Yale’s newest freshmen have diverse backgrounds and interests, but the same zest for learning

The 1,364 members of the Yale Class of 2019 have arrived. “By nearly every metric, the Class of 2019 is the most diverse in the history of Yale College,” says Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway.

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While you were away: Summer stories revisited

Even as students took a break from academics, Yale remained as busy as ever this summer. From new faculty appointments to repurposing a miracle arthritis drug to Connecticut’s largest U.S. naturalization ceremony, there was plenty to talk about since Commencement. Catch up with some of the summer’s hottest stories and discover new ones at YaleNews.


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