Giving to Yale


20 May 2009 Harold W. Attridge appointed first Henry L. Slack Dean of Yale Divinity School
Harold W. Attridge has been appointed as the first Reverend Henry L. Slack Dean of Yale Divinity School (YDS).
18 May 2009 Sterling Fellows celebrate with dinner and musical celebration
The Sterling Fellows, a society of Yale’s leadership donors, convened May 5, 2009, at New York City’s Rockefeller Center for their ninth gathering. Whitney MacMillan ’51, who chairs the fellowship, joined Provost Peter Salovey ’86 Ph.D. in the Rainbow Room to host a dinner and musical celebration.
27 Apr 2009 Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees Gather for On-Campus Meeting
On April 13 and 14, 2009, more than seventy members of the Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees met in New Haven for a Campaign update and an in-depth discussion about plans for West Campus and the new residential colleges.
8 Apr 2009 Yale Alumnus Sets Sights on Feeding Africa’s Hungry
Yale’s undergraduate program prepares students who go on to make incredible contributions to the world. Andrew Youn ’00 is no exception.
3 Apr 2009 Transformational Gift to Create Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
President Richard C. Levin announced that Yale has received a $50 million gift to establish the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs.
11 Mar 2009 Seattle Celebrates Yale Tomorrow
Alumni, parents, and friends gathered in Seattle for the latest celebration of the Yale Tomorrow campaign. Located at the ACT—A Contemporary Theatre on Union Street in downtown, the event was hosted by President Richard C. Levin ’74 Ph.D. and Corporation Fellow Mimi G. Gates ’81 Ph.D.
11 Feb 2009 Picasso’s Head of Fernande Debuts at the Yale University Art Gallery
Thanks to the generosity of John W. ’67 and Susan Jackson, visitors to the Yale University Art Gallery have a new opportunity to experience the work of 20th century master artist, Pablo Picasso.
14 Jan 2009 Donaghue Grant Supports Healthy Outcomes for Women at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
The Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, in partnership with the Fair Haven Community Health Center, has received the first Donaghue Program for Research Leadership grant from The Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Foundation.
2 Jan 2009 New gifts enhance Yale University Art Gallery collections
Recent gifts to the Yale University Art Gallery are helping to support an important part of arts education at Yale: direct engagement with a wide selection of art from around the world and across centuries.
19 Dec 2008 Chair Pays Tribute to Economist William Brainard’s Leadership
A new professorship has been established in honor of Yale economist and former provost William C. Brainard by his friends and colleagues.
25 Nov 2008 Construction under way for new University Health Services Center
In summer 2008 construction began on the new University Health Services Center, a state-of-the-art facility that will support Yale’s ability to provide healthcare to students, faculty, and staff.
25 Nov 2008 Yale dedicates new Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center
Yale University has officially dedicated the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center as the new home for varsity tennis.
20 Nov 2008 Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees meet with sights set on a new goal
On November 10, 2008, more than sixty-five members of the Yale Tomorrow Campaign Committees met in New York City to discuss the progress of the Campaign and plans for the expansion of Yale College.
12 Nov 2008 Anonymous Gift Celebrates Student–Faculty Connection
Yale College has received a $1 million gift from an anonymous donor to establish the Sharon Oster Resource Fund for Undergraduate Teaching and Engagement.
4 Nov 2008 Dr. Raymond and Beverly Sackler Fund New Institute for Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences
Research collaboration among scientists working in the traditionally unrelated fields of biology, physics, and engineering has gained new momentum at Yale, thanks to a gift from Dr. Raymond and Beverly Sackler.
17 Oct 2008 Andrew Sabin Family Foundation Establishes Yale Prize to Support Eco-Ventures
With a goal to stimulate environmental entrepreneurship, the Andrew Sabin Family Foundation recently established the Sabin Environmental Venture Prize at Yale.
14 Oct 2008 Construction continues as the Campaign transforms Yale’s campus
Thanks to the generosity of many alumni, parents, and friends, the Yale Tomorrow campaign is helping to transform the University landscape.
15 Sep 2008 Financial Aid Profile: Diana Tucci ’09
With recent changes in the financial aid policy, Diana Tucci ’09 —like all Yale College students receiving scholarship support—will contribute significantly less toward her tuition costs.
15 Sep 2008 Wing Ho Named as First Class of ’57 Visiting Professor of Musical Education
Robert Blocker, dean of Yale’s School of Music, has announced the appointment of Wing Ho as the first Class of ’57 Visiting Professor of Music Education at Yale.