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“In awe of the power and beauty”

Vincent J. Scully, Jr. 1920–2017

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Everyday justice

Law School professor Tracey Meares is helping police to build trust with civilians.

By Cathy Shufro Ico comments 3 comments

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What they're making at the “maker space”

Students and recent grads show off their projects from the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design.

By Alan Wechsler

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Perpetual motion

Thousands of times a day, people do extraordinary—and ordinary—things with their bodies at Payne Whitney Gym.

By Mark Alden Branch ’86

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Policing: the view from campus

Ideas about procedural justice are having an impact on Yale’s own police force.

By Cathy Shufro

From the Editor

Vincent Scully, artist

The power of a lecture.

By Kathrin Day Lassila ’81

Letters to the Editor

Letters: January/February 2018

Where They Are Now

Yes, coal country has a future

A ninth-generation Appalachian reclaims the mountains.

By Dylan Walsh ’11MEM

Scene on Campus

A room of one’s own

A hidden library atop the Old Campus—for a lucky few.

Old Yale

A banner year for black students

A talented soprano was among five African American prize winners in 1908.

By Judith Ann Schiff

Sporting Life

A football season to cheer

A second straight win in The Game secures an Ivy title.

By Evan Frondorf ’14

Last Look

Taking it to the street

A prime spot for a classic campus sculpture.

Q&A: Peter Salovey

Sports and the student

Why Yale invests in varsity athletics.

By Kathrin Day Lassila ’81