new health technology company access.mobile.

Program offers Chinese youth leaders perspectives on U.S. government

November 5, 2018

The China-Yale Youth Leaders Dialogue sent a visiting delegation from China to Yale and Washington, D.C. to discuss politics, education, business, and more.

Charting the rise of modern Iran with Yale historian Abbas Amanat

October 30, 2018

Amanat, the William Graham Sumner Professor of History, has charted five centuries of Iranian history with his new book, “Iran: A Modern History.”

Christopher Andrew to discuss ‘The Lost History of Global Intelligence’

October 29, 2018

Andrew, touted as the doyen of intelligence historians, will give a series of three lectures on Nov. 5-8. All three lectures begin at 4:30 p.m. in Luce Hall.

Yale experts to discuss U.S. strategy toward China

October 29, 2018

Moderated by FT’s Jamil Anderlini, the Nov. 2 panel will feature President Salovey and other faculty members discussing “China 2049 — New Era or New Threat.”

Conference on the future of Brazilian studies to be held at Yale

October 26, 2018

The two-day event, “Brazilian Studies in the United States: The Road Ahead,” takes place on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at Henry R. Luce Hall, 34 Hillhouse Ave.