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A national study co-led by the late Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies professor Stephen Kellert has reported a troubling disconnect between people and nature in the United States. But it also found reasons for hope.
A national study coled by the late Yale School of Forestry Environmental

Study Reveals Deep Nature Appreciation in the U.S. — and Barriers to Connection

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Yale University
Yale University
yesterday at 12:00. Facebook
A new climate model developed by Yale scientists puts the “global warming hiatus” into a broader historical context and offers a new method for predicting global mean temperature.
A new climate model developed by Yale scientists puts the global warming

El Niño and the end of the global warming hiatus

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David Lavrich
Les Muir
Yale University
Yale University
04/28/2017 at 18:22. Facebook
Former Secretary of State John Kerry visited Yale on April 27 to kick off the “Kerry Initiative,” slated to launch at the university this fall. In response to a question about the way forward on climate change, Kerry emphasized the need for immediate action: “This is life and death. This may be the single most immediate security threat that we face to our country." Full video: [ Youtube.com Link ]
Diana Christine
Nelson Franks
Eston Woodard
Yale University
Yale University
04/28/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Yale School of Music oboist Stephen Taylor says his students “have license to really find their true voice.” #insideYSM #facultyfriday
Yale University
Yale University
04/27/2017 at 20:06. Facebook
Marvin Chun, the Richard M. Colgate Professor of Psychology and professor of neuroscience, has been appointed Dean of Yale College.
Marvin Chun the Richard M Colgate Professor of Psychology and professor of

Teacher and researcher Marvin Chun named Dean of Yale College

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Doug Remy
Douglas Bawden
Yale University
Yale University
04/27/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Yale Alumni Fund and Reunion Giving volunteers play a key role in the overall well-being of the university. Our heartfelt appreciation goes out to the many devoted volunteers who commit their time and talents to Yale.

giving.yale.edu/supporters/volunteers #NVW #SupportingYale
Yale Alumni Fund and Reunion Giving volunteers play a key role in
Linnea Beauregard
Moonho Kim
George Walter Holden
Yale University
Yale University
04/26/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
A federal judge in California temporarily blocked the Trump administration from denying funding to sanctuary cities, a victory for Yale Law School clinic students who worked around the clock to aid the City Attorney of San Francisco's Office in filing the “case of a lifetime.”
A federal judge in California temporarily blocked the Trump administration from denying

Sanctuary Cities Case Wins Major Victory in Court

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Greg Kelley
Paul Leslie
Kevin Edward Morrill
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Yale University
04/26/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
The 15th-century Voynich Manuscript has long stirred imaginations, confounding professional code breakers and amateur sleuths, and capturing the attention of novelists. Now, the Voynich has inspired an original work by Hannah Lash, composer-in-residence at the New Haven Symphony Orchestra. The “Voynich Symphony” will premiere at Woolsey Hall on May 4.

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The 15thcentury Voynich Manuscript has long stirred imaginations confounding pro

‘Voynich Symphony’ premieres May 4 at Woolsey Hall

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Marco Naguib
Josef Zlatoděj
Yale University
Yale University
04/25/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Today marks the 100th anniversary of the birth on April 25, 1917 of the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, Lady Ella Fitzgerald. Yale awarded Fitzgerald an honorary doctorate of music in 1986, and she joked to the The New York Times, “Not bad for someone who only studied music to get that half credit in high school.” [ Nyti.ms Link ]

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Today marks the 100th anniversary of the birth on April 25 1917
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Emi TJ
Lili Loni Barsky
Yale University
Yale University
04/25/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Members of the Class of 2017 gathered with alumni and faculty to receive a class gift 100 years in the making. “Not only is this an incredible act of generosity, but it really is indicative of the type of community that we will join upon graduation.” — Lexi Butler ’17
Members of the Class of 2017 gathered with alumni and faculty to

Class of 1917 ‘pays it forward’ to Class of 2017

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Connie Schroeder
Nguyễn Đức Lợi
Ahmad Munir
Yale University
Yale University
04/25/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
For her senior project, Celine Tien ’17 wanted to create a film that pushed the boundaries in storytelling. “Pippa’s Pan 盼” — believed to be the first hybrid live-action, virtual reality (VR) short film — is still a work in progress, but it has already won third prize in the AT&T VR/AR Challenge. Tien sees “VR as a meaningful platform for storytelling, one that is not bogged down by Hollywood...
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For her senior project Celine Tien 17 wanted to create a film

Yale students create prize-winning virtual reality film

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Caren Gallaher
Romina De Rugeriis
Yale University
Yale University
04/24/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Sunset over the Branford College courtyard
Sunset over the Branford College courtyard
Bengt Kirschon
Manka Khanna
Alexandros Melengovits
Yale University
Yale University
04/24/2017 at 18:48. Facebook
“Why we marched” — Yale School of Public Health faculty discuss their concerns about the future of scientific funding

#marchforscience
Why we marched Yale School of Public Health faculty discuss their concerns
Bengt Kirschon
Caren Gallaher
Harry Chandler
Yale University
Yale University
04/24/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
During National Volunteer Appreciation Week, we extend our sincere thanks to the more than 2,000 Yale Alumni Fund and Reunion Giving volunteers whose efforts we rely on all year! To get involved, visit giving.yale.edu/supporters/volunteers

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During National Volunteer Appreciation Week we extend our sincere thanks to the
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Jay Kumar
Yale University
Yale University
04/23/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
In his book, “American Covenant,” Yale professor Philip Gorski describes the history of the American Civil Religion—a creed upon which the U.S. was founded—which draws from both sacred and secular sources, entwining biblical texts with the idea of republican self-government.
In his book American Covenant Yale professor Philip Gorski describes the history

American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion

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Maria Svaneborg
Yale University
Yale University
04/23/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
The three-minute thesis competition: Grad students and postdocs get just three minutes and one slide to describe their research. “It forces you to have a better understanding of your own work. It’s really easy to hide behind jargon and buzzwords.”
The threeminute thesis competition Grad students and postdocs get just three minutes

Three-Minute Thesis Competition

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Joshua Stacy
Ramon Negrosa Anciro
Madison Taylor
Multiple sclerosis often progresses rapidly, and early treatment is essential to preventing permanent brain damage. Unfortunately, there is a national shortage of MS specialists and many patients wait a long time for care. Yale Medicine’s new MS Access Center helps patients receive treatment quickly, including promising new therapies.
Multiple sclerosis often progresses rapidly and early treatment is essential to preventing

Faster access to multiple sclerosis treatment

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Jason West
Diana Bellizzi
CT Swagger
Five Yale College seniors are headed to Oxford and Cambridge Universities this fall with the generous support of the Keasbey, Henry, and Paul Mellon fellowships. #yale2017
Five Yale College seniors are headed to Oxford and Cambridge Universities this

5 Yalies headed to Oxford and Cambridge with Keasbey, Henry, and Mellon Fellowships

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Jason West
Franklin Cacciutto
Tess Roberts
As thousands of scientists around the world prepared for the April 22 March for Science, a trio of top Yale professors shared their views in an April 20 Poynter Fellowship symposium on truth, trust, and science in the modern age.

Carl Zimmer, science writer and author of The New York Times - Science column “Matter,” and Alison Snyder, science editor of Axios , moderated the discussion, “Truth...
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As thousands of scientists around the world prepared for the April 22

Yale experts offer thoughts on ‘Science Under Siege’

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TJ Oleson
Laur Downing
Judy Brock
Yale is committed to making an undergraduate education affordable for everyone. Yale invests more than $120 million each year for Yale College financial aid. Parents earning less than $65,000 annually are not expected to make any contribution, and more than 85% of the Class of 2016 graduated debt-free. Beginning in 2017-2018, qualifying freshmen will receive an annual allowance to help with...
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Karen Lewis
Jeanne Devine
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