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May 20, 2022
YSSD hosted our first Science Policy Week in May. The week started off with an Introduction to Science Policy (led by our YSSD leadership team), followed by two career Q&...
December 10, 2020
In collaboration with the 500 Women Scientists chapter in New Haven, we hosted our first Introduction to Science Policy Memo Writing with expert panelists Adriana Bankston,...
April 5, 2018
Yale Science Diplomats has recently teamed up with groups around the country to sustain the science advocacy movement. Science Rising is a nationwide mobilization event...
March 21, 2018
This week, 30 Yale scientists traveled to DC to learn about careers in science policy, communication, and government. They met with Yale alums and other PhD’s in the...
December 23, 2017
As the GOP tax plan headed to the conference committee, Yale Science Diplomats and friends mobilized to write op-eds and letters to the editor of their local hometown papers...
November 29, 2017
Today, Yale Science Diplomats, in collaboration with the Graduate Student Assembly and the Graduate-Professional Student Senate, organized a phone bank. The action was part...
May 28, 2017
Harrison Brody, incoming chair of the Policy Committee, published an op-ed in WIRED about the importance of H1B visas for scientific research. The op-ed started as an idea in...