Calendar of Events

Please Note: In-person Yale events have been canceled or postponed as part of the university’s effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Event listings at are being updated as information becomes available.

September 24, 2020 to September 27, 2020
3:00pm Virtual Celebration of 150 Years of Women at Yale

Join the Yale Alumni Association in celebrating 150 Years of Women at Yale. This virtual symposium, from September 24-27, 2020, features a vibrant array of Yale women in conversation on topics vital to our times, including the climate change crisis, inequality, the future of democracy, and the power of women’s voices in national and global discourse. From world leaders to emerging talents, the symposium spotlights our alumnae who are making an impact in their fields.

Please see specific date and times:
Thursday, September 24:  3-6 p.m. EDT
Friday, September  25:  3-6 p.m. EDT
Saturday, September 26:  12-3 p.m. EDT
Sunday, September 27:  1-2:30 p.m. EDT

View more information and register for this event here.

Open to: Yale Community

September 26, 2020
10:30am Pioneering Women: Economic Growth Center and Yale Economics

Join the Yale Economic Growth Center (EGC) for a panel recognizing the contributions of three women – Mariam Chamberlain, Mary Reynolds, and Nancy Ruggles – PhDs who were instrumental in founding EGC. All three were let go due to biased rules but went on to brilliant careers outside Yale. Against this backdrop, the panel will discuss efforts to overcome gender bias in academia, then and now.

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Open to: Yale Community

January 21, 2021 to May 2, 2021
9:00am The Hilton Als Series: Njideka Akunyili Crosby

This focused exhibition of works by the Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby (born 1983), Yale MFA 2011, is the final show in the series of three exhibitions curated by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Hilton Als. Works are selected by Als in collaboration with the artist.

Location: Yale Center for British Art

Open to: General Public

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