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  1. Quick Hit: Scott Walker Eliminates Support for Rape Survivors from BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Feministing

    ... to end campus gender-based violence. She began organizing against sexual violence while a student at Amherst College, where she co-founded It Happens Here, a publication dedicated to creating spaces for survivors to share their stories for cultural ...

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  2. The intersection of literature and historyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

    ... became the youngest English tenured professor in America when he accepted the position of visiting writer at Amherst College. "The job of a writer is to shine a flashlight into the darker corners of the human soul and illuminate the things that keep ...

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  3. School-wide Title IX policy updated to better address sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Free Press

    ... complaints under Title IX, The Daily Free Press reported on May 1, 2014. Other schools on the list include Amherst College, Emerson College, Harvard College, Harvard University Law School and University of Massachusetts Amherst. "All of the Title IX ...

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  4. Ccri Players Present the Language Archive, Now thru 3/1Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Julia Cho , born in Los Angeles and raised in Arizona, is the daughter of Korean immigrants. A graduate of Amherst College who also holds graduate degrees from UC Berkeley, NYU and The Juilliard School, she began work on The Language Archive in 2008 ...

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  5. Wild swap minority ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKBT

    ... ago fell through, is the co-founder and chief executive officer of PEAK6 Investments. He played hockey at Amherst College. The Wild said his ownership stake was unanimously approved by the NHL Board of Governors. Falcone said through the Wild that ...

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  6. NHL's Minnesota Wild change minority ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... ago fell through, is the co-founder and chief executive officer of PEAK6 Investments. He played hockey at Amherst College. The Wild said his ownership stake was unanimously approved by the NHL Board of Governors. Falcone said through the Wild that ...

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  7. Union House hotel demise was inevitable: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    Built in 1846, the soon-to-be demolished Union House is the third oldest commercial buildings left in Downtown Springfield. It was designed by regional architect Henry Sykes, who also designed the Mills-Stebbins Villa in Springfield and the Amherst College observatory.

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  8. Amherst Regional Public Schools: Promoting equity and enhancing student learning and successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    ... currently serving as Ombudsperson for ARPS; and Marianna Cruz, Director of the Multicultural Center at Amherst College. Middle and High School staff members are participating in equity in-service sessions with Dr. Romney throughout the school year. ...

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  9. Hulsizer in, Falcone out as Wild minority ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... officer of PEAK6 Investments, L.P. based in Chicago. He is a passionate hockey enthusiast, played hockey at Amherst College and continues to play and coach in the Chicago area. Hulsizer's ownership stake was unanimously approved by the NHL Board of ...

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  10. Drivers fed up with Route 9 potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WWLP

    ... in Hadley, Amherst, and Northampton. Steven Keith of Hadley said, "There is a big pothole out on Amherst College that is probably about two and a half round and about a foot and a half deep. We hit it in our work truck the other day and thought we ...

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  11. Hitting to all fields: Looking for Falcon firepower, watching the reloaded Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MassLive.com

    ... stage. Cathedral's No. 1 Super 8 seeding honors the dedication of its coach, Brian Foley. Who's No. 10? Amherst College, in the Division III women's hoop poll. Number of the week: 14,253 (Attendance for Beanpot final at TD Garden). That makes 34 ...

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  12. Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents Prayers and Dances: Music for the German Harpsichord, 3/22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Santa Cecilia" with Lya De Barberiis and Nazario C. Bellandi and composition seminars of Lewis Spratlan at Amherst College (Mass, USA). At the same time he actively began to pursue his interests in early music, studying organ and harpsichord, and ...

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  13. Amherst Reads looks at race with 'The Girl Who Fell from the Sky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | MassLive.com

    ... The program this year is co-sponsored by the Jones Library , Amherst Together and the Equity Project at Amherst College. The program Tuesday begins at 7 p.m. and will explore the impact of community on identity. Participants do not need to have read ...

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  14. Visiting professor gives lecture breaking down Charlie Hebdo attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Cavalier Daily

    ... and international relations. Michelot was also a Fulbright Scholar at the University and has lectured at Amherst College and Brown University. Assoc. French Prof. Janet Horne organized the event. She has worked previously with Michelot in developing ...

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  15. New members for the ACT Climate Change CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Canberra City News

    ... Dr Sackett took her PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Pittsburgh, and has held positions at Amherst College (USA), the Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, USA), and the Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (NL). Dr Sackett has served ...

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  16. ilya_sominRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Washington Post

    ... Hazel Hall, Rm. 221. I will be there to introduce the speaker. On a personal note, Jim was my classmate at Amherst College, and we also intersected at Yale Law School. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of many areas of law, and both college and ...

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  17. PHOTOS: No. 6 Granby completes perfect 20-0 regular season with win over No. 16 HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | MassLive.com

    ... "Congratulations to Tom and his kids. It's an amazing accomplishment." Meghan Sullivan, who will play at Amherst College next year, showed her senior leadership Thursday with her team trailing by five early in the second quarter. Sullivan led a ...

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  18. Drexel senior presents scholarship mobile app on "Shark Tank"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Triangle

    ... the beach," Whims, which is an "Instagram for Words" and Drexel's own HealthierU app. Alef is a graduate of Amherst College and was a Coca-Cola Scholar just like Gray. Alef also created an app called Rhythmatic, which was the most popular gaming app ...

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  19. To Make Hope Possible Rather Than Despair ConvincingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... who for the past forty years wishes there had been something like this when I was an undergraduate at Amherst College in the 1970s. I have always admired the image of what the French call l'homme engagA . I guess the closest American ...

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  20. GOP leaders, UW-Madison chancellor accuse each oth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... Martin left amid heavy legislative criticism, and became the new president of the much smaller but private Amherst College. Blank issued a statement Wednesday expressing support for the autonomy plan, and highlighting what she called "positive" ...

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