MacMillan Center


The five panelists sit at the front of O.C. Marsh Lecture Hall listening to the Rector from Mariupol describe his experience of the Russian invasion of his city

On June 13-16, Yale hosted the 2024 conference of the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (AABS), the world’s largest scholarly association for study of the Baltic region.  Approximately 325 participants joined from more than twenty...

Women serving food
The plight of refugees around the world is growing: the number of refugees increased by nearly 9 million people from 2022 to 2023. Yet entrepreneurship can empower refugees to build new lives after displacement.   At the end of 2023, the United...
Left to right, Yale College Dean Pericles Lewis with prizewinners Carlos Eire, John Lafferty, Adriane Steinacker, David Blight, and Margherita Tortora. Not pictured: Sarah Demers. (Photo by John Dempsey)

Yale College Dean Pericles Lewis recognized six recipients of the college’s annual teaching prizes during a reception on April 29.

In June 2022, Dom Phillips, a British journalist working for The Guardian, and Bruno Pereira, a Brazilian indigenist and employee of Brazil’s National Foundation of Indigenous Peoples (FUNAI), were assassinated in the forests of the Javari Valley...

Spencer Lee-Lenfield is the winner of the MacMillan Center’s William J. Foltz Journalism Award for 2023. Their submission, “Mysterious Displays of Will: Nadine Hwang...

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David Simon is Assistant Dean for Graduate Education, Senior Lecturer in Global Affairs, and Faculty Director of the Genocide Studies Program at the Yale MacMillan Center.
Priyamvada Natarajan, Joseph S. and Sophia S. Fruton Professor of Astronomy and Professor of Physics, is a member of the South Asian Studies Council.