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3 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

RCC Foundation taps Basker as executive director

Basker will join the college May 19. She is currently senior major gifts officer for Willamette University in Salem, a position she has held since 2000.

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Related Topix: Willamette University, San Francisco, CA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Chronicle.com

U. of San Francisco and Community College of Philadelphia Appoint Presidents

Donald Generals Jr., vice president for academic affairs at Mercer County Community College, has been named president of the Community College of Philadelphia, effective July 1. Michael Tilson Thomas, music director of the San Francisco Symphony since 1995, will become a professor of music at the University of Southern California in the fall of ... (more)

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, University of Southern California, Fairfield University

Sun Apr 13, 2014

National Public Radio

The Cross-Cultural Travels Of A Singing Doctor

Rupa and the April Fishes' latest release, Live at the Independent , was recorded in concert at a San Francisco Walk Against Rape fundraiser.

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Related Topix: The Mission (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

NBC Bay Area

Bay Area Couple's Epic "Save-The-Date" Video Goes Viral

There's only one word to describe San Francisco lawyers Janice Jentz and Bambo Obaro's insanely over-the-top "Save-The-Date" video : Epic.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, Wedding, Weird

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Community Voice

If your tell your brain you can't, you won't

When I taught math at the University of San Francisco, I'll never forget "Susie."

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SeacoastOnline

Cathryn S. Lutner

The eldest of seven children, she was born and raised in Reseda, Calif., and considered herself one of the original Valley girls.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, Medicine, Nursing, University of New Hampshire

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Connecticut Post

Trying for artwork that's true, not

Except for the ceiling and a few doors, what you're looking at, and Emilie excitedly will describe, is an under-the-seascape mural that circles the room.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, San Francisco, CA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

SFGate

Bay Area couple's epic wedding 'save-the-date'

"I didn't know Michael Bay/Baz Luhrman/Whoever-does-the-Ciroc-commercials was taking commissions."

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

ImmigrationProf Blog

The Folly of Excluding Undocumented Immigrants from Obamacare

Guest blogger: Alexandra Sandoval, second-year law student, University of San Francisco Barring undocumented immigrants from all and any kind of health care under the Affordable Care Act makes no sense ethically.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel, Immigration Reform

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Business Journal

USF picks California boy Rev. Paul Fitzgerald as next president

Paul Fitzgerald was selected Tuesday by the University of San Francisco's board of trustees as the 28th president of the city's oldest university.

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Related Topix: Fairfield University, San Francisco, CA, Santa Clara University, Boston College

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Mission Local

SNAP: NewsFlash: The U.S. Border Has Moved

To 18th Street. This reminds me of a piece we did long ago on Mexico's Independence day in which Professor Chis O'Sullivan, who studies early California history at the University of San Francisco, and others talked about the Mission District in those days.

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Related Topix: The Mission (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA

The Jersey Journal

Centenary College to host annual launch of PRISM on April 8

Centenary College's student art and literature journal, PRISM, will be holding its annual launch at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, in the Front Parlours of the Edward W. Seay Administration Building.

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Related Topix: Centenary College, Arts, Poetry, Stanford University, Virginia, University of Virginia

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Point Reyes Light

BioBlitz festival visits wetlands

A broad expanse of gumplant, a hip-high bush bearing leathery green leaves, has not yet sprung its resin-topped flowers at the Giacomini Wetlands.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Russia Travel, San Francisco, CA, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel, US National Parks

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Five fruit and vegetables a day is a fairy story so seven-a day is an April Fools' joke

After all, even five-a-day is a fairy story. It was invented by the American National Cancer Institute and a bunch of Californian fruit and veg companies in 1991 - firms which stood to profit from any increase in consumption of their products.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits, San Francisco, CA

GlobeNewswire

Relypsa Names Sylvia R. Wheeler V.P. Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs

Relypsa, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company, today announced the appointment of Sylvia R. Wheeler to the position of Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

Sat Mar 29, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

The Story Of Calif. Senator's Arrest Reads Like Pulp Fiction

It's a case that has stunned California's political community: A prominent Democratic lawmaker has been accused in a federal complaint of participating in an elaborate conspiracy involving guns, gangs, drugs and bribery.

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Related Topix: Chinatown (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA

National Public Radio

The Story Of Calif. Senator's Arrest Reads Like Pulp Fiction

San Francisco state Sen. Leland Yee leaves the San Francisco Federal Building after he was arrested and released on bond Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Chinatown (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Mar 28, 2014

San Francisco Magazine

The Leland Yee Scandal Is the Dirtiest S.F. Corruption Case in 107 Years

As we all know by now, the charges filed this week against State Senator Leland Yee are completely bananas.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

Wed Mar 26, 2014

CBS Local

Leland Yee Corruption Indictment Stuns Lawmakers

SAN FRANCISCO - Just last week, the Society for Professional Journalists handed Sen. Leland Yee an award for his work fostering government transparency.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

Mon Mar 24, 2014

ImmigrationProf Blog

U.S. Culpability in the Worldwide Expansion of MS 13

Guest blogger: Jessie Duncan, second-year law student, University of San Francisco: American immigration policy has contributed to an increase in gang violence and as a result, a surge of immigrants fleeing violence in Central America.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, San Francisco, CA

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