New directors named for three cultural centers

Yale has appointed new directors for three of its cultural centers, according to a joint letter to the campus community from Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway, Graduate School Dean Lynn Cooley, and Kimberly M. Goff-Crews, university secretary and vice president for student life.

The directors and their start dates are: Risë Nelson Burrow, Afro-American Cultural Center, beginning July 31; Eileen Galvez, La Casa Cultural, beginning July 31; and Kelly Fayard, Native American Cultural Center, beginning July 27. All three directors — who join Saveena Dhall, assistant dean and director of the Asian American Cultural Center — will also hold the title of assistant dean in Yale College.