International

China’s out of control ‘silent killer’ affects one-third of adults

October 25, 2017

More than one-third of adults in China have high blood pressure but only about one in 20 have the condition under control, say researchers in a new study.

Iran: A Modern History

October 25, 2017

Abbas Amanat, professor of history (Yale University Press)

IOCC Forum outlines requirements and guidance for Yale activities abroad

October 25, 2017

Speakers discussed the ever-evolving requirements for Yale faculty, staff, and students as they engage in activities worldwide.

Documentary filmmaker to screen “Cries from Syria” as a Poynter Fellow

October 24, 2017

"Cries from Syria," a documentary about the crisis in that country, will be screened by filmmaker Evgeny Afineevsky on Oct. 25.

‘Walpolooza’ celebration marks Horace Walpole’s 300th birthday

October 24, 2017

The tercentenary program will include birthday festivities, an exhibition, seminars, panel discussions, and a dramatic performance.

Why I became a doctor who treats torture victims

October 23, 2017

In my work, I have seen what it means for the United States to welcome refugees. Torture is not an abstract concept to me.

YASA: a resource and community for students from and interested in Africa

October 20, 2017

The Yale African Students Association dedicated to being a cultural, social and political group that fosters community and intellectual discourse.

Pulitzer winner Ian Johnson to talk about ‘The Battle for China’s Soul’

October 19, 2017

Ian Johnson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, will speak at Yale about “The Battle for China’s Soul” on Oct. 23 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

Yale Young Global Scholars announces summer sessions in New Haven and China

October 18, 2017

The program plans to offer six summer sessions on Yale’s campus as well as a summer session at Yale Center Beijing in China.

Eyes of the dingo provide insight into how dogs became our companions

October 17, 2017

New Yale research suggests that the history of the Australian dingo can help fill out the evolutionary history of the connection between humans and dogs.