Yale Law School Events

Week of January 22, 2021

September 14 Monday

Sign-up for Headspace Access

  • (All day)
  • TBD

Don't know what Headspace is? Headspace is an app that teaches you how to meditate. The Headspace app allows you to browse and pick from courses and single meditation sessions to suit your mood and lifestyle. Choose your session length, replay your favs and learn how to apply mindfulness to your everyday activities. We have 200* spots available for YLS students and you can sign-up here.

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January 18 Monday
January 19 Tuesday

Ending Big Tech’s Information Monopoly: A report from the Stanford Working Group on Platform Scale

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Online

Among the many transformations taking place in the U.S. economy, none is more salient than the growth of gigantic Internet platforms. Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Twitter, already powerful before the COVID-19 pandemic, have become even more so during it, as so much of everyday life moves online. As convenient as their technology is, the emergence of such dominant corporations should ring alarm bells—not just because they hold so much economic power but also because they wield so much control over political communication.

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January 20 Wednesday

Koru Mindfulness Course

  • 5:00PM to 6:30PM
  • Online
  • CANCELLED

Looking to begin or reinforce your meditation practice in the new year?

Join seasoned practitioner and Good Life Center consultant Maria Sperduto for a month of Koru Mindfulness at YLS! In Koru, you will explore new skills every week to find what works best for you. Koru is designed to help you build the habit of meditation and it works. In randomized control trials, Koru is found to reduce stress, improve sleep, and boost self-compassion with just 10 minutes of daily practice.

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January 21 Thursday

Weekly Functional Fitness Workout with Professor Ian Ayres

  • 6:00PM to 7:00PM
  • Online

All levels of experience are welcome, but for some classes you will need an item to lift with one hand. This item can be a dumbbell or kettlebell or it might be a jug of milk or Clorox (something that can be gripped with one hand). It would also be a good to have a yoga mat, bath towel or carpeted area for floor padding. Zoom info can be found here.

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