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  1. Honoring History's Forgotten Women, One-Too-Many Chardonnays At A TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ms. Magazine

    ... from all of the Drunk History segments told by women, about women, or both: James Hildebrand is a senior at Amherst College and editor-in-chief of the independent student blog AC Voice . He is interning this summer at Ms. magazine.

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  2. Missing the point on Hobby Lobby a " rejoinder to David PostRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Professor Somin earned his B.A., Summa Cum Laude, at Amherst College, M.A. in Political Science from Harvard University, and J.D. from Yale Law School. SECTION: {section=national, ...

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  3. La Mesa Library Has Summer Reading Recommendation: 'Lies, Knives and Girls in Red Dresses'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... lined woodcut art illustrations by Transylvania-born Andrea Deszo, who currently serves as art professor at Amherst College. Twenty three archetypes or tales reappear in an imagined space with varied voices and points of view, which opens up the ...

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  4. Amherst College awarded 2014 Campus Muzzle Award by WGBH for...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    When Amherst College reinforced a ban on fraternities and sororities, the decision sparked heated debate.

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  5. Leonine Forum seeks to shape future Catholic leaders in church teachingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Religion News Service

    ... "the common good" and "natural law." Hadley Arkes, professor of jurisprudence and American institutions at Amherst College, lectures during a meeting of the Leonine Forum in Washington, D.C. RNS photo courtesy Garrett Snedeker They've done this ...

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  6. South Dade athletics earn top honors at All-Dade awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... make it to state, also ran in track and field and was a Scholar-Athlete finalist earning a scholarship to Amherst College. “I was pretty shocked,” Reczek said. “I think my career ended in the best way possible.” You can send it ...

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  7. Western Mass. Golf Hall of Fame announces Class of 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    ... as head golf professional at Orchards Golf Club. Former state amateur champion Ed Polchlopek Jr., longtime Amherst College women's golf coach Michelle Morgan and 30-year Springfield CC superintendent Doug Stachura will also be honored. Healy left ...

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  8. TAS Special Issue: "Statistics and the Undergraduate Curriculum"Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | American Statistical Association

    ... to make sense of the information around them. The special issue will be co-edited by Nicholas Horton (Amherst College) and Johanna Hardin (Pomona College). The special issue will include a mix of invited papers and papers submitted in response to ...

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  9. Best Bets, July 8, 2014: Poetry Santa Cruz: Tess Taylor and Debra SpencerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Poetry Santa Cruz hosts a reading with Tess Taylor and Debra Spencer. Taylor has received many fellowships including ones from Amherst College and the Headlands Center for the Arts.

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  10. Will Title IX crackdown make students safer?Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | University Business

    ... challenges, some institutions are creating departments tasked with strengthening sexual assault policies. Amherst College in Massachusetts, which is included on the OCR's list of open sexual violence investigations, hired Title IX coordinator Laurie ...

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  11. NeuroHealing Pharmaceuticals Appoints Josh Hamermesh to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | EWorldWire

    ... worked as a business strategy consultant at the Monitor Company. He holds a B.A., magna cum laude, from Amherst College, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Hamermesh has completed Boston and New York marathons, coaches multiple youth sports ...

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  12. Amherst police investigating cause of motor vehicle fatality at Amherst College Saturday morningRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | MassLive.com

    A 65-year-old Texas man died after the car he was driving hit a building at Amherst College Saturday morning.

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  13. Mark "Toby" TylerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Bangor Daily News

    ... son of George and Evangeline Tyler. Toby was a graduate of Messalonskee High School and went on to study at Amherst College. He married Pamela Richards of Caribou on March 20, 1987. In 1990, they realized their dream of starting a farm, which ...

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  14. How to Increase Happiness and Life SatisfactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WUSA-TV Washington

    IvyConnect members listen to Dr. Catherine Sanderson, Professor of Psychology at Amherst College, June 27, 2014 at 1776 in NW Washington, DC.

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  15. The Aspen Institute Announces 2014 Susman Conversation on the Constitution and the CourtsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | PressReleasePoint

    ... books on race and justice. His most recent publication is a book co-edited with Professor Austin Sarat of Amherst College entitled Professor Ogletree is a native of Merced, California, where he attended public schools. Professor Ogletree earned an ...

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  16. Millburn pre-med student gets unique look at hospital lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | NorthJersey.com

    ... participating this year. Michael Harmon, a Millburn High School graduate who is a pre-med history major at Amherst College, entered the program to figure out if medicine is the right direction for his career. What he has experienced so far at the ...

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  17. Will Title IX crackdown make students safer?Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | University Business

    ... challenges, some institutions are creating departments tasked with strengthening sexual assault policies. Amherst College in Massachusetts, which is included on the OCR's list of open sexual violence investigations, hired Title IX coordinator Laurie ...

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  18. Dr. Vanja Malloy appointed American Art Curator at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst CollegeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Art Daily

    The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College announced the appointment of Dr. Vanja Malloy as its new curator of American art, effective July 15, 2014.

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  19. Berklee College Under Federal Sexual Assault InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Boston.com

    ... to the Globe Monday. The Department of Education's initial list included eight New England campuses: Amherst College, Boston University, Emerson College, Harvard University, Harvard Law School, UMass Amherst, UConn, and Dartmouth College. Since May, ...

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  20. 14 students receive DCA Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Darien News-Review

    Victoria Chao, who will attend Amherst College; Kelly Brustman, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bettina Arkhurst, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Laura Anglade, Concordia College; Rachel Andriunas, Sacred Heart University; Jake Price, University of North Carolina, Greensboro; Colin Pasquarella, Florida Gulf State; ... (more)

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