Giving to Yale


1 Nov 2007 Yale Climate Scientist Honored by Packard Foundation
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation recently awarded Alexey Fedorov a fellowship for his research on large-scale interactions between tropical oceans and the atmosphere.
1 Nov 2007 Steven Kumble ’54 Supports Scholarships for International Experience
A recent gift by Steven J. Kumble ’54 will provide financial aid in Yale College, supporting both American students studying abroad and international students studying at Yale.
1 Nov 2007 Kempner Fund an Essential Resource in a Fast-changing Field
A recent gift from Thomas Kempner ’75 creates a fellowship fund that will be awarded to Ph.D. candidates to underwrite their research.
1 Nov 2007 Yale Celebrates Danforth Gift for Native American Cultural Center
A generous gift from Fred Danforth ’73, P’11 and Carlene B. Larsson P’11, funding a new position at Yale’s Native American Cultural Center, was the focus of a recent celebration.
1 Nov 2007 Yale Looks to Support the Next Leaders in the Arts
Yale attracts the nation’s most talented students to its arts programs, graduating the dramatists, musicians, artists, and architects who define the best of America’s culture. Endowed financial aid is a growing part of this great Yale tradition.
1 Nov 2007 Jonathan Edwards Under Renovation, Calhoun Next on the List
Jonathan Edwards College has embarked on a yearlong renovation. The renovation is part of a phased program to upgrade all twelve of the residential colleges. Calhoun College is the next in line
31 Oct 2007 Yale–New Haven Receives Naming Gift for Cancer Hospital
Joel E. Smilow ’54 will make a major gift to support the new, 14-story cancer hospital currently under construction at Yale–New Haven.
31 Oct 2007 Noted Alumnus and Conservationist Endows Deanship of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Carl W. Knobloch, Jr. ’51 has endowed the deanship of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.
5 Oct 2007 Yale Tomorrow Celebrates Boston Regional Launch
A harbor steeped in history, a crisp fall evening, and the newly opened Institute for Contemporary Art set the stage for the unveiling of the Yale Tomorrow campaign in Boston.
5 Oct 2007 Indra Nooyi Hosts Yale Alumni and Parents
Indra Nooyi, SOM alum, Corporation fellow, and CEO of PepsiCo, introduced her guests to Yale President Richard C. Levin during an intimate dinner at Pepsi’s historic Calloway House.
25 Sep 2007 Frederick Frank ’54 to Endow New Chair in the Yale School of Management
Frederick Frank has announced a $5 million bequest to create a new professorship in the Yale School of Management.
20 Sep 2007 T. Kyle Vanderlick Named Dean of Engineering
T. Kyle Vanderlick appointed Dean of Engineering and the Thomas E. Golden Professor of Engineering.
19 Sep 2007 Ingalls Rink Renovation Plan Approved by Yale Corporation
The Yale Corporation has approved a $23.5 million Ingalls Rink renovation, to be funded in part by the Yale Tomorrow campaign.
19 Sep 2007 Work Begins on Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center
Work has begun on the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center, a new facility being funded by gifts from Samuel J. Heyman ’60 and the estate of Joseph F. Cullman III ’35.
1 Sep 2007 Freshmen Arrive on Old Campus
The Class of 2011 arrived on campus in August. For many of these bright young people, your support is essential.
1 Jun 2007 Reunion Weekend Festivities Honor Volunteers
The numerous accomplishments of Yale Alumni Fund and Reunion Gift Committee volunteers were recognized during two celebrations that kicked off the 2007 reunion weekends.
1 Jun 2007 Nierenberg Gift Launches a New Center for Corporate Governance
A gift from investor David Nierenberg ’75, ’78 J.D. and his wife Patricia will support the new interdisciplinary Millstein Center at the Yale School of Management, as well as an endowed professorship.
1 Jun 2007 Hewlett Grant Fosters Innovation at the China Law Center
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation will donate $10 million to support the China Law Center, an interdisciplinary center in the Yale Law School.
1 Jun 2007 Orthwein Endowment Honors a Spirited St. Louis “Symbol of Yale”
A contribution of $2.5 million has endowed a fund in the School of Medicine in honor of William Orthwein, a 1938 graduate of Yale College.