The Yale Politics Initiative will now host their annual series of political seminars virtually to align with public health standards.
The series is a collection of one-time, off-the-record seminars taught by politicians, operatives and activists. Although the seminars usually bring guests from across the country to speak to a select group of students on campus, this year they will be hosted on Zoom.
“The seminars are 20 students and the guest,” wrote co-director of the Yale Politics Initiative Jocelyn Wexler ’22 in an email. “The small format is meant to allow for honest discussion — it’s completely off the record, which I think is very unique to our program. Guests are shockingly honest, and it makes for great conversation.”
The fact that the seminars…