Arts & Humanities

Yale and HBCUs team up to help students 'soar'

June 14, 2017

A group of undergraduates and their mentors from historically black colleges and universities came to Yale for a weeklong program...

Yale staff members take part in Artspace’s 30th anniversary celebration

June 14, 2017

Artists and art lovers alike, including Yale staff members, will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Artspace during a three-day “reunion” Friday-Sunday, June...

Young playwrights and School of Drama students team up to stage original works

June 12, 2017

Eight original one-act plays created by New Haven middle school students will be presented Friday-Saturday, June 16-17 at 7 p.m. at the Off Broadway Theatre,...

"The Lower Frequencies": Interview with Professor Jacqueline Goldsby

June 9, 2017

Jacqueline Goldsby, professor of English and African American Studies and current chair of African American Studies, discusses her life and education prior...

Joanna Radin on the ‘phenomenon’ of biobanking

June 7, 2017

When HIV/AIDS became a pandemic, epidemiologists wanted to know where it began. In the 1980s, they found their answer in a freezer.

New Haven Documentary Film Festival continues with tribute to collaborating filmmakers

June 6, 2017

The New Haven Documentary Film Festival will continue through the weekend, ending with a selection of documentaries by award-winning filmmakers D.A....

Rolston String Quartet named music school's new quartet-in-residence

June 6, 2017

The Rolston String Quartet has been named the new fellowship quartet-in-residence at the Yale School of Music. The group, whose previous residencies include...

Graduate School honors three faculty mentors for their support of students

June 5, 2017

Three outstanding faculty advisers, one from each academic division, were given Graduate Mentor Awards on Sunday, May 21 at the Graduate School's...

Exhibit celebrates a decade of gifts and acquisitions

June 2, 2017

A suite of exhibitions will feature works given to, or purchased by, the Yale Center for British Art in recent years.

Yale Center for British Art adds online collection of images into international system for research

June 2, 2017

The Yale Center for British Art has now made available through its online collection nearly 70,000 images of works of art in the public domain that are...