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.
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.
Pavlina Tcherneva, Andres Bernal, and Robert Hockett will discuss economic policy, fiscal responsibility, and future possibilities for a Green New Deal.
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.
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.
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.
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 us for Venture Capital Investing in University Communities with Bulldog Innovation Group (Laura Rodriguez, Aashna Gupta, Nancy Alexander).
Join the Office of Career Services, the Yale Center for Collaborative Arts and Media, and Tsai CITY for an interactive workshop on network building within the arts. Justin Berry will help students explore strategies for gaining and giving agency, and opening alternative paths for creating and curating art.
Wondering how to make your goals stick this year? Come to this interactive workshop to learn tips and tools for prioritizing what’s important to you this year and setting checkpoints to keep you on target.