Think locally

As creator of the online New Haven Independent, Paul Bass '82 has helped reinvent civic journalism. 

By Norman Oder ’83, ’90MSL


Can a book change the course of your life?

Seventeen Yale professors describe the works that became their turning points.


Exit interview

The departing director of the Yale Center for British Art looks back, and forward.

By Kathrin Day Lassila ’81

From the Editor

Gospel and blues

A musical about the legendary Robert Johnson, written and performed by students.

Letters to the Editor

Letters: May/June 2019

Where They Are Now

"No one thought a library would change."

Tony Marx '81 ran Amherst College. Now he runs the New York Public Library.

By Lenore Skenazy ’81

Scene on Campus

Doctors in the house

Some postdocs get in on the amateur-theater act.

President's Letter

Expanding access to Yale

Toward a more diverse student body.

By Peter Salovey ’86PhD

Old Yale

Women of honor

The first ten women to receive honorary degrees from Yale.

By Judith Ann Schiff

Sporting Life

Another trip to March Madness

Men's basketball wins its second Ivy title in four seasons.

By Evan Frondorf ’14

Last Look

A womb of one's own

In the arts library, some very comfy chairs.