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Category: News and Announcements

Be sure to check out this great link for more resources and information about Martin Luther King Jr. and the day we have all come to know and honor and celebrate in his memory!

Tutors Needed for St. Martin de Porres Academy St. Martin de Porres Academy is a faith-based, Nativity model middle school that serves the greater New Haven community by offering an excellent education tuition-free to underserved youth. We make a 12 year commitment of support to our students academically, financially, and personally. As such, we manage […]

The Autry Fellowship is a competitive fellowship program for talented and ambitious recent college graduates. It provides an opportunity to work for one year as a full-time, paid staff member at MDC. The Autry Fellowship supports the mission of MDC—to help organizations and communities in the South close the gaps that separate people from opportunity—by […]

141 Members of the Class of 2018 participated in the Freshmen Day of Service on Saturday, 9/6/14. Read about it here.

Deanna Song, Yale class of 2016, is a current Dwight Hall Urban Fellow.  Urban Fellows work with New Haven community organizations to address challenges of urban living (i.e. economic development, community building, family empowerment, and public health).  Deanna researched job access here in New Haven and found that for teens and young adults, employment challenges tend to […]

Reunion Open House Friday, May 23 & Friday, May 30 Dwight Hall Library, Old Campus 3:00pm – 5:00pm   If you were passionate about public service or activism during your time at Yale, you are an important part of the Dwight Hall community. Come meet other members and share your stories with us and each […]

Please join us for the 2014 Dwight Hall Public Service Awards and Senior Recognition Ceremony Friday, April 25, 2014 Dwight Hall Chapel Yale University Old Campus 67 High Street New Haven, CT 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres will be served. This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are appreciated. […]

Dear Connecticut residents, I’m the advocacy chair of YUPP (the Yale Undergraduate Prison Project,) and I’m writing to tell you about an urgent opportunity. A 16 year old transgender girl has recently been incarcerated in an adult prison without a criminal conviction. She was living in a treatment home for traumatized youth under the custody of the Connecticut […]

This year’s Science Fair will take place May 12-14, 2014 at University Commons, Yale University. The 2014 New Haven Science Fair is looking for volunteers to mentor New Haven public school students Pre-K through 12th grade with their science fair experiments. Mentors typically volunteer once a week, for 1hr to 1.5hr, depending on their availability.  They will work in the classroom […]

By James Woodall April 15th Tax Day has has come and gone and – thanks to a dedicated group of Yale students who operate a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site in the basement of the New Haven Free Public Library – over 1100 returns have been filed, enabling clients to claim over $1.5 million in […]