Armani Bostic aka “Mon-Mon”AVID Homework for April 8, 2013SWBAT create a 3-source annotation for the college or university theyare researching.Yale University is located in New Haven, Connecticut. Yale’s roots canbe traced back to the 1640s, when colonial clergymen led an effort toestablish a college in New Haven to preserve the tradition ofEuropean liberal education in the New World. This vision was fulfilledin 1701, when the charter was granted for a school “wherein Youthmay be instructed in the Arts and Sciences [and] through the blessingof Almighty God may be fitted for Publick employment both in Churchand Civil State.” In 1718 the school was renamed “Yale College” ingratitude to the Welsh merchant Elihu Yale, who had donated theproceeds from the sale of nine bales of goods together with 417 booksand a portrait of King George I."About Yale | History."About Yale | History. N.p., n.d. Web. 08Apr. 2013.