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  1. Student stopped at airport over Arabic flashcards wins $25KRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... Press. George said he's satisfied with the resolution of the case. George, then 21, was returning to Pomona College in California from his suburban Philadelphia home in August 2009 and removed the flashcards from his pocket as he went through ...

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  2. Student stopped at airport over Arabic flashcards wins US$25KRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... Press. George said he's satisfied with the resolution of the case. George, then 21, was returning to Pomona College in California from his suburban Philadelphia home in August 2009 and removed the flashcards from his pocket as he went through ...

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  3. Student Stopped by TSA in 2009 for Studying Arabic Gets $25K SettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Skift

    ... Press. George said he's satisfied with the resolution of the case. George, then 21, was returning to Pomona College in California from his suburban Philadelphia home in August 2009 and removed the flashcards from his pocket as he went through ...

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  4. Franklin College names choice to succeed MoseleyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Indianapolis Business News

    ... a master's degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern, and a bachelor's degree from Pomona College. He is a native of the Chicago area and married to Dr. Frank Becker, an academic physician at Northwestern University and director ...

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  5. Little auk upends Arctic climate change modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Earth & Sky

    ... in Franz-Josef raises questions about previous research on the birds. In a 2010 paper, Nina Karnovsky of Pomona College predicted that 40% of all little auks would disappear from the Atlantic Arctic by the end of the 21st century, GrA millet ...

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  6. American student arrested for Arabic flash cards in airport after TSA freaked out settles lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boing Boing

    ... awards him $25,000 and ends the long-running legal battle. Nick was heading off to start his senior year at Pomona College in California, back in August 2009, when cops detained, aggressively interrogated, handcuffed, and locked him in a jail cell ...

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  7. Student detained at airport for having Arabic flashcards settles suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ars Technica

    ... like "terrorist" and bomb." He was 21 at the time and on his way to California, where he was a senior at Pomona College majoring in physics and Middle Eastern studies. "At the metal detector at airport security, Transportation Security ...

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  8. Grace E. Moremen Releases Boston Glass CeilingRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... front of them. About the Author Grace E. Moremen earned a bachelor's degree in international relations from Pomona College, a master's degree in religion and literature from the University of Chicago and a master's degree in history from University ...

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  9. Rev Dale Whitney Retires After 41 Years of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Beachcomber

    ... 1942, Dale moved to California and graduated from Santa Barbara High School in 1960. His major in Zoology at Pomona College foreshadowed Whitney's current role at the Farmers Markets. He later earned a Bachelor of Divinity and a Master of Theology ...

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  10. CALENDAR: Lectures, book signing, film screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Claremont Courier

    PRESENCE IN PERFORMANCE Pomona College Dance Program. Presentation: Quiet Eye Training with Joan Vickers in the?Rose Hills Theatre, Smith Campus Center - bring lunch 12:15 to 1:05 p.m. Workshop: The Art of Breathing with Jessica Wolf in the?Pendleton Dance Center, Upper Studio 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Workshop: Motion in Stillness with Erik Bendix in the?Pendleton Dance Center, Upper Studio 4 to 6 p.m. All events are free, but registration is required: dance.pomona.edu.

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  11. Priceless Indian history artifact found in trunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... something covered up on the bottom of this trunk,” said Tackett, who attended Chaffey High School and Pomona College. He found a folded sheet of muslin 35 inches by 69 ½ inches containing the 136 drawings in a black ink with some color ...

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  12. Claudia Rankinea s editor on the genius of a CitizenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Washington Post

    ... book is "Citizen: An American Lyric," by the Jamaican-American writer Claudia Rankine. A professor at Pomona College, Rankine was also a contender for the National Book Award in Poetry last November. With more than 40,000 copies in print, "Citizen" ...

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  13. The Guerrilla Girls Are The Feminist Masked Avengers The Art World Still NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Switched

    ... using dismal facts and razor sharp wit to restore justice to a faulty system. An upcoming exhibition at the Pomona College Museum of Art entitled "Guerrilla Girls: Art in Action" looks back on the protests, artworks and flagrant acts of misogyny ...

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  14. Colleges fill more seats early in programs that favor students from wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Day

    ... tipped to the kids who have more behind them financially," said Bruce Poch, former dean of admissions at Pomona College in Claremont, Calif. The trend of colleges filling up early "has gotten more extreme in recent years." Such programs aren't ...

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  15. Priceless Indian history artifact once sat unnoticedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... something covered up on the bottom of this trunk,” said Tackett, who attended Chaffey High School and Pomona College. He found a folded sheet of muslin 35 inches by 69 ½ inches containing the 136 drawings in a black ink with some color ...

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  16. Knights Inn Opens in Claremont, CARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Hotel Business

    ... here. Located next to Interstate 10 near Raging Waters, the 58-room hotel is near California Motor Speedway, Pomona College and Fairplex Event and Entertainment Center. Catering to the Chinese Traveler Will Become a Must for Hoteliers When you hear ...

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  17. a Tubby the Tubaa program for Claremont youth concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... , and Juan Alvarez will play the Trumpet Concerto by Alexander Artunian. The concert, open to all ages, is at Pomona College's Bridges Hall of Music,150 E. 4th St., Claremont.

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  18. Guerrilla Girls exhibit takes over Pomona College Museum of Art in ClaremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    An exhibit celebrating the Guerrilla Girls is set to have an opening reception Jan. 24 at the Pomona College Museum of Art in Claremont. When: Exhibit opens at noon Jan. 20 and runs through May 17. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Jan. 24. Guerrilla Girls performance is set for 7 p.m. Feb. 5 during Art After hours, which takes place from 5-11 p.m. The Guerrilla Girls have worked to uncover sexism in pop culture, the art world and politics since the 1980s and they're not planning to stop anytime soon.

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  19. Community in ClaremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Claremont Courier

    ... was the town meeting, a tradition brought to Claremont by the faculty recruited from the east coast by Pomona College. The first town meeting in 1889 created a sidewalk and shade tree committee that was the beginning of Claremont's urban forest. It ...

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  20. Sun Quickly Setting On Ownership Opportunity At Gated Community Of Live Oak EstatesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | PR Log

    ... schools are The Webb Schools, The University of La Verne and many more. Claremont McKenna College and Pomona College are also both ranked among the nation's Top 10 Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. California-style indoor/outdoor ...

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