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Saturday, May 14, 2022


graduates in Beinecke plaza

Members of the Classes of 2020 and 2021 lined up in Beinecke Plaza for the procession to Yale’s historic Old Campus.

Thursday, May 12, 2022


A blackpoll warbler killed by a window collision.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022


Bernstein and Robina Fellows

Recipients of 2022-23 Bernstein and Robina International Human Rights Fellowships, clockwise from top left: Yussef Al Tamimi ’22, Rodrigo Ayala Miret ’22, Luke Connell ’22, Jason Gardiner ’22, Megan Hauptman ’21, Tim Hirschel-Burns ’22, and Lena Riemer ’22.

Monday, May 2, 2022


Justice Sonia Sotomayor and panelists at the Liman Colloquium

Justice Sonia Sotomayor ’79 joined a panel of alumni moderated by Professor Judith Resnik to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Liman Center and more than 50 years of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization and Yale Law School’s clinical program.

Monday, May 2, 2022


Professor J.L. Pottenger Jr. ’75, Susan Sturm, and Deputy Dean for Experiential Education Muneer Ahmad at a panel in April 2022

Professor J.L. Pottenger Jr. ’75, Susan Sturm ’79, and Deputy Dean for Experiential Education Muneer Ahmad at a panel in April 2022

May 16 Monday

Event

Healthy Snacks and DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

May 17 Tuesday

Event

Healthy Snacks and DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

May 18 Wednesday

Event

Healthy Snacks and DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

May 19 Thursday

Event

Healthy Snacks and DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

May 19 Thursday
May 20 Friday
May 20 Friday

Event

Healthy Snacks and DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

May 23 Monday

Event

University Commencement

(All day)
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Friday, May 13, 2022


In The Press

U.S. Women Seeking Abortions are Warned to Watch What They Google

Radio New Zealand

Nikolas Guggenberger, Executive Director of the Information Society Project spoke about what the potential end to Roe v. Wade might mean for digital privacy.

Friday, May 13, 2022


In The Press

Yale Medical, Legal Experts “Appalled” by Recent Actions Denying Gender-Affirming Care, Issue New Scientific Report

Connecticut Public Radio

A report on misleading scientific claims that inform laws regarding gender-affirming care co-authored by Jacquin D. Bierman Professor  Anne L. Alstott ’87 is discussed.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022


In The Press

A Christian Flag Roiled Boston City Hall. It Shouldn’t Have. — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022


In The Press

How a 40-Year Old Supreme Court Ruling May Quash the Book Banning Wave

Freedom Forum

Robert R. Slaughter Professor Justin Driver is quoted about recent efforts by schools to ban books from school libraries and students’ First Amendment rights.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022


In The Press

Leaked Abortion Draft Has Supreme Court Education Cases in Political Cross-Hairs

Education Week

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law Justin Driver comments on cases before the Supreme Court that focus on education.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022


In The Press

Five times Congress overrode the Supreme Court

The Hill

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William N. Eskridge, Jr. ’78 discusses historical instances in which Congress superseded a decision by the Supreme Court. 

Monday, May 9, 2022


In The Press

The Supreme Court Has Always Been Political — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, May 9, 2022


In The Press

The Possible Post-Roe Roadmap

Politico

Clinical Lecturer Priscilla Smith ’91 is quoted about the leaked Supreme Court draft decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.

 

Monday, May 9, 2022


In The Press

Reversing Roe in the Digital Age

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Information Society Project Executive Director Nikolas Guggenberger discusses the potential impact of overturning Roe v. Wade on online privacy issues.

Friday, May 6, 2022


In The Press

How the Supreme Court Became ‘Intoxicated With Its Power’

The New York Times

Professor of Law Amy Kapczynski ’03 discusses the leaked draft opinion on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.