YES Stories

Sayda Martinez-Alvarado (‘23) is a Psychology major in Davenport from Leesburg, Virginia. Like many Education Studies Scholars, she became aware of her interest in education...
 
Adrian Kyle Venzon (‘23) is an English major in Pierson College. His interest in education was cemented during the fall of his first year. “I had the privilege of teaching a...
 
Plunging into the unfamiliar environment of an urban university like Yale is difficult, but especially for students from small towns and rural backgrounds. Created by...
 
Jason Stanley is the Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy at Yale University. He has written 5 books so far, the most recent two being How Facism Works: The Politics of Us...
 
Psychology major and Davenport alum (‘18), Hong Bui is next on our Homecoming series! Hong is originally from Austin, Texas, but currently finds herself in College Park,...
 
Sydney Terroso is a senior from York, PA graduating with a degree in Psychology. While her absolute favorite course during her time at Yale has been Autism and Related...
 
Ava Niknahad is a senior in Morse College from Los Angeles, California majoring in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. As a pre-med student, Ava initially joined...