Fall 2018 New Student Orientation

For Master of Public Health Students

Monday, August 20, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

8:30 – 9:00 am

Registration Check-in
Continental Breakfast

47 College Street
Student Lounge

9:00 – 9:15 am

Welcome
Frank Grosso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Sten Vermund, Dean, School of Public Health

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

9:15 – 10:00 am

Getting Oriented to YSPH
Frank Grosso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

10:00 – 10:45 am

Registration, Classroom Systems, and the 1st Year Curriculum
Frank Grosso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Melinda Pettigrew, Senior Assoc. Dean for Academic Affairs

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

10:45 – 11:00 am

Break

 

11:00 – 12:00 pm

Sustainability at YSPH

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

12:00 – 1:45 pm

Group Lunch
Sponsored by the YSPH Alumni Association

60 College Street
LEPH Lawn

1:45 – 2:30 pm            

Health & Wellbeing @ Yale
Diane Frankel-Gramelis, Practice Manager, Office of Public Health Practice

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Break

2:45 – 3:30 pm

IT, Networks & Connections @ Yale University
Get your laptops and devices connected and ready to go!

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Tour of Yale University
Optional historic tour of Yale’s Old Campus

Visitor’s Center
149 Elm Street

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Time Activity Location

8:30 – 9:45 am

Diversity & Inclusion at YSPH: Engaging in Research with Diverse Populations Panel

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

10:00 – 11:30 am

Departmental New Student Orientations
Biostatistics (BIS) – LEPH 105
Chronic Disease Epidemiology (CDE) – 47 Coll, 106A
Environmental Health Sciences (EHS) – LEPH 102
Epidemiology of Microbial Disease (EMD) – LEPH 115
Health Care Management (HCM) – LEPH 103
Health Policy (HP) – LEPH 101
Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) – 47 Coll, 106B

11:30 – 12:45 pm

Departmental Lunch at the Carts
(Bring approx. $5-10 in cash or a bag lunch)

Cedar Street

1:00 – 2:15 pm

Getting Ready for your Internship & Practice Requirements
Felicia Spencer, Director, Career Management Center (CMC)
Diane Frankel-Gramelis, Practice Manager,
Office of Public Health Practice

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

2:15 – 2:45 pm

Global Health @ Yale
Rafael Perez-Escamilla, PhD
Director, Global Health Concentration

           

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

2:45 – 3:00 pm

Highlighting Student Achievements
Michael Greenwood, Director of Public Relations

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

3:00 – 3:15 pm

Break

3:15 – 4:00 pm

Yale University Security Orientation for New Students
Yale Police

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Yale & New Haven Information Fair
Browse 70 tables of University service departments, city merchants, banks, arts & cultural groups

Hall of Graduate Studies
Courtyard; 135 Prospect Street
(enter through 60 Sachem Street)

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Diversity & Inclusion at YSPH — Cultural Humility Panel: How to Engage in Community Activism in the Context of Allyship

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

10:00 am – 11:00 am Diversity & Inclusion at YSPH — YSPH Student Experiences Panel 47 College Street 
Room 106 A&B
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Diversity & Inclusion at YSPH — Breakout Caucuses: Addressing Systematic Inequities in the Context of Public Health 47 College Street 
Room 106 A&B

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Break

1:00 – 2:00 pm

Climate Justice Workshop
Robert Dubrow, MD, PhD
Professor, Dept. of Environmental Health Sciences

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

2:00 – 2:30 pm  

Library Resources & Systems
Learn about Yale’s Libraries, systems, and electronic resources.

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Academic Integrity
Mayur Desai, Chair, Committee on Academic and Professional Integrity
Frank Grosso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

3:00 – 4:00 pm

English Language Program
James Tierney, Director
(For students who are non-native speakers of English)

47 College Street
Room 106A&B

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Grad Activities & Public Service Fair
Meet campus-wide clubs & community service groups
(Sponsored by McDougal Graduate Student Life, GSAS)

Hall of Graduate Studies
Courtyard; 135 Prospect Street
(enter through 60 Sachem Street)

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Mory’s Happy Hour with SAYPH

306 York Street

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

9:00 – 10:00 am

Yale College BA-BS/MPH Select Program Student Panel
Talk with current students in the program who graduated from Yale College last year

LEPH Room 101
60 College Street

10:00 – 12:00 pm       

Speed Resume Review
Hosted by the YSPH Career Management Center

47 College Street
Room 106 A&B

1:00 – 2:00 pm

Bicycle Safety Training
Office of Environmental Health & Safety

Learn about state and local laws and avoiding accidents.  Also get a free bike helmet!

47 College Street
Room 106A&B

3:00 – 4:30 pm

YSPH International Student Orientation
Office of International Students & Scholars

International Center
421 Temple Street

8:00 – 10:00 pm

Shakespeare in the Park
The Elm Shakespeare Company offers performances by donation ($10 suggested student admission) at beautiful Edgerton Park. Bring a little $, bring your own picnic dinner, and something to sit on. More info:  www.elmshakespeare.org

Edgerton Park

Friday, August 24, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

1:00 – 3:00 pm

New Haven Community Tours
Visit an organization that serves the New Haven community.
Sign up lists will be available.

Meet outside LEPH
60 College Street

5:30 – 7:30 pm

YSPH Alumni Association Welcome Reception
Meet and Network with YSPH Alumni

Peabody Museum
170 Whitney Avenue

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

7:30 – 11:00 am

Community Service at Loaves & Fishes

57 Olive Street, New Haven, CT

Monday, August 27, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Health Care Management Orientation to the Yale School of Management SOM
(For HCM students only, lunch will be provided)

School of Management
Evans Hall
2230 Attwood Classroom

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Careers and Cookies
Informal meet and greet with career office and financial aid staff.

47 College Street
Student Lounge

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

9:00 – 12:00 pm

Writing & Responsible Scholarship Workshop

MANDATORY for all International Students

47 College Street
Room 106A

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Peer Mentoring Luncheon
Informal meet and greet for those participating in the peer mentoring program, organized by SAYPH.

47 College Street
Room 106A&B,
Student Lounge

2:30 - 3:00 pm

Student Organization Registration
Training in YaleConnect for 2nd year student organization leaders and those wishing to register a new student organization

47 College Street
Room 106A

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