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Saturday Aug 30 | Brandeis' News

Food for the future: A vision for New England farming and food production

That may seem counter-intuitive, but Brian Donahue , professor of environmental studies, says in the long term converting some of New England's forests into farmland and pastures could create a food system that is healthy, sustainable and prevents global warming.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, College of the Atlantic, University of New Hampshire, University of Southern Maine, University of Vermont

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Cutter is citya s new assistant fire chief His familya s firefighting history harks back to the 1860s

The city's new assistant fire chief, Stephen J. Cutter, is a fourth-generation firefighter and former chief of the Newburyport Fire Department.

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Related Topix: Newburyport, MA, West Newbury, MA, Fire, Southern New Hampshire University

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Examiner.com

The test-optional movement takes off

While gratifying, this year's rush to test-optional among colleges with significant differences in size, mission, selectivity, and location has even the most dedicated advocates scratching their heads.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Old Dominion University, Montclair State University, Temple University, University of Puget Sound

Mon Aug 25, 2014

MassLive.com

New UMass students reading 'Orange is the New Black,'memoir on which ...

Transgender actress Laverne Cox delivers the commencement address at Hampshire College on Saturday, May 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Transgender, Books, Orange is the New Black, Massachusetts, Smith College

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Unh Nhaes researchers breed better strawberries

Strawberry shortcake. Strawberry rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream. Summertime in New England wouldn't be the same without these bountiful, sweet, juicy berries.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, University of New Hampshire, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Life, Fruits, Food

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

UNH researchers lead in breeding better strawberries

Strawberry shortcake. Strawberry rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream. Summertime in New England wouldn't be the same without these bountiful, sweet, juicy berries.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, University of New Hampshire, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Life, Fruits, Food

Sat Aug 09, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not 'Bupkes'

The preservation of Yiddish as a spoken language gets more attention, but Yiddish once had a vibrant written tradition as well.

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Related Topix: Amherst, MA

National Public Radio

Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not 'Bupkes'

Visitors look at an exhibit at the National Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Mass.

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Related Topix: Amherst, MA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Vermont Standard

Richard Oates Obituary

There are no calling hours, however, there will be an informal memorial service on Aug. 16 at Rye Beach, New Hampshire for Richard Wayne Oates of Alpine Drive, who died at his home.

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Related Topix: Dartmouth College

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