YES Stories

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...
 
Christian Milian is a senior in Davenport College majoring in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Born in Puerto Rico, he was raised for the majority of his life in Waterbury...
 
Sammy Grob is a senior in Morse College studying psychology. Originally from New York City, he originally joined the Ed Studies program for a rather simple reason: he just...
 
Sélah Reid (‘23) is a Psychology major in Morse College. When asked about the moment she realized she was interested in education, she laughs and responds, “Preschool! I didn...
 
Simone Koch Costa is a junior in TD studying Sociology. Unlike most YES Scholars, she was aware of the Education Studies Program during her college search. “I knew that I...
 
Not many high school students get to study topics like medical racism or Black disability in an academic setting. But at Yale, the Jane Matilda Bolin Program is helping...