Yale History

  • Light & Verity

    Top honors

    Which US presidents have honorary degrees from Yale?

    May/Jun 2021
  • Old Yale

    The '21 Club

    A survey of four Classes of '21 across the centuries.

    May/Jun 2021
  • Old Yale

    Women worthies

    Long before they could attend Yale, women helped shape the university with their donations.

    Mar/Apr 2021
  • Old Yale

    Teaching the teachers

    For three decades, Yale offered a PhD in education.

    Jan/Feb 2021 | Ico comments 1 comment
  • Last Look

    With highest honor

    A new portrait shows a more mature Edward Bouchet.

    Jan/Feb 2021
  • features

    Celebrating 150 years of Yale women

    We profile 20 extraordinary alumnae--from all of the university's schools--to represent a century and a half of achievement.

    Nov/Dec 2020