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  1. Cashing "inn" on higher education's entrepreneurial opportunitiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | University Business

    ... enterprises can be counted on to provide a financial boost-even to higher education institutions. Here at Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla., a $12.5 million gift from the Harold Alfond Foundation helped us build a 112-room inn that meets our need ...

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  2. Yankees Minor League Roundup For April 18thRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    ... ello, NY. He received his degree in English and Physics from Union College, and recently finished his MBA at Rollins College in Orlando, Florida.

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  3. Mark Teixeira Is Feeling Healthy And Ready For A Return To PinstripesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yanks Go Yard

    ... ello, NY. He received his degree in English and Physics from Union College, and recently finished his MBA at Rollins College in Orlando, Florida.

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  4. Office on the goRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | University Business

    ... told me, 'I go out at 7:30 in the morning and I don't have to come back until lunch." Facilities workers at Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla., have been using iPod Touch devices for the past few years and web-based software called Maintenance ...

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  5. Rollins student makes documentary in effort to keep Fern Creek Elementary from closingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | WFTV Orlando

    ... of two kindergarten through eighth grade schools. WFTV's Karla Ray found out why a group of students from Rollins College is now joining the fight to keep the school open. Fern Creek has kept low-income children warm and fed during tough times. ...

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  6. Art events in and near Orlando include college exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... these previews, which show what our next generation of artists can produce and where art is headed. Rollins College 's aptly titled "Emergence" exhibit opens Friday, April 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum. The show, which ...

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  7. Thursday: Church Street Antiques Open House, Ribbon-Cutting ScheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    ... Davidson started working in a fine antique store and organizing large antique shows when she graduated from Rollins College. She continued her antique business in Australia while raising three daughters. For many years, she was a dealer on the side ...

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  8. Rollins student screening documentary about Fern Creek closure plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Sentinel School Zone

    Fern Creek Elementary School student Noa Ramos listens to Danny Powell, curator of education at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, during the students' annual visit to Rollins College, in Winter Park, Tuesday, March 19, 2013.

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  9. Thirteen Indian River County students take top awards at state science fairRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | TCPalm

    ... Winner Awards; a scholarship nomination from New College of Florida; a $20,000 scholarship nomination from Rollins College Cram Scholarships; $150 from Florida Agriculture in the Classroom; $100 from Florida Entomological Society We would also like ...

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  10. Rollins College mixes Shakespeare, improv in new showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... "The Lost Comedies of William Shakespeare," but he did inspire the production debuting Friday, April 18, at Rollins College . The real authors That's because "Lost Comedies" combines stagecraft and improv comedy. Audience members provide 20 key ...

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  11. New documentary by Ken Burns presents modern twist on the Gettysburg AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... conversation last week from New York, where he had landed after spending the previous day giving a speech at Rollins College in Winter Park. "The Address" may be one of the more difficult projects of yours to reduce to a sound bite. "Baseball" is ...

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  12. Men's Second Varsity Eight Receives MAAC Weekly HonorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Marist Red Foxes

    ... place for Marist at the Knecht Cup, finishing the race in 6:11.06, in the heat. The boat beat out Bucknell, Rollins College, Rutgers, and George Mason. In the Grand Final, the Red Foxes placed third (6:11.98), behind Drexel and Hobart. The boat ...

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  13. Bach Festival Society Concert on 'Nationalism in Music' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park is pleased to present a talk by Dr. Mayhill Fowler on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at 1:00pm in the Bush Auditorium on the Rollins College campus.

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  14. Exploring Winter Park's rich historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2013 | The Miami Herald

    ... blocks off Park Avenue. Built largely with a $12.5-million grant from, and named after, major benefactors of Rollins College, the Alfond offers 112 rooms ranging up to 1,000 square feet. Smallish fitness room, pleasing outdoor pool; outstanding ...

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  15. Future Bear wants to save the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Orlando Weekly

    ... to Florida, but if you get outside the state, you get a better perspective on what is happening around here. Rollins College art professor Rachel Simmons took the search for perspective to the extreme by visiting both poles, and as an artist she is ...

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  16. Sunday freebies: 'And Then Came Tango,' Organist Christopher HoulihanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... For more information on the show, go to http://www.projecttangotour.com/ After the show, I drove over to Rollins College for the inaugural concert in the Faith Emeny Conger Visiting Organist Concert Series, in honor of John Oliver Rich, Rollins ...

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  17. Expanding course programming through streaming video conferencingRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | University Business

    Students at Arkansas' Hendrix College attend a weekly theater class at Rollins College, nearly a thousand miles away in Florida, without leaving their campus.

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  18. Common App names interim CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    ... Mark's School of Texas, assistant director of admissions at Williams College , and admissions counselor at Rollins College. While at St. Marks, Mr. Mott served as varsity soccer coach and taught AP Government. According to the email from Ms. Briggs, ...

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  19. New Alfond Hotel in Winter Park gets 4-diamond rating from AAARead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... now carry a four-diamond rating, but the Alfond stands out because it's a nonprofit venture. Owned by Rollins College and managed by the Olympia Cos., the 112-room property was built, in part, with a $12.5 million gift from the Harold Alfond ...

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  20. Men's Crew Competes at Knecht CupRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Marist Red Foxes

    ... Varsity Eight A boat took first place for Marist, finishing the race in 6:11.06. The boat beat out Bucknell, Rollins College, Rutgers, and George Mason. In the Grand Final, the Red Foxes placed third (6:11.98), behind Drexel and Hobart. The boat ...

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