Campus & Community

For Class Day, Epstein has a message of unity from baseball’s promised land

May 22, 2017

Baseball’s greatest curse-buster returned to Yale to give the Class of 2017 some advice about making the most out of life’s rain delays.

Class Day speech by baseball's Theo Epstein

May 21, 2017

Theo Epstein ’95, president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball and former general manager of the Boston Red Sox, was the...

President's Baccalaureate Address: 'Strangers in a Strange Land'

May 21, 2017

President Peter Salovey urged graduating seniors to welcome "the strangers among us" and to use their "minds, voices, and hands" to...

Dean's Baccalaureate readings: 'What is Community?'

May 19, 2017

In keeping with tradition, Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway presented readings at the 2017 Baccalaureate ceremony, held in Woolsey Hall.

Outstanding students honored at Class Day

May 19, 2017

Thirteen graduating seniors were honored on Class Day with awards for their academic and athletic accomplishments and for their character.

At Bethpage, as at Yale, Nearon to promote equity, inclusion, and access

May 18, 2017

Michelle Nearon, associate dean for graduate student development and diversity at Yale’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, has been appointed the first...

Grace Hopper College gets a new coat of arms

May 18, 2017

The coat of arms for Grace Hopper College was presented to the students, fellows, and staff of the college on May 18.

The once-‘impossible’ becomes cause for celebration for student war veteran

May 18, 2017

When he graduated high school in Rochester, New York more than a decade ago, Adrian Hale watched the class valedictorian give a speech and thought, “That...

Beverly Gage named the Brady-Johnson Professor of Grand Strategy

May 18, 2017

Beverly Gage, newly named as the Brady-Johnson Professor of Grand Strategy, is a historian of 20th-century American politics and society. Her appointment...

Yale awards honorary degrees to eight individuals for their achievements

May 18, 2017

At its 316th Commencement, Yale awarded honorary degrees to eight individuals who have achieved distinction in their respective fields: Marin Alsop, Jessie...