• One casualty of Yale’s budget crisis: academic prizes. Yale administrators plan to limit most prizes $1,000, saying the money would be better spent on financial aid.
  • In three days, Shaw’s will finally close its doors. How will the neighborhood survive? Egidio DiBenedetto talks to Whalley Avenue residents and businesses to find out how they plan to cope without a local supermarket.
  • It’s an admitted student’s worst nightmare: a rescinded acceptance from a college after a dip in spring semester grades. And while Yale doesn’t do it often, it does happen on rare occasions, Dean of Admissions Jeff Brenzel said.

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    In the colleges

    • Breakfast: Assorted Mini Danish
  • Soup: Cream Of Fresh Mushroom Soup, Smoky Turkey Rice Soup
  • Lunch: Chipotle Sloppy Jose, Farfalle With Shiitake & Edamame, Berkeley Mac & Cheese, Broccoli Florets, Hand-breaded Chicken Tenders, Honey Mustard Dip, Duck Sauce, Mesquite Barbecue Sauce, Broccoli With Lemon, Olive Oil & Garlic, Broccoli Olive & Ricotta Salata Salad, Organic Shortbread Cookies, Iced Chocolate Cupcake With Organic Ingredients
  • Dinner: Chicken Tikka Masala, Chana Masala, Lamb Curry, Broccoli Florets, Pullao Rice, Stir-fried Cabbage, Peppers, Peanuts & Peas, Green Beans with Coconut, Lemon Cake Ring with Lemon Glaze
  • In Commons

    • Breakfast: Cream Of Wheat, Banana Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs With Ham, Corned Beef Hash, Shredded Potatoes, Assorted Mini Danish
  • Lunch: Chicken Gumbo Soup, Lentil Soup, Vegan Jambalaya, Meatball Grinder, Cochinita Pibil, Seafood Paella, Cilantro Rice, Quinoa Black Bean & Corn Pilaf, Refried Black Beans, Roasted Chayote, Salsa Verde, Buffalo Chicken, Backyard Turkey Burger, French Fries, Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Fresh Cauliflower, Blue Cheese Dip, Organic Shortbread Cookies, Iced Chocolate Cupcake With Organic Ingredients
  • Dinner: Lentil Soup, Fajita Beef, Chicken Fajita, Portabella Fajita, Refried Beans, Red Beans & Rice, Mexican Corn, Lemon Cake Ring with Lemon Glaze