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People & Profiles

  • features

    “It can’t just be the righteous few.”

    Cornell Brooks ’90JD, the NAACP’s new leader, wants to build a movement.

    Nov/Dec 2015 | Ico_comments 18 comments
  • Where They Are Now

    Trans pioneer and eye surgeon

    Rénee Richards ’55 made national headlines for becoming a woman—forty years before Caitlyn Jenner.

    Nov/Dec 2015
  • features

    Change of course

    Former Yale president Richard Levin now runs Coursera, a MOOC company. Life is different.

    Mar/Apr 2016
  • Where They Are Now

    The historian behind the Broadway blockbuster

    Before Hamilton the hip-hop hit, there was Hamilton the biography.

    Mar/Apr 2016
  • Milestones

    Battle tested

    Yale’s new VP for communications is a former war correspondent.

    Mar/Apr 2016
  • features

    The stranger

    Two Tony awards and a dazzling Broadway career haven’t erased Michael Cerveris’s lifelong feeling of being an outsider. But it might just be what makes him a great actor.

    Jan/Feb 2016