Events Calendar

April 23, 2021

(All day)
Welcome to the sixth installment of the Molly Makes series, where Molly, OISS Assistant Director for Programs, “makes” something new and invites you to join her in the journey. This... more

April 27, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar
1:00pm to 2:00pm
This Sprintax webinar will provide an overview of the core principles of US nonresident tax for international students and scholars. Topics covered will include who must file a tax return, residency... more

April 28, 2021

8:00pm to 7:45pm
In celebration of Earth Day, our wellness activity for the week is to get outside and take a mindful hike or walk! Never taken a mindful walk before? Look at our Pinterest board for some tips on how... more
Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar for OPT/CPT (E)
11:30am to 12:30pm
Topics covered will include residency for tax purposes, tax liabilities when on OPT/CPT and pre-employment tax forms when on OPT/CPT. The Sprintax team will also provide an overview of Sprintax TDS... more

May 5, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar
2:00pm to 3:00pm
This Sprintax webinar will provide an overview of the core principles of US nonresident tax for international students and scholars. Topics covered will include who must file a tax return, residency... more

May 6, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar for OPT/CPT (E)
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Topics covered will include residency for tax purposes, tax liabilities when on OPT/CPT and pre-employment tax forms when on OPT/CPT. The Sprintax team will also provide an overview of Sprintax TDS... more
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6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are you a recently arrived international LGBTQIA+ postdoc, researcher, graduate, or professional student? Or have you been at Yale for a while but you’re looking to reconnect to the... more

May 7, 2021

Event image for OISS Graduation Photos!
(All day)
Are you an international student graduating this May? If yes we would love to honor you by offering a limited number of free short photo sessions with our OISS Storyteller, Sarah Geach, in front of... more

May 12, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar
1:00pm to 2:00pm
This Sprintax webinar will provide an overview of the core principles of US nonresident tax for international students and scholars. Topics covered will include who must file a tax return, residency... more

May 13, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar for OPT/CPT (E)
9:00am to 10:00am
Topics covered will include residency for tax purposes, tax liabilities when on OPT/CPT and pre-employment tax forms when on OPT/CPT. The Sprintax team will also provide an overview of Sprintax TDS... more

May 14, 2021

Event image for Sprintax Nonresident Tax Webinar
10:00am to 11:00am
This Sprintax webinar will provide an overview of the core principles of US nonresident tax for international students and scholars. Topics covered will include who must file a tax return, residency... more

May 31, 2021

(All day)
Did you know that adult coloring can actually relax your brain? There are many studies out there, but according to the Cleveland Clinic, here are three reasons why you should pick up a sharpie... more
Event image for Molly Makes...Memories!
(All day)
Welcome to the second installment of the Molly Makes series, where Molly, OISS Assistant Director for Programs, “makes” something new and invites you to join her in the journey. This... more
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(All day)
Many of you have probably heard of the idea of telling yourself daily positive affirmations, but does it really work? The short answer is YES. And there’s actually science and theory around... more

June 1, 2021

(All day)
February is always one of the toughest months of winter. It’s still cold. It’s still dark. And there are new stressors with starting the new year.  That’s why we are... more
(All day)
OISS staffers, Luca and Nathan, are board game enthusiasts and the pandemic hasn't stopped them from playing!  They have put together some tips for playing online board games, including... more
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(All day)
We all could use some Words of Wisdom right now. Diane Frankel-Gramelis, Student Wellness Counselor at the Yale School of Public Health, is releasing weekly videos with her words of wisdom for us to... more
Event image for Molly Makes...Muffins!
(All day)
Welcome to a new series of programs at OISS this semester called Molly Makes…! Throughout the spring semester your Assistant Director of Programs at OISS, Molly Hampton, will attempt to... more
Event image for Screen-Free Hour Challenge
(All day)
As a student or scholar at Yale, screens are a big part of your academic life. Classes and meetings are happening over Zoom, your emails are endless, and your personal life has moved to virtual... more
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(All day)
OISS has compiled our favorite books for you to enjoy when you need a break from your required reading or after work! Check out our list on Pinterest and let us know if you read any of them: https://... more
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(All day)
When you head outside to take a walk this semester, listen to one of our favorite podcasts along the way! See our list here: https://pin.it/7Cv3irG.  OISS had a great time putting this list... more
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(All day)
OISS Adviser, Kira Bellucci, regularly makes homemade pasta and she has graciously shared her recipe with us.  Follow her easy recipe here and send us photos of your finished pasta products... more
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(All day)
Winter is the perfect time to try out new recipes for warm and toasty beverages! OISS staffer, Nathan, is an expert Chai maker and used to make the staff a cup of chai occasionally when we were in... more

June 2, 2021

(All day)
First things first; what is a gratitude journal? The basic premise of a gratitude journal is to spend a moment every day or once a week writing down something that you’re thankful for. You can... more
(All day)
Welcome to the third installment of the Molly Makes series, where Molly, OISS Assistant Director for Programs, “makes” something new and invites you to join her in the journey. This... more
Event image for A Guide To Self-Care Sundays
(All day)
Being a student or scholar at Yale comes with it’s fair share of pressure and stress. Often when we are stressed and overwhelmed with school and work, we forget to prioritize our own self-care... more
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(All day)
If you’ve never tried origami, now's your chance! Watch the recording of a special virtual workshop we held in March to teach the basics of origami and learn how to make a beautiful... more
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(All day)
Spring has finally arrived and with the new season comes beautiful weather which is perfect for discovering new parts of New Haven! One way to get to know your community is through it’s... more

June 4, 2021

(All day)
Did anyone else find it hard to set goals in 2020? There was no where to go, restaurants weren’t open, gyms were closed, borders were hard to cross; basically planning felt hard or even... more
(All day)
Welcome to the fourth installment of the Molly Makes series, where Molly, OISS Assistant Director for Programs, “makes” something new and invites you to join her in the journey. This... more

June 5, 2021

(All day)
We could all use a little extra kindness in our days, right? Well help us spread the love by painting kindness rocks and leave them across campus for people to find! Here’s what you ... more
8:00pm to 7:45pm
As we get closer to the end of the semester, stress might begin to build up and start to feel overwhelming. But instead of just turning on the TV or ordering takeout to take your mind off of... more
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(All day)
Having a hard time inserting mindfulness into your daily routine? Try Mindful Bingo!   You can use the Mindful Bingo sheet above or check out other examples on our Pinterest Board. The game... more

June 6, 2021

(All day)
Welcome to the fifth installment of the Molly Makes series, where Molly, OISS Assistant Director for Programs, “makes” something new and invites you to join her in the journey. This... more