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Conversation with Stacey Abrams LAW'99 about her time at Yale Law, voting rights, political polarization, and first-gen students

Yale alum and residential college namesake Reverend Dr. Pauli Murray on US Quarter to be Issued in 2024

Happy Juneteenth! Watch this footage of a 1925 Juneteenth parade in Beaumont Texas, recorded by Rev. Solomon Sir Jones. Source: Yale Beinecke Library

A collection of his films, 29 in all, held by Yale's Beinecke Library, provides a rich record of African-American life in the 1920s. The full collection has been digitized, for free public viewing. 

‘Joyful noise’: Spotlighting the global influence of Black sacred music

Havens of freedom: The history of two New Haven churches that were stops on the Underground Railroad

Black and women scientists are less likely to have multiple research grants

Bishop William J. Barber II to direct new center at Yale Divinity School

New report highlights Yale’s efforts to promote equity and belonging

Yale creates Pennington Fellowship for New Haven students to attend HBCUs