Campus & Community


Harold Bloom: iconic critic and author who helped shape the English canon

October 14, 2019

Bloom, Sterling Professor of English and the influential author of over 40 books, died Oct. 14 at the age of 89. Read the New York Times’ full obit.

‘Help Today. Hope for Tomorrow’ is theme of Yale-United Way Campaign

October 14, 2019

Building on more than $22 million raised over the last three decades, the Yale-United Way campaign has set a goal of raising $1.35 million this year.

Wilbur Cross Medalists share their research with campus community

October 14, 2019

Urgit Ravindra Patel, Susan Kidwell, Ruth Garret Millikan, and Douglas Green were awarded the Wilber Cross Medal at a ceremony on Oct. 7.

School of Music tubist Carol Jantsch, on exploration and perpetual study

October 14, 2019

Jantsch, who joined the Yale School of Music faculty in 2012, discusses teaching, arranging music for her instrument, and musical pursuits beyond her work.

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro to be honored as Chubb Fellow

October 11, 2019

DeLauro, who represents New Haven in Congress, will give the fall 2019 Chubb Fellowship lecture at 5:15 p.m. in the auditorium of Yale Law School, 127 Wall St.

Founders Day 2019: Cross Campus celebration cancelled

October 10, 2019

Due to inclement weather, the Cross Campus celebration on Oct. 11 has been cancelled. All other Founders Day events will continue as scheduled.

Peabody to host 17th annual ‘Fiesta Latina’ Latin American culture festival

October 9, 2019

The Peabody, along with Junta for Progressive Action, will present “Fiesta Latina,” featuring music, dance, games, crafts, and more, on Saturday, Oct. 12.

Nobel laureate John Goodenough ’44 inspires next generation of scientists

October 9, 2019

John Goodenough ’44 B.A., a professor at the University of Texas-Austin, won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work developing the lithium-ion battery.

Restaurant critic and ‘Racist Sandwich’ host to discuss food journalism

October 9, 2019

Restaurant critic Soleil Ho will speak at a Timothy Dwight College Tea on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 4:30 p.m.

The Week Ender: Happenings Oct. 11-13

October 9, 2019

The Week Ender appears every Thursday in YaleNews and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the university.