Yale Postdoctoral Trainees

Arm Toning Workout

Did you know that you can tone your arms without floor exercises, planks, or push-ups? Join the Working Women’s Network, Future Leaders of Yale, Yale Latino Networking Group, and Asian Network at Yale for a fit and fun arm toning workshop with Shana Schneider, creator of the Fitstyle Your Life approach to fitness. Attendees will learn how to build a strength training habit, so that it fits your life, and participate in arm strength training exercises with hand weights and a special kind of movement to music called PLAY arms!

Goodbye, Vitamin Book Talk with Rachel Khong

Join the Asian Network at Yale (ANY), Future Leaders at Yale (FLY) and Working Women’s Network (WWN) for a special June book club with Rachel Khong, Yale alumna and author of Goodbye, Vitamin: A Novel. Register by Friday, June 4th for your chance to win a free copy of the book!

Told in captivating glimpses and drawn from a deep well of insight, humor, and unexpected tenderness, Goodbye, Vitamin pilots through the loss, love, and absurdity of finding one’s footing in this life.

Shadowboxing Fitness Class

Please join the Yale Latino Networking Group, Asian Network at Yale, and Future Leaders of Yale for a fun cardio shadowboxing fitness class with Cheri Eleazer. This high-energy workout challenges the beginner and elite athlete alike. Build stamina, improve coordination and flexibility, and burn calories as you build lean muscle. No experience or equipment is necessary to participate in this event. Bring yourself and a bottle of water, and prepare to sweat and socialize.

Building Community: Before, During, and Post COVID

Join the Office of Diversity & Inclusion for a panel discussion with affinity group leaders about building community during COVID and beyond. We will discuss the impact the affinity groups are having on the Yale University brand; how they are strengthening the relationships between Yale and Greater New Haven based organizations; and their impact this past year in terms of culture, career, community, and excellence.

Panelists will include:

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Few Tips on “Taming Your Wolf, Taming Your Lupus”

In honor of Lupus Awareness Month, join the Yale African American Affinity Group, Asian Network at Yale, Future Leaders of Yale, LGBTQ Affinity Group, and Yale Latino Networking Group for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Few Tips on “Taming Your Wolf, Taming Your Lupus”. Dr. Vaidehi Chowdhary will discuss how to treat Lupus, recent advances, and what to ask your health care providers.

When Did Slavery End in the United States for African-Americans?

Join the Yale African American Affinity Group, Yale Latino Networking Group, Future Leaders of Yale, Working Women’s Network, and Asian Network at Yale for a Juneteenth event titled “When Did Slavery End in the United States for African-Americans?” We will be joined by Dr. Antoinette Harrell, Johnny Lee Gaddy, and Stephanie Suzanne Franklin, Esq.

ANY AAPI Celebration

May is Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) History Month. Come celebrate our ANY AAPI Celebration where there will be virtual performances that will be a must see! We also invite you to wear traditional Asian attire and bring your favorite Asian food/snacks to the screen to talk about so that we can all celebrate our Asian heritage together. Fill out the following form if you are interested in performing/presenting: https://yalesurvey.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6lZe9BMwrp0QtDw.

ANY Presents: Cooking w/ Junzi

Want to cook with a chef? Join the Asian Network at Yale and Chef Lucas Sin ‘15, chef and head of culinary arts at Junzi Kitchen, for a cooking demonstration of Mapo Tofu. Chef Sin is a Yale alum who was featured in Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2020, Eater Young Gun, and StarChefs Rising Star in 2019. Spots are limited to 40 participants. Registrants will receive a secondary email with the recipe and ingredients a couple days prior to the event.

PBS "Asian Americans" Screening Series (multiple events)

“Asian Americans” is a five-hour film series that delivers a bold, fresh perspective on a history that matters today, more than ever. As America becomes more diverse, and more divided while facing unimaginable challenges, how do we move forward together? Told through intimate personal stories, the series will cast a new lens on U.S. history and the ongoing role that Asian Americans have played.

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