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  1. Obama's deal with Cuba shows he still has power as PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... President has considerable discretion in promulgating and implementing regulations." Andrew Rudalevige, a Bowdoin College political scientist, said Presidents "continually and creatively interpret constitutional vagueness in their own favor to ...

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  2. Revolutionary Time: First Thoughts on a ConceptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Savage Minds

    ... Minds is pleased to publish this essay by Melissa Rosario who is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Anthropology at Bowdoin College. Melissa is a cultural anthropologist interested in the politics of autonomy for Caribbean peoples and marginalized U.S. ...

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  3. Forget Obama's Executive Orders; He's Wielding Power by Presidential Memoranda InsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... his executive authority; he's hardly using any orders," said Andrew Rudalevige, a presidency scholar at Bowdoin College. "But if you look at these other vehicles, he has been aggressive in his use of executive power." The Office of Legal Counsel, ...

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  4. Maine advocates for ending Cuban trade embargo, including John...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    It was 2006 and the Brunswick-Trinidad Sister City Association had days of unforgettable events all set up, but as the organization's members have come to expect, international politics scuttled the plan. The association and other organizations had planned for famed Cuban painter Elio Vilva to travel from Cuba to Maine to launch an art show at Bowdoin College.

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  5. Civil Rights Group To Bowdoin Dean: Stop Bullying Students Who Disagree With YouRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 17, 2014 - BRUNSWICK, Maine -- NEW YORK, NEW YORK, December 16, 2014....In wake of threats from Bowdoin College's Dean of Students to punish Bowdoin students who dressed up during the Thanksgiving season as Native Americans--an activity the dean decried as "offensive cultural appropriation"-- the New York Civil Rights Coalition has called on Bowdoin officials to stop bullying Bowdoin students who think differently than how Bowdoin officialdom demands.

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  6. Obama runs with a presidential memoranda,a but brags of few executive ordersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Washington Times

    ... by sheer numbers, he's had fewer than other presidents," said Andrew Rudalevige, a presidency scholar at Bowdoin College, in USA Today. "So the White House and its defenders can say, 'He can't be abusing his executive authority - he's hardly using ...

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  7. Barack Obama issues 'executive orders by another name'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Independent

    ... his executive authority; he's hardly using any orders," said Andrew Rudalevige, a presidency scholar at Bowdoin College. "But if you look at these other vehicles, he has been aggressive in his use of executive power." So even as he's quietly used ...

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  8. UBS nominates former JPMorgan boss to boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business News

    ... Banking. He began his banking career at Morgan Guaranty Trust Co. of New York in 1979 after graduating from Bowdoin College with a degree in economics. UBS Chairman Axel Weber commented: "On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am very pleased to ...

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  9. Obama wields executive power via memorandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... his executive authority; he's hardly using any orders," said Andrew Rudalevige, a presidency scholar at Bowdoin College. "But if you look at these other vehicles, he has been aggressive in his use of executive power." So even as he's quietly used ...

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  10. Outgoing Bowdoin College president stars in holiday videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    It's been a festive month for outgoing Bowdoin College President Barry Mills, highlighted by a one-minute video featuring Mills and his wife, former Small Business Administration director Karen Mills, wishing the campus community "Happy Holidays." In the lighthearted, one-minute spot, the Mills add the finishing touches to a giant snowball that has rolled across the wintry campus, stand proudly beside a polar bear wrapped in a Bowdoin scarf, and wish viewers "a magical holiday season and thanks for fourteen wonderful years at Bowdoin.

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  11. Ubs Ag Uk Regulatory Announcement: Change to the Ubs Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    ... Banking. He began his banking career at Morgan Guaranty Trust Co. of New York in 1979 after graduating from Bowdoin College with a degree in economics. UBS Chairman Axel Weber commented: "On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am very pleased to ...

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  12. Obama issues 'executive orders by another name'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    ... his executive authority; he's hardly using any orders," said Andrew Rudalevige, a presidency scholar at Bowdoin College. "But if you look at these other vehicles, he has been aggressive in his use of executive power." So even as he's quietly used ...

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  13. Immigration Activism - This Time, From the BenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... speech was from the Old Testament." Andrew Rudalevige is Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government at Bowdoin College. He specializes in the study of American political institutions, primarily the presidency and the interbranch relations, with a ...

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  14. 1-minute hike: Birch Mountain Ledges, Peaks-Kenny State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Bangor Daily News

    ... picnic table sits in the middle of a clearing. The picnic table is actually a sculpture, constructed by Bowdoin College graduate Wade Kavanaugh in 2009 through the . Half of the table is supported by a giant cairn, a rock pile that trail blazers ...

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  15. Cappex Checks In With Top 25 Schools for Best College DormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PRWeb

    ... (#4), students enjoy plasma televisions in dorm rooms, a free movie theater, and even a steak restaurant. At Bowdoin College (#2), 92% of students choose to live in college-owned, operated or affiliated housing. All eight of Bowdoin's freshman dorms ...

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  16. PCPC legal chief receives FDLI awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cosmetics Design

    ... facets of national food and drug policy on behalf of American consumers." She graduated with honors from Bowdoin College and received her law degree from Boston College Law School. Fluent in German, Anderson spent two years at the Institute of ...

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  17. Douglas Kirk SimontonRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | The News Journal

    Doug attended Wilmington Friends School, and graduated from Lawrence Academy and Bowdoin College, where he was a member of the Varsity Squash Team and the Beta Theta Pi fraternity.

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  18. LSU Honors College will take on new name, receive $12 million endowment from Roger OgdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Times-Picayune

    ... "This money will benefit students directly," Earle said. "The reason why a student might choose to go to Bowdoin College or Stanford, I want them to be able to think I'm going to stay and go to LSU Honors College because the same type of ...

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  19. Students across Maine challenge freedom of speech in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... university was prohibiting Christmas decorations. University leaders said Thursday that wasn't the case. At Bowdoin College, 14 Lacrosse players faced disciplinary action for dressing as Native Americans at a Thanksgiving party in a house off ...

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  20. Walter Newman Plaut, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    He graduated from The Lawrenceville School, Bowdoin College and then Montclair State University at the Master's level. He and wife, Suzanne, moved to Washington County in 1975, and he promptly started backing into parking spaces.

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