Posts Tagged ‘yale’

University Science Strategy Committee Report

June 16, 2018

Long-awaited @Yale STEM report calls for new research institutes Top recommendation is a new #DataScience institute! Followed by one for #Neuroscience. Cross-cutting recommendations on grad. student support & sci. cores (

Points from the new University Science Strategy Committee Report

Under Five Ideas for Top-Priority Investment: (University-wide Institute for) Integrative Data Science and its Mathematical Foundations and Neuroscience, from Molecules to Mind

Under Five Additional Priority Ideas: Computer Science, Conquering Cancer, Precision Medicine, Regenerative Medicine

MS surface 2

May 18, 2018
note taking to a whole different level

IvyPlus Exchange Program + Imperial, UCL and U of London

May 10, 2018

a link to details on IvyPlus exchange program:

turns out Imperial College London is the institution that left U of London. UCL is still part of U of London

Abbey of Regina Laudis: Documentary Cooked

May 6, 2018

UP CLOSE: Ahead of STEM report, Yale takes stock | Yale Daily News

April 29, 2018

Mark Gerstein, a professor of biomedical informatics, molecular biophysics and biochemistry and computer science, lauded the committee’s creation. It is crucial, he said, to determine a strategy for science at Yale, as opposed to just narrow “tactics,” like specific programs or buildings.

“If we want to maintain our strength as a university — not just in the sciences — we really need to field a full team,” Gerstein said. “It’s like a football team — you can’t win the Super Bowl if you don’t have all the different positions.”

Gerstein suggested that Yale’s location in New Haven also serves as a “major factor,” potentially hindering success in faculty recruitment. Especially when compared to California, Boston or New York, living in New Haven may be less appealing to potential professors, he added. “}}

Written by Amy Xiong
Photos by Daniel Zhao
Graphics by Rebecca Goldberg
Published on April 27, 2018

Facilities update: beneath the surface

April 23, 2018

Bulldog Mobile (LiveSafe) App | It’s Your Yale

March 4, 2018

Yale New Haven Hospital Walking Maps

January 21, 2018

The Bipartisan Quest for College-Endowment Reform – The Atlantic

December 17, 2017

Rather prescient

Yale Professors Race Google and IBM to the First Quantum Computer

December 16, 2017

“Based just down the road from Yale in New Haven, Conn., and backed by $18 million in funding from the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital and others, the start-up is another sign that quantum computing — for decades a distant dream of the world’s computer scientists — is edging closer to reality.”