February 11th, 2010 | Uncategorized

Friday’s Buzz: 2.12.10

THE NEWS

  • The few, the proud, the committed boyfriends and girlfriends of Yale: the News’ week-long series on “Sex at Yale” wraps up with a look at Elis who have broken out of the “hook-up culture” on campus and taken the plunge into a long-term relationship.

  • An enterprising graduate student and a lighting designer are trying to channel Russian composer Alexander Scriabin’s century-old ideas into present-day Woolsey Hall: This weekend’s Yale Symphony Orchestra performance of “Prometheus” will be the first ever to reproduce Scriabin’s original vision using modern lighting.
  • scene: If you haven’t yet visited ChatRoulette.com, you’re missing out: the Web site randomly pairs users with others around the globe for instant messaging and video chatting. Staff reporter Alison Greenberg takes Chatroulette for a spin, searching for some human connection in the midst of all the porn and pervs.
  • THE WEATHER

    High of 35 degrees, low of 17 degrees, mostly sunny.

    THE FOOD

    In the colleges

    • Breakfast: Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Ring

  • Soup: New England Clam Chowder
  • Lunch: Berkeley Mac & Cheese, BBQ Chicken Breast, Roasted Vegetables With Tofu, Pho Noodle Bowl Bar, Fillet Of Fish Sandwich, Chicken Caesar Wrap, Sweet Potato Fries, Cut Corn, Potato Salad With Rosemary, Organic Plain Brownie, White Choc Chip Fudge Cookie
  • Dinner: Marinated Salmon with Cilantro Pesto, Chana Masala, Pho Noodle Bowl Bar, Korean Barbecued Pork Chop, Sticky Rice, Fresh Broccoli & Cauliflower, Lemon Cake Ring with Lemon Glaze
  • In Commons

    • Breakfast: Scrambled Eggs With Potatoes & Bacon, Tater Tots, Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Ring

  • Lunch: New England Clam Chowder, Cream Of Broccoli Soup, Corn & Scallion Tart, Spicy Black Bean Veggie Burger, California Burger, Baja Style Fish Tacos, Chicken Curry, Green Bean & Tofu, Chef’s Choice WOK, Vegetable Fried Rice, Jasmine Rice, Curly Fries, Honey Roasted Carrots, Tangy Broccoli Carrot Slaw, Organic Plain Brownie, White Choc Chip Fudge Cookie