City | 4:55 pm | October 2, 2012 | By Payal Marathe

Roundup of New Conn. Legislation

The Connecticut State Capitol building in Hartford.

Sixteen new state laws went into effect yesterday, some original for the state and others that expanded on previously existing penalties for crimes of violence or cruelty. For your convenience, Cross Campus has compiled some of the major ones below so you know what to expect in the upcoming year. Medical marijuana (HB 5389): One »

Culture | 10:48 pm | September 12, 2012 | By Payal Marathe

Polinger ’13 talks Independents, success at NYCFringe

“Independents,” which premiered at Yale last fall, has had a successful showing at the New York Fringe Festival.

Last year, a group of Yalies got together to produce a new musical. With a book by the late Marina Keegan ’12, lyrics by Mark Sonnenblick ’12 and music by Stephen Feigenbaum ’12 MUS ’13, the play premiered at Yale last fall, took off, and this Spring won a spot at FringeNYC festival. Now, “Independents” »