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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:black">Greetings Fellow Postdocs!</span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:black">We have two exciting events this weekend that we want to make sure you know about.</span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:red"><a href="http://ypa.yale.edu/2017OpenHouseatMcDougalCenter"><span style="color:red">YPA Open House and Social at the McDougal Center</span></a></span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">The YPA is holding its second annual Open House and Social at the McDougal Center in the Hall of Graduate Studies.</span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#2F5597">Friday January 27<sup>th</sup><span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>from 6-730pm</span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#2F5597">at The McDougal Student Center, Hall of Graduate Studies – 320 York Street New Haven, CT 06511</span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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<span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">There will be<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></span><b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:black">free food,</span></b><span class="apple-converted-space"><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">&nbsp;</span></span><b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:black">free
 drinks</span></b><span class="apple-converted-space"><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">&nbsp;</span></span><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">(</span><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:red">including delicious margaritas!!!</span><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">),
 and you will have a chance to talk to your fellow postdocs and some on-campus resources in a relaxed atmosphere.
<b>All Yale Postdocs, their family and friends are welcome!</b></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:red">RSVP Here to Attend:&nbsp;</span></b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#585858"><a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__goo.gl_forms_P8Fsk1gpxF1CGRa63&d=CwMGaQ&c=-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=ts6DoxU3a_s2fzzn3QvIpkoyCYYwiXKYHpcc0R45jAo&m=dbGYUp3f7NFQRIYSOB296iJ6p-TFTquaE4LH5qKsos4&s=Q6fvCy9DwP5FRZW1zb7n4x2As49msjK1tXkve_YTQKQ&e="><span style="color:#0C4C92;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in;text-decoration:none">https://goo.gl/forms/P8Fsk1gpxF1CGRa63</span></a></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:red">Map to the Location:&nbsp;</span></b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#585858"><a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__bit.ly_2jMQwqc&d=CwMGaQ&c=-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=ts6DoxU3a_s2fzzn3QvIpkoyCYYwiXKYHpcc0R45jAo&m=dbGYUp3f7NFQRIYSOB296iJ6p-TFTquaE4LH5qKsos4&s=gaH8Z5pt2sw2gATo_iiKVQ1NI2p7k2OnL07KNI1KM-g&e="><span style="color:#0C4C92;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in;text-decoration:none">http://bit.ly/2jMQwqc</span></a></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:red"><a href="http://ypa.yale.edu/music"><span style="color:red">YPA Trip to the Yale School of Music</span></a></span></b><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:Calibri;color:black">Yale has the only School of Music in the Ivy Leagues, and that means that there are a ton of really great musicians that we can enjoy for free (or very cheap) right here on campus. We will be
 trying to organize a trip to take advantage of this awesome opportunity at least once a month starting with this month. If you want to join us, we will be meeting outside of Sterling Memorial Library on Old Campus 20 minutes prior to the concerts and will
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<strong><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#2F5597;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in">Faculty Artist Series (Piano, Bassoon, and Violin) – Free to Attend</span></strong><o:p></o:p></p>
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<strong><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#2F5597;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in">Sunday January 29th at 3p</span></strong><o:p></o:p></p>
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<strong><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:black;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in">We hope you can join us for these events. Let us know if you have any questions:</span></strong><strong><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:#2F5597;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in"><a href="mailto:ypa@yale.edu"><span style="color:#044A91;font-weight:normal">ypa@yale.edu</span></a></span></strong><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:7.5pt"><b><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Lucida Grande&quot;;color:#B0B0B0"><a href="mailto:ypa@yale.edu"><span style="color:#0E4C92;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in;text-decoration:none">Andrew Hastings</span></a></span></b><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Lucida Grande&quot;;color:#B0B0B0">&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Lucida Grande&quot;;color:#E0E0E0">•</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Lucida Grande&quot;;color:#B0B0B0">&nbsp;<a href="http://ypa.yale.edu/"><span style="color:#B0B0B0;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in;text-decoration:none">Co-chair</span></a></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:Calibri"><a href="http://ypa.yale.edu/" title="&amp;quot;ypa&amp;quot; "><span style="font-family:Times;border:none windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="50" height="50" id="_x0000_i1025" src="http://ypa.yale.edu/sites/default/files/images/logoYPA-50pix.png"></span></a></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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