Giving to Yale


7 Jun 2011 Landmark Gift Establishes Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage at Yale University
Yale University President Richard C. Levin today announced the creation of the Yale Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage, funded by a gift of $25 million from Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin '78.
7 Jun 2011 Collections Go Digital
Yale boasts the world’s seventh largest library system, with over 10 million volumes in 21 libraries, and its gallery and museum collections stand among the nation’s finest. Now, plans for a core facility to digitize these holdings promise to revolutionize their use in the lab and classroom.
20 May 2011 Symposium Brings Pharmaceutical Industry Leaders to Yale
Company executives and academic scientists met May 18 at Yale's West Campus for a freewheeling discussion about rejuvenating the way drugs are discovered.
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.
13 Jan 2011 Yale launches new Nanobiology Institute on West Campus
Yale’s new Nanobiology Institute will leverage the expertise of biologists, engineers, and other researchers to explore how living and material systems operate at the nanoscale.
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.
13 Dec 2010 Schlessinger to Unite Basic and Translational Research
Yale Cancer Center has named Joseph Schlessinger, a leader in the field of signal transduction, as the founding director of the Cancer Biology Institute at West Campus.
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.
15 Oct 2010 A Timely Mission for the Systems Biology Institute
New technology gives scientists the ability to identify, track, and visualize minute molecular processes, creating a tidal wave of biological data. Now researchers are finding innovative ways to put this information to use.
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.