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2024 Yale Medal recipients

July 18, 2024

Five alumni were recognized for extraordinary devotion to Yale’s ideals and demonstrated support through extensive, exemplary service to the university.

Sterling Memorial Library’s ‘grand living room’ is back

July 16, 2024

After a four-year-long closure, the L&B Room in Yale’s Sterling Memorial Library officially reopened on April 12. Look back at the opening ceremony.

Mobile lab helps Yale Pathology Labs build relationships, community trust

July 12, 2024

Established during the pandemic, Yale’s mobile laboratory-in-a-van run brings testing services to underserved Connecticut neighborhoods.

Jerome Pollitt, erudite scholar, admired teacher, university citizen

July 7, 2024

Pollitt, a distinguished historian of Greek art and archaeology, died on April 24 after a long illness. He was 89.

Steven Schiff named Harvey and Kate Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery

July 5, 2024

Schiff is a world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon whose work centers on neural control engineering, sustainable health engineering, and global health.

Marc Potenza named Steven M. Southwick Professor

July 5, 2024

Potenza was recently appointed the inaugural Steven M. Southwick Professor of Psychiatry and professor in the child study center and of neuroscience.

Zero-waste bulk buying group helps feed body and soul

July 3, 2024

Led by Janet Smith-Rushton ’78 M.Div., a food-sharing group based in Cape Cod serves as a hub for community and a place for connection in unsettling times.

Terra String Quartet named fellowship quartet-in-residence

July 3, 2024

The group will be mentored by Yale School of Music’s quartet-in-residence, the Brentano String Quartet, and provide coaching to undergraduate chamber ensembles.

Empowering students to contribute to a just food system

July 2, 2024

In a Q&A, Tagan Engel, a resident fellow and advisor to Yale’s Regenerative Agriculture Lab, discusses the lab’s goals and the challenges facing food...

Creating synergy among Yale’s public safety community

July 2, 2024

After serving as Interim Senior Director of Public Safety and Community Engagement since November, Duane Lovello was named head of Yale Public Safety in May.