Dr. Kee Park Presents on North Korean Health Systems at the Yale Schoo ...

On November 26th, Kee B. Park, MD, presented on the “Geopolitical Determinants of Health in the Democratic Republic of Korea” at the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Kee Park is the Paul Farmer Global Health Surgery […]

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Rafia Zakaria Discusses the Myth of Development Aid through Women̵ ...

On Thursday, November 8th, the Schell Center for International Human Rights hosted Rafia Zakaria to speak as part of their Human Rights Workshop series. Zakaria is an immigration lawyer, professor at the Civic and Global Leadership […]

Professor Christopher Andrew Delivers First of Three-Part Henry L. Sti ...

On Monday, November 5th, Christopher Andrew delivered the first of his three-part Henry L. Stimson Lecture series on the history of global intelligence. Andrew, a professor emeritus at Cambridge and the former official historian of MI5, […]

On Shaping China’s Food System: A Conversation with Wanqing Zhou

Earlier this month, the Yale-China Association and the Yale Sustainable Food Project (YSFP) co-hosted Wanqing Zhou for a conversation about China’s food industry, especially in regard to the relationship between the meat industry and climate change. […]

Yale Student Groups Hold Conversation on Refugee Rights and Policy

On Friday, October 12th, the Yale Globalist, an undergraduate magazine of international affairs, brought together a panel of speakers to discuss their experiences with refugee rights and policy in the United States. The event was held […]

Erendira Vanegas at “From Women’s Rights to Human Rights: ...

Image Caption: Erendira Vanegas spoke about much of her work with the New Haven-León Sister City Project at an event hosted by the Yale International Relations Association, touching upon key details about feminist history and social […]

Yale Student heads Clean Energy Start-up in Egypt

Image Caption: Deena Mousa’s (‘20) Shamsina brings clean energy security to Cairo families Since 2015, Deena Mousa (JE ‘20) has served as the founder and head of Shamsina, a solar energy start-up operating in Egypt. Shamsina looks […]

Will Nguyen to be Reunited with Family

Image Caption: Yale graduate Will Nguyen is released by Vietnam after more than a month in detention for joining a protest against ‘special economic zones.’ For American citizen Will Nguyen, a deportation sentence means being reunited […]

Yale alum William Nguyen arrested in Vietnam protests against special ...

Image Caption: Active police presence in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam photographed by YRIS Editor Muriel Wang William Nguyen graduated from Yale College in 2008 and expected to complete a master’s degree at the University of […]

Should IR be Taught at High School?

On Saturday, April 21st, high school students from around New England came to Yale’s campus to participate in the International Relations Symposium at Yale (IRSY). While many high school students interested in the field of international […]

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