Big man on campus

After he left the White House, William Howard Taft spent eight years teaching at Yale. He left quite an impression.

By Mark Alden Branch


A rebel comes home

In the ’70s, attitudes in America changed. So did attitudes at Yale. One alumnus remembers how he mutinied, and how he came back.

By Peter Richmond


The most hated climate scientist in the US fights back

Michael Mann is taking a stand for science.

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From the Editor

Served fresh daily

By Kathrin Lassila

Letters to the Editor

What’s old is new again

Where They Are Now


Behind the scenes on a hit sitcom.

By Anthony Weiss

Scene on Campus

Dawn patrol

Watching the sunrise from West Rock.

New Haven

Only connect

The city looks to undo a postwar planning mistake.

By John Dillon

Old Yale

The Lincoln Tree and the bones

A tree, a storm, and New Haven’s original cemetery.

By Judith Schiff

Sporting Life

Russian holiday

Some Yale coaching helps the USA win a World Junior Championship.

By Alex Goldberger

Last Look


Rhinoceros-horn cups from China.