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January 3, 2023
In a video, eight new faculty members discuss their scholarship, their passion for teaching, and why they decided to come to Yale. Each year, dozens of new faculty members...
December 19, 2022
For nearly a half-century, J. Edgar Hoover was director of the FBI or its precursor. A rabid anti-Communist now known for his own law-breaking — specifically, for his secret...
December 5, 2022
Gaddis Smith, a renowned scholar of American foreign relations and maritime history and the Larned Professor Emeritus of History, died at his home in New Haven on Dec. 2,...
November 30, 2022
Ramsay MacMullen, Dunham Professor Emeritus of History and Classics and one of the greatest Roman historians of his age, died on Nov. 28 at his home in New Haven. He was 94.
November 22, 2022
For nearly half a century, J. Edgar Hoover presided over the FBI with an iron fist. His career began with a wave of anti-communist raids in 1919. It ended during the...
November 14, 2022
Five Yale College seniors who excel academically and demonstrate a commitment to their community are among the 32 Americans who have won.
November 2, 2022
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Jonathan Spence took place on October 22, 2022 at Battell Chapel in New Haven, CT.  Click below to watch the video on the Yale...