Historic photo of Sterling Law Building

Look & Listen

Discover the past, present, and future of Yale Law School and the remarkable people who have left their mark on the School. View photos and videos as well as other content added throughout our bicentennial year.

Explore historical slideshows with vintage photographs from the School’s history. Watch video profiles of extraordinary alumni who are making lasting contributions in every sector across society as they discuss what a Yale Law School education meant to them.

On our podcast Inside Yale Law School, hosted by Dean Heather K. Gerken, former deans discuss the challenges and successes of their deanships, their pathbreaking scholarship, and how the Law School is continuing to redefine legal education to help our graduates meet the challenges of tomorrow.

Yale Talk: Leading the Way in Legal Education for 200 Years

Yale Talk: Leading the Way in Legal Education for 200 Years

To mark Yale Law School’s bicentennial, Dean Heather K. Gerken joins President Peter Salovey for a conversation about the impact the school has had on legal education over two centuries and what comes next. Dean Gerken discusses the Yale Law School’s focus on bolstering needs-based aid, increasing the number of veterans on campus, and preparing the next generation of lawyers and leaders to engage across divides in polarized times.

Inside Yale Law School: Guido Calabresi

Inside Yale Law School: Guido Calabresi

For Yale Law School’s bicentennial in 2024, Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law Guido Calabresi ’58 reflects on his tenure as Dean from 1985 to 1994. He discusses his work to restore the law school building to its former glory and start the school’s first loan forgiveness program.