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May 25, 2018
When he announced the Yale African Initiative (YAI) during his inaugural address in 2013, President Peter Salovey promised to “foster new directions in research on Africa,...
May 25, 2018
When he announced the Yale African Initiative (YAI) during his inaugural address in 2013, President Peter Salovey promised to “foster new directions in research on Africa,...
May 15, 2018
“This is an unprecedented opportunity,” said Erika Linnander, director of the Yale Global Health Initiative (GHLI), during her opening remarks at the recent launch in Kigali...
May 10, 2018
Africa Salon is Yale’s signature African arts and contemporary culture festival. Held every year in April, this year’s event featured panels on the politicization...
April 10, 2018
Impoverished female farm workers infected with intestinal parasites known as hookworms saw significant improvements in physical fitness when they were treated with a low-cost...
April 3, 2018
After graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2011, Xavier Curtis ’18  moved to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, with his partner, Eliza Richman. Working at...