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Summertime, and the reading is easy

Like science fiction? Spy novels? Family sagas? Find these and more in our reviews of novels by alumni authors.

Light & Verity

Lewis is new Yale College dean
The former Yale-NUS president returns to undergraduate education.
New group seeks changes at Yale Grand reopening View all Light & Verity

Scene on Campus

Singin' in the rain
So what if people got wet? Spring Fling is back.
Spring dancing The frozen chosen View all Scene on Campus


Hope for regrowth
A new drug for alopecia with roots at Yale.
Saving the senses from COVID-19 Changing the channel View all Findings

Last Look

The Class of 2020 got its turn in the sun with a do-over commencement.
Lunch break This wall can talk View all Last Look


Sidney Altman, 1939-2022
A Nobel laureate and Yale College dean.
Big prize for thinking small An empathetic approach to history View all Milestones

Arts & Culture

Reviews: July/August 2022
Paul Kennedy's latest book on naval power and World War II; Thomas Lovejoy's last book, on saving forests.
“My mother was a phonograph” Freedom, in gold View all Arts & Culture

President's Letter

Expanding access to a Yale education
Investing in health care A new school at Yale View all President's Letter

Sporting Life

Spring sports teams return in style
After a two-year hiatus, the Bulldogs claimed some national titles.
Delayed gratification The return of The Game View all Sporting Life

From the Editor

Far from family
Three students who love Ukraine.
Professor of gospel Science matters View all From the Editor

New Haven

Saying goodbye to Margaret Holloway
A drama school alum who became known as the "Shakespeare Lady."
Banner years A place to live with HIV and AIDS View all New Haven

Old Yale

Splendor on the grass
In the 1880s, Yale and New Haven took up tennis.
Praise the Lord, and pass the ammunition Making a way for women to play View all Old Yale

Where They Are Now

The chapel Rothko built
Christopher Rothko '85 is working to preserve one of his father's most important works.
He can tell you how to get to Sesame Street The stories of many lives View all Where They Are Now

Scene on Campus

King of the castle
Handsome Dan XIX has a new competition-winning doghouse.
Holding class outdoors Changes afoot View all Scene on Campus

Light & Verity

Tyng dynasties
How the colleges measure up when it comes to intramural championships.
Yale puts new money into new priorities From the beginning View all Light & Verity

Web Extra

Brita Belli
A French honor for a Connecticut native
Seventy-five years after his war service, Sperie Perakos '38 wins the Legion of Honor.
The green fields of the mind List: 41 secret societies at Yale View all Web Extra