“Reimagining the Constitution” on the 150th Anniversary of the 14th Amendment

On March 31st an all-star panel, hosted by Yale’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, brought together constitutional and reconstruction historians from several different universities to discuss the historical importance of the Amendment.

Norman Mineta Discusses Japanese Internment and National Security at Chubb Lecture

Wednesday February 17th, Norman Mineta spoke at the Whitney Humanities Center as the newest Chubb Fellow to visit Yale. Mineta’s discussed his experiences as a Japanese-American living through Japanese internment, as well as his time as Secretary of Transportation during 9/11, and his perceptions of D.C. in general.