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Day of Service Mixer feat. Yale Professor Dean Karlan
   
Get to know this year's DoS organizations, meet other service-oriented alumni, and hear from Professor Dean Karlan at our special event at CAA.

With over a dozen LA organizations participating, this year's Day of Service will impact our community like never before! Come mix and mingle with other service-oriented Yale alumni before the big day, enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks, and learn more about our 2012 Day of Service sites.

Our keynote speaker is Dean Karlan, Professor of Economics at Yale and the founder of Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA). 

This event is free to all alumni, service site leaders, and their guests!

Date: Wednesday, May 9th

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7:00 pm - Networking
7:30 pm - Keynote Speaker
8:00-9:00 pm - Networking

Where: CAA Building
2000 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Refreshments will be provided. Self parking is complimentary, courtesy of the CAA Foundation. Please enter the garage from Constellation Boulevard; Security will validate guests. (Valet parking is *not* covered and will be at your own expense. Valet is located on Avenue of the Stars.) Please RSVP now to reserve your place.

To view this year's Day of Service sites, click here.

More about our special guest speaker, Professor Dean Karlan:

Join us for a discussion with Dean Karlan, Professor of Economics at Yale, and the founder of Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA).  Professor Karlan and IPA are revolutionizing global poverty-fighting efforts by bringing academic rigor to understanding what works to help the world's poor.  What yields higher social returns?  Providing scholarships to girls or focusing on remedial education?  Distributing mosquito nets for free or at a subsidized rate?  Are you more likely to improve social welfare by giving to a microcredit organization or to an organization that deworms children?  IPA helps answer these questions and more in ongoing work across 46 countries (and counting).  In this cozy event, Professor Karlan will describe what we've learned, and how to think about using philanthropy to best change the world over the long term.  

To learn more about IPA, check out www.poverty-action.org.  Or see Professor Karlan's book with Jacob Appel, More Than Good Intentions. 

Event Information
EVENT DATE:
Wednesday, May 9 2012 at 7:00pm - 9:00pm [ iCal ]
LOCATION:
CAA
2000 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067 USA
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