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  1. PHS' Dils inks with Rollins CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Two-time Parkersburg High School Class AAA first team all-stater Alexandra Dils has decided to continue her volleyball career for the Division II Rollins College Tars of the Sunshine State Conference in Winter Park, Fla. Coming off a senior campaign for head coach Carl Harnish, Dils helped lead the Big Reds back to the state tournament.

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  2. Baltimore, Chambliss, and words: LettersRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... that the accused is innocent, however guilt was not proven beyond a reasonable doubt. Violently reducing [Rollins College Professor] Julian Chambliss' actions within an art project to the single decontextualized statement on the basis of which his ...

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  3. Rollins College Student Awarded Gene Apelado ScholarshipRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Shree Raj Shrestha, a junior studying computer science and mathematics at Rollins College, has won a Gene Apelado Scholarship to study in Germany in the fall. Shrestha spent much of this semester raising money for his native Nepal, which was recently devastated by an earthquake.

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  4. Class of 2015 reaps academic rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times

    ... College Aaliyah West ; Haney Technical School Curtis Gordie ; Ohio Wesleyan University Macey Hunt; Rollins College Macey Hunt; Stetson University Aaliyah West , Macey Hunt and Brooke Frye-Amison: USAF Chance Barfield and Marines Keaton Hersey and ...

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  5. Confederate flag, Lynx and state parks: LettersRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Julian Chambliss tosses ashes of a burned confederate flag into the water as part of a ceremony in opposition to the flag Julian Chambliss, the chair of the Department of History at Rollins College, said about the Confederate flag, "That part of our history needs to be buried." Any chair of academia who believes you can choose what parts of history to accept is not qualified to teach or represent an institution of higher learning, especially a history department.

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  6. Home on the range can be a dangerous placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Voss will teach a four-week senior enrichment class about Florida food journalism history next month at Rollins College in Winter Park. Voss, who wrote "The Food Section: Newspaper Women and the Culinary Community," will look at the Golden Era of ...

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  7. Prep softball: Pink All-Stars defeat GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Naples Daily News

    ... pressure going in, so I just played it like any other game," Rushing said. Rushing, who will be playing at Rollins College in Winter Park next year, ended the game with a triple, a single, and scored two runs. Clemens earned the Pink team's MVP ...

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  8. Grandpa's tree tip relaxes Andover golf snowbird, 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Star Tribune

    ... the person in your family to golf at the highest level? A: Other than my aunt Jenny, I will be. She went to Rollins College in Florida and played golf. She won the [National Golf Coaches Association Small College] national [team] championship. She's ...

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  9. 6 ways to attract and retain millennial workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | ComputerWorld

    ... to Cornell Professor of Management and Academic Director for the Center for Leadership Development at the Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business, Ron Piccolo, PhD, "when all of these perks are in balance, they'll fiercely embrace your ...

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  10. Professor burns Confederate flag, spreads ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | ABC Action News

    A Florida professor burned a Confederate flag Monday and sprinkled the ashes across a lake, a ceremony held at the same time in 13 different southern states, according to WFTV . The act was part of an art project that aims to change what Rollins College professor Julian Chambliss told the station the flag now represents.

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  11. Group burns Confederate flag in ceremony at Greenwood Urban WetlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Click Orlando

    A Confederate flag burning ceremony scheduled to take place at an Orlando park on Memorial Day grabbed national headlines over the weekend. Julian Chambliss, the chair of the Department of History and coordinator of the Africa and African-American Studies program at Rollins College, led the ceremony, which took place at the Greenwood Urban Wetlands.

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  12. Rollins College professor burns Confederate flag, spreads ashes across lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WFTV Orlando

    Chambliss said the action was to support an art project aimed at changing what the flag has come to represent post-Civil War Orlando police watched from a distance as the issue sparked debate between those who support the effort and some protesters. Some said they felt the action was like trying to erase history, which Chambliss contends, as a history professor, is something he would never do.

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  13. Group holds Confederate flag burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | News 4 Jax

    ... the chair of the Department of History and coordinator of the Africa & African-American Studies program at Rollins College, will coordinate the ceremony. He said he plans to put a flag in a box, burn it and then scatter the ashes into a pond in the ...

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  14. Professor to burn Confederate flag on Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WESH-TV

    Rollins College professor Julian Chambliss said Monday's flag burning and burial outside Orlando's Greenwood Cemetery will be respectful, and more like a funeral than a protest. He claims the intent is to spark conversations about the meaning of the flag, which he believes has become distorted.

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  15. 'That Part of Our History Needs to Be Buried': College...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | TheBlaze.com

    A Florida college professor's plan to burn a Confederate flag on Memorial Day is stirring up controversy by those who say it should instead be a time to remember those who have died while defending America's freedom. Julian Chambliss, chairman of the Department of History and Africa and African-American Studies program at Rollins College, told the Orlando Sentinel that he decided to host the event because the days of slavery in America are dead.

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  16. This story is part of a business news roundup for Central Florida.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Florida Trend

    ... this article, businesses and "players" in the news, including Walt Disney; Bob Chapek; Tom Staggs; Bob Iger; Rollins College; Grant Cornwell; Steven Leary; Dale McDonald; Adventist Health System; Port Canaveral; Lake County Rowing Association; ...

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  17. Florida artist announces plan to burn Confederate 'flag of terror' on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Raw Story

    ... he said prompted threats against his life from the Klan. One of the "burial" events will be coordinated by Rollins College history professor Julian Chambliss in Orlando. Chambliss told WKMG-TV that he will put the flag into a wooden box and burn it, ...

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  18. Florida professor to burn Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... chair of the Department of History and coordinator of the Africa & African-American Studies program at Rollins College. Chambliss told WKMG he plans to put the flag in a box, burn it, and then scatter the ashes in the pond and wetlands area. ...

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  19. Web analytics in action in higher edRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | University Business

    ... adds. The tighter web analytics data is segmented, the more useful and actionable it is. That's the plan at Rollins College in Florida. Marketing and web officials have been tracking the top 10 pages people visit on the Rollins.edu site, says ...

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  20. Confederate flag burning on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Click Orlando

    ... the chair of the Department of History and coordinator of the Africa & African-American Studies program at Rollins College will coordinate the ceremony and plans to put the flag in a box, and burn it, and then scatter the ashes into the pond in the ...

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