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May 26, 2020
By Kathryn Blair   On Sunday, May 17 the Department of History and the Program in the History of Science and Medicine hosted their first (and hopefully last!) virtual...
May 25, 2020
Congratulations to our graduating History majors on their senior essay prizes!   Veronica Boratyn “The Public and Private Life of the New Haven Oyster: How property rights...
May 20, 2020
Virtual commencement celebrations began over the weekend for the Yale University class of 2020. Among those graduating is Henry Shapard. The 21-year-old was recently...
May 13, 2020
On May 12, 2020, Richard Gilder, Jr. died.  Above all Dick was a great New Yorker, an extraordinary and generous Yale University graduate, class of 1954, and a visionary...
May 12, 2020
Carnegie Corporation of New York congratulates the 2020 class of 27 Andrew Carnegie Fellows who were announced today. Each will receive $200,000 in philanthropic support for...
May 12, 2020
Each year, Yale’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) recognizes faculty members who are exceptional advocates for the professional, scholarly and personal...
May 6, 2020
Professor John Fabian Witt ’99 has produced a series of short Zoom lectures on the legal history of epidemics and infectious diseases in the U.S. that are accessible to the...