Fashion Design

June 26, 2018

Our budding fashion designers are hard at work sketching concepts for a personal fashion line. Over the course of three weeks, students will transform  their fashion sketches into actual garments (that they cut, sew, and fabricate themselves) to be worn on the runway at the EXPLO fashion show. 

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Community Meeting

July 28, 2017

At community meeting, students enjoy informative skits from staff as well as a performance by storyteller and anthropologist Stokley Towles. Towles, a former EXPLO instructor, has performed at conventions, art spaces, bookstores and nightclubs in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Seattle, and is also a professor at Evergreen State College.

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Guest Speaker: Aamer Khan

July 21, 2017

Aamer Khan, a ­portfolio manager and analyst at Eaton Vance Management, talks with students about investment banking and investment management. Khan has seventeen years experience in investment management and has previously taught at EXPLO for two summers, and has been an EXPLO board member since 2011. 

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Guest Speaker: Ambassador Samantha Power

July 6, 2017

Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power video chats with students about foreign policy and international relations. Inspiring the crowd, she urges them to do good in small, manageable doses instead of trying to change the world at once. 

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Tags: Alumni News, EXPLO at Yale, Foreign Affairs, Slideshow, Academics, Yale Speakers

Guest Speaker: Jonathan London

July 4, 2017

Writer, director, producer, and Geekscape founder Jonathan London talks to students about storytelling and connecting with their audience. London was an EXPLO at Yale student years ago. 

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Meet Adam from New York

June 29, 2017

Adam, a rising sophomore, has dreams that are out of this world... literally. Hearing guest speaker and innovator Brian Hughes — an engineer and serial entrepreneur — talk on campus reaffirmed his own vision of colonizing Mars. 

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Brian Hughes Scholar in Residence

In innovation, there's an industrial, data-driven side, as well as a creative and swoopy side. Somewhere in the middle is a great product.

Brian Hughes, Chairman & Director of HBN Shoes, during a guest talk with the Industrial Design course

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