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A COVID-19 Update from YPEI to our Supporters

You can take a look at the full message we sent to our supporters here; subscribe to our mailing list here. Dear YPEI friends and family, Thank you to many of you who have reached out to express your concern for our students in prison and your support for our program in this deeply challenging time. On March 12, in light of the spread of COVID-19 and the particular vulnerability of prisons to the global pandemic, the Connecticut Department of Corrections suspended all in-person contact with outside visitors and programming — including YPEI. The night before this shutdown, as Yale began to plan its transition to online learning, I visited MacDougall-Walker Correctional Institution to

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