Aliana Pineiro from the Boston Impact Initiative and Lucas Turner-Owens from the Boston Ujima Project will discuss strategies for making investment decisions accountable to residents rather than private shareholders alone.
Please join us for an exciting opportunity to learn from and collaborate with leading professionals in community engagement, the arts, human rights law, and architecture as we interrogate how to center communities in design processes.
Whether you're planning your next career move or making plans for summer break, everyone knows how important it is to manage your scarcest resource — time. Join Peter Boyd as he presents his finely honed system for mapping out your purpose and priorities and identifying the activities that create the most impact.
Want to know what it's like to disrupt the restaurant/foodservice industry? Want career or life-skill insights from Yalies who’ve walked in those shoes? Join us to network with (and munch on the delicious creations of) Yale food entrepreneurs — students and alums.
Sometimes our biggest obstacles are the negative stories we tell ourselves, especially when we are trying to muster up the courage to try something new or take a new risk. Join Tracy George for an interactive and empowering session on how to reduce limiting thoughts and beliefs.
Spark Sessions are hands-on ideation and creativity sessions. In this special Spark Session, we’ll jam to music, brainstorm, play with play-doh, fingerpaint, and much more to reimagine what it means to be the "best version" of ourselves.
Pavlina Tcherneva, Andres Bernal, and Robert Hockett will discuss economic policy, fiscal responsibility, and future possibilities for a Green New Deal.
Christopher Michael, Director of Employee Ownership at Newark Community Economic Development Corporation, and Judy Kornfield, founder of ESOP Economics, will discuss effective strategies for building robust, successful, and sustainable worker-cooperatives and employee-owned enterprises.
This finals period, unwind with WE@Yale. We’ll have refreshments, self-care goodies for the first few attendees, puzzles to de-stress, and more. If you're in need of inspiration, we'll also be screening videos of female entrepreneurs and founders discussing their personal approaches to self-care.
Measuring the impact of your work is not just about gathering numbers to report — it can help you ensure you're creating the impact you seek to create in the short and long term, and build feedback loops that help you continuously improve your offerings. Join us for an interactive workshop on tools and frameworks for measuring impact.
Julius Kimbrough of the Crescent City Community Land Trust will show how the CLT model allows communities to make real estate decisions that build long term community benefits.
Hear from consultant and entrepreneur Sasha Hoffman, whose love of robotics, travel, and automating archaic processes has guided her career from creating the world’s first cargo-carrying personal robot to leading IPOs for major technology companies.
The story of how a noted tech venture capitalist, an early mentor to Mark Zuckerberg and investor in his company, woke up to the serious damage Facebook was doing to our society and set out to try to stop it. Join us for a candid conversation with Roger McNamee, hosted by neuroscientist Molly Crockett.
How does the working class and the broader grassroots community collaboratively build towards a cooperative, democratic economic institutions that are accountable to people rather than profits? Hear from leaders in this lunchtime talk.
Join the Information Society Project, Yale Law & Tech Society, and Tsai CITY at Hack to Govern, a two-day interdisciplinary policy hackathon hosted at Yale Law School. We are looking for applicants from all disciplines, from law to fine arts to computer science: apply by January 28.
Interested in cutting back on your contribution to the fashion industry's waste problem but need a clearer image of where to start? Join us to develop a number of skills and frameworks for cutting down your fashion footprint, understanding the nuances of being a customer, and nailing your style at all the same time.
Join us for a fireside chat on Connecting Across Differences with Yale’s Heidi Brooks and Laurie Santos.
Talk with Contour Venture Partners about your startup idea and the company you are forming. Get feedback, brainstorm and discuss your entrepreneurship questions.
Join us for Venture Capital Investing in University Communities with Bulldog Innovation Group (Laura Rodriguez, Aashna Gupta, Nancy Alexander).
Join this info session to learn about opportunities to work with the Yale Openlab and UNICEF innovation team to develop a report on the role of open technology for radical impact. Pizza will be served.