Past Events

Editor in Chief of Lawfare and Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution
April 16, 2019
What Comes Next? The Close of the Mueller Investigation and the President
Law Enforcement Analyst for CNN and Deputy Mayor of Rochester, NY
April 13, 2019
TEDxYale 2019: Leap of Faith

Co-sponsored by TEDxYale

For a full schedule of events, please visit TEDxYale:

Former Emmy Award-Winning CNN Producer and Senior Associate at Skdknickerbocker
April 11, 2019
Politics and the Press: Conversation with Rachael Shackelford

Co-sponsored by the Yale College Democrats

April 10, 2019
A guest speaker event for National Youth HIV/AIDs Awareness Day

Join us for a conversation with Louie Ortiz-Fonseca & Lincoln Mondy of Advocates for Youth and Juancarlos Soto of Planned Parenthood of Southern New England & the New Haven LGBTQ Youth Task Force around reaching LGBTQ youth to address public health issues, tackle HIV/AIDs stigma, and advance LGBTQ rights.

Louie & Lincoln are the creators of the web series Kikis with Louie, a YouTube series featuring honest, deep conversations about the most challenging issues facing queer youth: relationships, sexuality, health, culture, and more. They are activists and award-winning campaign creators. Juancarlos is a local activist and artist, represents PPSNE in the New Haven LGBTQ Task Force, runs the Black & Brown Queer Camp in Connecticut, and is one of the 2019 recipients of the Dorothy Award for LGBTQ activists.

Co-sponsored by Community Health Educators, OutLaws (YLS), Out in Public (YSPH), Reproductive Justice Action League at Yale, & Planned Parenthood GenAction at Yale.

April 9, 2019
Jobs, Gender and Power Post #MeToo

Co-sponsored by the Women Faculty Forum.

Contributing Editor, The London Review of Books
April 8, 2019
Fanon in America

Co-sponsored by Comparative Literature, French, and the Theory and Media Studies Colloquium

Editor-in-Chief, Amerasia Journal
April 6, 2019
Asian American Students Alliance Founders
April 4, 2019
A conversation with David Cay Johnston Founder and Editor, DC Report; Emily Flitter, Journalist and Reporter, The New York Times; and James Henry, Contributing Editor, American Interest.

A conversation with David Cay Johnston Founder and Editor, DC Report; Emily Flitter, Journalist and Reporter, The New York Times; and James Henry, Contributing Editor, American Interest.

Contributing Opinion Writer, New York Times
April 3, 2019
How to Write Op-Eds: A Workshop with NY Times Opinion Writer Michael Tomasky.

The ISPS Policy Lab will be hosting a workshop with journalist Michael Tomasky on how to write op-eds about policy and politics. This workshop is geared towards students, faculty, and others who want to learn how to write op-eds that effectively communicate their research findings and ideas about politics and public policy to the public. Tomasky will provide insights from his experience as a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times, as well as a columnist for The Daily Beast, and the editor of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas. RSVP:…

Chris Arnold, NPR Correspondent; David Swensen,Yale Chief Investment Officer
April 2, 2019
A student’s guide to making wise financial choices and other tips from NPR’s “Life-Kit” Podcast