Virtual Yale

Transpositions, Pt. 15: Emily Coates
August 30, 2021
Witness what happens when Yale Dance Lab in partnership with the Yale Schwarzman Center invites 16 choreographers to create digital dance poems, performed by dancers from across the Yale community. Knitting together local, national, and international communities of dance, Transpositions: Dance Poems for an Online World explores the continuous and interrupted transmission of embodied dance practices in digital life. Edited by by Kyla Arsadjaja MFA ‘20, with sound design by Bryn Scharenberg. The concept and direction of this episode is by Emily Coates featuring members of the Yale Ballroom Dance Team.
 
Yale College Opening Assembly – Class of 2025
August 30, 2021

Opening Assembly is the official beginning of the collegiate experience. Students will gather together again for a similar event four years from now on the eve of graduation with those who have become dear friends. During the program, President Salovey and Dean Chun delivered remarks, Chaplain Kugler shared a benediction, and the Yale Glee Club performed.

Watch the recording of the Assembly here

Yale Town Hall - August 26, 2021
August 30, 2021

President Peter Salovey hosted a live town hall meeting on August 26 to provide information about public health conditions and precautions and to address questions about the pandemic. The president was joined by Yale experts who are advising the university on how to conduct responsibly an in-person semester.

Watch the recording of this Town Hall here

70 Second Science: Invasive Species
August 16, 2021

EVOLUTIONS is the Peabody Museum’s after-school science program for local high school students. Enjoy this kid-friendly “70-Second Science” videos from Sci-CORPS, EVO’s work-study program for aspiring science educators.

Watch the video here

Beyond the Studio: Sharon Salzberg
August 16, 2021

The Yale Schwarzman Center and Tsai CITY present a series of talks, workshops, and discussions by artists whose practices move beyond the studio. This installment of Beyond the Studio features Sharon Salzberg. Sharon Salzberg is a meditation pioneer and industry leader, a world-renowned teacher, and New York Times bestselling author. As one of the first to bring meditation and mindfulness into mainstream American culture over 45 years ago, her relatable, demystifying approach has inspired generations of meditation teachers and wellness influencers.

Watch her discussion here