University | 8:30 pm | February 20, 2013 | By Marek Ramilo

With ‘The Brenzel,’ TD reinvents the Wenzel

Timothy Dwight Master Jeffrey Brenzel tries out the new sandwich — the "Brenzel" — that will soon adopt his name.

In celebration of Timothy Dwight Master Jeffrey Brenzel’s 60th birthday on Tuesday, several TD students and the TD writing tutor Diane Charney gave the storied master a gift that has secured his legacy at Yale: “The Brenzel,” a sandwich that will become the modern-day counterpart to the iconic Wenzel. The sandwich — which will be »

University | 4:37 pm | January 21, 2013 | By Amy Wang

Application numbers rise 3 percent

Yale Admissions Office

Yale received an all-time high of 29,790 applications total for the class of 2017, marking a 3 percent increase over last year’s total of 28,977 applications. Yale expects to admit roughly 2,000 students from the applicant pool — about the same total as last year, according to Dean of Undergraduate Admissions Jeffrey Brenzel. Due to »