Apr 7th, 2015
2:15 am
April 7th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Tuesday’s XC | 4.7

Close to home. Yale Police Department Chief Ronnell Higgins’ latest email went out a little past midnight Tuesday, alerting campus to a robbery that took place at the York Street-Chapel Street intersection. Neither of the victims, both undergraduates, reported injuries, but still: That Google Maps location was far too recognizable.

Apr 6th, 2015
1:14 am
April 6th, 2015 | Cross Campus
Monday’s XC | 4.6

No strings attached. Earlier this year, those claiming to “love Yale” were instructed to apply for a gig with the tour guides. Those merely wanting a summer fling with the University, however, have been invited to try their hand at the summer tour guide application, due this evening.

Apr 3rd, 2015
12:17 am
April 3rd, 2015 | Cross Campus
Friday’s XC | 4.3

Feeling lucky? Not many items merit this much advance warning, but we figure this one’s important enough: The last day to convert a course from Credit/D(/Fail) to a latter grade is Monday. Brace yourself for a wave of returned grades this weekend, as many grapple with the decision.

Apr 1st, 2015
11:08 pm
April 1st, 2015 | Cross Campus
Thursday’s XC | 4.2

Think you know it all? In a Wednesday article on Endgadget, psychology professor Frank Keil spoke on his finding that the volume of information available online has made people overestimate how knowledgeable they really are. Sounds more like a Harvard problem.

Mar 31st, 2015
7:16 pm
March 31st, 2015 | Cross Campus
Announcing Wallace Prize winners

A round of applause to all who submitted to this year’s Wallace Prize in fiction and nonfiction. We are pleased to announce the winning entries, which will be published in the upcoming issue of the Yale Daily News Magazine.

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