November 2018 News

14 teams pitch their big ideas during Accelerator Pitch-Off

November 20, 2018
Sponsored by Tsai CITY, the Accelerator program guides students and teams with innovative ideas through the process of building effective organizations.

Poorvu family endows Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

November 19, 2018
A gift from William ’56 and Lia Poorvu and their children has created a permanent endowment for the center, sustaining its activities in perpetuity.

SOM Insights: White liberals act less competent with African Americans

November 16, 2018
A new study suggests that White Americans with liberal views use language that makes them appear less competent in an effort to get along with minorities.

Yale statement on Department of Education’s proposed Title IX regulations

November 16, 2018
The U.S. Department of Education has issued proposed regulations establishing minimum requirements for educational institutions to respond to sexual misconduct.

HIV rates lower in states that target intimate partner violence

November 16, 2018
New findings by the Yale School of Public Health reinforce the idea that addressing intimate partner violence can positively affect women’s health in many ways.

2018 AYA Assembly and Alumni Fund Convocation — Day One

November 15, 2018
Highlights of faculty members discussing “Yale Science Priorities in the Coming Decade.”

2018 AYA Assembly and Alumni Fund Convocation — Day Two

November 15, 2018
Highlights from Yale President Peter Salovey’s remarks at the 2018 AYA Assembly and Alumni Fund Convocation.