April 2014

April 7, 2014
6:00pm Yale Homebuyer Seminar

Learn how it may be possible to buy a home with a down payment of 3% percent and about the various mortgage programs that are available.

April 9, 2014
4:00pm Poynter - Emily Nussbaum

“Emily Nussbaum in conversation with Stephen Davis”

April 11, 2014
5:00pm College Night on Broadway: Discounts, free food, music and more

Graduate and undergraduate students are invited to come to New Haven’s Broadway district on Friday, April 11, for College Night, an evening of discounted shopping, free food, live music, giveaways, and a raffle with a chance to win a free iPad or

April 15, 2014
5:30pm Suzanne Palmieri

Please join the WWN for an engaging and informative talk with Suzanne Palmieri, local author, mother and working woman.  Suzanne will be speaking about her novels The Witch of Little Italy and I’ll Be Seeing You, as well as her upcoming works The Witch of Belladonna Bay 

April 17, 2014
7:00am Bike to Work Breakfast

Being Well at Yale is proud to sponsor April’s Elm City Cycling’s Bike to Work Breakfast! Ride your bike to work and join us for coffee, bagels and good company on your way in.

4:00pm FLY Launch

As Yale’s newest affinity group, our goal is to help young professionals at Yale advance their careers through networking, professional development and mentorship. FLY is targeting professionals of all ranks who are near the beginning of their career trajectories.

6:00pm Poynter - Lola Ogunnaike

Anchor - Arise Network; Contributor - Today Show

“Africa is Not a Country: The Power of Media in the Development of the Continent in the 21st century

6:00pm Spring Event at idiom and Agabhumi; food by Briq

Spring Event at idiom and Agabhumi this Thursday; food by Briq

20% off a full-priced item

April 19, 2014
11:00am Architecture Tour

A tour of the architecture of the Yale Center for British Art. Please meet at the Information Desk. Admission is free and open to the general public. For more information, please visit the Yale Center for British Art.

April 22, 2014
12:00pm Career Exploration Part II: Cultivating Self-Marketing Tools

Take charge of YOUR future! Self-Marketing is a tool that allows you to launch your personal campaign for hire, increase your name recognition, boost your personal reputation, and find alternate ways to connect with hiring managers.

April 23, 2014
5:00pm LGBTQ Spring Social

Join the LGBTQ Affinity group for its annual spring social. Mix, mingle, and make new connections!

April 25, 2014
9:00am Woman to Woman: Postcards from the Future: A Woman's Guide to Financially Ever After

Co-sponsored by the Working Women’s Network (WWN) and Benefits Planning, this Financial Essentials Workshop is designed to meet the unique needs of women.

Learn what you can do to help secure your future. TIAA-CREF’s workshop leaders will share retirement strategies that work:

April 27, 2014
10:00am Chocolate World Expo

Chocolate World Expo, also known as The Chocolate Expo (TCE), has by far become the New York metro area’s largest chocolate-themed event. TCE offers tastings & sales of chocolates, baked goods, specialty foods, gelato, cheeses and much more from local and regional vendors.

12:00pm Wooster Square Cherry Blossom Festival

This celebration of spring commemorates the planting of 72 Yoshino Japanese Cherry Blossom trees in 1973 by the New Haven Historic Commission in collaboration with the New Haven Parks Department and residents of the neighborhood.