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The Council on African Studies, in partnership with Yale African Graduate & Professional Students, presents its inaugural film festival on October 26 to 27. The...
Marcia C. Inhorn, Yale University
On September 28, the MacMillan Center and the Department of Anthropology hosted a ground-breaking conference on “Waithood: Gender, Education, and Global Delays in Marriage.”...
On September 27, the Council on African Studies co-sponsored a visit to Yale by Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana. Akufo-Addo spoke about...
Rwanda's Minister of Environment, Vincent Biruta
During his recent visit to campus, the Hon. Vincent Biruta, Rwandan Minister of Environment, and Yale President Peter Salovey signed a Memorandum of Understanding meant to...
David Auerbach
The Program on Economics, Politics, and Economics hosted David Auerbach, Yale ‘03 alum and co-founder of Sanergy, for the annual Litowitz Lecture on Septmber 27. Sanergy is a...
A new research institute for the advanced study of religion and society in Africa has been named for Lamin Sanneh, D. Willis James Professor of Missions and World...
In Rwanda, Yale student instructor Elizabeth Olatunji ’20 shows YYAS students how to access online university applications.
Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS), a flagship program of the Yale Africa Initiative, held sessions in Kigali, Rwanda July 29-Aug. 7, and in Accra, Ghana Aug. 11-20. (view...