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  1. Website survey ranks Springfield No. 1 in U.S. for college housing - sort ofRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | MassLive.com

    ... Springfield College. The Springfield Metropolitan Area has the University of Massachusetts and Smith, Mount Holyoke, Amherst and Hampshire colleges. For example, it was just two years ago that the haphazard use of the city in the place of the ...

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  2. Historical Society Seeking Docents, Educational Seminar Will Introduce Colonial CostumesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Newtown Bee

    ... her projects are two copies of Emily Dickenson's only extant dress, commissioned by the Emily Dickinson Homestead in Amherst, Mass. Registration is requested for this program, and can be done by sending email to bkwilsonhistory@yahoo.com . Barbara ...

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  3. Tracking sperm whales' ecology through stomach contentsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | EurekAlert!

    ... network from 22 pygmy and nine dwarf sperm whales found dead on the mid-Atlantic coast between 1998 and 2011. AMHERST, Mass. - In the largest regional study of its type to date, marine ecologist Michelle Staudinger and colleagues offer better ...

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  4. Screenplays ready for a close-upRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Albany Times Union

    ... Carl D'Annibale / Times Union) Casting director Helene Rousse, left, of Montreal and movie producer Larry Jackson of Amherst, Mass., look over a script of "Gone with the Wind" during a filmmakers' "field trip" to see the NYS archives' holdings of ...

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  5. How 1 Sexual Assault Victim Helped 400 Others Find A VoiceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Switched

    ... Safran was sexually assaulted in 2009, when she was still in high school, by an acquaintance. At Mount Holyoke, in Amherst, Mass., she began working as a rape crisis counselor and developed a strong desire to help other sexual assault survivors tell ...

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  6. Former Holyoke mayor Daniel Szostkiewicz recalls Ukraine tripRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | MassLive.com

    ... the time with Ukrainian visitors who were in the area meeting with officials at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst in April, 1997. Several weeks later, Szostkiewicz received a letter from the mayor of Svalyava inviting him to visit with the ...

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  7. Amherst League of Women Voters have launched book collection drive for annual May book saleRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | MassLive.com

    Volunteers like these will once again be collecting and sorting books for the annual Amherst League of Women Voters Book Sale to be held from May 2 to 4. Sorting books starting on the left are Katherine Fite, Adrienne Terrizzi, and Janet Williams in this file photo.

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  8. Amherst boys swimming's Keith McFarland earns Western Mass. Coach of the Year awardRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | MassLive.com

    Keith McFarland, coach of the Amherst Regional boys swim team for the past eight seasons, knows this.

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  9. Published and unpublished poets invited to the first annual Kalamazoo Poetry FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | MLive.com

    ... at the Portage District Library, said. Visiting poets Aracelis Girmay, poetry professor at Hampshire College, Amherst, Ma., and Ilya Kaminsky, native of Odessa, U.S.S.R., now an English professor at San Diego State University, will read at the ...

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  10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid author eff Kinney to visit Eric Carle MuseumRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | MassLive.com

    The author of the iconic children's comic book series "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" will make his first ever appearance at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst.

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  11. IBIT Dance makes its moveRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    A Brattleboro-based dance company which provides a professional troupe and pre-professional training for committed students ages 12-24, IBIT has already performed at the Massachusetts Dance Festival in Amherst, Mass., the Rhythm Festival at Headroom Stages, the Southern Vermont Dance Festival, New England Youth Theatre and Putney Vaudeville.

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  12. Kids & FamilyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Genesee Valley Pennysaver

    ... hockey team out of Batavia, NY, took to the road last weekend to play in the 2014 Mullins Mite Madness Tournament in Amherst, MA on the UMass campus! The Firland Flyers , the only NY team in the tournament, faced teams from Massachusetts, Continue ...

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  13. UMass basketball coach Derek Kellogg addresses job rumors:...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    ... appearance in 16 years earlier this month, sounds like a man ready to commit to building on that momentum in Amherst. "Anytime people are interested, it's because our team and our program have done well," Kellogg told the Daily Hampshire Gazette of ...

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  14. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" (2010; White River Press, Amherst, Mass.). It's the story of a Jewish woman from New York named Rose Mayer, twice widowed, who moves to a very small, fictional ...

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  15. About 200 rally in support of Amherst Regional High School math teacher Carolyn GardnerRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    More than 200 parents, teachers, students and others held a vigil outside the Amherst Regional High School to support high school teacher Carolyn Gardner who has been the subject of racial attacks, the latest of which came last Wednesday.

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  16. Amherst runner Anna Kaplan named Western Mass. Athlete of the YearRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    One of the most important lessons Amherst's Anna Kaplan learned over the course of her senior season as a long distance runner is when to stop running.

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  17. Amherst's AyAnna Hickman named Western Mass. Coach of the Year for girls indoor trackRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    On the first day of the indoor track season, new Amherst girls coach AyAnna Hickman took charge of an immensely talented Hurricanes roster.

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  18. Learn quantitative methods at ICPSR this summer-registration opens todayRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    ... include: Note that while most courses are held at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, some are held in nearby Amherst, MA or New York, NY. And don't forget ICPSR as a source of quantitative data on a range of topics: from markets, election ...

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  19. Amherst sprinter Taj-Amir Torres named Western Mass. Athlete of the YearRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    ... in New England, for me I feel like second place is whatever. You either win or go home, that's how they teach it at Amherst we're just winners. I couldn't do it without my coaches and my mom, they push me to execute and stay focused," he said. But ...

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  20. Editorial: Wellspring Collaborative offers more than hope to workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    ... a visiting faculty member at the Center for Public Policy and Administration at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. That means they have a stake to claim in their own workmanship and in the future of the cooperative business. It may be true ...

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