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1 hr ago | Real Simple

6 Reasons Your Home is Full of Clutter

Solution: People feel a responsibility to be good stewards of things, says Randy Frost, a professor of psychology at Smith College, in Northampton, Massachusetts, and a coauthor of Buried in Treasures .


Related Topix: Northampton, MA

6 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Aaron Neville comes to Oaklawn

Platinum-selling New Orleans-born R&B singer Aaron Neville will be at Oaklawn Park at 7 p.m., $30-$40.


Related Topix: Aaron Neville, Soul, Philander Smith College

8 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Achievers: Hobart and William Smith College students earn bachelor's degree

Cara Goslowski , child of Thomas and Laurie Goslowski, of Syracuse, majored in psychology; Maria Mangine , child of Frederick and Teresa Mangine, of Syracuse, majored in biology and environmental studies, magna cum laude; Kimberly King , child of Julie King, of Cicero, majored in Asian studies and comparative literature, magna cum laude; Luis ... (more)


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Cicero, NY, Jamesville, NY, Liverpool, NY

Tue Aug 19, 2014


New policy clarifies 'female' for Mills College admission

Mills student Sonj Basha lies in bed with partner Barbara Jefferson, who is gender neutral, at their home in Oakland.


Related Topix: Mills College, Oakland, CA, Transgender

National Review Online

Think Progress to Fox News's Roger Ailes: Drop Dead

These cruel, despicable words should drive a red-hot railroad spike into the casket of the notion that liberals are open-minded, tolerant people.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, News Corporation, Television, FOX News Network, Rutgers University, Religion, Islam

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Concord Monitor

The Mindful Reader:

New Hampshire author J.P. Francis revisits a little-known part of our state's history in a debut novel, .


Related Topix: Berlin, NH

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno responds to Holyoke Mayor Alex...

On Friday, Aug. 8 Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse participated in the " Ice Bucket Challenge ."


Related Topix: Easthampton, MA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Weather cooperating again tonight for Northampton's Arts Night Out

After all, some of the activities are outdoors, but even the indoor ones require visitors to walk outside to get from one venue to another.


Related Topix: Northampton, MA, Entertainment

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Star Tribune

Lowertown becomes Guitar Town on Saturday

The Monday morning after the Paul McCartney concert, Molly Maher was counting the minutes until somebody came into the famed St. Paul guitar store she helps run and started playing "Blackbird."


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Texas, Entertainment

Smith College to sell former Mason Infirmary items at tag sale

Hospital beds from the former Mason Infirmary are among the many items Smith College will sell at a public tag sale Saturday.



Boxes and paradoxes

It was eerie, a gift from the grave. But I thank serendipity, not spooks. The gift, it turns out, was given forty years ago.


Tue Aug 05, 2014

Hiroshima commemoration, choking relief and more...

The American Friends Service Committee of Western Mass and Nuclear Free Future Coalition will hold the annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance Day commemoration events on Aug. 9, starting at 6:30 p.m. The events will begin at King and Main streets with a solidarity march led by the Leverett Peace Pagoda to McConnell Hall, Smith College.


Wine Business Online

Helen Keplinger Appointed New Grace Family Vineyards Winemaker

Dick Grace, founder and proprietor of Grace Family Vineyards, has named Helen Keplinger as the winery's new winemaker.


Related Topix: Davis, CA, UC Davis

Boston Herald

Back-to-school shopping season starts up

As the end of summer draws near, parents and educators are priming for back-to-school shopping.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Ode to Julia class at Woodman's Wednesday

Need a gift, and tired of giving restaurant gift cards? A new idea for a Girls' Night Out or Date Night? How about a cooking class at Woodman's of Essex? This Wednesday, the restaurant's award-winning chef Ned Grieg is doing "An Ode to Julia."


Related Topix: Geneva, NY


The Zipcar is coming to Northampton

The world's leading car sharing network is coming to downtown Northampton. Mayor David Narkewicz announced a contract has been signed to bring Zipcar to the city.


Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ann Arbor high school alum receives Fulbright grant for research in Ethiopia

This Friday an alumna of Ann Arbor's Huron High School will depart the U.S. for Ethiopia, where she'll begin a nine-month-long research project funded by a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant.


Related Topix: Ann Arbor, MI

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Post-Standard

Syracuse can be a world-beater in green tech -- if a visionary leader points the way: Stephen Kimatian

San Francisco has Silicon Valley. New York City has finance. Syracuse needs its defining industry.


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, York College, Syracuse University, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Arianna Huffington: 'In writing as in life, don't be afraid...

Back in 2013, The Huffington Post editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington delivered a commencement address at Smith College.


Related Topix: Books, Thrive, Arianna Huffington, Psychology, Science

The Atlantic

How to Get a Job in the '60s: Have Your Husband Incorporate You

Susan Elliott grew up in St. Louis in the middle of the 20th century. In the '50s she headed off to Smith College, and she graduated in 1958.