Yale’s eight diversity affinity groups are partnering for the annual block party with the Office of International Affairs, Office of International Students and Scholars, Office of New Haven and State Affairs, Office of the Provost, Office of Student Life & Yale College Dean’s Office, Being Well at Yale, WorkLife, Office of Sustainability, Yale Medicine, Office of the Secretary & Vice President for Student Life, and Office of Public Affairs and Communications.
This family-friendly event connects Yale University’s employees, students, and scholars with each other and with New Haven businesses. There will be food, international dance and music, and activities.
In an effort to make this event more environmentally friendly, please bring a reusable water bottle for beverages.
Check back here for updates about the event. We hope to see you on September 11th!
2016 Activity Participants
- Council on East Asian Studies - Origami
- DiversAbility at Yale
- Honor Expedition - SUV
- ISPY, Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Group - Calligraphy & Chinese Painting
- New Haven Museum
- Public Safety
- South Asian Studies Council - Henna Tattoos
- Southeast Asia Studies Council
- The Indian Culture Table
- Yale-China Association - Paper Cutting
- Yale Latino Networking Group
- Yale LGBTQ Affinity Group - Cupcake Decorating
2016 Performance Schedule
- 12:30-12:45: Baila Peru
- 12:45 - 1:15: Southern CT Chinese School, Mulan Academic, & Butterfly Chinese Dance Group
- 1:15 - 1:30: Mulan Art School
- 1:30 - 1:45: Hamden Academy for Dance & Music
- 1:45 - 2:00: Phoenix Performing Arts
- 2:00 - 2:30: Zumba by Shana Schneider (ZoeFit)
- 2:00 - 4:00: Magic by Cyril the Sorcerer
- 2:30 - 2:45: Ballet Folklórico Mexicano de Yale
- 2:45 - 3:00: World Champion Taekwondo
- 3:00 - 3:30: Mariachi Academy of Connecticut
- 3:30 - 4:00: African Drum & Dance by Tatchol Camara