Yale History

  • Old Yale

    Uncommon leadership

    When Yale dining was in trouble, Cora Colburn was the answer.

    Mar/Apr 2019
  • features

    Bush and Yale

    George H. W. Bush ’48 was the quintessential Eli. But he changed. And so did Yale.

    Jan/Feb 2019 | Ico comments 2 comments
  • Light & Verity

    The Great War remembered

    Yale marks the centennial of the Armistice.

    Jan/Feb 2019
  • Old Yale

    His fair city

    Yale alum Carter Harrison lived and died with the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair.

    Jan/Feb 2019
  • Manuscripts and Archives

    From the Editor

    Hanna Gray's extraordinary life

    In a new memoir, Yale's first woman president looks back--and forward.

    Jan/Feb 2019
  • features

    The tie that binds

    Fifty years after a stunning Yale-Harvard game ended in a tie, men who played in it still replay it in their minds.

    Nov/Dec 2018