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Content for the curious: Yale Alumni Academy unveils inaugural courses

May 29, 2020

The online sessions include free, one-day webinars and ongoing seminars offering an immersive experience — all taught by expert Yale faculty and specialists.

Henry ’80 M.Div. leads new YAA Board of Governors slate

May 26, 2020

Jerry Henry will assume the role of chair of the Yale Alumni Association Board of Governors after serving as vice chair for two years. His term begins July 1.

Alumni elect Carlos Moreno ’70 B.A. to serve on Yale’s Board of Trustees

May 23, 2020

Moreno, a jurist and diplomat, was elected in a worldwide balloting of university graduates. He begins a six-year term on July 1.

Alum-run DataHaven puts the health of Connecticut in sharp focus

May 22, 2020

Using hard data, the New Haven non-profit aims to improve public health outcomes by providing a nuanced look at the challenges facing Connecticut communities.

Alumni, students, and friends share their congrats for the Class of 2020

May 20, 2020

Yale Alumni Association Executive Director Weili Cheng ’77, Lise Chapman ’81 M.B.A., Giovy Webb ’20, and others share their words of encouragement.

Congratulations new graduates, and welcome to the Yale alumni community!

May 18, 2020

The Yale Alumni Association welcomes the Class of 2020 into the alumni community, and shares ways to stay connected with fellow alumni.

Gilder Lehrman Center co-founder Richard Gilder, Jr. ’54

May 13, 2020

A historian and philanthropist, Gilder’s “mark of generosity is almost immeasurable,” writes Sterling Professor of History David Blight.

Alumni environmental group Yale Blue Green celebrates 50th Earth Day

May 13, 2020

An online discussion in celebration of the event featured Yale alumnus Andrew Garling ’68, one of the inaugural Earth Day organizers.

Leading through COVID-19: history as a guide to the unprecedented

May 11, 2020

Jeff Schwartz SOM ’87 discusses why agile, adaptable organizations built around empowered teams are best positioned for effective work amid extreme uncertainty.

Shades of Yale lifts voices and uplifts spirits with familiar medley

May 11, 2020

The a cappella group, which is devoted to songs of the African diaspora, debuted a virtual Spring Jam on May 2, including their trademark closing medley.