Yale History

  • Manuscripts & Archives

    Arts & Culture

    Yale’s secret garden

    Object lesson: In the 1920s and ’30s, landscape architect Beatrix Farrand made her mark on Yale.

    Jul/Aug 2018
  • features

    How higher ed has changed. And how it hasn’t.

    On his 50th reunion, Richard Brodhead—past Yale student, professor, and dean—looks back.

    May/Jun 2018
  • Old Yale

    Deciding to stay

    In 1868, Yale considered moving out of central New Haven.

    May/Jun 2018
  • Manuscripts and Archives

    From the Editor

    The year of women

    Making plans for the double anniversary of coeducation.

    May/Jun 2018
  • features

    Conversation piece

    A bench on the Old Campus is Yale’s memorial to late president A. Bartlett Giamatti. Look carefully. It’s hiding a few secrets.

    Mar/Apr 2018
  • features

    Carm Cozza 1930–2018

    Yale’s longest-serving football coach never forgot his players. And they'll never forget him.

    Mar/Apr 2018