Sunday Mar 9
Student fossil-fuel divestment movement persists - Boston.com
The student campaign to press colleges and universities to divest from fossil fuels is entering a new phase, now that administrators at several top schools have said no.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
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Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o has arrived, but the long way round
Standing ovations get thrown around at the Oscars like confetti at a wedding, although it's usually geriatrics and barely living legends on the receiving end.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
IB Graduate Takes Home Oscar for Performance as Best Supporting Actress
Best Supporting Actress Lupita Nyong'o celebrated the success of her deeply moving and evocative portrayal of an abused slave in pre-Civil War America by walking away with a coveted Oscar for her role in 12 Years a Slave.
Mount Greylock Spring Musical Takes the '62...
The cast of Mount Greylock Regional High School's performance of 'Guys and Dolls' shows off its grand finale during a rehearsal Tuesday at the '62 Center at Williams College.
Hampshire College center will support local food
The western Massachusetts college serves food grown mostly at local farms or on its 15-acre campus farm that has cows, pigs and even hens.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Lupita Nyong'o won more than just an Oscar, she won hearts
Listen to Lupita Nyong'o acceptance speech after winning the Oscar for best supporting actress for her role in "12 Years a Slave" at the 86th annual Academy Awards.
Dr. James Franco?: 13 celebrities who are probably smarter than us all
Ellen DeGeneres may have poked fun at Hollywood for not going to college during her Oscars monologue, but that doesn't mean that every celebrity skipped school.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
(Oscars) Yale grad Lupita Nyong'o lives a dream
Lupita Nyong'o, winner of the best supporting actress Oscar in Los Angeles on Sunday, stunned Hollywood in her big-screen debut with her excellent turn as an abused servant in "12 Years A Slave.'
Sat Mar 01, 2014
This Week's Bestsellers: March 3, 2014
Concealed in Death, J.D. Robb's 38th suspense novel set in mid-21st-century New York City, debuts at #1 on our Hardcover Fiction list.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Yale Drama Grad Up For Oscar For '12 Years A Slave'
Meryl Streep had to wait three years before she received her first Oscar nomination after she graduated from the Yale School of Drama.
A super-early look at the 2016 N.H. GOP presidential primary
Who's likely to do well in New Hampshire's 2016 first-in-the-nation presidential primary? It's a preposterous question, here in 2014, but what the heck? We asked six experts to weigh in on some of the biggest political players.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Chilean Anarchists Teach Anti-Capitalist Tactics to American Students
Over the last two months, some of the students who led the Chilean revolucin have toured the U.S ., teaching American college students how to promote and expand communism here, too.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Spice Up Your Workout at Sands Point Preserve
Now you can add some cha cha to your workout, or tap even further into your yoga practice at Sands Point Preserve.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Amherst planners considering rezoning about 11 acres near Atkins Farms to create village center
Two years ago, Town Meeting turned down a request to create village center zoning in South and North Amherst although a majority supported the changes.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Want to grow kale? Hampshire College students have a seed for that - in their library
Sesame kale salad is simple and healthy. You can try growing kale with the help of seeds on loan from the Hampshire College library.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Eugene Mirman takes break from burgers to serve comedy in Columbus
Comedian and 'Bob's Burgers' voice actor Eugene Mirman is set to perform at Ace of Cups Feb. 12 at 9 p.m. Credit: Courtesy of Brian Tamborello.