September 2014

September 5, 2014
6:00pm Noise On9

Noise On9, a shout out to workouts, runways, music and treats, it’s the sounds in New Haven’s Historic 9th Square from 6PM to 8PM.   

September 6, 2014
11:00am CT Folk Festival & Green Expo

The Connecticut Folk Festival and Green Expo is a full-day celebration held each year in New Haven’s Edgerton Park. This year’s event will feature musicians from across the region, food, vendors, and activities for children.

September 11, 2014
8:30am Leading with Influence

Leading with Influence recognizes the fact that individuals often need to use their ability to “enlist, persuade, and engage” others, in order to get results.

8:30am 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Community members are invited to take part in an event on Wednesday, Sept. 11 marking the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon.

6:00pm FLY/CTYP Joint Networking & Charity Event

Join us for a networking and charity event to benefit the Michael Lynch Memorial Foundation, a scholarship program that offers grants to the children of lost firefighters and other victims of 9/11 for higher education. 

September 13, 2014
11:00am East Rock Festival and Block Party

The East Rock Festival is one of the largest organized events in the East Rock area. 

September 14, 2014
7:30am Hammerfest Triathlon 2014

On Sunday, Sept. 14, FLY invites you to participate in the 18th annual Hammerfest Triathlon to support advances in ALD (adrenoleukodystrpohy).

11:00am Broadway Island Flea Market

A pop up market with unique vintage finds to accent your home and complete your closet.  Browse among home goods, jewelry, toys, crafts, and accessories to find unique gently used and recycled items.

September 16, 2014
12:00pm How Strategy Can Help with Navigating Your Career in IT

Join James Rawlins and Randi McCray of ITS Campus Technology Services and co-chairs of the Yale African American Affinity Group (YAAA) for an open discussion. Learn why strategy is important to help manage your career, especially for IT professionals.

5:30pm Octopus! The Most Mysterious Ceature in the Sea

Tuesday, September 16 at 5:30 pm
Free admission
Book signing to follow

September 18, 2014
3:00pm Sterling Memorial Library Nave Open House

The Yale community is invited to a special open house to celebrate the reopening of the restored nave of Sterling Memorial Library.

September 23, 2014
8:30am Leading through Change

“Leading through Change” is an interactive learning experience designed for people responsible for leading teams and organizations. Participants will learn how people respond to change, gain new insights and explore how to apply these findings in a practical way.

September 26, 2014
9:00am Learning in Motion: Speak, Listen, Be Understood

Effective communication skills are an essential element every employee and manager must have as part of their standard tool set. This workshop will include a introduction to core topics, a self-assessment, and role-playing activities.

September 26, 2014 to September 27, 2014
3:00pm YAAA 2014 Fall Film Festival

The Yale African-American Affinity Group’s (YAAA) 2014 Film Festival is a two-day event dedicated to highlighting the contributions of African-Americans in film.

September 27, 2014
10:00am Whitneyville Fall Festival

September 28, 2014
9:00am Denali Run the Gauntlet

Join Denali and The North Face for the 3rd Annual Run the Gauntlet 5K Obstacle Race to benefit the Shoreline Greenway Trail. Participants will attempt to conquer 14+ obstacles as they run 3.1 miles along the shore and trails of Hammonasset Beach. Join as an individual or a team.

11:00am OISS Block Party

Yale’s diversity affinity groups are partnering with the Office of International Students & Scholars (OISS) for the annual Block Party. This year’s theme is Multicultural New Haven. Please join us for this family-friendly event. There will be food, music, and activities.