Notes from Woodbridge Hall (2013-2019)

President Salovey regularly shares his reflections and reports on his activities in this message to the Yale community.

May 7, 2018

New ideas in science, medicine, and technology have transformed our lives and our planet over the past century. More recently, advances in... more

April 24, 2018

Next year Yale will celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of undergraduate coeducation—half a century of achievement in the classroom and in the life... more

April 2, 2018

What does it mean to be a good partner? I considered this question many times in the six days I spent traveling in Ghana and Kenya during spring... more

March 7, 2018

Special entry by Ms. Marta Moret

I am delighted to have this opportunity to present a special edition of Notes from Woodbridge... more

February 19, 2018

Today the United States celebrates Presidents’ Day—a holiday originally commemorating George Washington’s birthday. Here at Yale, we think of a... more

February 5, 2018

Last week I traveled to Davos, Switzerland, to discuss some of the most crucial challenges facing our planet at the World Economic Forum (WEF). In... more

January 15, 2018

Today our nation honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the courageous civil rights leader who dedicated his life to seeking justice, peace, and... more

December 11, 2017

The Yale Center for British Art (YCBA), one of the finest university art collections anywhere in the world, celebrates its fortieth anniversary... more

November 13, 2017

What a difference a year makes! Over the past twelve months, our campus has borne witness to many physical changes. We opened the new... more

October 23, 2017

Did you know today is Mole Day? Completely unrelated to Groundhog Day, Mole Day gets its name from the number of atoms in one mole of a substance—... more

October 2, 2017

This week we will celebrate a wonderful milestone for Yale: the dedication of Benjamin Franklin and Pauli Murray colleges. Like so many in our... more

September 18, 2017

Over the past several weeks we have witnessed—and some of us have experienced firsthand—the destructive, awful power of natural disasters. Harvey... more