Daniel Baxter


Neither here nor there

In 1873, 12-year-old Yan Phou Lee left China for the US. He stayed for 54 years. But he never found a home.
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The great dining disruption

At Yale, in New Haven, and beyond, the pandemic forced dining halls and restaurants into a major overhaul.


Infinite complexity

Sometimes, even mathematicians rely on intuition. Professor Daniel Spielman's helped him solve an unsolvable problem.


A place for all Yale

The Schwarzman Center invites everyone in for food, talk, and ideas.
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The Yalie and the yetis

Oil scion Tom Slick Jr. '38 had many interests. Some required traveling to the Himalayas.
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Light & Verity

Interdisciplinary hub for researching the brain
The Wu Tsai Institute will bring together neuroscience-related disciplines.
Time to vote First-year student dies in suicide View all Light & Verity

Scene on Campus

Ready for your close-up?
Checking out the details of the Peabody's dinosaur mural.
Not a cathedral. We swear. Still learning in 3D View all Scene on Campus


Only connect
What the pandemic has done to people's social networks.
For some kids, a year of slippage Blues in the night View all Findings

Last Look

In the abstract
New at the Art Gallery, an "exuberant" Franz Kline painting.
Hefty With highest honor View all Last Look


A computer scientist loved for his teaching
Stanley Eisenstat taught at Yale for nearly 50 years.
Tapped to tackle COVID A librarian for digital times View all Milestones

Arts & Culture

Instruments of the Passion
Decoding the images of a medieval prayer book.
Reviews: May/June 2021 Curses! And the revenge of
the Greeks
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President's Letter

A bright future for neuroscience
Leading in a pandemic Asking questions that matter View all President's Letter

Sporting Life

Good year for a Bulldog in the NFL
Foyesade Oluokun '17 had a breakout season with the Atlanta Falcons.
Benched Silent spring View all Sporting Life

From the Editor

Andrew Dowe '08, '20PhD, had an unrivaled skill for inspiring others.
“A steely, quiet strength” A first draft of pandemic history View all From the Editor

New Haven

Saying goodbye to Margaret Holloway
A drama school alum who became known as the "Shakespeare Lady."
Banner years A place to live with HIV and AIDS View all New Haven

Old Yale

The '21 Club
A survey of four Classes of '21 across the centuries.
Women worthies Teaching the teachers View all Old Yale

Where They Are Now

Straddling town and gown
Justin Elicker '10MBA, '10MEM, came to New Haven to study. He stayed to become mayor.
An artist sews a sense of community Where have I heard that voice before? View all Where They Are Now

Scene on Campus

New med students get their white coats—carefully.
Squash team Centenarian View all Scene on Campus

Light & Verity

Campus mourns murdered student
Kevin Jiang '21MESc was a veteran and a lover of nature.
Long live the king Still caring View all Light & Verity

Web Extra

Brita Belli
A French honor for a Connecticut native
Seventy-five years after his war service, Sperie Perakos '38 wins the Legion of Honor.
The green fields of the mind List: 41 secret societies at Yale View all Web Extra