The Mushroom Clouds from Boston and New York could be seen from New Haven, and immediately the City was thrown into chaos. Rioting, fire and looting resulted in the death of thousands, and in response, Peter Salovey, the president of Yale, sealed off the University, declaring a state of emergency within it's walls. Students were to remain inside, gates were to be locked, guards were posted, and the Staff met in Connecticut Hall. Much of the staff agreed that New Haven was on the decline, and that Yale should not associate itself with the City.
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