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Spotlight: The Yale School of Public Health Mace

In 2001, the commencement mace for the Yale School of Public Health made its debut. Designed by Gail Leavitt a media specialist and technical illustrator for Yale Media Services, the final mace underwent a few changes from the design stage (depicted on the left) to the final version (depicted on the right). Gail contributed to special projects and designed various items during her 15 year tenure at Yale, of which the most notable is the YSPH mace.

YPPS Presents Promotional Items & Solutions

Over the last 25 years, YPPS has been able to procure and provide top quality specialty items, apparel, and more to the Yale community. With a dedication to quality, turnaround, and cost, our Promotional Items & Solutions department has partnered with local Yale-approved vendors to produce all of our products. We take pride in knowing that we can facilitate these projects with great service and quality.

Huskies Clinch National Title, Highlight New Brand Identity

Last night, the University of Connecticut Huskies clinched a fourth Men’s National Basketball title against the University of Kentucky Wildcats.

YPPS Scores Bronze at IPMA

YPPS is proud to announce winning a Bronze award in this year’s In-plant Printing and Mailing Association (IPMA) contest in the brochure category! In all there were 420 entries in this category. Many of the brochures entered were printed with toner and inkjet devices and the rest on offset presses.

The Logos of the Final Four

With the "dance" winding down, the last four teams of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament will be vying for the 2014 National Championship. Florida and UConn will face-off to play the winner of the Wisconsin-Kentucky at the National Championship Game on Monday, April 7th.                         

Life After Yale - Graduating Students Print Portfolios and Momentos

Springtime brings warmer temperatures, daffodils and the portfolio needs of our School of Architecture students.  Here are some excellent examples of this year’s work. These three perfect-bound books, printed at YPPS, are filled with full-color images that represent each student’s individual ideas and creative concepts. We love helping these creative grad students as they head toward careers in architecture and beyond.

YPPS Raises Funds for New Haven Reads

Yale Printing and Publishing Services (YPPS) chose New Haven Reads as the beneficiary of their February “Share your Heart” fundraiser.

Celebrating 25 Years of the World Wide Web

Today marks 25 years of the internet. On this day in 1989, Tim Berners-Lee, a British scientist at CERN invented what would come to be known as the internet. When the World Wide Web was initially conceived it was described as "a wide-area hypermedia information retrieval initiative aiming to give universal access to a large universe of documents." 

Windham Campbell Literature Prizes

The eight winners of the 2014 Windham Campbell Prizes were announced on campus on Friday, March 7th. The winners in the three categories — drama, fiction, and non-fiction — will receive $150,000 each in recognition of their achievements and to support their ongoing work. The prizewinners hail from seven countries: Sierra Leone, Pakistan, the United Kingdom, India, the United States, Canada and Australia.

YPPS Initiatives Push for Greater Sustainability

Yale Printing and Publishing Services (YPPS) has undertaken a suite of initiatives to make its operations more sustainable, in support of the Yale Sustainability Strategic Plan 2013-2016. These initiatives include using sustainably produced paper and energy-efficient printers, installing software to manage and reduce printing, and developing innovative, sustainable products and services.