Notes from Woodbridge Hall

President Salovey regularly shares his reflections and reports on his activities in this message to the Yale community. Subscribe to receive Notes from Woodbridge Hall by email.

April 20, 2015

As we celebrate the forty-fifth anniversary of Earth Day this week, our students, alumni, faculty, and staff will be attending special programs at... more

April 6, 2015

In the past week, spring has arrived in New Haven at last. All that remains of winter’s snow are a few patches here and there. (Fun fact: the pen... more

March 23, 2015

Happy spring—and welcome back to those of you just returning from the mid-semester recess. I trust March, which indeed came in like a lion, will... more

February 23, 2015

Last week I wrote to you about New Haven’s many arts and humanities organizations. Now, I have art of the edible variety on my mind: tomorrow... more

February 16, 2015

Last Monday, Marta and I had the pleasure of spending the afternoon with Mayor Toni Harp and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro as they hosted a “... more

February 9, 2015

A few weeks ago, I traveled to Switzerland for the World Economic... more

January 19, 2015

As we honor Martin Luther King, Jr., I am reminded of a quote often attributed to him: “If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a... more

January 12, 2015

Happy new year! For me, the first weeks of the spring semester always carry with them a special sense of new beginnings. Students, faculty, and... more

November 24, 2014

Those of you who follow my writings closely (if you’ll indulge me in imagining that) will have seen this message in your inboxes and thought: aha... more

November 10, 2014

If you have attended Yale’s annual Veterans Day ceremony in the past, you will understand why I count it among the most beautiful and moving... more

October 27, 2014

One of my favorite things about Yale is our deep sense of community—so deep it seems to be in our very DNA. I touched on this, in a very local... more

October 13, 2014

When Marta and I moved into our quarters within 43 Hillhouse Avenue last month with Portia, our Havanese, we became the newest members of a... more