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  1. Keeping Score: The long goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Recorder

    ... last year. Diehard alumni will say none of that matters as much as his 25-11-7 record against arch rival Amherst College, reversing the 32-15-8 trend the Lord Jeffs had prior to his arrival. Now, said the 69-year-old Russo, "I'm older than some of ...

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  2. How To Succeed In Business And Government Without Really Trying:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    ... lost his mother at age twelve, and lost his sister at eighteen. However, he endured. Coolidge graduated from Amherst College and cultivated his famed frugality as a small-town lawyer in Northampton, Massachusetts. He chose to read law at a local law ...

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  3. Lynn University collaborates with Watson University to deliver core curriculum through iPad programRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Freshnews

    ... from accomplished entrepreneurs. Watson attracts students from various colleges across the country including Amherst College, Babson College, Dartmouth College, Georgetown University, Princeton University and the University of Colorado. In ...

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  4. 'It's on Us' and it's a crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Hill

    ... rights to prosecution and legal services, things often denied to victims of sexual assault. In October 2012, Amherst College student Angie Epifano sparked a nation-wide debate when she published an open letter describing the college's mishandling of ...

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  5. Leicester student wins Finnish-American scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Lauren Tuiskula of Leicester is a recipient of a scholarship from Finlandia Foundation National, the premier network of Finnish-American organizations in the U.S. A student at Amherst College, Tuiskula is majoring in English, and potentially double-majoring in either Economics or Film and Media Studies. FFN is now accepting applications for its 2015 scholarships.

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  6. Tony Simotes Leaves Shakespeare & CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    ... to be seen. Inquiring I was informed by e mail that Simotes was on leave for the semester teaching at nearby Amherst College. It is anticipated that new and younger leadership will result in further changes for the company and its extended family. ...

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  7. How can you help with the Ebola crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | MassLive.com

    ... Africa. The workshop is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bates Hall, Room 22. Another, related workshop is 7 p.m. at Amherst College, Webster Hall Room 102 . LeDoux said geographer Theresa Cleary contacted him about a week ago to organize the workshop, and he ...

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  8. Study: Colleges failing to teach students basic informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Washington Examiner

    ... mark , making sure that money is used for a quality education is essential. For example, the study points to Amherst College as one of the most expensive institutions surveyed - with a tuition cost of $46,574 per year. For that price, students ...

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  9. Guest Column: It takes a mentorRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sun Advocate

    As high school seniors start to churn out their college applications, elite campuses are trying to catch the attention of high-achieving and gifted low-income students around the country. It may be hard to believe, but schools like Harvard University and Amherst College are opening their doors to more highly qualified high school students who grew up facing economic hardship yet can thrive in their campuses.

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  10. Over 20 Colleges and Universities Fail to Comply with New Anti-Violence LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Feministing

    ... fruit. It's inexcusable some schools aren't doing it. Still other colleges (including my own alma mater Amherst College , which disclosed 0 reports of dating violence and 1 report of domestic violence; and the University of Mississippi , which ...

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  11. National View: It takes a mentorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... low-income students around the country. It may be hard to believe, but schools like Harvard College and Amherst College are opening their doors to more highly qualified high school students who grew up facing economic hardship yet can thrive in ...

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  12. '7th Heaven' actress Sarah Goldberg dies at 40Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Star

    ... for three years she played a doctor on '7th Heaven,'' Judy Goldber said of her daughter, who graduated from Amherst College in 1996 with a degree in microbiology, according to her IMDB biography. Goldberg was born in 1974 in Springfield, where her ...

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  13. Dan Brown to visit India next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Express India

    ... between science and religion. These themes eventually formed the backdrop for his books. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Academy, where he later returned to teach English before focusing his attention full time to writing. ...

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  14. Tony Simotes Leaves Shakespeare & CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    ... to be seen. Inquiring I was informed by e mail that Simotes was on leave for the semester teaching at nearby Amherst College. It is anticipated that new and younger leadership will result in further changes for the company and its extended family. ...

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  15. Justice of the Day - Harlan Fiske StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Daily Kos

    ... on this day, October 11, in 1872. Chief Justice Stone was born in Chesterfield, New Hampshire. He attended Amherst College in Massachusetts, earning a B.A. in 1894 and an M.A. in 1897, before going on to receive an LL.B. in 1898 from Columbia Law ...

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  16. Presidential Search Committee's 13 members will select Shalala's successorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Miami Hurricane

    ... II, Comparative Constitutional Law, Federal Jurisdiction, and the Regulatory State. He received an A.B. from Amherst College, an M.A. in religion from Yale Divinity School, and a J.D. from Yale Law School. David L. Epstein is Chief Executive Officer ...

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  17. It Takes a MentorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | IPS

    As high school seniors start to churn out their college applications, elite campuses are trying to catch the attention of high-achieving and gifted low-income students around the country. It may be hard to believe, but schools like Harvard University and Amherst College are opening their doors to more highly qualified high school students who grew up facing economic hardship yet can thrive in their campuses.

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  18. Liberal arts colleges training grounds for leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | South China Morning Post

    ... yet to be understood in China. That is part of the reason for a recent trip to Beijing by the president of Amherst College, a liberal arts institution also in Massachusetts. Carolyn "Biddy" Martin, formerly the provost at Cornell University and ...

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  19. 7th Heaven, Jurassic Park star diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Iol.co.za

    ... for three years she played a doctor on '7th Heaven,'" Judy Goldber said of her daughter, who graduated from Amherst College in 1996 with a degree in microbiology, according to her IMDB biography. Goldberg was born in 1974 in Springfield, where her ...

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  20. Amherst College students take 'It's On Us' pledge to combat sexual assault on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | MassLive.com

    The Amherst College community worked to raise awareness of sexual misconduct with an event on campus Thursday called "It's On Us." Students and staff signed an online pledge to make a safer environment on campus.

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