NHHI Newsletter

NHHI Spotlight – Alexandra & Alexis Taylor

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June 24, 2022

Sisters Alexandra and Alexis Taylor joined Yale in February 2022. We had a chance to talk with them about her current role, hobbies, and advice for job seekers as a New Haven Hiring Initiative (...

Manager Spotlight – Christopher Killheffer

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May 20, 2022

Christopher Killheffer has been a longtime supporter of the New Haven Hiring Initiative (NHHI). We had a chance to talk with Chris about his current role, hobbies, and advice for job seekers....

Hiring Spotlight – Ana Juarez

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May 2, 2022

Tell us about yourself.

I am a life-long New Haven resident, and I have strong roots in my community. I am currently trying to become more involved with volunteer work...

Hiring Spotlight – Kathy Townsend

Kathy Townsend.
March 28, 2022

Kathy Townsend joined Yale in July 2021. We had a chance to talk with Kathy about her current role, hobbies, and advice for job seekers as a New Haven Hiring Initiative (NHHI) program alumni....

Hiring Spotlight – Earl Campbell Jr.

Hiring Spotlight – Earl Campbell Jr.
February 28, 2022

Earl Campbell Jr. joined Yale in June 2021. We had a chance to talk with Earl about his current role, hobbies, and advice for job seekers as a New Haven Hiring Initiative (NHHI) program alumni....

Hiring Spotlight – Forel Kourouma

Forel Kourouma spotlight article
January 30, 2022

Forel Kourouma joined Yale Human Resources in February 2020. We had a chance to talk with Forel about his current role, hobbies, and advice for young professionals as a recent college graduate and...

Hiring Spotlight – Lannay Wiggins

Hiring Spotlight – Lannay Wiggins
December 21, 2021

Lannay Wiggins secured a regular position at the university through one of the New Haven Hiring Initiative’s (NHHI) career pathways. In July of this year, she joined Yale and currently...

Partnership With Schwarzman Center

October 29, 2021

In light of the recent opening of the Schwarzman Center, we had a chance to talk with Daryl McMillan, Bonnie Kramm, and Meg O’Brien from their business office. Bonnie and Meg shared their...

Lucija Barisic – Yale School of Management

Lucija Barisic – Yale School of Management
September 30, 2021

Lucija Barisic joined the Yale School of Management (SOM) Career Development Office in October 2019. We had an opportunity to talk with Lucija about her job search experience, her current role,...

Hiring Spotlight – Shirley-Ann Feliciano

August 27, 2021

Since March 2021, Shirley-Ann Feliciano participated in the new career development program created by the New Haven Hiring Initative (NHHI). After five months of training, she managed to secure...

New Haven Promise Summer Internship 2021

August 27, 2021

The 2021 New Haven Promise Internship season concluded on August 19th with a virtual end-of-summer celebration. The online event brought together managers and interns to share their thoughts and...

Hiring Spotlight – Andre Ratchford

Andre Ratchford
July 28, 2021

Andre Ratchford worked in many temporary roles at Yale University until he secured a regular position with the Department of Internal Medicine. We had a chance to talk with Andre about his career...

Collaborative Community Conversation

July 28, 2021

The New Haven Hiring Initiative (NHHI) recently conducted its’ third virtual community conversation sponsored by key partners, the Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology (ConnCAT), ELM City...

Hiring Spotlight – Daniel Duncan

Daniel Duncan
June 24, 2021

Daniel Duncan joined Yale in May 2019 as a temporary Library Services Assistant. In March 2020, he was offered a regular Library Services Assistant III position at the Haas Arts Library. We spoke...

Hiring Spotlight – Sage Dowty

May 26, 2021

Sage Dowty, Office Assistant, Yale School of Management (SOM), Faculty Support, joined Yale in February 2019 as a part-time office assistant. Upon successfully completing the Gateway to Employment...

Hiring Spotlight – Leigh Roberts

April 28, 2021

Leigh Roberts joined the Yale School of Public Health in October 2020 as the administrator for...

New Haven Residents Help Yale Community Battle COVID-19 Pandemic

March 24, 2021

As its mission states: “Yale Health promotes the health and well-being of every member of the Yale community.” During the past 12 months, we have changed the way we...

Manager Spotlight – Abby Goldblatt

March 24, 2021

It’s been one year since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. The virus caught us off-guard and required a quick response by health professionals...

Hiring Spotlight – Danilyn Riley

January 19, 2021

Danilyn Riley joined Yale in November 2019 as a Financial Assistant 4. We spoke with her about her goals for 2021, experience working at Yale, and the challenges of remote work.

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Hiring Spotlight – Karalyn Garrett

Karalyn Garrett
December 21, 2020

Karalyn Garrett joined Yale University as a temporary employee in October 2019. Three months later, she was offered a regular position in the Development, Information Processing department....

Hiring Spotlight – John Stafford

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November 23, 2020

John Stafford joined Yale University in October 2019 as a Security Officer. He recently celebrated his first anniversary at the University.

It’s been a year since you joined...

Hiring Spotlight – Blake Bergeron

October 23, 2020

Blake Bergeron joined Yale University in October 2019 as a temporary employee. In April, he was hired in a regular position at the Parent Gifts department as a Program Coordinator.

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New Haven Promise 2020 Internship

September 21, 2020

The 2020 New Haven Promise Internship season concluded in August with a virtual end of summer celebration. The online event brought together managers and interns to...

Hiring Spotlight – Andreus Locke

September 21, 2020

Andreus Locke was recently hired as an Archives Assistant at the Beinecke Library. Before that, he worked as a temporary Library Services Assistant at the Sterling Memorial Library.

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Gateway to Employment celebrates second cohort

August 14, 2020

The Gateway to Employment Program, sponsored by Yale New Haven Hiring Initiative, in collaboration with Unite Here L34, Yale Staffing and New Haven Works, celebrated the graduation of the second...

Hiring Spotlight – Joseph Cozar

August 14, 2020

Joe Cozar was hired as an Account Assistant at the Yale Shared Services department in January 2020. Before securing a permanent position, Joe worked as a New Haven Promise Intern in the same...

Hiring Spotlight – Tiffanie Holmes

June 30, 2020

In March 2020, Tiffanie Holmes was hired as an Administrative Assistant at Major Gifts Department. Before that Tiffanie spent 5 months in a temporary capacity at the Care Center...