Yale School of Management

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Feb 25

Being Black at Yale

February 25, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST

Please join us for a live online conversation hosted by the Yale SOM Community & Inclusion team, in collaboration with the Black Business Alliance, and  Yale School of Environment. This event will feature Black students from across Yale. During this time you will learn about their experience with navigating Yale, and how their identity plays out in the classroom, on campus and beyond. Key themes of this conversation will include intersectionality, privilege and belonging – among others.

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Feb 25

Being Black at Yale

February 25, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST

Please join us for a live online conversation hosted by the Yale SOM Community & Inclusion team, in collaboration with the Black Business Alliance, and  Yale School of Environment. This event will feature Black students from across Yale. During this time you will learn about their experience with navigating Yale, and how their identity plays out in the classroom, on campus and beyond. Key themes of this conversation will include intersectionality, privilege and belonging – among others.

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Feb 24

[VIRTUAL] Black Business Alliance Student Club Event | Alumni Networking Session

February 24, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST
Alumni are invited to join students in the Black Business Alliance club for a networking session. The session will include have an address from Dean Kerwin Charles and a special guest speaker! Break out sessions will be used to help faciliate networking and allow students and alums to get to...Event details for “[VIRTUAL] Black Business Alliance Student Club Event | Alumni Networking Session”

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Feb 24

Yale SOM Perspectives: Black Voices

February 24, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. EST

Join us for an interactive session with Jourdan Brooks, associate director for community and inclusion, and current Yale SOM students.  Jourdan will ask the students your top questions about the Black MBA experience at Yale. Following the conversation, you will have the opportunity to connect with current students in small-group breakout rooms. During the breakout conversations, we encourage participants to share their audio and video but it is not required.

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Feb 23

[VIRTUAL] Yale SOM New York Vineyard Theatre Virtual Watch Party & Talkback

February 23, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EST
Yale alumni and guests are invited to attend a virtual watch party of two episodes from Vineyard Theatre's series, Lessons in Survival. During the event we'll join members of the production team for a live talkback session. We hope you'll join us. More info on Vineyard Theatre, Lessons in...Event details for “[VIRTUAL] Yale SOM New York Vineyard Theatre Virtual Watch Party & Talkback”

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Feb 19

A Conversation with Lofton Holder ‘90 and Jamila Abston EMBA ‘17

February 19, 2021, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST

In honor of Black History Month, the EMBA program and SOM Community & Inclusion have organized a talk with SOM alumni Lofton Holder ‘90, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Pine Street Alternative Asset Management. Lofton is a founding partner and the Managing Partner for Pine Street Alternative Asset Management. From 2005 to 2010, Mr. Holder was managing director and head of the US and European Marketing and Client Service Team for Investcorp’s $5 billion Hedge Fund Group. In this capacity, he was responsible for growing the revenue of a start-up group to a run rate of nearly $60 million at the time of his departure in 2010. Moderator: Jamila Abston EMBA ‘17.

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Feb 19

A Conversation with Lofton Holder ’90 and Jamila Abston EMBA ’17

February 19, 2021, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST

In honor of Black History Month, the MBA for Executives and SOM Community & Inclusion have organized a panel discussion with SOM alumni Lofton Holder ’90, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Pine Street Alternative Asset Management and Jamila Abston ’17, Partner at Ernst & Young LLP. Lofton is a founding partner and the Managing Partner for Pine Street Alternative Asset Management. From 2005 to 2010, Mr. Holder was managing director and head of the US and European Marketing and Client Service Team for Investcorp’s $5 billion Hedge Fund Group. In this capacity, he was responsible for growing the revenue of a start-up group to a run rate of nearly $60 million at the time of his departure in 2010. Jamila is a Partner at Ernst & Young LLP in the FSO Consulting Financial Services Risk Management practice. She provides risk coverage on wealth & asset management accounts. Jamila rejoined EY from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where she served as the assistant regional director for the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations. . Prior to the SEC, Jamila was a manager in the EY Fraud Investigations and Dispute Services practice where she led restatements, investigations, and litigation support matters for healthcare, manufacturing, government, and technology clients. Jamila is also the recipient of the 2018 Yale SOM Alumni Relations Award for Outstanding Volunteer Leadership. Moderator: Wendy Tsung, Assistant Dean, MBA for Executives

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Feb 19

[VIRTUAL] A Conversation with Lofton Holder ‘90, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Pine Street Alternative Asset Management and Jamila Abston '17, Partner at Ernst & Young LLP

February 19, 2021, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST
In honor of Black History Month, the MBA for Executives and SOM Community & Inclusion are hosting a virtual panel discussion with SOM alumni Lofton Holder ‘90, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Pine Street Alternative Asset Management and Jamila Abston '17, Partner at Ernst & Young...Event details for “[VIRTUAL] A Conversation with Lofton Holder ‘90, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Pine Street Alternative Asset Management and Jamila Abston '17, Partner at Ernst & Young LLP”

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