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Harry Potter and the Medical Librarians

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Sporting Life

Fall sports highlights: 2014
Volleyball wins a fifth straight Ivy title; excitement but disappointment at The Game.
Bulldog becomes Wildcat Spring sports highlights: 2014 View all Sporting Life

Last Look

Potemkin college
A preview of the new residential colleges.
Stephanie the Riveter The bird has landed View all Last Look


An advocate for Yale women
Remembering Elga Wasserman ’76JD, who led coeducation in the college.
Wolfgang Leonhard, 1921–2014 White House honors for history prof View all Milestones


Yale History

Challenging the unchallengeable (sort of)
Forty years ago, a committee led by C. Vann Woodward created a lofty statement about free expression. But there was some pragmatic politics behind its creation.
A hundred years in the round God and white men at Yale View all Yale History


Sterling restored
The heart of the university as you’ve never seen it before.
Above it all Corporate transparency View all Campus


The expat grandparents
An ever-changing, multi-generational Chinese community has sprung up at the north end of campus.
Far from home, briefly The founding View all International

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