meritocracy trap

The Meritocracy Trap

Working with YLS Professor Daniel Markovits, 1stGenYale alumni created a 2020 summer research opportunity for six Yale College students through the Office of Career Strategy Domestic Summer Award program.

Meet Professor Markovits, hear about his book, The Meritocracy Trap: Perspectives from the Inside, and meet his summer interns. Join us on—

Wednesday, October 21

7-8pm — The Meritocracy Trap: Perspectives from the Inside — Virtual Conversation with Yale Law Professor Daniel Markovits

8-8:30pm — Meet Yale College Summer Research Interns who will share their 2020 experience working with Professor Markovits.

Yale College students hear about how to find a internship and complete the DSA application process.

Call to Yale alumni in 501(c)3 non-profits, including YAA SIGs & Clubs, and Yale faculty throughout the university…. be a mentor to a Yale College student(s) on financial aid and give them a summer research opportunity which will change their life. This initial research program could serve as a model for you. We’d be glad to help you with the mechanics and make it work.