Brian Rose


Sterling restored

The heart of the university as you’ve never seen it before.


Iconic. Almost by accident.

Nearly 50 years ago, a Yale graduate created an image that became part of America’s visual vocabulary.
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Free speech at Yale

The Freshman Address

Old Yale

A tale of two bulldogs

Handsome Dan wasn’t Yale’s first bulldog mascot. But he earned his place as its most famous.

Light & Verity

Excellent Sheep author faces the flock
After roasting the Ivy League, a former Yale prof returns.
Episcopal chaplain quits amid controversy Fuel stocks to stay View all Light & Verity

Where They Are Now

A career in moonshine
An alum opens New York City’s first whiskey distillery since 1920.
Action in the wake of tragedy A gentleman’s guide to success View all Where They Are Now


The Prince of Peace?
A professor argues that Jesus and his followers were armed.
The accidental senator Can Alzheimer’s be reversed? View all Findings

Last Look

Stephanie the Riveter
A new online database makes thousands of Depression-era photos searchable by place.
The bird has landed Joining the clubs View all Last Look


Wolfgang Leonhard, 1921–2014
A disillusioned Communist who taught Soviet history.
White House honors for history prof A Peabody kid becomes the museum’s director View all Milestones

Arts & Culture

John Paul Chirdon
You can quote them: collegiate slang
On the origins of “preppy,” “jock,” and ”wonk.”
Object lesson: Miss Rowe of Liverpool Reviews View all Arts & Culture

Q&A: Peter Salovey

Greenhouse gases and Yale
The president talks about Yale’s steps to combat climate change.
Crossing the borders Undergraduates and alcohol View all Q&A: Peter Salovey

Sporting Life

Joshi Radin
Bulldog becomes Wildcat
A Yale grad finds a new place to play basketball: the Big Ten.
Spring sports highlights: 2014 Winter sports highlights View all Sporting Life

From the Editor

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How to tell Yalies about yourself
Our expanded website lets you share news online in a Yale-only forum.
Professors emeriti tell their stories A maven of Yale history View all From the Editor

New Haven

Courtesy SLAM Collaborative, Inc.
The Shubert at 100
A way-off-Broadway theater with a Broadway history.
Teaching for the teachers Whispering Galleries View all New Haven

Old Yale

The first Yale Club
150 years ago, Cincinnati Yalies decided to meet more often.
Dual-career couple Robert Moses and the World’s Fair View all Old Yale

Scene on Campus

Christopher Capozziello
No hurry
Very, very, very slow dancing.
Green lab Data art View all Scene on Campus

Where They Are Now

Science for five million—and counting
Engineering for the preteen set.
Board-book bard Excommunicated View all Where They Are Now

Light & Verity

With a banner year, the endowment tops its pre-recession peak.
Army drops in for a historic game Teammates View all Light & Verity

Web Extra

List: 41 secret societies at Yale
All the societies we know about, as of spring 2014.
On retiring as the president’s wife The green fields of the mind View all Web Extra