Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson spoke to the Yale community Wednesday afternoon about persisting inequalities.
Former GOP Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich debated issues such as gun control and voting rights with Yale Law professor Akhil Amar ’80 LAW ’84 Monday evening.
On Tuesday evening, a group of international relations experts — from left, Mohammed Elfayoumy, Emma Sky, Hassan Barari, Charles Hill and Ellen Lust — discussed the situation in Syria.
In his Baccalaureate address, University President Richard  Levin asked graduates to think about how to strengthen education, invest in infrastructure and reform entitlement programs, such as Social Security.