Portrait paints a more complete picture of Yale’s history
The portrait, of Yale alumnus Edward Bouchet 1874 B.A, was unveiled in a ceremony at Saybrook College on Oct. 9.
A portrait of Edward Bouchet 1874 BA, 1876 PhD, scientist & educator, was unveiled at Saybrook College. Born 1852 in #NewHaven, the son of a servant, he was the 1st African American to earn a PhD from US university.
Making history by telling history.