At this time of giving, we ask you to support the major projects of the Yale Club of Philadelphia— Summer Undergraduate Service Internship Summer Graduate Research Fellowship Alumni Schools Committee Yale Club Book… Continue reading
The Yale Alumni Lunch Roundtable Join us November 15! The Pyramid Club 1735 Market St. 52nd floor To reserve your space and to pay the $5 admission fee, please click: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/yale-alumni-lunch-roundtable-tickets-28787335696 Lunch and… Continue reading
BOOK CLUB: THE CENTAUR IN THE GARDEN By Moacyr Scliar November 29, 6:30 Le Pain Quotidien 1425 Walnut St, Philadelphia
ELECTION DISCUSSION SERIES 3—FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC POLICY October 20, 6- 8 pm Free Library, 1901 Vine Street, Room 405 With the election 20 days away, and the debates just over, major questions of… Continue reading
Philadelphia’s first YANA Round Table Discussion will feature Graham Finney (Y ’52) discussing strategic planning for non-profits, particularly newly formed organizations or ones needing rejuvenation. He will describe his experience in developing strategic plans and getting board-level buy-in for action. As examples, the planning efforts to revitalize the Friends of the Wissahickon from a stagnant 50-year old low impact organization to a vital force in preserving and restoring this important public park, his involvement with Mastery Charter Schools which encompass 23 schools and “all the big issues facing nonprofits.” Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
The third and final exhibition of the Society’s remarkable collection of Jefferson’s materials focuses on his life-long quest to preserve Indian languages, now a mission of the Society. You’ll see amazing maps of Indian villages in the local vicinity, view an early 19th Century spreadsheet, and follow the linguistic interest in native peoples through two centuries of cultural oppression and ultimate renewal. A guided tour, lecture, and reception.
Annual Meeting and Talk by Yale Dean Jonathan Holloway “A Year to Remember” June 18th from 2 – 4 pm National Museum of American Jewish History 101 S Independence Mall, Philadelphia Dr. Jonathan… Continue reading