Mark Ostow


Astronomy and gender politics

In space and academia, Meg Urry pushes the envelope.


Corporate transparency

The School of Management’s new home offers lots more room—and a whole new image—for Yale’s youngest professional school.


12 Internet players you’ll want to know about

The tech business teems with Yalies. Here are snapshots of just a few—and digital predictions from a maven of the online.

Where They Are Now


D. Michael Quinn ’76PhD ran afoul of the Mormon church over his writings about its history.

Sporting Life

Toward college, with the help of a sport

The Squash Haven program has a strong academic component.

Light & Verity

Professor sues SOM for discrimination
A complaint alleges a “chilly environment for women” at the School of Management.
Putting Fido on the couch Campus mourns professor who died in jail View all Light & Verity


What the surgeon general did
Tobacco control since 1964 has saved eight million lives.
Panel politics Hormonal help for autism? View all Findings

Scene on Campus

Mark Ostow
Yale and Harvard meet at Madison Square Garden for The Game on ice.
A farewell to Mudd Tap dance View all Scene on Campus

Last Look

Rome, by hand
Every year, Yale architecture students travel to Rome to draw the city firsthand.
Luxe Yale’s birth certificate View all Last Look


College, Grad School deans step down
Two Arts and Sciences deans may be succeeded by three.
The new face of the Fed A life in history View all Milestones

Arts & Culture

Sayings of the south
You can quote them
The “Haunted Convict” Book reviews View all Arts & Culture

Q&A: Peter Salovey

Resource analysis
Money questions about science at Yale.
Business plan Construction plans and projects View all Q&A: Peter Salovey

Sporting Life

Fall sports highlights
Volleyball and field hockey win Ivy championships.
Team building Spring sports highlights View all Sporting Life

From the Editor

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Elihu Yale, nabob
A new book details the life—and collections—of the university's namesake.
The SS Elihu Yale A century’s worth of Yale College View all From the Editor

New Haven

Mark Zurolo '01MFA
New Haven reads… and reads… and reads
How a little book bank became a big tutoring operation.
Magic carpets Only connect View all New Haven

Where They Are Now

Board-book bard
Sandra Boynton ’74 talks about drawing—and singing in pig latin.
Woman of steles Spock lives View all Where They Are Now

Light & Verity

Secrets of success?
"Tiger mother" Amy Chua and her husband Jed Rubenfeld have a theory about what it takes.
Heading south for the holiday Worldly wisdom View all Light & Verity

Where They Are Now

Hail to the taxi chief
What a taxi commissioner deals with: lawsuits, lost items, and woes of tall passengers.
A CEO goes back to school Showrunner View all Where They Are Now

Scene on Campus

Bob Handelman
Splt level, grt vu
Not your everyday treehouse.
Light entertainment Loom room View all Scene on Campus


Gregory Nemec
Stormy weather
What influences our stock market choices? Sometimes, it’s the sky.
Brain power Fast food and children View all Findings