November 2016

November 4, 2016
9:00am OUCH! That Stereotype Hurts

This course will help participants understand the impact of stereotypes and biased statements, identify the most common reasons people sit silent in the face of bias and stereotypes, and enhance skills for speaking up against stereotypes.

5:00pm Networking: Conquering Your Fear and Making the Most of it

Want to learn how to network? CNSPY is hosting a workshop called with Ellie Schemlzer, Ph.D. She will provide definitions and share her strategies on networking.

November 7, 2016
5:30pm Transforming Medicine with Devices, Deep Learning and the Cloud

Come build the next $100 billion dollar industry with us and change the world! 

4Catalyzer is a Startup Accelerator Dedicated to Maximizing Societal Impact

6:00pm 2016 CNSPY's Annual Network Event

The Annual Networking Event, sponsored by Career Network for Student Scientists and Postdocs at Yale (CNSPY), is an Excellent Opportunity for PhDs and Graduate Students to Explore Different Career Paths.    

November 9, 2016
9:00am New Haven Academy Career Day

New Haven Academy seeks individuals from a variety of professions to come and share their career stories with high school students. FLY members are invited to volunteer as speakers and present a brief 10 min stories with questions and answers from students.

6:00pm Truth in the Internet Age

“Truth in the Internet Age” is the focus of a Yale symposium to be held on campus on Wednesday, Nov. 9, the day after the 2016 presidential election.

November 12, 2016
12:00pm 2016 Young Professionals Symposium

Grow You, Grow CT: Cultivating the Future Leaders of Connecticut

The theme of this year’s Symposium is the experience paradox: how do you get the job without the experience, or get the experience without the job?

November 16, 2016
7:15am Junior Achievement's Partners in Achievement Breakfast

During JA’s 7th annual Partners in Achievement breakfast, you will get to hear firsthand from children, educators and volunteers from local schools who have all experienced JA programs in the New Haven region. We promise you will be inspired!  

12:00pm Women in IT: Business Intelligence and Analytics with Exago

Suzanne Ryan and Natalie Nick of Exago will give an overview of Exago’s reporting and analytics solutions, business intelligence as an industry, and their personal experiences as women in tech

12:00pm Feedback that Motivates

Feedback often gets a bad reputation. A 2016 survey of over two thousand adults showed that nearly 40% of managers are uncomfortable giving critical feedback to employees; about half of those are uncomfortable giving positive feedback (Lou Solomon, HBR).

November 17, 2016
5:30pm Networking Happy Hour at Two Roads Brewery

Grab a friend and come enjoy great conversation and craft beers with FLY in the Tasting Room at Two Roads Brewery.  

November 19, 2016
6:00pm New Haven Museum Road Trip! Revelry

FLY members, you’re invited to a preview party of the newest exhibit at New Haven Museum

November 21, 2016
11:30am Chili and Chowder Cookoff

Donate $10 to United Way at the door, enjoy the best chili and chowder in New Haven, and help judge this year’s winner! Participants will also get the chance to bid in a silent auction and take part in a door prize raffle.

November 29, 2016
12:00pm Child Care Information Session

Introductory discussions for expectant parents and those new to parenting or child care, covering types of care, costs, finding and evaluating care, and other relevant information.