Yale University School of Art
1156 Chapel Street, POB 208339
New Haven, Connecticut, 06520-8339
(203) 432-2600

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

FALL 2014

Aug. 26, Tues.  ——  Orientation for all new students.
Registration for all students.
Aug. 27, Wed.  ——  Fall-term classes begin, 8:20 a.m.
Aug. 29, Fri.  ——  Monday classes meet instead of Friday classes.
Sept. 01, Mon.  ——  Labor Day; classes do not meet; offices closed
Sept. 15, Mon.  ——  Last day to add a course with permission of registrar.
Oct. 17, Fri.  ——  Last day to drop a course with permission of registrar.
Midterm grades due, 12 noon.
Oct. 21, Tues.  ——  October recess begins, 11 p.m.
Oct. 27, Mon.  ——  October recess ends; classes resume, 8:20 a.m.
Nov. 20, Thurs.  ——  Annual All-School Open House.
Nov. 21, Fri.  ——  November recess begins, 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 01, Mon.  ——  November recess ends. Classes resume, 8:20 a.m.
Dec. 05, Fri.  ——  Last day to withdraw from a course with permission of instructor and registrar.
Fall-term classes end, 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 11, Thurs.  ——  Critiques and examinations begin, 9 a.m.
Dec. 16, Tues.  ——  Critiques and examinations end, 5:30 p.m.
Winter recess begins.

SPRING 2015

Jan. 07, Wed.  ——  Closing date for submission of online applications
for admission in September 2015, 12 midnight EST
Jan. 12, Mon.  ——  Registration for all students.
Academic classes begin
Jan. 13, Tues.  ——  Spring-term School of Art classes begin, 8:20 a.m.
Jan. 16, Fri.  ——  Monday classes meet instead of Friday classes.
Jan. 19, Mon.  ——  Martin Luther King Day; classes do not meet, offices closed.
Jan. 26, Mon.  ——  Last day to add a course with permission of registrar.
Mar. 06, Fri.  ——  Last day to drop a course with permission of registrar.
Midterm grades due, 12 noon.
Spring recess begins, 5:30 p.m.
Mar. 23, Mon.  ——  Spring recess ends; classes resume, 8:20 a.m.
Apr. 24, Fri.  ——  Last day to withdraw from a course with permission of instructor and registrar.
Spring-term classes end, 5:30 p.m.
Reading period begins
Apr. 30, Thurs.  ——  Critiques and examinations begin, 9 a.m.
May 05, Tues.  ——  Critiques and examinations end 5:30 p.m.
Summer recess begins.
May 18, Mon.  ——  University Commencement.
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TODAY Monday, 09/22/14

6:30 pm 

Ben 
Fry 
lecture. 
 

36 
Edgewood 
Avenue, 
Room 
204, 
36 
Edgewood 
Avenue, 
New 
Haven, 
CT, 
06511. 
 

Part 
of 
the 
Yale 
School 
of 
Art’s 
Monday 
Night 
Lecture 
Series Ben 
Fry 
is 
principal 
of 
Fathom, 
design 
and 
software 
consultancy 
located 
in 
Boston. 
He 
received 
his 
doctoral 
degree 
from 
the 
Aesthetics 
Computation 
Group 
at 
the 
MIT 
Media 
Laboratory, 
where 
his 
research 
focused 
on 
combining 
fields 
such 
as 
computer 
science, 
statistics, 
graphic 
design, 
and 
data 
visualization 
as 
means 
for 
understanding 
information. 
After 
completing 
his 
thesis, 
he 
spent 
time 
developing 
tools 
for 
visualization 
of 
genetic 
data 
as 
postdoc 
with 
Eric 
Lander 
at 
the 
Eli 
Edythe 
L. 
Broad 
Insitute 
of 
MIT 
Harvard. 
During 
the 
2006-2007 
school 
year, 
Ben 
was 
the 
Nierenberg 
Chair 
of 
Design 
for 
the 
Carnegie 
Mellon 
School 
of 
Design. 
At 
the 
end 
of 
2007, 
he 
finished 
writing 
Visualizing 
Data 
for 
O’Reilly. 
In 
2011, 
he 
won 
the 
National 
Design 
Award 
for 
Interaction 
Design 
from 
the 
Cooper-Hewitt. 
Map



ALL SCHOOL CALENDAR
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THIS WEEK
09/22 – 09/28
 
TODAY
TUESDAY
Artist Talk: Hanlyn Davies, MFA, P’66
Nicole Eisenman Lecture
Fall 2014 Photo Crit with P. Graham and L. Nakadate
Open Drawing
FRIDAY
U.S. Military Academy Band at West Point and Yale Concert Band to Present Gala Concert to Commemorate Yale Bowl Centennial


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