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9 Jan 2013 In Her Brother's Memory: The Kirkwood Chair in Theoretical Chemistry
“Theoretical chemistry is all about making connections,” explains Yale chemist John Tully ’64. “Experimental chemists link molecules together in laboratories, and theoretical chemists try to explain why chemical processes happen as they do.”
8 Jan 2013 New Funding for Men's Lacrosse
David Ryan and his sister Susan Ryan Forst ’87 (together with their spouses, Caroline Ryan and Edward Forst) have endowed the men's lacrosse coaching position with a gift honoring their 20th and 25th reunions.
18 Dec 2012 Gift to Yale Bands Recognizes Composer’s Centennial
An anonymous donor has made a generous monetary gift to the University's Yale Band Endowment, in recognition of the centennial year of the birth of Tin Pan Alley composer Rosamonde Safier, making it possible for members of the Yale Bands to have contact with the professional world, much as Rosamonde Safier did.
28 Nov 2012 Questioning the Familiar: Professor Christine Hayes
Students make unexpected discoveries in Christine Hayes’ classroom, in undergraduate courses in rabbinic literature or in graduate seminars on Jewish law. The key, she says, is to approach familiar texts in challenging ways.
14 Nov 2012 Annual Report of Giving to Yale 2011–2012
The Annual Report of Giving to Yale highlights the generosity of donors during 2011–2012.
6 Nov 2012 Students Reach Out to Donors on Elihu Day
On November 1, 2012, students from across Yale’s campus voiced their gratitude to donors as part of the second annual Elihu Day.
24 Oct 2012 Yale Veterans Support ROTC's Return
On September 21, President Richard C. Levin and military officials formally welcomed the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) to campus after a twenty-eight-year absence. Two Yale veterans have provided generous support to this important program.
20 Aug 2012 Opening "Locked Treasures" at the Library
To mark their 35th reunion, members of the Class of 1977 have made gifts to support immediate needs in processing and cataloging at the library.
27 Jul 2012 Teaching the Art of Hearing: Joan Panetti
Renowned as a pianist and composer, Joan Panetti ’74 MusAD brings a unique sensibility to her role as a professor in the Yale School of Music.
3 Jul 2012 Coming Home to Yale: Catalina Brennan-Gatica PC ’15
Catalina Brennan-Gatica ’15 is a first-generation American, first-generation college student, and the oldest of five children. Growing up in New Haven, she took part in Yale-sponsored programs and from a young age dreamed of attending Yale University.
4 Jun 2012 On Making History: Professor Francesca Trivellato
As a social and economic historian, Francesca Trivellato looks for large patterns in small details of people’s lives and activities.
10 May 2012 Subrata K. Sen: Marketing Fundamentals in the Digital Age
Over twenty-eight years, Subrata Sen has witnessed significant changes in the Yale School of Management curriculum, and he has helped shape the way marketing is taught.
1 May 2012 Alumni "Blitz" to support Yale
Between April 23 and 29, hundreds of Yale University alumni across the country volunteered their time to encourage giving to their alma mater during the Yale Alumni Fund's Bulldog Blitz.
26 Apr 2012 Hendels Make Catalyzing Gift to Support African Studies
A new endowment, the Stephen and Ruth Hendel Fund for Innovation in Africa, will leverage the University’s academic, cultural, and physical resources to study anti-corruption initiatives in Africa as well as promote access to digital information and technologies.
25 Apr 2012 Robina Foundation Charts New Future for the American Play
Yale School of Drama and Yale Repertory Theatre have received a transformational $18 million gift from the Robina Foundation that will permanently endow the creation of new plays and musicals for the American stage. The ale Center for New Theatre will be renamed as the Binger Center for New Theatre in honor of Robina founder James H. Binger ’38.
12 Apr 2012 Computing—Ever Smaller, Ever Faster: Professor Tso-Ping Ma '74 Ph.D.
Tso-Ping Ma, the Raymond J. Wean Professor of Electrical Engineering, began teaching at Yale in 1977.
1 Apr 2012 Kissinger Among Featured Speakers at Johnson Center’s First Annual Conference
President Richard C. Levin and statesman Henry A. Kissinger participated in a conference on U.S.-China relations held at at Yale March 30-31, which featured numerous distinguished practitioners and scholars.
28 Feb 2012 Senior Class Gift Participation Reaches Record High
Led by co-chairs Courtney Fukuda BK ’12 and Joey Mensah BR ’12, the Class of 2012 broke the record for Senior Class Gift participation this year, with 97.5 percent of graduating seniors giving back to Yale between February 1 and 22.
13 Feb 2012 How Lessons from the Past Shape Land Use in India: Professor Kalyanakrishnan Sivaramakrishnan
Professor Kalyanakrishnan Sivaramakrishnan is one of the foremost scholars on the history and anthropology of forestry, land use, and wildlife conservation in India.