Upcoming events

  • Monday, May 27, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    Private home in Philadelphia, PA

    Philadelphia Leadership meeting

    Calling anyone who wants to help plan our events! Many hands make light the work and rich the offerings. Please consider joining our leadership team in whatever capacity suits you so that we can strengthen and sustain YaleWomen Philly. This meeting will bring together old and new leadership members to plan for the year ahead. If you are a DE or NJ resident and would like to spearhead events in your neck of the woods, we would love to have you join us, too! All are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Address will be provided when you register.

    RSVP HERE

  • Sunday, June 02, 2019 at 11:00 AM
    Second Bank of the United States Portrait Gallery

    Philadelphia Portrait Gallery

    A striking collection of leading early American, and, American Revolutionaries portraits are displayed at the Second Bank of the United States Portrait Gallery in Philadelphia, PA.  William Penn, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, John Paul Jones, and, the George Washingtons, are a few of the hundreds of portraits by artists Charles Wilson Peale, Rembrandt Peale, Thomas Sully, et al. at the Second Bank of the United States (U.S.)  Portrait Gallery. Please join us as we gather at the Portrait Gallery and hear from YaleWomen Philly member, Joanne Carr to learn about  “Lady Washington's" portrait and her life.  After the talk, enjoy the other "People of Independence" portraits at the Second Bank of the U.S. Joanne will be available to talk about what you're seeing as will the U.S. National Park Rangers. This event is open to YaleWomen and their guests. REGISTER HERE!

  • Sunday, June 02, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Members homes in Arlington, DC

    YaleWomen DC June Salon "Character Strengths"

    Sunday, June 2nd, 5 pm - 7 pm

    Please join us for our monthly salon, an opportunity to gather with women from Harvard and Yale and discuss a topic and enjoy light refreshments.  This month's topic is "Character Strengths." Please read this article before the meeting:  Character Strengths: Research and Practice (Journal of College and Character).  We will have two locations this month.  To register for Arlington, please use this link.  To register for DC (U Street location, near the DuPont Circle Red Line or U Street on Green/Yellow lines), use this link.  

  • Sunday, June 09, 2019 at 10:00 AM
    Glenstone Museum in Potomac, MD

    YaleWomen DC Tour of Glenstone Museum

    Sunday, June 9th, 10 am - 1 pm

    Join us for a morning immersed in art and nature at Glenstone, one of the largest private art museums in the country, located just north of DC in Potomac, Maryland. Situated on 300 acres, this collection focuses on post-World War II art, and was assembled by collectors Emily and Mitch Rales. We plan to spend about two hours touring the grounds and museum, and then those who are interested can gather for a casual lunch at the cafe. Our 40 free tickets went quickly after the publication of our March newsletter, but you can use this Eventbrite link to join the wait-list. If you have already ordered tickets but your plans have changed, kindly let us know so that others can join. 

  • YaleWomen Ontario: City-building in the era of technology

    We hope this finds you well and finally enjoying spring. Please join the YaleWomen Ontario chapter as Corinna Li (Yale College '11), of Sidewalk Labs, shares insights on city-building in the era of technology and offers an inside look into a career in civic technology. Corinna is an urban transportation specialist with a Masters degrees in City Planning and in Transportation. Prior to Sidewalk Labs, she worked for Uber and McKinsey, and collaborated with transit agencies in Singapore and Boston. Sidewalk Labs is Alphabet's urban innovation arm, and it is currently partnering with Waterfront Toronto to create a new kind of mixed-use, complete community on Toronto’s Eastern Waterfront.
     
    Please RSVP by May 31 to Theresa Stephen at: tstephen@rogers.com
  • Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 01:00 PM

    YaleWomen DC Financial Literacy Workshop

    Saturday, June 15th, 1 pm - 3 pm

    Our January workshop on financial management and literacy for women was well-attended, and participants asked for a follow-up event. Our speaker will be Gerri Walsh, Senior Vice President of Investor Education at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and President of the FINRA Investor Education Foundation. Last time we covered important topics such as selecting a financial professional (including biases to avoid) and an investment approach that works for you.  This time we will talk about the pros and cons of different investment strategies and products and more. The $15 ticket price includes the cost of the workshop, the fee to rent the space, and refreshments. Please use this link to register. 

  • Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 01:00 PM

    YaleWomen DC Tour of NMAAHC

    Sunday, June 23rd, 1 pm - 4 pm

    Tickets to the National Museum of African American History and Culture are hard to get and we were able to secure 40 free passes for a group visit in June. Family friendly!  To ensure that many members have a chance to join us, we are limiting tickets to two per YaleWomen member.  To register for tickets, please use this link.