In memoriam

Here we remember the scholars and teachers of Yale who have enriched us all through their pursuit of light and truth.

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Anton Sovetov, graphic designer, dies at 44

Anton Sovetov, a versatile graphic designer in the Office of the University Printer has died. He was 44.

Steven M. Southwick, M.D., 1948–2022

Southwick, one of the world's leading experts on psychological traumatization and human resilience, died on April 20 at the age of 73.

Thomas H. Troeger, 1945–2022

A beloved member of the Yale Divinity School faculty and a prolific and gifted author, hymnist, and speaker, Troger died last week at the age of 77.

Sidney Altman, pathbreaking scientist

Sidney Altman, who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1989 for discovering the catalytic properties of RNA, died April 5. He was 82.

Remembering Sara Suleri Goodyear

Acclaimed author and Yale professor emeritus of English Sara Suleri Goodyear passed away on March 20 at the age of 68.