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.

August 17, 2015

During my five years as a dean (first of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and then of Yale College), the end of August was a time for... more

July 27, 2015

Did you know that the #1 most-visited place in Connecticut by a schoolchild is Yale’s Peabody Museum? Earlier this month the New York Times gave a... more

July 6, 2015

What does a university president do for a summer break? I can’t speak for my Ivy League peers, but for me, the real start of the season is... more

June 15, 2015

As the Yale campus switches gears for the summer—and before we rush headlong into planning for the new academic year—I invite you to join me... more

June 1, 2015

The two Yale reunion weekends each spring are a whirlwind of the best kind... more

May 18, 2015

What a Commencement weekend it has been—with the main event still to come! Yale... more

May 4, 2015

As we charge toward the end of the spring semester, this is the season for special occasions here on campus (not to mention some serious hay fever... more

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

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