Light & Verity

To fund student projects, Yale looks to the crowd

The university launches a Kickstarter page for entrepreneurs and researchers.

In the magazine

Where They Are Now

Changing the world, one toilet at a time
An alum’s startup company promises better sanitation for the poor.
History for everyone Designer, Type A View all Where They Are Now

New Haven

Helping New Haven work
A nonprofit jobs pipeline is showing results.
Stitching a downtown back together The Shubert at 100 View all New Haven


A 29-year career making changes at Yale
Vice president Linda Lorimer ’77JD retires as Yale’s longest-serving officer.
Obama’s poet, and Yale’s poet-professor An advocate for Yale women View all Milestones


Yale History

How science came to Yale
Benjamin Silliman, a young lawyer, traveled to Philadelphia in 1802 with a few mineral specimens in a candle box. It was Yale’s first step on the path to becoming a university.
Big man on campus The life of Richard Henry Green View all Yale History


Déjà vu
Yale’s newest residential colleges will be modeled on their forebears.
Sterling restored Corporate transparency View all Campus


Crib notes to the AYA
Anyone who completed a semester at Yale is a member of the Association of Yale Alumni. If you’re not sure what it does, you’re not alone. Here’s a guide.
Far from home, briefly The alumnae summit View all Alumni

Upcoming events

Ivy League Cocktails: The Yale and the Harvard
May 28, 2015 at 6:00 pm
Wellesley, MA
Young Alums Happy Hour (Los Feliz)
May 29, 2015 at 6:30 pm
Los Angeles, CA
AAAYA Boston - Kick-off Happy Hour
June 04, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Boston, MA