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Dwight Hall at Yale On-Boards 2021 Student Executive Committee Leadership

Published April 7, 2021
Dwight Hall at Yale Transitions to 2021 Student Executive Committee Leadership

Muslim Leadership Lab at Dwight Hall at Yale Celebrates Black History Month Programing

Published April 7, 2021
Muslim Leadership Lab at Dwight Hall at Yale Celebrates Black History Month Programing

Conversations on Repair and Restoration with the Dwight Hall Civic Allyship Initiative

Published November 25, 2020
Conversations on Repair and Restoration with the Dwight Hall Civic Allyship Initiative

Navigating Community Building, Allyship, and Voice with Dwight Hall’s Institutional Service Coordinator, José Garcia ’22.

Published November 24, 2020
Navigating Community Building, Allyship, and Voice with Dwight Hall’s Institutional Service Coordinator, José Garcia ’22

Student Executive Committee Acts Boldly in Response to the Pandemic

Published May 4, 2020
Student Executive Committee Acts Boldly in Response to the PandemicStudent ExComm Zoom Meeting

2019 Year in Review

Published February 21, 2020
We offer you this Year in Review to give you a glimpse into the ways Dwight Hall shapes people who serve all sectors of society and a sense of the exciting and powerful work of the Hall in the larger community.2019 Year in Review cover

So, You Want to Start a Non-Profit?

Published October 21, 2019
A few words on the workshop facilitated by Executive Directer Crumlish

Public Psychiatry Fellowship: A year in review

Published April 1, 2019
After successful first year, Public Psychiatry program changes name to Community Mental Health Fellowship

Organization Profile: CodeSouth @ The Social Innovation Lab

Published March 13, 2019
Social Innovation Lab helps foster CodeSouth, non-profit aimed to bring computer science awareness to low income communities in Mississippi

A conversation with YUPP: Histories of Mental Health and Imprisonment Discussion

Published March 8, 2019
Danielle Harris (BK ‘21) and Jordan Ashby (DC ‘22) reflect on a discussion panel about mass incareceration and mental health

Article from the Courant

Published July 8, 2018
Paroled After Two Decades In Prison, James Jeter Will Attend Trinity College This Fall

Fall 2017 Member Group Review

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

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

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.

Summer (Fellows) in the City: Marwan Safar Jalani ‘20, Arabic Interpreter and Summer Learning Program Outreach Coordinator at Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services (IRIS)

Published August 9, 2017
When I was a refugee in Egypt and Turkey, I did not have the chance to go to school with students from the country. Therefore, I found it hard to integrate in a society that refused to admit refugees and immigrants as part of it.Group of summer fellows sitting in Dwight Hall library laaughing

New Haven LEAP’s Outdoor Corps Brings Science to Life for Urban Youth

Published August 3, 2017
As rises in sea levels continue to accelerate at alarming rates, the program’s implementation comes at a time when Earth stewardship and environmental education of the youth in our communities have never been so important.

Donor Spotlight: Nancy Alexander and Ricardo Henriquez Complete 8 Years of Service on the Board

Published July 30, 2017
We will greatly miss the presence of Nancy Alexander and Ricardo Henriquez on our board.Nancy, Peter, and John laughing at Board Meeting

Summer (Fellows) in the City: Christina Pao '20, Co Lead Youth Summer School Instructor at International Rescue Committee

Published July 19, 2017
I feel that I have learned more this summer than I have the past five years of my life. Seriously.Christina Pao smiling in front of blue double doors