• The campus continues to mourn the death of Zachary Brunt ’15, who died Wednesday afternoon in J.W. Gibbs Laboratory. A vigil in Davenport’s courtyard Thursday night honored his life.
  • In Law School courses, men are 16 percent more likely to speak than women, according findings in a study released by a Law School student group last week. Yale Law Women replicated a study of gender dynamics conducted at the school in 2002. The 93-page study — which included interviews with 54 of 83 non-visiting faculty members, observations of student participation in 113 sessions of 21 Law School courses and a survey of 62 percent of the student body — found that women are 1.5 percent more likely to speak up in class now than they were 10 years ago.
  • In this week’s WEEKEND cover, reporter Ava Kofman takes a look at Internet trolls and their mysterious ways.


High of 69 degrees, low of 53 degrees, sunny.


In the colleges

Breakfast: Steelcut Oats, Waffle Batter, Glorious Morning Tea Bread

Lunch: Lobster Bisque, Farro Pilaf, Berkeley Mac & Cheese, Catfish Seasoned, Chef Choice Chicken Wings, Wrap Chicken Caesar, Sweet Potato Succotash, Roasted Fresh Asparagus, Curried Rice Salad, Italian Deli Salad, Blondie Butterscotch Bars, Rocky Road Cookie

Dinner: BBQ Beef Short Ribs, Miso Glazed Coho Salmon, Mushroom Tart w/Fontina & Ricotta, Tofu & Roasted Vegetables, Buffalo Chicken Wings, Spanish Rice With Beans, Herb & Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Chef’s Choice Fresh Hot Vegetable, Curried Rice Salad, Italian Deli Salad, Carrot Cake w/Cream Cheese Icing

In Commons

Breakfast: Maple Flavored Oatmeal, Waffle Batter, Omelets To-order, Pancakes Chocolate Chip, Egg Whites Scrambled, Eggs Scrambled, Eggs Scrambled w/Mushrooms, Sweet Potato Home Fries, Glorious Morning Tea Bread

Lunch: Lobster Bisque, Chicken Thighs Adobo, Berkeley Mac & Cheese, Boiled Linguine, White Clam Sauce, Organic Tomato Sauce, All-Natural Burger Chefs Choice, Herb Marinated Chicken Breast, Garden Burger, Pepperoni Pizza, Cheese Pizza, Lo Mein Shrimp, Jasmine Rice, Vegetable Curry, Szechuan Tofu Stir Fry, Ricotta & Prosciutto Sandwich, Basmati Rice, Steamed Fall Harvest Vegetables, Orecchiette Pasta Salad w/ Zucchini & Mozzarella, Butternut Squash & Israeli, Couscous Salad, Blondie Butterscotch Bars, Rocky Road Cookie