Giving to Yale


25 Aug 2008 The Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation Supports Yale Writing Center
Upholding a great tradition of undergraduate education, the Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation, Inc. has made a major contribution to the Writing Center at Yale.
6 Aug 2008 This Economist is on his Game: Professor Larry Samuelson
Professor Larry Samuelson is an expert in microeconomic theory, game theory, repeated games, and the evolutionary foundations of economic behavior.
28 Jul 2008 Niarchos Foundation Invites President Levin to Greece to Share “Great Ideas”
President Richard C. Levin recently traveled to Greece to participate in the Great Ideas series administered by the Fulbright Foundation of Greece and the American Embassy.
15 Jul 2008 The Alumni Fund, Reunion Giving, and AYA Recognize Alumni Volunteers
The Yale Alumni Fund, Reunion Giving, and the Association of Yale Alumni hosted receptions to recognize the dedicated work of alumni volunteers. With more than 100 guests in attendance at each gathering, these events preceded the May 29-June 1 and June 5-June 8 reunion weekends.
1 Jul 2008 Undergraduate Travel Experience Spurs Alum’s Support for a Global Yale
Thomas Barry ’66 has traveled all over the world. But it was a job exchange program to Chile during the summer before his junior year at Yale that inspired his life-long passion and interest in global affairs.
27 Jun 2008 New Golf Facility Named in Honor of Longtime Yale Coach
The David Paterson Golf Technology Center, a new facility to enhance the training and performance of the men’s and women’s teams, was formally dedicated on May 3.
26 Jun 2008 Yale Researchers Receive Donaghue Awards For Work on Global Healthcare, Depression
Research projects by two investigators have been given a boost with awards from the Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation for Health-Related Research.
28 May 2008 New Center at Yale To Support Study of Greek Heritage and Culture
The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for Hellenic Studies at Yale will be the major source of funding for the Hellenic Studies Program at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies.
13 May 2008 At Annual Gathering Sterling Fellows Explore Yale’s Future
Yale recently hosted the eighth annual gathering of the Sterling Fellows, a society of the University’s most generous donors.
5 May 2008 Campaign Committees Convene at Yale’s New West Campus
More than sixty members of the Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees met to discuss how the new West Campus will affect Yale and the Campaign.
11 Apr 2008 $10 Million Gift Will Drive Research, Trials of New Skin Cancer Treatments
With a gift of $10 million to the School of Medicine, Roz Milstein and Jerry Meyer are helping to expand the School’s research and treatment programs in melanoma.
11 Apr 2008 New Faculty Prize Will Recognize Superb Patient Care
The School of Medicine has announced the creation of the David J. Leffell Prize for Clinical Excellence, an annual award.
3 Apr 2008 Yale Tomorrow Celebrates Los Angeles Launch
On the Warner Bros. Studios lot, Brownstone Street was transformed to receive guests for a March 17 celebration of the Yale Tomorrow campaign.
24 Mar 2008 Yale Tomorrow Celebrates San Francisco Launch
On February 29, Yale alumni, parents, and friends gathered at the spectacular Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco for the latest Yale Tomorrow campaign regional launch.
27 Feb 2008 Yale College Curriculum Cultivates Skills in Science
When Mary Attardo ’11, a freshman from Staten Island, New York, decided to come to Yale, she was looking for a challenge.
27 Feb 2008 Hines Fund Promotes Sustainable Architectural Design
To celebrate the establishment of the Hines Endowed Fund for Advanced Sustainability in Architectural Design, Yale School of Architecture will host a major symposium on April 4–5 reexamining fundamental assumptions of sustainable design.
1 Jan 2008 Hewlett Foundation Supports Online Debut of Free Courses
With generous support from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Yale University recently launched Open Yale Courses, an innovative project offering some of Yale’s most popular courses online and free of charge.
1 Jan 2008 Light Fellowships Prepare Students for Success in International Chinese Language Debate
When Yale’s Chinese language debate team spent a week in Beijing representing the United States, the Richard U. Light ’24 Fellowship program played a critical role in their success.
1 Dec 2007 Rededication Celebrates a New Beginning for Silliman College
More than 150 alumni, friends, students, and faculty gathered for the recent rededication of Silliman College, marking a new beginning for the College, the eighth of Yale’s residential complexes to undergo a top-to-bottom renovation.