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Michael Tom ’83 M.D.
July 9, 2018
Michael Tom ’83 M.D. was recently confirmed as the new chairman of the Yale Alumni Fund Board of Directors. He will serve a two-year term starting July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2020. Dr. Tom has served as the vice chairman of the board since July 1, 2016.
James Tobin
June 11, 2018
Named for the late James Tobin, the Tobin Center for Economic Policy at Yale will enhance Yale's role in informing data-driven discussions of public policy.
(Photo credit: Michael Marsland)
June 4, 2018
Domestic Summer Award supports 191 undergraduate internships in nonprofit and educational organizations, government entities, and art apprenticeships.
Len Blavatnik
May 1, 2018
Yale University has received a $15 million grant from the Blavatnik Family Foundation, headed by American industrialist and philanthropist Len Blavatnik, to expand the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale.
Three Yale faculty members—Dr. Nita Ahuja, Dr. Clifford Bogue, and Vasilis Vasiliou—have been appointed to endowed professorships.
March 22, 2018
Three Yale faculty members—Dr. Nita Ahuja, Dr. Clifford Bogue, and Vasilis Vasiliou—have been appointed to endowed professorships.
A rendering of the Franke Family Digital Humanities Laboratory in Sterling Memorial Library
March 19, 2018
Barbara and Richard ’53 Franke and the Goizueta Foundation are funding the construction of a new digital humanities lab in Sterling Memorial Library.
James Leitner ’75 has established a scholarship at the Yale School of Nursing for a Ph.D. student from an international or diverse background.
March 13, 2018
James Leitner ’75 has established a scholarship at the Yale School of Nursing for a Ph.D. student from an international or diverse background.
Evans Hall, Yale School of Management
March 1, 2018
Professor Andrew Metrick, founder of the Yale Program on Financial Stability and faculty director of the Master’s Degree in Systemic Risk, is honored for his groundbreaking work on economic policy change.
"Learning ABCs from the tree of knowledge," a window in the Hall of Graduate Studies
February 21, 2018
A major gift from an anonymous donor is launching a pathbreaking program to provide faculty members in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) with a suite of opportunities to support their growth as scholars, teachers, and university citizens.
December 7, 2017
The Yale Alumni Fund honored four individuals with Chairman’s Awards during the combined Association of Yale Alumni Assembly & Yale Alumni Fund Convocation event.
Jacqueline Ly ’17
December 1, 2017
As an undergraduate, Jacqueline Ly ’17, who also goes by Jackie, excelled in her major of molecular, cellular, and developmental biology.
Mallory Isburg  ’17
November 1, 2017
Mallory Isburg graduated in 2017 with a B.A. in anthropology and distinction in her major, an achievement celebrated by her parents, who traveled from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for commencement.
Travis Brady PC '18
June 1, 2017
Born in Jamaica and raised in the Bronx, New York, Travis Brady PC '18 came to Yale as a QuestBridge Scholar and is the first member of his family to attend college.
Emily Boring PC ’18
June 1, 2017
“My dream job,” said Emily Boring PC '18, “combines biology and writing.” Inspired by authors Rachel Carson and Aldo Leopold (Yale F&ES Class of 1909), Emily envisions her future using the power of the written word to convey the urgency of environmental issues.