Arts & Humanities


Meet the graduates of Yale Divinity School’s Class of 2023

May 12, 2023

YDS will confer degrees and certificates on 120 students at Commencement on May 22. Here are brief profiles of some of the graduates.

Yale scholar Jing Tsu named Pulitzer finalist for ‘Kingdom of Characters’

May 12, 2023

A highlight of an eventful period for Yale faculty member Jing Tsu is being named a Pulitzer Prize finalist.

Exhibition at Yale’s West Campus celebrates community through new lens

May 11, 2023

Greater New Haven high school students and their families recently joined Yale colleagues to celebrate the opening of a student-created photography exhibition.

Yale historian Beverly Gage wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘G-Man’

May 8, 2023

Beverly Gage, a professor of history and American studies, received the Pulitzer Prize for her revelatory biography of the late FBI director J. Edgar Hoover.

Retiring School of Music Dean Robert Blocker honored at concert celebration

May 8, 2023

On April 27, Yale President Peter Salovey hosted a concert event in celebration of Blocker’s 28 years of distinguished service to the university.

Library fellows present lightning talks on paper, poetry, protest, and more

May 5, 2023

Six of this season’s residential Beinecke Library Research Fellows recently shared what they have been poring over in the library’s reading room.

Professor Gene Outka, 1937–2023

May 5, 2023

Outka ’62 B.D., Dwight Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Christian Ethics, died on May 1. He was 86.

Six faculty members honored for inspired teaching

May 4, 2023

Yale College Dean Pericles Lewis awarded the teaching prizes at a ceremony on May 3.

Uncovering forgotten histories at Boston’s Old North Church

May 3, 2023

Jaimie Crumley ’15 M.Div., ’16 S.T.M. is shedding light on the stories of the Black and Indigenous people who shaped the famed colonial church’s early history.

Designer Stella McCartney discusses sustainability and future of fashion

May 3, 2023

McCartney, a designer and climate activist, joined former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi ’80 M.P.P.M. for a talk about combatting the industry’s high carbon emissions.