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Looking for an energetic and tech-savvy Yalie to help run the YAAMNY.net web site. No programming experience needed, the site is maintained through a content management system with a WYSIWYG interface - anyone who has ever worked on a blog would be a great candidate. Looking for someone with a few hours to spare each month to help keep the site and newsletter running well.
Yale President Makes It Clear His University Is Done With Free Speech
In his recent op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, Yale President Peter Salovey tried to explain how colleges can make room for both freedom of speech and a culture of inclusion and diversity. Salovey wants to have his cake and eat it, too. The supposed ...
Yale Chicago hosts 150th anniversary celebration
Salovey op-ed met with mixed reviews
Yale's President Leaves Out Crucial Details
Wall Street Journal
Yale President Peter Salovey fails to remind readers that the outcome of last fall's Halloween costume debacle was that Nicholas and Erika Christakis were forced to resign their posts as residential masters (and Ms. Christakis felt compelled to quit ...
Yale scientists edit gene mutations in inherited form of anemia Yale University
EurekAlert (press release)
A Yale-led research team used a new gene editing strategy to correct mutations that cause thalassemia, a form of anemia. Their gene editing technique provided corrections to the mutations and alleviated the disease in mice, the researchers said. The ...
New gene-editing technology successfully cures a genetic blood disorder in mice