Events Calendar

  • Wednesday 11/30/22

    • Nov 30
      12:00AM – 1:15PM
      Online
      Add to Calendar 2022-11-30T00:00:00 2022-11-30T13:15:00 America/New_York GLC@Lunch: Slavery in and out of the Archives: History, Family, and Creative Inspiration in Fairfield, Connecticut Featuring: Diane Ciccone, Esq. and Kyle Bass (Assistant Professor of Theater at Colgate University), descendants of African people enslaved in Fairfield, CT and the American South; and Alec Lurie (Database Manager at Fairfield Slavery Project and Curatorial Assistant, Fairfield Museum and History Center) Moderator: Joy Burns (Member of the Yale & Slavery Working Group; Board member, Amistad Committee) This program features the work of the Fairfield Slavery Project, a searchable database of enslaved individuals in colonial and post-colonial Fairfield, Connecticut. The database is housed at the Fairfield Museum and History Center. Database manager Alec Lurie will discuss his research process for creating biographical profiles from disparate sources and highlight several case studies from among the more than one thousand people enslaved in the town of Fairfield. As descendants of African people enslaved in Fairfield, Diane Ciccone and Kyle Bass will share their emotional, intellectual, and creative journeys for exploring their family histories. Based on their discoveries of their earliest American ancestors, Diane and Kyle create narratives that amplify the history of enslavement in the New England colonies. In the process of exploring historical facts, their creative endeavors also explore deeper and more universal human truths. false
  • Thursday 12/1/22

    • Dec 1 – Dec 3
      Online
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-01T01:00:00 2022-12-03T20:00:00 America/New_York Yale in Hollywood Fest

      Save the dates! Yale in Hollywood will present its third Yale in Hollywood Fest, a global virtual film festival, streaming worldwide from December 1 to 3, 2022. The online event will stream its programs starting on Nov 30 at midnight until Dec 3, 2022.

      There will be a live Q&A with the filmmakers every evening starting at 5 pm PT / 8 pm ET. Our final night Dec 3 will end with the closing night Q&A with the closing feature filmmaker and awards announcement by our esteemed jury.

      Our full line up and jurors will be announced on Tuesday Nov 8, 2022!

      All programs of this year’s festival will be available on this website. Stay tuned!

      Yale in Hollywood Fest showcases features and short films that include at least one Yale student, alumnus or current staff in the starring, producing, writing or directing chair.

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    • Dec 1
      5:00PM – 7:00PM
      Hurley's Restaurant & Bar
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-01T17:00:00 2022-12-01T19:00:00 America/New_York BOLD Holiday Drop-In

      Bulldogs of the Last Decade

      Stop by and enjoy a drink, snacks and learn about Yale in NYC with other recent graduates!

      This event will feature alumni organizations including the Yale Alumni Association, Yale.NYC and more. Members will be on hand to share about their events and activities helping you to connect with fellow Yalies. This is a great opportunity to see what alumni opportunities are at your fingertips and how they can enrich your New York City experience.

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    • Dec 1
      8:00PM – 9:00PM
      Online
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-01T20:00:00 2022-12-01T21:00:00 America/New_York Careers, Life, and Yale presents Yale Then & Now: Yale College Council

      Curious about the current vision of our Yale College student leaders? Want to compare today’s Yale College Council (YCC) to the YCC of a decade or more ago? Join us for an interactive, alumni-led (virtual) chat with three past and present YCC Presidents — and our current Vice President — on Thursday, December 1 at 8 p.m. ET.

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  • Friday 12/2/22

    • Dec 2
      2:00PM – 4:00PM
      Miami, FL
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-02T14:00:00 2022-12-02T16:00:00 America/New_York Yale Alumni Art League presents: In-Conversation with Dean Kymberly Pinder and Didier William

      Join the Yale Alumni Art League in partnership with Sugarcane Magazine and the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami for an In-Conversation and reception with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Dean of the Yale School of Art, Kymberly Pinder ’89 MA, ’95 PhD and Didier William '09 MFA in celebration of the largest retrospective of his career, “Didier William: Nou Kite Tout Sa Dèyè.”

      Translated as “We’ve Left That All Behind,” the show presents an in-depth look at the North Miami-raised artist’s career and memory among the very neighborhood where he once grew up.

      Curated by Erica Moiah James, Ph.D, the exhibition will feature over forty works spanning multiple mediums, and including some of his newest paintings. Complementing the painted work, and speaking to the close relationship of painting and printmaking in William’s practice, are new drawings and artist books. The show also includes William’s first monumental sculpture: a 12-ft.-tall wooden body emblematic of a religious column present in Haitian worship rituals.

      For more information about the Yale Alumni Art League please visit www.yalealumniartleague.org

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    • Dec 2
      6:00PM – 7:00PM
      New York, NY
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-02T18:00:00 2022-12-02T19:00:00 America/New_York Yale Night at the Climate Museum Pop-up in Soho hosted by YANA Join us for a special look at the Climate Museum’s new interactive exhibition—a show designed to inspire action on climate change. The exhibition premieres artist David Opdyke’s Someday, all this, a major new work featuring hundreds of hand-modified postcards arranged in a powerful mural, uniting the artwork with surprising social science and opportunities for meaningful action. Artist David Opdyke and Climate Museum director Miranda Massie will join us to provide commentary and to answer questions. Refreshments will be served. Cohosted by Yale Blue Green NYC, yale.NYC, YANA (Yale Alumni Nonprofit Alliance) and the Climate Museum. New York, NY — 120 Wooster Street false
  • Saturday 12/3/22

    • Dec 3
      2:00PM – 4:00PM
      Fort Lauderdale, FL
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-03T14:00:00 2022-12-03T16:00:00 America/New_York Private Tour of Yale Exhibition at NSU Art Museum

      The Yale Club of South Florida and The Yale Club of the Palm Beaches are partnering with Yale School of Art for a special event at NSU Art Museum exclusively for Yale alumni. Join the exhibition’s Yale alumni artists, Yale School of Art Dean Kimberly Pinder and your fellow club members for a cocktail reception and private tours of the exhibition “Lux et Veritas” led by Director & Chief Curator Bonnie Clearwater.

      The exhibition Lux et Veritas explores a transformative period in contemporary art by focusing on a generation of artists of color who attended Yale School of Art for graduate studies between 2000 and 2010. The exhibition’s title alludes to Yale University’s motto, Lux et Veritas, which translates from Latin to “Light and Truth.” In the context of this exhibition, the title references how these artists thought with critical complexity about their work and their movement through institutional structures. Click here for more information about the exhibition.

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  • Tuesday 12/6/22

    • Dec 6, 2022
      Starts at 12:00PM
      Online
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-06T12:00:00 2022-12-06T12:00:00 America/New_York Blockchain and DNA: A Conversation with Dr. Gerstein hosted by Yale Alumni Health Network

      Yale School of Medicine Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry Professor, Dr. Mark Gerstein, published the paper ‘Storing and Analyzing a Genome on a Blockchain’, implementing an approach to use blockchain technology as a tool in genome analysis.

      Due to the technical challenges related to storing genomes in a blockchain infrastructure, many blockchain genomics companies use blockchains as a log-keeping infrastructure. In the study, Dr. Gerstein’s group presented “…the first open-source, proof-of-concept private blockchain network, which allows for efficient storage and retrieval of personal genetic variants.”

      Join the Yale Alumni Health Network (YAHN) for a discussion with Dr. Mark Gerstein and Sandra Ro, CEO of the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) and YAHN HealthTech Chair, on the findings from Dr. Gerstein’s publication, and insights into how blockchain can be used to restore data ownership and integrity when it comes to genomics research and beyond.

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    • Dec 6
      6:00PM – 7:00PM
      Online
      Add to Calendar 2022-12-06T18:00:00 2022-12-06T19:00:00 America/New_York Yale Career Panels: A Candid View of Fintech This event is the 56th in a series of events covering different professions and career issues. There have been 46 Yale Career Panels, 9 Yale Career Fireside Chats and 1 Yale Career Conversations events. Organized 10 years ago by a group of Yale alumni volunteers, these panels strive to provide candid, unvarnished views of featured professions. They will be able to share their perspectives about current state and future of this important sector, how it is segmented, the career opportunities that are available, and what you should know and consider if you are pursuing a career in the sector. The panel discussion will be broadcast via an interactive streaming video platform that will allow Yale students and alumni to ask questions of the panel and interact with each other. There will be a networking period after the one hour panel. Online — 49 East 96 Street Apt 6E false