Upcoming Events

June 2017

June 10, 2017
7th Annual Free Market and Health Symposium 9:00am to 2:00pm

Please join the YAAA by donating gently used clothing, household items, toys, and furniture to the 7th Annual FREE MARKET & HEALTH FAIR event.

June 17, 2017
9th Annual Men's Health Day 9:00am

On Saturday, June 17, 2017, the Yale African American Affinity Group (YAAA) will celebrate Men’s Health Month by partnering with local medical volunteers to provide blood pressure screenings to members of the New Haven community at participating local barbershops and salons.

June 23, 2017
YAAA Spring Social 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Let’s celebrate YAAA’s year of accomplishments, learn about our plans for the coming year, and explore ways in which we can work collaboratively together to make Yale an employer of choice for all.

June 26, 2017
Special Joint Book Club Event with WWN, LGBTQ and YAAA 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Join us for this special joint book club event with WWN, LGBTQ and YAAA. This meeting we’ll be reading The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice by Patricia Bell-Scott.

June 27, 2017
Saving For College? Let TIAA Help You Learn How 12:00pm to 1:15pm

Did you know that through the CT Baby Scholars Program, Connecticut families can earn up to $250 towards future College Costs?

Join Elizabeth McLaughlin from TIAA as she explains more about this benefit and other ways to save for future College Costs.

June 29, 2017
YAAA Tour of Let Us March On: Lee Friedlander and the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom 5:00pm to 6:00pm

This exhibition presents photographer Lee Friedlander’s images of the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom, a critical yet generally neglected moment in American civil rights history. On May 17, 1957—the third anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v.