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On December 3, The MacMillan Center hosted a symposium on Jonny Steinberg’s The Number: One Man’s Search for Identity in the Cape Underworld and Prison Gangs, a 2004 book...
In a brightly lit classroom on the lower level of Dow Hall, a lone undergraduate sits at a table —textbook spread open in front of him — and speaks in halting Ukrainian. His...
Alex de Waal, executive director of the World Peace Foundation at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University
The Council of African Studies (CAS) at the MacMillan Center invited Alex de Waal, executive director of the World Peace Foundation at the Fletcher School of Law and...
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...