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Yale’s RULER program for EQ implemented at 37 PrepaTec schools in Mexico

January 14, 2019

Co-developed by Yale’s Marc Brackett, founder of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, the RULER program aims to improve the “EQ” of students and adults.

HAPPINESS Project increases access to mental health treatment in Nigeria

January 9, 2019

Co-founded by Yale psychologist Dr. Theddeus Iheanacho, the program aims to improve mental health and epilepsy treatment in the country's underserved...

America abandoned family values at the border

January 7, 2019

President Trump’s Nov. 9 proclamation represents an American policy that will damage children and families seeking refuge and asylum at our borders.

Looking for balance between conservation and development in Africa

January 7, 2019

Helen Gichohi, this year's McCluskey Visiting Fellow in Conservation, is at F&ES researching environmental threats posed by the continent's...

YaleNews looks back on 2018

December 19, 2018

Over the course of 2018, YaleNews published more than 1,200 stories — from news of awards and honors to groundbreaking discoveries, campus events and much more.

A dream of sustainable surgery in Uganda

December 18, 2018

Yale Medicine doctors like Doruk Ozgediz, Tobias Carling, and others are working to improve access to and quality of medical care in Uganda.

Pension plan improving mental health in China

December 14, 2018

As a policy matter, an investment in social pensions could help reduce costs for mental health treatment as well as physical health care, say YSPH researchers.

A People’s Constitution: The Everyday Life of Law in the Indian Republic

December 13, 2018

Rohit De, assistant professor of history (Princeton University Press)

Collaborating for climate: inside a design sprint

December 13, 2018

Last month, Tsai CITY’s OpenLab joined the global conversation on climate change as part of the United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Conference speakers propose holistic approach to conserving culture, nature

December 7, 2018

The “Culture in Crisis,” Conference, held at the University of Pretoria, was co-hosted by Yale’s Global Cultural Heritage Initiatives and other global partners.