University | 7:55 pm | February 13, 2013 | By Amy Wang

Two Yalies named Gates Scholars

Matt Shafer ’13 and Rachel Kurchin ’13 have been announced as recipients of the 2013 Gates Scholarship, a prestigious scholarship that allows students from outside the United Kingdom to pursue fully funded postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge. Shafer — who studies in the Philosophy Department at Yale — will pursue an M.Phil. degree »