2019 Annual Mtg + Yale Professor Charles Hill on “A World in Disorder: Why?”

Annual meeting May 16th | 5:30-8:00pm Philadelphia Ethical Society  5:30 - Reception with beer, wine, soft beverages and light fare. 6:30 - Annual Meeting followed immediately by Professor Charles Hill's Talk and Q&A . There's a lot going on in the world right now. Come to our Annual Meeting to refresh and reassess. First, unwind after work …

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Philly Yale Day of Service 2019!

Yale Day of Service Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 9:00 am – noon The Woodlands 4000 Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (meet at the Green Zone on the map below) Support our 2019 Yale Day of Service with an active morning of gardening to benefit The Woodlands. Afterward, you have some additional on-site options: 1) explore The Woodlands’ grounds in …

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Tokyo Firewall book discussion

April 25th 6-8pm TUCC-Temple Univ. Center City Campus, 1515 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 6:00-7:00 pm:  Reception & Skit 7:00-8:00 pm: Author Discussion and Q&A Come out and hear Elizabeth Wilkerson talk about her new novel, Tokyo Firewall, an intriguing story involving the early days of the Internet in which privacy, cyber chat rooms, and the dark web entangle an outsider …

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Mapping a Nation: Shaping the Early American Republic 

Mapping a Nation: Shaping the Early American Republic  Thursday, May 9th | 5:30 Location:  American Philosophical Society 104 S 5th St Philadelphia PA 19106 This event will feature early maps from the APS collections along with compasses and other instruments that were used in surveying the new nation. We will have a private, 25 person …

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Scalia/Ginsburg

American comic opera in one act by Derrick Wang (an alumnus of Yale School of Music) Libretto by the composer Scalia/Ginsburg is an American comic opera by composer-librettist Derrick Wang about the unlikely friendship of U.S. Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Antonin Scalia. Location: OperaDelaware 4 S Poplar St, Wilmington, DE 19801 Time: Sunday, April …

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Skull and Keys: The Hidden History of Yale’s Secret Societies

  Author David A. Richards, '67, '72L will discuss his recent book focusing onYale's oldest and most famous shrouded enclaves. Yale's "tombs," Final Clubs at Harvard, Eating Clubs at Princeton and the like have influenced politics, education and society. Hear legends and facts. Learn some surprising things. Light refreshments included. Cash Bar. $5 here, $10 …

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