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  1. Those we missed: History makers who didn't make the bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Betty Ann Jones - sold the business in the early 70s, but his family's legacy has continued. After attending Rollins College in Winter Park, he returned to this area to teach, becoming the county's first Superintendent of Public Instruction in 1915. ...

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  2. Orlando man wins $500K months after claiming $1M ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Forbes' list of most expensive cars in the world could all be yours. (https://www.facebook.com/Lamborghini) Rollins College has an undergraduate enrollment of 1,884. The MSRP of the 2013 Ferrari California is $198,190. That brings your total ...

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  3. Vote-skipping, casino gambling and a lead-footed judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... games in other parts of the state - could even lead to a gambling expansion later on. Congratulations to Rollins College on hiring its 15th president: Grant Cornwell , who comes with a strong reputation from the College of Wooster in Ohio. It's ...

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  4. Restaurant review: Umi in Winter ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Umi Japanese restaurant is the latest eatery to take up residence on the Rollins College edge of Park Avenue. The emphasis is on elegant sushi and sashimi as well as fusion fare from a robata grill.

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  5. Mad Cow Theatre's Science Play Festival is this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... ading will be followed by a talkback with the cast and scientists from the University of Central Florida and Rollins College.

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  6. Alexandra Hamrick Obituary, 50Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Vermont Standard

    ... Louisville, Kentucky on March 31, 1964. She graduated form Ballard High School Class of 1982, and attended Rollins College and graduated from Indiana University. She worked for General Electric before moving to Georgia. She will be remembered for ...

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  7. Theater review: 'Machinal' from Annie Russell TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... 8 p.m. If you're interested in the technically creative aspects of theater, this show has it all. And in the Rollins College production, directed by David Charles, the technical elements work together brilliantly to enhance the grim and disturbing ...

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  8. College Roundup: Strong day for Navy swim teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... The top-ranked Saints (4-0) erupted for 10 goals in the second quarter en route to a 17-6 regional win over Rollins College. LEHIGH WOMEN'S LACROSSE: Junior junior Kendall Garden (Archbishop Spalding) had a goal, an assist, three groundballs and ...

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  9. Compare and contrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Telegraph

    ... world's top-ranking universities, Harvard. But he dropped out of this place, too, eventually graduating from Rollins College in Florida. As a student, Arvind Kejriwal had created his own chances and seized them. Rahul Gandhi, on the other hand, had ...

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  10. College of Wooster president is moving to Rollins CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The Orlando Sentinel reports 57-year-old Grant Cornwell will become the 15th president of Rollins on July 1. He has led the College of Wooster since 2007. He replaces Lewis Duncan who resigned last year.

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  11. Rollins College hires 15th presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WFTV Orlando

    The leader of a liberal arts school in Ohio will be the next president of Rollins College. According to a local newspaper, 57-year-old Grant Cornwell will become the 15th president of Rollins on July 1. He has led the College of Wooster since 2007.

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  12. Rollins College Hires Grant Cornwell As 15th PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | News Talk Florida

    The Orlando Sentinel reports 57-year-old Grant Cornwell will become the 15th president of Rollins on July 1. He has led the College of Wooster since 2007. He replaces Lewis Duncan who resigned last year.

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  13. Rollins College names new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Business Journal

    Grant H. Cornwell , who currently serves as president of The College of Wooster in Ohio, has been elected the 15th president of Rollins College , the school's board of trustees announced late Thursday. Cornwell will begin his Rollins presidency on July 1, although he will be officially introduced to the faculty, staff and students on Feb. 20. "Grant Cornwell is a national and international champion of liberal education, an education especially tuned to Rollins' mission of global citizenship and responsible leadership," said David Lord, chairman of the Rollins College board of trustees.

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  14. College of Wooster president resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Daily Record

    Grant Cornwell, president of The College of Wooster, has been named the 15th president to lead Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla. He will wrap up his eighth year here June 30 and will begin at Rollins July 1. "Rollins appeals to my desire to continue advancing liberal education in the 21st century," Cornwell state in a release.

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  15. Rollins College hires its 15th presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The leader of a well-respected liberal arts school in Ohio was tapped Thursday as the next president of Rollins College in Winter Park. "I felt like this was a place that would feel like home," said Grant Cornwell, who will start July 1 as the 15th president in Rollins' 130-year history after leading College of Wooster since 2007.

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  16. Rollins College teams up with Victim Service Center to keep students safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WFTV Orlando

    Rollins College is teaming up with the Victim Service Center of Central Florida to keep students safe from sexual assault. "If there's something we can so to prevent even one from occurring on our campus, it's a success," said Abby Hollern, director of the Center for Inclusion and Campus Involvement.

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  17. Rollins College business plan competition returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A business plan competition that will award a total of up to $50,000 to Rollins College faculty, alum or students returns next month. The Venture Plan Competition, billed as a "Shark Tank"-like event, is hosted by the school's Crummer Graduate School of Business from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, March 26 at the Winter Park school.

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  18. Juilliard's Paul Jacobs plays tremendous organ recital at Knowles Memorial ChapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Examiner.com

    ... discovery and intellectual curiosity, which Jacobs conjured, is perfectly in keeping with the standards of Rollins College , a great liberal arts institution that fosters such humanistic values. The festival continues on February 20 with 'Concertos ...

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  19. BWW Review: MACHINAL Proves Rollins College Is One of Orlando's Best Theatre CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    One of the reasons that I especially enjoy going to quality collegiate theatre is that, while these programs want to have as many people in the audience as possible, for obvious exposure and financial reasons, they are far more focused on presenting interesting and challenging works that prepare their students for whatever artistic careers they eventually pursue. Rollins College's production of MACHINAL, running through February 21st, will not be for everyone, but thankfully, director and Department Chair Dr. David Charles has larger goals in mind for this program.

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  20. High-stakes testing: Rollins hosts discussion on hot education topicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Sentinel School Zone

    Rollins College will host a "community conversation" on high-stakes testing Saturday evening, a free event for anyone interested in learning about "parental rights to make informed choices regarding high stakes testing in public schools," according to a flyer for the event. The event comes as the testing's role in Florida public education takes center stage in the Florida Legislature this year and as the state gets ready to debut a new standardized exam next month.

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