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  1. Curators Appointed for 2016 Istanbul Design BiennialRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Artforum Intl.

    ... David Little is leaving to Massachusetts to become director and chief curator of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, reports the Star Tribune 's Mary Abbe. Little was responsible for adding over 1,000 photos to the museum's collection, and ...

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  2. Menashe KadishmanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Artforum Intl.

    ... David Little is leaving to Massachusetts to become director and chief curator of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, reports the Star Tribune 's Mary Abbe. Little was responsible for adding over 1,000 photos to the museum's collection, and ...

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  3. Mavs hoping change is for the betterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... have been released - pitchers Kyle McCarthy (St. Anselm), Eric Yankey (James Madison) and Jackson Anderson (Amherst College); catcher Troy Anderson (Maryland-Eastern Shore); infielders David Hopkins (Community College of Rhode Island) and Gerson ...

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  4. Track sprints into CCS FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Paly Voice

    ... finals is a bump up from last season when no individual girls competed. Asin, who will go on to run track at Amherst College next year, currently stands at 2nd in the district for the 400-meter dash with a time of 59.24. Dukovic, who competed in the ...

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  5. Minneapolis Institute of Arts's Photo Curator to Head Amherst's MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Artforum Intl.

    Minneapolis Institute of Arts photo curator David Little is leaving to Massachusetts to become director and chief curator of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, reports the Star Tribune 's Mary Abbe. Little was responsible for adding over 1,000 photos to the museum's collection, and organized more than twenty exhibitions during his seven year tenure at the MIA, including a contemporary photo show titled "The Embarrassment of Riches," 2010 and "The Sports Show," 2012, which focused on sports photography.

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  6. Dear media, it's your fault if you think young feminists only care about campus rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Feministing

    ... ampaign 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

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  7. Women in Business Q&A: Lara Fitch, Founder and CEO, StrolbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... building promotional websites for clients like American Express, Panasonic and Seagrams. Lara graduated from Amherst College with a B.A. in History. How has your life experience made you the leader you are today? I think there are two main things ...

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  8. Edwin Wilson Brown, Jr., M.D. "Uncle Bus"Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Indianapolis Star

    ... Ed Brown was born in Youngstown, Ohio in 1926. He was educated at Carnegie Institute of Technology (1943), Amherst College (1943-44), Houghton College (1946-47), and earned his M.D. at Harvard University (1953). During his working career, Dr. Brown ...

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  9. BoyhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slate Magazine

    ... filled with tiny, carefully constructed, handwritten books." Russell, who works as a curator and educator at Amherst College's Mead Art Museum, didn't get too close a look at the collection before she had to decide whether to bid on it, but she knew ...

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  10. Minneapolis curator David Little to head Amherst museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    Minneapolis Institute of Arts photo curator David Little is decamping from Minnesota to Massachusetts where he will become the Director and Chief Curator of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College starting August 31. In his seven year tenure at the MIA, Little organized more than 20 exhibitions including "The Sports Show," a pioneering 2012 examination of the history of sports photography. His 2010 show "The Embarrassment of Riches," brought together contemporary photos - many of them subtly critical - of the world's uber wealthy.

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  11. Junior Musical Club to present graduation recital on June 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... All-National Ensemble and All-Eastern Orchestra. She has studied viola under Hua-Yi Wang. Cindy will attend Amherst College in the fall, majoring in Computer Science and Economics. Her selection is the first movement of Franz Anton Hoffmeister's ...

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  12. This Billionaire Mom Runs America's Biggest Woman-Owned BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    ... America, where they lived with a family friend, attended high school in Amherst, Mass. and then enrolled at Amherst College. Lee eventually earned a double major B.A. in biology and economics-subjects she chose, in part, because of her accent and ...

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  13. Former Staten Island congressman Jack Murphy, dead at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2011 | SILive.com

    ... though, when the U.S. dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. After the war's end, Murphy went to Amherst College, and graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He was then deployed to Korea as a platoon leader, company ...

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  14. Fallen service members honored at Bourne ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Cape Cod Times

    ... more than a dozen wreaths were laid at the ceremony. He recalled Nelson Mandela's 2005 graduation speech at Amherst College, Halterman's alma mater: "In this world under threat, colleges and universities remain our best hope. Your central mission, ...

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  15. Photos: 2015 Amherst College commencement bestows diplomas on 470 graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | MassLive.com

    Amherst College President Carolyn Biddy Martin and senior Katherine C. Ponds spoke to the 470 graduates and their family members and friends at the 194th Amherst College Commencement Sunday morning. According to a college fact sheet, graduates haled from 27 countries from Afghanistan to Zambia and 41 U.S. states and territories.

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  16. Boys Tennis Player of the Year: Jayanth Chintham, South ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Forsyth County News

    ... according to tennisrecruiting.net. He's reeled in a four-star ranking and drew college offers from Amherst College (Mass.), New York University and Indiana. He even had interest from a number of Ivy League schools. He plans to attend Georgia Tech ...

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  17. Goldsmith Named at TCNJRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Rivals.com

    ... of athletics and recreation, officially announced the hiring of Goldsmith on Tuesday. He arrives from Amherst College, where he was an assistant coach for three seasons and a member of the Jeffs national championship team in 2007. Goldsmith returns ...

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  18. Amherst runner Steph Robinson 1 week into cross-country run for hunger awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | MassLive.com

    ... updates and photos. Robinson, a tattoo artist, musician and visiting lecturer of Theatre and Dance at Amherst College, is running cross-country to raise money and awareness about hunger. Robinson, a volunteer in the food pantry at the Amherst ...

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  19. New Approach To Control Enzyme Function In CellsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Chemical and Engineering News

    ... factor is the need for engineered expression of unnatural amino acids, comments Anthony C. Bishop of Amherst College, an expert on target-specific control. Other methods for inhibiting kinase enzymes selectively require less extensive cell ...

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  20. Memorial Day is a Chance to Reflect on Our Liberties Those Who Helped Secure itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | El Observador

    ... informs and controls our strength matters just as much", John F. Kennedy remarked on October 26, 1963 at Amherst College in Massachusetts, in honor of the poet Robert Frost who had died earlier that year. Without the support of our national defense ...

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