On the occasion of Gandhi Day, October 5th, Yale SOM Volunteers were actively involved in helping send used, working computers to Gujarat, India. This public community service event was co-sponsored by The Yale Chapter of Asha for Education, Digital Partners, Yale Recycling, and the New Haven office of World Computer Exchange.
Yale SOM Professor Jonathan Ingersoll, Adrian C. Israel Professor of International Trade and Finance, has been named the 2002 IAFE/SunGard Financial Engineer of the Year by SunGard Trading and Risk Systems, an operating group of SunGard, and the International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE). The award will be presented to Professor Ingersoll on February 4, 2003, at the United Nations in New York City during IAFE's annual Financial Engineer of the Year awards dinner.
Ed Kaplan presented his work modeling alternative bioterror response policies to a special gathering of government, military, and health experts at the National Institutes of Health on April 30. He will be a plenary speaker on this topic at upcoming conferences of the National Science Foundation's Center for Discrete Mathematics and Computer Science, the Canadian Operations Research Society, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
To access the copiers around the SOM campus, students need to set up a Uniprint account with RIS. To add funds to a print account, access https://www-vending.its.yale.edu/pm/print.html. You can add funds to your account using your bursar account or credit card online. If you want to add funds using cash or check, go to the RIS window in the basement of 155 Whitney Avenue. If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.