• In the fall of 2013, the University will launch the first college bearing its name since Yale was founded nearly 300 years ago — a partnership with the National University of Singapore known as Yale-NUS College. Over Spring Break, two News reporters traveled to Singapore to report on this groundbreaking endeavor. The first of three dispatches from Singapore runs tomorrow.
  • With the appointment of four new assistant chiefs, New Haven Police Department Chief Dean Esserman hopes to restore stability to a department that has seen high leadership turnover in recent years.
  • At a Monday meeting of the Yale College Democrats, students showed a united front in ensuring Ward 1 remains dedicated to students. Uncertainty remains, though about the ward’s long-term future.


High of 64 degrees, low of 51 degrees, chance of showers.


In the colleges

Breakfast: Steelcut Oats, Waffle Bar

Lunch: Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup, Corn Chowder, Penne with Sausage & Escarole, Corn & Scallion Tart, Turkey Pastrami Rachel Sandwich, Fresh Zucchini & Carrots, Chef’s Choice Hot Vegetable, White Beans, Peppers, Olives & Charmoula, Roasted Butternut Squash & Barley Salad, Mesclun, Cauliflower & Cheddar, Pina Colada Cupcake, Peanut Butter Cookie

Dinner: Pork Burgers, Leek & Potato Galette, Harira, Caribbean BBQ Chicken, Egg Salad Mixture, Fresh Cauliflower Au Gratin, Fresh Spinach Sauté With Garlic & Almonds, White Beans, Peppers, Olives & Charmoula, Roasted Butternut Squash & Barley Salad, Mesclun, Cauliflower & Cheddar, Iced Oreo Cake

In Commons

Breakfast: Cream Of Wheat Without Milk, Waffle Bar, Zucchini Frittata, Texas French Toast, Cage-Free Scrambled Eggs, Scrambled Egg Whites, Bacon Slices, Shredded Potatoes

Lunch: Hearty Vegetable Barley Soup, Escarole & Sausage Soup, Marinated Oven Roasted Tofu, Leek & Potato Galette, Dinosaur Shepherd’s Pie, Bolognese Sauce, Spaghetti, Organic Tomato Sauce, Chefs Choice All-Natural Burger, Herb Marinated Chicken Breast, Garden Burger, Chinese Marinated Tofu, Pepperoni Pizza, Chef’s Choice Pizza, Cheese Pizza, Chinese Greens with Garlic, Green Bean & Tofu, Shrimp Fried Rice, Jasmine Rice, Cantonese Chicken Wings, Italian Deli Zep, Chef’s Choice Fries, Dirty Rice, Roasted Butternut Squash, Caesar Salad, Creamy Coleslaw, Pina Colada Cupcake, Peanut Butter Cookie