Schedule Highlights

Here are some highlights of the Cultural Connections schedule!

  • Learning about Yale’s resources: touring the Cultural Centers, and meeting the Assistant Deans, Residential College Deans, and Yale College faculty and staff
  • Meeting your Peer Liaisons and Residential College Counselors: students participate in interactive activities and attend a panel on student life
  • Visiting Yale Outdoor Education Center for kayaking, canoeing, beach swimming, s’mores and more!
  • Showcasing your talents at our Poetry Jam, where both visiting artists and CC participants read their poetry or performing at the CC Talent show (a variety of talents (instrumental, vocal, fine arts, dance, etc.) are welcome!)
  • Participating in joint activities with freshmen in other Pre-Orientation Programs (Orientation for International Students, Freshman Outdoor Orientation Program, and Freshperson Conference)
  • Taking part in small group discussions, workshops, and other programs to gain a greater understanding of various academic resources and create a sense of community within CC
  • Touring Yale facilities and becoming better acquainted with what Yale has to offer!