The Wallace Prize is the most prestigious independently awarded undergraduate writing prize for fiction and nonfiction at Yale. Winners will receive a substantial cash prize, and winning submissions in each category will be published in the Yale Daily News Magazine
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Like Yale’s many buildings, sandwiches can also be named after dead scholars.
The United States Department of Education has committed an additional $1.9 million to the Newtown Public School District.
In a last-second surge, more than 6,700 Connecticut residents signed up for medical coverage before the Dec. 23 deadline this past Monday in anticipation of the Affordable Care Act which becomes effective Jan. 1.