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2009-01-07 15:21:46

Yale University Wednesday announced the hiring of Tom Williams as football coach, the first black head coach in the history of the program The 38-year-old Williams was a defensive assistant for the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars the past two years. He is the 33rd head coach of the Yale Bulldogs. I am thrilled

2008-12-11 08:30:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmentally cleaner, more energy efficient, and providing enhanced operational performance on the job 24/7 is how users of hydrogen powered forklifts and materials handling equipment describe the new warehouse workhorse.

2008-12-10 15:47:11

The government of Peru has sued Yale University in the U.S. courts seeking the return of Incan mummies, bones and pottery excavated decades ago. Hiram Bingham III, a Yale lecturer in South American history and future U.S.

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2008-11-28 09:19:25

A team led by researchers at the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science has shown that the force of light can be harnessed to drive machines — when the process is scaled to nano-proportions.

2008-11-26 12:45:43

Yale football Coach Jack Siedlecki is retiring as coach after 12 seasons to become an assistant athletics director at the university. Yale was 70-47 and won Ivy League titles in 1999 and 2006 in 12 years under Siedlecki.

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2008-11-17 08:15:00

A leader in hospice care in the United States and a former Yale nursing dean, Florence Wald, died at age 91.

2008-10-30 09:00:26

DERBY, Conn., Oct.30 /PRNewswire/ -- Snacking -- at least on the right kind of food -- may help with weight control, according to a recently completed pilot study at The Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center.

2008-10-15 12:00:26

The Yale School of Management (Yale SOM) has announced a new offering, the Pre-MBA Leadership Program for promising college undergraduates, as well as recent college graduates already in the workforce, who are interested in developing their leadership skills and exploring careers in business.

2008-09-26 03:00:15

By Corbin, Ian Marcus Yale senior Aliza Shvarts has gone too far-or maybe she hasn't.

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2008-09-20 08:51:29

Yale researchers have shown that the origin and evolution of the placenta and uterus in mammals is associated with evolutionary changes in a single regulatory protein, according to a report in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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