Open Labs at Yale represents a group of graduate students, postdocs, and other community members dedicated to scientific outreach to the local New Haven community and beyond. From our Science Cafe events that feature student talks and many demonstrations, to off-campus events at local schools, to content production for the web, Open Labs offers many opportunities for Yale graduate students to become involved with scientific outreach. For more information, click the “Volunteer Here” button to sign up as an Open Labs Volunteer, email firstname.lastname@example.org for general information, or sign up on Orgsync to get all of our emails and updates. For more specific information about the different ways to volunteer with open labs, please email any of the chairs at their Yale email listed below. Additionally we welcome parents, teachers, and anyone else in our community to fill out the form below to hear more about our events!
PR Committee: email@example.com
Science Cafe Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com
Finance Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org
Demo Committee: email@example.com
Digtial Content Committee: David.Hynek@yale.edu
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For parents, teachers, and anyone else in the New Haven Community, to hear more about events that Yale Open Labs is holding for the general public, please fill out the form below!
Current Yale Graduate Students and Postdocs:
Or fill out this volunteer form below!
Volunteer with Open Labs
Interested in becoming a fellow of Open Labs?
We need you (grads and undergrads) on the day-of-the-event to chat face-to-face with our aspiring young scholars (high- and middle-school students) and their parents! Tell them what it's like to be a graduate or undergraduate students; let them step into your shoes! How did you get to where you are? Share your passions and experiences while learning about Science and outreach. Find out what great things the Open Labs team is up to, contribute your own ideas, and make them happen with the support of Open Labs!
Please fill out the form below if you are interested in joining the team & helping out.
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Watch past lectures from the Science Cafes of yesteryear!
Meet the amazing Graduate students and Postdocs of Open Labs by reading our spotlights segment!
What else do we do?
For the community: From in-school visits and demos, to creating digital content to follow up Science Cafe visits, to setting up mentorships. We are the gateway for our young students' pathways to science. Our website offers more detail, but the best way to find information is to email email@example.com and request to attend an executive board meeting.
For graduate, professional, and undergraduate students: Open Labs's vision is to make distinctive, lasting, and substantial growth in the life of young scholars and the community. To do so, we're on a mission to attract, excite, and develop passionate and exceptional people on our team. Our values-driven team is a resource for you and our resources and abilities are the gateway to realizing YOUR ideas on how to make distinctive, lasting, and substantial growth in the life of young scholar and the community.
Our website offers more detail, but the best way to find information is to email firstname.lastname@example.org and request to attend an executive board meeting.