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Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Answering the Hard Questions

At the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, students and faculty members seek answers to challenging questions. They expand the sum of knowledge, even as they prepare for careers in academia, industry, policy, and service. Giving in support of fellowships, research opportunities, and community life positions these students for success.

Advancing and Sharing Knowledge

At the Graduate School, scholars come together to increase our collective understanding of the world. Our students, working alongside faculty members and postdocs, explore topics ranging from cells to societies to galaxies. Their efforts can keep people healthy, safe, and prosperous; help us learn to avoid conflict and negotiate peace; better understand human interactions, from the cellular level to the behavioral; and create a more sustainable and equitable society. Graduate students are at the very center of Yale’s mission. Your gifts support them and their essential work.

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Paula Calvo ’22 Ph

December 16, 2021

Changing the Field: Paula Calvo ’22 PhD

In addition to her research in family economics, doctoral candidate Paula Calvo is working to increase the representation of female, non-binary, and minority students in the field of economics.
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August 2, 2021

Seeding the Future of Neuroscience at Yale

The Lykouretzos Distinguished Scholars Fund will award fellowships to select graduate students and postdoctoral scholars who exhibit an extraordinary level of talent and promise in the field of neuroscience.
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