Voices and Stories Archive

Yale honors U.S. high school juniors for their community engagement

Published May 10, 2018
Yale honors U.S. high school juniors for their community engagement

Fall 2017 Member Group Review

Published January 25, 2018
Take a look at the work done through Dwight Hall in the fall 2017 semester.

Middle school students write, direct and perform show at Long Wharf Theatre

Published December 15, 2017
Read about Urban Fellow Jared Michaud's work in devised theater at Long Wharf Theater this fall. Jared Michaud and three other adults at Long Wharf theater.

Vendor fights homelessness

Published December 8, 2017
Brianna Wu writes about Yale Hunger and Homelessness Action Project (YHHAP) and the Elm City Echo. An Elm City Echo vendor poses with the Echo.

Dwight Hall adjusts to temporary move

Published December 6, 2017
Talia Soglin writes about Dwight Hall's temporary move to 143 Elm.A board in Dwight Hall describing the location of staff member offices.

Lessons from 2017 Curran Distinguished Mentor Stephen Black

Published November 28, 2017
Stephen Black recently spent time with Dwight Hall student leaders, community partners, and delivered a talk on “Crafting a Culture of Ethical Obligation: Social Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century” as the 2017 Dwight Hall Curran Distinguished Mentor.

Building Bridges tackles educational ineqaulity between rural, urban China

Published November 2, 2017
Adam Gaber writes about the work of Dwight Hall member group, Building Bridges. A member of the Building Bridges Curriculum Team poses with her high school class in rural China.

Yalies to Build Art Studio

Published October 11, 2017
Jacob Sweet writes about Dwight Hall's role in helping to build PostMasters, a "40,000 square foot multidiscplinary art incubator" in the Dixwell neighboorhood.

YDN: Seven Miles to Heaven // Katie Martin

Published October 6, 2017
Dwight Hall Partner's with the Landscape Lab

Donor Spotlight: Keniel Yao '19

Published October 5, 2017
It's an injustice to hold any part of ourselves back when interacting with and serving those around us. We need to learn to love our communities with our whole hearts, all aspects of our minds, to listen with both ears, and to give of everything that hasKeniel at home in New Zealand

Don't Shop: SWAP! at Dwight Hall

Published October 5, 2017
130 Visitors came to the most recent SWAP event organized by AmeriCorps alumni and students

Dwight Hall Record: Fall 2017

Published October 5, 2017
Dwight Hall piloted a programmatic database in the Fall of 2016, and effort led by Program Manager Mark

The Dwight Hall Difference

Published September 27, 2017
Dwight Hall Contributes Significantly at the Student Org Summit

More New Members of the New Haven Community: FOCUS participation grows nearly 125% in 2017

Published September 7, 2017
In 2017, FOCUS participation went up nearly 125%. Read some reflections from our first-year participants here. A FOCUS sign.

Onyeka (Ony) Obiocha joins Dwight Hall at Yale

Published September 5, 2017
Dwight Hall at Yale is thrilled to announce the hiring of Onyeka (Ony) Obiocha as the Director of Innovation. Ony Profile Picture

Dwight Hall expands fellowships, staff

Published September 5, 2017
Dwight Hall expands fellowships, staff

For the first time since 1930s, Dwight Hall sees major renovation

Published August 31, 2017
Dwight Hall to See Major Renovation

Renovation begins on historic Dwight Hall

Published August 30, 2017
Renovation begins on historic Dwight Hall

Press Release: Renovation Begins on Historic Home of Dwight Hall at Yale

Published August 25, 2017
Second Oldest Building at Yale University to Undergo $4 Million RenovationYale's Old Library has been home to Dwight Hall on the Old Campus since 1930

A Reflection on the Renovation of Dwight Hall

Published August 22, 2017
Over the course of the 2017 - 2018 academic year, our historic building will undergo a transformation into a modernized hub for student service and activism. The Old Library, which became the home of Dwight Hall at Yale in 1930