Speeches

April 9, 2014 New Haven and Yale: On Common Ground
Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting
October 13, 2013 Inaugural Address: Our Educational Mission
Presidential Inauguration, Woolsey Hall
August 24, 2013 'Yale and the American Dream'
Freshman Address, Yale College Class of 2017
May 24, 2009 Just Do It
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Convocation Address
August 30, 2008 A Contrarian Education
Freshman Assembly, Yale College Class of 2012
September 1, 2007 The Pursuit of Happiness
Freshman Assembly, Yale College Class of 2011
September 2, 2006 Thinking in New Ways
Freshman Assembly, Yale College Class of 2010
August 27, 2005 Beyond Caricature
Freshman Assembly, Yale College Class of 2009
August 24, 2004 Creative Places
Freshman Assembly, Yale College Class of 2008
August 26, 2003 On Finding Your Passion (Within Reason)
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Matriculation Address