Sigma Alpha Epsilon, which is one of the nation’s largest fraternities, has eliminated the pledging and initiation processes for its new members.
This is the second year the prize has been offered. In 2013, nine writers, aged 33 to 87, were selected.
Yale-NUS has not issued a public statement. But on Thursday morning, Yale-NUS President Pericles Lewis said to the News that some faculty members and students have published a letter in response to the events on the Singaporean news outlet, The Straits Times.
Bloomberg’s commencement speech is slated for May 29.
A two-car collision involves a psychology professor and four Whiffenpoofs.