Religious Treasures at Yale

                                              Above: The Fan-Vaulted Ceiling in Harkness Tower's Buddhist Chapel

"Divinity School Changed Me" - U.S. Senator Chris Coons, '92 MAR & JD

Coons YDS

                        “Divinity school taught me that, at its core, a life of faith is a life grounded in service and humility.”

YDS Application Deadline Extended! Now With Timeline!

Churchill Looking Forward

                        Above: Winston Churchill keeps his eye on the extended horizon of the YDS Application (not really)

Many of you have written with dire circumstances, last-minute emergencies, and other unfortunate occurrences that prevented you from submitting your application.

Visit Yale Divinity This Spring!

Gilmores At Yale

                                 Above: Prospective student Rory Gilmore visits Yale with her hilariously offbeat family.

We at Yale Divinity School hope you are enjoying a happy and healthy 2015.  

YDS In San Diego for AAR/SBL

                        Above: San Diego, where Biblical scholars from around the world have escaped the Polar Vortex.

 

Are you attending this year’s American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature meeting in sunny San Diego, CA? 

What I Did This Summer - Win Bassett, MAR '15

YDS students do a number of interesting things over the summer, and Win Bassett MAR '15 had a very interesting summer indeed, combining the CPE experience with a phenomenal opportunity at a writing conference.  He'll tell you about it, as well as discuss how he blended his opportunities to include visiting schools as part of our Educational Leadership in Ministry Program.  Thanks Win! 

What I Did This Summer - Ginna Kelly, MAR '15

YDS students do a number of interesting things over the summer.  Over the course of the next few weeks, you’ll hear about some of what our amazing students have been up to.  Today’s entry comes from Ginna Kelly, MAR '15, who came to YDS from a distinguished career in environmental law alongside extensive work in ecological advocacy and the nonprofit world.  Today she'll tell you about the mountains she has climbed, and the transformative transcendence she has found.  Thanks Ginna!

What I Did This Summer - Nicole Perone, MDiv '16

YDS students do a number of interesting things over the summer.  Over the course of the next few weeks, you’ll hear about some of what our amazing students have been up to.  Today’s entry comes from Nicole Perone, MDiv. '16, who brings an enormous amount to our community and is a stalwart student worker at the Admissions Office.  Thanks Nicole!

Nicole & Bishop

“Would you mind if we took a picture together?”

What I Did This Summer - Sara Misgen, MAR '15

YDS students do a number of awesome things over the summer, and we've been hearing about some of them.  Today’s entry comes from Sara Misgen, MAR ’15, who spent her summer enjoying the awesome town of New Haven and doing fascinating work at the Sterling Memorial Library (which just re-opened after an extensive renovation).  Thanks Sara!