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Past to Present: F&ES Dean Awarded 2014 International Prize for Biology

Past to Present: F&ES Dean Awarded 2014 International Prize for Biology

Peter Wang October 5, 2014 0

Dean of Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies has been awarded the 30th International Prize for Biology for his work integrating paleontological information with data from living plants

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Yale Professor Daniel Spielman Receives “Genius Grant”

Yale Professor Daniel Spielman Receives “Genius Grant”

Andrew Deveau February 3, 2013 Comments Off

Professor Daniel Spielman has received a MacArthur Fellowship for innovative research in algorithm efficiency

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Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Savina Kim February 2, 2013 Comments Off

Professor Mitchell Smooke has received the Zeldovich Medal for his research in combustion theory

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Ten Incredible Intellectuals, Ten Special Stories

Ten Incredible Intellectuals, Ten Special Stories

Brooke Gogel December 21, 2012 Comments Off

The 2012 Nobel Prize winners represent some of the most important contributions to their respective fields

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Professor Joan Steitz Honored As Role Model For Women Scientists

Professor Joan Steitz Honored As Role Model For Women Scientists

Anny Dow October 31, 2012 Comments Off

Professor Joan Steitz, Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, recently received two major awards for her achievements as a woman scientist

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Professor Horwich Receives Prestigious Shaw Prize

Professor Horwich Receives Prestigious Shaw Prize

Smita Shukla October 31, 2012 Comments Off

Dr. Arthur L Horwich was awarded the Shaw Prize for his work on the role of chaperonins in assisting proper protein folding

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The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

Andrew Goldstein April 15, 2012 Comments Off

Darren Zhu has been awarded one of the 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellowships, worth $100,000, to continue his work with the biotech company that he and David Luan founded

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Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Gianna Fote March 16, 2012 Comments Off

Yale Professor Laurie Santos is the recipient of the 2012 APA Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contributions to Psychology in the area of animal learning and behavior.

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Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Divyansh Agarwal March 14, 2012 Comments Off

Professor Robert Pietrzak is part of a research team that was awarded the Ig Nobel prize, which honors unusual and imaginative research, for their study on the effects of voluntary inhibition of urination on

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Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Brian McNellis March 14, 2012 Comments Off

Yale, Oncolys Biopharma, and Bristol-Myers Squibb have received the Deals of Distinction Award from the Licensing Executive Society for a licensing agreement that will enable a promising antiretroviral drug, festinavir, to be developed

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