Orientation Schedule 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

8:30 – 9:00 am

Registration Check-in
Continental Breakfast

Outside Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

9:00 – 9:15 am

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

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

9:15 – 10:00 am

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

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

10:00 – 10:45 am

Registration, Classroom Systems, and the 1st Year Curriculum
Sarah Harmon, Associate Director of Student Affairs & Registrar

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

10:45 – 11:00 am

Break

 

11:00 – 12:00 pm

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

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Group Lunch
Sponsored by the YSPH Alumni Association                   LEPH Lawn

60 College Street

1:30 – 2:00 pm

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

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

2:00 – 3:00 pm Break for Solar Eclipse 60 College Street
LEPH Lawn

3:00 – 3:30 pm

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

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

3:45 – 4:45 pm

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

Visitor’s Center
149 Elm Street

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

9:00 – 9:45 am

Yale University Security Orientation for New Students
AssistantChief Michael Patten, Yale Police

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

10:00 – 11:30 am

Departmental New Student Orientations
Biostatics (BIS) – LEPH 108
Chronic Disease Epidemiology (CDE) – LEPH 101
Environmental Health Sciences (EHS) – LEPH 105
Epidemiology of Microbial Disease (EMD) – LEPH 103
Health Care Management (HCM) – LEPH 115
Health Policy (HP) – LEPH 102
Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) – LEPH Winslow Auditorium

LEPH Lower Level
60 College Street

11:30 – 12:45 pm

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

Cedar Street

1:00 – 2:00 pm

Preventing & Responding to Sexual Misconduct: Building a Climate of Safety & Respect at Yale
Jennifer Czincz, Ph.D., Assistant Dir., S.H.A.R.E. Center
(Sexual Harassment Assault Resources & Education)

Harkness Auditorium
333 Cedar Street

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; 320 York Street

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

9:30 – 10:45 am

Getting Ready for your Internship & Practice Requirements
Felicia Spencer, Director, Career Management Center (CMC)
Elaine O’Keefe, Director, Office of Public Health Practice

Yale Art Gallery
Lecture Hall
1111 Chapel Street

10:45 – 11:00 am

Break

 

11:00 – 12:00 pm

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

Yale Art Gallery
Lecture Hall
1111 Chapel Street

2:00 – 2:45 pm             

Health & Wellbeing @ Yale
Tracy George, MPH ’15, Health Educator at Yale Health          

Yale Art Gallery
Lecture Hall
1111 Chapel Street

3:00 – 4:00 pm

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

LEPH, Room 101
60 College Street

4:30 – 6:00 pm

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

Hall of Graduate Studies
320 York Street
(in Courtyard)

6:30 pm

Happy Hour at Mory’s Pub
Sponsored by SAYPH

306 York Street

Thursday, August 24, 2017

9:00 – 10:00 am

Global Health @ Yale                      

Winslow Auditorium
60 College Street

 

Rafael Perez-Escamilla, PhD
Director, Global Health Concentration

 

10:00 am – 12:00 pm        

Speed Resume Review
Hosted by the YSPH Career Management Center

Harkness Hall
367 Cedar Street

1:00 – 2:00 pm

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

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 25, 2017

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Diversity & Inclusion at YSPH

Winslow Auditorium
60 College Street

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

Monday, August 28, 2017

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
4230 Attwood Classroom

3:00 – 4:00 pm

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

47 College Street
Conference Room, 108