Tuesday’s Buzz: 2.7.12
as the only major that must be taken with a second area of study.
Since the mid-1980’s, Yale has offered five majors that could only be taken as second majors, four of which have since been replaced by stand-alone majors. Administrators and faculty interviewed said these “piggy back” majors are generally created on a trial basis until they acquire enough resources to stand on their own. While professors said achieving stand-alone status is a testament to a program’s coherence and rigor, they viewed the “piggy back” phase as useful for testing and growing a major.
High of 46 degrees, low of 25 degrees, sunny.
In the colleges
Breakfast: Steelcut Oats, Waffle Bar, Blueberry Oat Tea Bread
Lunch: Cream Of Broccoli Soup, French Onion Soup With Crouton, Quinoa Black Bean & Corn Pilaf, Jamaican Jerk Chicken Breast Sandwich, Three Cheese Baked Ziti, Grilled All Beef Franks, Chef’s Choice Hot Vegetable, Mesclun, Cauliflower & Cheddar, Aragonian Lentils & Mushroom, Eggplant Caponata, Peanut Butter Cookie, Iced Devil’s Food Cupcake
Dinner: Home-Style All Beef Meatloaf, Vegan Paella, Individual Chicken Pot Pie, Brown Sauce, Black Bean Quesadilla, Baked Polenta, Brussels Sprouts With Shallots & Mustard, Mesclun, Cauliflower & Cheddar, Aragonian Lentils & Mushroom, Eggplant Caponata, Pastel de Tres Leche
Breakfast: Cream Of Wheat, Mushroom Frittata, Waffle Bar, Extra Thick French Toast, Cage-Free Scrambled Egg Whites, Cage-Free Scrambled Eggs, Breakfast Ham Slice, Shredded Potatoes, Blueberry Oat Tea Bread
Lunch: Four Onion Soup, Tuscan White Bean Soup, Chicken Tikka Masala, Chana Masala, Bolognese Sauce, Spaghetti, Organic Tomato Sauce, Chefs Choice All-Natural Burger, Herb Marinated Chicken Breast, Garden Burger, Chinese Marinated Tofu, Pepperoni Pizza, Chef’s Choice Pizza, Cheese Pizza, Cheese Calzone, Chicken Curry, Greens & Tofu, Vegetable Fried Rice, Jasmine Rice, Italian Deli Zep, Chef’s Choice Fries, Basmati Rice, Roasted Cauliflower, Corn, Tomato & Basil Salad, Egyptian Bean Salad, Peanut Butter Cookie, Iced Devil’s Food Cupcake