Pericles Lewis
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LEWIS: The Conversations Ahead

I had the pleasure at Monday’s opening assembly to welcome the members of Class of 2026. It was my first official act as the new […]

CHUN & COOLEY& GOFF-CREWS & LEWIS: The Future of the Schwarzman Center

When speaking about the renovations of Commons and Memorial Hall, many currently on campus may be unaware of the history and needs that have been […]

LEWIS: Lessons from Yale-NUS

Please allow me to introduce myself. After spending 14 years as a literature professor at Yale, I left New Haven in 2012 to become president […]

LEWIS: Why I am going to Singapore

Two years ago, when plans were first outlined for a college to be jointly founded by Yale and the National University of Singapore, I volunteered […]

BAILYN, DAVIS AND LEWIS: Rethinking liberal arts education

In 2009, two of us (Charles Bailyn and Deborah Davis) visited Singapore with a Yale delegation to join a conversation about creating a liberal arts […]