International

Yale Young African Scholars celebrates 5th anniversary

January 29, 2018

The program is designed for African students planning to pursue higher education and who wish to make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent.

Divinity School’s ‘Life Worth Living’ course goes global

January 26, 2018

The course, already offered at the University of Sheffield in England, will be offered for the first time this semester at the University of Hong Kong.

Foreign policy expert Polk to discuss U.S. in the post-imperial world

January 26, 2018

William R. Polk, a veteran foreign policy consultant and author, will give a series of three Henry L. Stimson Lectures on Feb. 1, Feb. 5, and Feb. 7.

Study: Abuse and neglect during childbirth common among Jordanian women

January 25, 2018

A new study led by YSPH's Kaveh Khoshnood, the first of its kind, has found that 32% of Jordanian women report neglect and 37% verbal abuse during...

A Syria plan that breaks the law

January 24, 2018

The commitment of the American people to an indefinite conflict in Syria will break just about every relevant law on the books.

Minja brings better medical imaging technology to homeland of Tanzania

January 23, 2018

YSM professor Dr. Frank Minja’s recent leave of absence took him to a Dar es Salaam hospital to upgrade their medical imaging technology — and quality of care.

Symposium explores impact of popular music on Iranian society

January 23, 2018

"Popular Music & Society in Iran: New Directions," a two-day event examining the significance of music in Iran, will take place at Yale on Jan....

Yale eye doctor set his sights on volunteer mission to Nepal

January 23, 2018

Ophthalmologist Christopher Teng discusses his 2017 medical mission to provide free eye care to villagers in the earthquake-ravaged Gorkha region of Nepal.

2018 Environmental Performance Index: Air quality top public health threat

January 23, 2018

Now in its 20th year, the biennial report is produced by researchers at Yale and Columbia in collaboration with the World Economic Forum.

Spanish Modernism and the Poetics of Youth

January 23, 2018

Leslie J. Harkema, assistant professor of Spanish and Portuguese (University of Toronto Press)