Upcoming events

  • Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 04:30 PM · 3 rsvps
    Zoom

    YaleWomen Wednesday Zoom get-togethers - 4:30 pm Pacific

    Join other members of the YaleWomen alum community for unstructured chats via Zoom as we find new ways to connect while social distancing!

    Every other Wednesday at 4:30 pm Pacific through August 12th.

    You'll receive an email with the login info after you RSVP.  Hope to "see" you on Zoom!

  • Sunday, August 23, 2020 at 04:00 PM · 2 rsvps
    Zoom

    YW Houston: Suffrage, Civic Presence & the Economics of Women's Work

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 07:30 PM

    YW-CT: The Science of Well Being - A Guided Discussion #1

    Join YaleWomen Connecticut

    for discussions on

    Yale Professor Laurie Santos’s class

    The Science of Well Being

    The Science of Well Being is adapted from the Yale College course Psychology and the Good Life, the most popular class in the history of Yale (taken by more than one-quarter of Yale undergraduates in the first year it was offered). The Science of Well Being focuses on things people think will make them happy but don’t and things that bring people lasting satisfaction. It is taught by who is a Professor of Psychology and Head of Silliman College at Yale University. Dr. Santos hosts the popular podcast, The Happiness Lab. Additionally, she is the director of the Comparative Cognition Laboratory and the Canine Cognition Center at Yale. She received her A.B. in Psychology and Biology from Harvard University in 1997 and her Ph.D. in Psychology from Harvard in 2003.

    The ten-week "Science of Well Being" class is available for free at www.coursera.org. YaleWomen Connecticut invites you to join us by signing up and taking the class. Each week of the course generally takes one to two hours to complete. Please plan to complete the first six weeks of the course in time for a Zoom discussion.

    Wednesday, Sept. 30 from 7:30pm - 9pm - Classes #1-6

    Wednesday, October 28 from 7:30pm - 9pm - Classes #7-10

    Please RSVP to Amy Klein at amy.l.levine3@gmail.com to receive the invites to the Zoom discussions.

  • Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 07:30 PM

    YW-CT: The Science of Well Being - A Guided Discussion #2

    Join YaleWomen Connecticut

    for discussions on

    Yale Professor Laurie Santos’s class

    The Science of Well Being

    We met on September 30th to discuss the first 6 classes of "The Science of Well Being", a course adapted from the Yale College course Psychology and the Good Life, the most popular class in the history of Yale (taken by more than one-quarter of Yale undergraduates in the first year it was offered). The Science of Well Being focuses on things people think will make them happy but don’t and things that bring people lasting satisfaction. It is taught by who is a Professor of Psychology and Head of Silliman College at Yale University. Dr. Santos hosts the popular podcast, The Happiness Lab. Additionally, she is the director of the Comparative Cognition Laboratory and the Canine Cognition Center at Yale. She received her A.B. in Psychology and Biology from Harvard University in 1997 and her Ph.D. in Psychology from Harvard in 2003.

    The full ten-week "Science of Well Being" class is available for free at www.coursera.org. YaleWomen Connecticut invites you to join us by signing up and taking the class. Each week of the course generally takes one to two hours to complete. If you missed our September discussion, please do not dismay - be happy!  Feel free to watch as much as you can before October 28th - and join the Zoom discussion regardless!!

    Wednesday, October 28 from 7:30pm - 9pm - Classes #7-10

    Please RSVP to Amy Klein at amy.l.levine3@gmail.com to receive the invites to the Zoom discussion.


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