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18 May 2011 Pursuing a Passion for Design and Service: Kenny Castañeda '12
The son of a contractor, Kenny Castañeda ’12 spent his youth building things: finishing his family’s Burr Ridge, Illinois, home and volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in Florida and New Orleans.
16 May 2011 Yale and Patricia and Peter Gruber Announce Establishment of the Gruber Foundation at Yale
Yale and Patricia and Peter Gruber Announce Establishment of the Gruber Foundation at Yale.
11 May 2011 Yale Dedicates Reese Stadium
Yale offically dedicates Reese Stadium, named for leadership donors Jonathan ’90 and Jason ’87 Reese.
18 Apr 2011 The Power of a Single Question: Professor Bryan Garsten
Yale Professor of Political Science Bryan Garsten often relies on one question to drive classroom discussion. Why do you become angry when you see injustice? Is self-reliance a form of selfishness? Have you actually consented to your government? These queries open doors into the complex works of Plato, Emerson, and Locke and explore their continued importance for modern politics.
4 Apr 2011 Senior Class Giving Reaches All-Time High
Tully McLoughlin MC ’11 and Haley Cohen DC ’11 led classmates to a record-breaking Senior Class Gift.
30 Mar 2011 Yale and Gilead Sciences Launch Research Collaboration
A multiyear program will explore the genetic basis and molecular mechanisms of cancer.
24 Mar 2011 Alumnus John Malone Commits $50 Million to Yale’s Engineering School
John Malone ’63 has committed $50 million to endow ten faculty positions in Yale’s Engineering School.
24 Jan 2011 Yale University and Banco Santander Announce Partnership
Yale University and Banco Santander signed an agreement January 14 providing financial support for major educational priorities at Yale.
20 Dec 2010 Yale Announces $50 Million Gift to Name School of Management’s New Campus
Yale University has received a $50 million commitment from a Yale College alumnus to support the construction of a new state-of-the-art campus for its School of Management (SOM), President Richard C. Levin ’74 Ph.D. announced today.
10 Dec 2010 Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees Meet in New York City
More than ninety members of the Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees convened in New York City on November 18.
8 Oct 2010 Yale India Initiative Symposium Examines Challenges and Opportunities in India
Fareed Zakaria ’86 moderated a panel discussion at the Yale India Initiative Symposium September 21.
5 Oct 2010 Alcoa Supports Yale Sustainability Initiative With Gift of Forged Aluminum Wheels for the University’s Shuttle Buses
To save energy, Yale’s shuttles will sport new, lighter wheels through a gift from Alcoa.
4 Oct 2010 Yale Officially Dedicates the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
Alumni, faculty, and friends gathered September 20 to dedicate the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University.
29 Sep 2010 Three Tiny Qubits, Another Big Step Toward Quantum Computing
A team led by Yale researchers has achieved the entanglement of three solid-state qubits, or quantum bits, for the first time.
28 Sep 2010 Live Broadcasts of the Metropolitan Opera to Debut at Yale Thanks to a Gift from Frederick Iseman ’74
Starting this fall, the Yale University community will have the unique opportunity to view the Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD broadcasts on campus free of charge through a gift from Frederick Iseman, Yale College alumnus of the Class of 1974.
24 Sep 2010 Scientists Recreate Extreme Conditions Deep in Earth’s Interior
A study by Yale and UC Berkeley sheds light on the Earth’s internal heating and cooling processes.
11 May 2010 Yale College Class of 2010 Sets New Records for Giving
Drew Rowny and Olivia Wheeler led fellow seniors to becoming the most generous graduating class in Yale College history.
4 May 2010 Campaign Committees Gear Up for Final Year
Members of the Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees met April 7–8 in New Haven to prepare for the home stretch of Yale’s five-year, $3.5 billion fundraising campaign, which will end June 30, 2011.
12 Apr 2010 Future Environmental Engineer Feels Right at Home at Yale: Megan Altizer '12
Megan Altizer ’12 came to Yale from Williston, North Dakota. To some, the 2,000-plus miles might seem a long way to travel, but with a roommate from Thailand and classmates from around the world, Alitzer says it’s not much by comparison.