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SOM brings back the bell curve

Debates about changes to the grading system in Yale College gripped campus at this time last year. Now, the...

In the magazine


What the surgeon general did
Tobacco control since 1964 has saved eight million lives.
Panel politics Hormonal help for autism? View all Findings

Where They Are Now

Hugh Hamilton
D. Michael Quinn ’76PhD ran afoul of the Mormon church over his writings about its history.
Board-book bard Hail to the taxi chief View all Where They Are Now

Scene on Campus

Mark Ostow
Yale and Harvard meet at Madison Square Garden for The Game on ice.
A farewell to Mudd Tap dance View all Scene on Campus


New Haven

Toward college, with the help of a sport
The Squash Haven program has a strong academic component.
New Haven reads… and reads… and reads Magic carpets View all New Haven

Faculty & Staff

Matthew Sussman
Professor of mambo
Robert Farris Thompson—Master T—teaches "the black aesthetic of the cool."
Astronomy and gender politics The prose whisperer View all Faculty & Staff


Wanted: smart students from poor families
The families of Yale College students, on average, are substantially richer than the American norm. How much can the university change this? How much should it?
Grand goals, hard choices Singing Yale’s Praises. Literally. View all Admissions

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