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  1. Two Austin Prep Students Qualify for Presidential ScholarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... the top score - less than 1,500 of the nearly 2 million who take the test. Matthew has been accepted to Brown University, Duke University, Harvard University, Northeastern University, Trinity College (Connecticut), the University of Massachusetts ...

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  2. Former Voorheesville teacher to lead districtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... was an elementary school principal for eight years at the Mohonasen and Schalmont districts. A graduate of Brown University with a bachelor of arts in history, Hunt graduated with a master of arts in social sciences at Wesleyan University . He ...

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  3. RI Hospital Pulmonary Hypertension Center earns accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... not-for-profit hospital and is the principal teaching hospital of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. A major trauma center for southeastern New England, the hospital is dedicated to being on the cutting edge of medicine and ...

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  4. The Miriam Hospital receives fifth Magnet designation for nursing excellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... Hospital is a 247-bed, not-for-profit teaching hospital affiliated with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. It offers expertise in cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, men's health, and minimally invasive surgery and is home to the ...

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  5. DNA "spool" modification affects aging, longevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | R & D

    ... was unique to C. elegans or could be observed generally in other species. Working with collaborators at Brown University, the team examined data from fruit flies ( Drosophila melanogaster ) and found the same correlation. "We have good reason to ...

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  6. Urban Edge Properties Names Herbert Eilberg as Chief Investment OfficerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... Capital and Soros Real Estate Partners. Mr. Eilberg has a Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies from Brown University. "Herb has a proven track record of sourcing acquisitions in the New York metropolitan region and we are extremely excited that ...

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  7. YMCA's restoration transforms historic landmark building into attractive new wellness centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... local physician, internationally recognized gerontologist, former dean of the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, and Fall River Y member, was named honorary chair in memoriam.

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  8. Johns Hopkins Neuroscientist Gul Dolen Named Searle ScholarRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    ... as a professor emeritus of biology at the Johns Hopkins University. Dolen completed her M.D., Ph.D. at Brown University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she studied the autism spectrum disorder Fragile X syndrome. She then ...

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  9. "You just get lifted away from the earth": Film spotlights dance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stanford

    ... medical community. Leventhal noted that MMDG has invited medical students at the University of Michigan and Brown University to discuss the program and participate in projects and classes, and he's now teaching a Narrative Medicine elective to ...

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  10. Summer reading for parents of special needs studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... was labeled dyslexic and profoundly learning disabled as a child. After he grew up and graduated from Brown University he bought a "short bus" and began traveling the country, meeting with other labeled people and asking, "What is normal"? He tells ...

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  11. PawSox unveil plans for new ballpark in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sporting News

    ... soccer, lacrosse and hockey games. The proposed site sits on property owned by the city as well as Brown University. Under the team's proposal the club would effectively sublease the ballpark back from the state for $1 million a year, resulting in a ...

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  12. New Season of Hunting Season to Premiere on Vimeo Next MonthRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts teaching screenwriting for television and web series, and is an alum of Brown University. Ben Baur's role as ALEX on "Hunting Season" landed him on OUT MAGAZINE'S top ten most eligible bachelors list in both 2013 ...

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  13. Gold Particles Significantly Boost Focus of Radiation TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medgadget

    ... C and D are cellular close-up with pHLIP-delivered gold. Images: Reshetnyak and Andreev/URI A team from Brown University and the University of Rhode Island has developed a new technique to radically improve how radiation therapy acts on cancer ...

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  14. New PawSox owners seek stadium in downtown ProvidenceRead the original story

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    This architectural rendering released by the Pawtucket Red Sox Wednesday, April 15, 2015, shows the team's proposed new multi-use ballpark on former highway land now owned by the state and Brown University in Providence, R.I. The team's new owners purchased the Triple-A baseball club in February. Mandatory Credit ORG XMIT: BX102 This architectural rendering released by the Pawtucket Red Sox Wednesday, April 15, 2015, shows the team's proposed new multi-use ballpark on former highway land now owned by the state and Brown University in Providence, R.I. The team's new owners purchased the Triple-A baseball club in February.

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  15. Muscle-Building Supplements - Increase Risk of Testicular Cancer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Beast

    ... once a week for at least four weeks. "The observed relationship was strong," said Tongzhang Zheng from Brown University's School of Public Health, who led the research while at Yale. He added: "If you used at an earlier age, you had a higher risk. ...

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  16. These are my ExcusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Coin World

    ... the University of California, Los Angeles, and was a postdoctoral fellow in the International Humanities at Brown University, 2011-2013. Kevin has been planning on expanding his collection beyond Europe for the past decade, but is only now getting ...

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  17. Markham Roberts: Drop dead East Coast chic with a nod to IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... whether I recognized it or it was subconscious," he says. After majoring in art history and architecture at Brown University, Roberts settled in New York and through family friends was introduced to the late designer Mark Hampton, who gave him his ...

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  18. PawSox want $4M a year from RI for Prov. stadium | wpri.comRead the original story

    Thursday | BTF's Baseball Primer

    Skeffington said the new owners would put up the $85 million required to design and build the ballpark, but would seek state and city subsidies after it's finished to help recoup the cost. They also want a 30-year lease on the land - at $1 a year - from the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission and Brown University, with an option to buy it at fair market value at the end of the lease.

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  19. Pawtucket Red Sox owners unveil Providence planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox would sit on the former highway land now owned by the state and Brown University. Indians manager Terry Francona said pitcher Carlos Carrasco , who was struck in the face by a line drive Tuesday, will have ...

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  20. Time for a Sexual CounterrevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Townhall

    ... about the overall culture on college campuses. Accompanying the story was a photo of a large group of Brown University students, standing together silently to protest the university's alleged inadequate response to two sexual misconduct cases. ...

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