Programs

Below is a comprehensive list of active programs that run through Dwight Hall. Programs can be searched by name, cause, or type of service.

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Overview Mission

Campus Girl Scouts

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Open

Campus Girl Scouts is a group of Yale students who lead a New Haven Girl Scout troop on Yale’s campus. Tapping into campus opportunities, resources, and mentorship, we create a powerful leadership experience to build courage, confidence, and character in the next generation of female leaders.

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Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund

Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund

Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Environment
Management, Administrative & Technical Support
Research & Policy Analysis
Advocacy and Education
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DHSRI is an undergraduate-run socially responsible investment fund, initially seeded with $50,000 from the Dwight Hall organization endowment.  Managed by a committee of undergraduate Yale College students, the fund makes use of socially responsible investment methods to have a positive environmental and social impact while aiming to outperform standard investment benchmarks and maximize financial return.

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Dwight Hall Summer Fellows

Dwight Hall Summer Fellows

Animals
Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Crisis Support
Education & Literacy
Direct Service
Fundraising and Financial Support
Management, Administrative & Technical Support
Research & Policy Analysis
Advocacy and Education
Open

Since 1968, the Dwight Hall Summer Fellows has offered the unique opportunity for students to dedicate themselves to creating social change.  Designed for community-engaged students who need the time and resources to enact a socially good idea, students are employed full-time, usually eight weeks.

In addition to funding, Summer Fellows also engage in a series of community-building and boundary expanding activities with their peers.  Weekly meetings revolve around food, conversation, trainings, reflection, speakers, and collective learning.
 
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Period. at Yale: A Student Organization

Health & Medicine
Human Rights
Women's Rights
Open

Our mission is to partner with the New Haven community to combat period poverty, and provide menstrual health management and education where needed. We also strive to advocate and work within the Yale community to supplement access to menstrual products and to break down barriers that keep menstruation stigmatized.

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SheCode

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Open

SheCode partners with Yale Pathways to teach introductory programming skills to New Haven middle school and high school girls. We aim to lower the initial intimidation barrier of computer science and create a supportive environment where students of all backgrounds can learn, collaborate, and create something incredible.

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Students Against Sexual Misconduct (SASM)

Crisis Support
Education & Literacy
Open

To provide a voice for survivor’s and students alike through awareness, advocacy, and activism regarding sexual assault.

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Yale Code4Good

Education & Literacy
Open

Code4Good seeks to develop technical solutions to problems faced by the service and nonprofit communities. Additionally, we hope to foster enthusiasm in students to use their technical talents and abilities for the public good.

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Yale Genetics Club

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Open

The group seeks to educate young minds about genetics and the new discoveries in genetics. We want to inspire students and show them genetics is accessible.

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Yale Prison Education Initiative

Education & Literacy
Prison Reform & Reentry
Racial Inequality
Direct Service
Research & Policy Analysis
Advocacy and Education
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The Yale Prison Education Initiative at Dwight Hall seeks to expand upon existing Yale programming in correctional facilities by offering Yale courses to incarcerated students in Connecticut
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