Mark Ostow


The alchemist of costuming

Jane Greenwood, Broadway's most prolific designer, turns cloth into character.

Blog: Daily Snap

Sky scraper

Sculptor Robert Engman ’55MFA, who was teaching at Yale during the construction of the Art...


"Irascible and difficult."  "Very intense." And beloved.

Aldo Parisot was one of Yale's most famous musicians. He was also, possibly, its most idiosyncratic personality.
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Within reach

Robotics has long tried to mimic the human hand. Yale engineer Aaron Dollar thinks there’s a better way.
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Arts & Culture

The art of medicine

A nineteenth-century Yale surgeon commissioned portraits of tumor patients.

In the magazine


Stressed? Hug a dog and call in the morning
Interacting with dogs may help children cope.
Respect and the white liberal Fellow travelers View all Findings

Last Look

History under glass
A new boathouse has ties to old Yale.
Arts and letters As local as it gets View all Last Look

Where They Are Now

Ever wondered who created autocorrect?
Ken Kocienda '88 was principal engineer on software for the iPhone.
Math for the masses A professor’s double life View all Where They Are Now



Where they call home
The countries and regions of origin for Yale’s international students.
No time to lose The search for a past View all International

Student Life

Yale report slams DKE culture
The dean offers "some plain advice about events like these: don’t go to them."
The three-minute thesis Get with the programming View all Student Life

Faculty & Staff

A bridge builder’s remarkable life
Lamin Sanneh studied Islam, Christianity, and the dialogue between the two.
Faculty matters Better Living 101 View all Faculty & Staff