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  1. Transcendental Meditation Makes A Comeback, With The Aim Of Giving BackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  2. Swiftly Tilting Theatre Project, Inc. to Present Radiance, the Passion of Marie Curie, 5/8-10Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Call Theatre, Albany Civic Theatre) as Paul, Atlantic Acting School Graduate, Kristen Brody as Jeanne, and Vassar College Graduate, Timothy Magidson as Terbourgie and Tornebladh. All performances are located at Joria Productions Mainstage Theater, ...

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  3. No such thing as evidence of innocence in campus sexual assault hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... have a "talk" with Nungesser about the encounter. Some people still buy it. A similar situation played out at Vassar College when Peter Yu introduced Facebook messages showing his accuser apologizing to him for the evening. She apologized for ...

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  4. Golf teams impress over weekend, women move on to NCAARead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Square News

    ... in four of their most recent tournaments. Mount Holyoke College finished second in the championship, and Vassar College came in third. The men finished fourth overall with a score of 661. Unlike the women, the men did not qualify for the NCAA ...

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  5. Largest Memorial Day Ceremony Returns To RoswellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Patch.com

    ... with her fighter pilot father, Brig. Gen. Robin Olds and movie star mother Ella Raines. She graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's degree in English and creative writing. Between 1979 and 2001, Christina held project management positions in ...

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  6. Exercise Won't Save Us: Sugar And Carbs Are Our Bodily DownfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  7. Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal Appears To Be DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Forbes.com

    I live in Los Angeles and I'm lucky enough to write about the thing I love most: movies. I'm a graduate of Vassar College and Northwestern University and for 15 years I worked at Forbes mostly covering the entertainment industry.

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  8. SUNY Potsdam welcomes J. Maarten Troost, along with a slew of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... University of Iowa, The College of New Jersey and the New York Institute of Technology. After graduating from Vassar College, Susi Wyss earned a master's degree in public health from Boston University and joined the Peace Corps. For the next 16 ...

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  9. Freshman golfer goes from Honolulu to NYURead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Washington Square News

    ... part in NYU's success this season - she set a school record for the lowest 36-hole tournament score at the Vassar College Invitational two weekends ago, shooting a 150 and finishing in second place out of 67 competitors. Participating in eight out ...

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  10. Mindfulness May Match Meds For Preventing Depression RelapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  11. New Research Says There Are 6 'Types' Of Obese Person. Why This Is And Isn't True.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  12. Museum of the City of New York Director Susan Henshaw Jones to retireRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Art Daily

    ... one of three founders of Creative Time, a non-profit devoted to art in the public realm. Ms. Jones attended Vassar College, where she graduated with a B.A. in English Literature. She received her MBA from Columbia University's Graduate School of ...

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  13. Grammy-nominated musician will play the Beckerath Organ at St. Stephen's Church.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Item

    ... Classical Moments of 2008." In addition to a busy and active concert schedule, Archer is college organist at Vassar College, and director of the music program at Barnard College, Columbia University, where she conducts the Barnard-Columbia Chorus. ...

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  14. Is Marriage the New Counterculture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | PsychCentral

    ... home of the late 1960s hippie movement, her response might not surprise you. I knew Christin is smart, a Vassar College graduate, and I knew she was married, because I'd checked out the store's website. According to Wikipedia, "A counterculture a is ...

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  15. Why It Matters That A Woman Is Still Directing 'Wonder Woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Forbes.com

    I live in Los Angeles and I'm lucky enough to write about the thing I love most: movies. I'm a graduate of Vassar College and Northwestern University and for 15 years I worked at Forbes mostly covering the entertainment industry.

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  16. Vassar College ruling highlights sex-assault reporting questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Times Herald-Record

    After a night of heavy drinking and sex in 2012, two Vassar College students traded Facebook messages suggesting the encounter was consensual.

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  17. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Vassar College Filed By Student Expelled For Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Switched

    A federal judge has dismissed a gender discrimination lawsuit against Vassar College filed by a male student who was expelled for sexual assault. U.S. District Judge Ronnie Abrams of New York on March 31 dismissed the suit, filed by former student Xiaolu Peter Yu, who had contended the liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, violated its own policies and the gender equity law Title IX in finding him responsible for sexual assault.

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  18. Vassar ruling highlights sex-assault reporting questionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Marietta Times

    After a night of heavy drinking and sex in 2012, two Vassar College students traded Facebook messages suggesting the encounter was consensual. "I'm really sorry I led you on," the woman wrote, adding, "I had a wonderful time last night."

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  19. Vassar Pushes Past Tigers Twice in DoubleheaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Hudson Valley Press

    The Rochester Institute of Technology plated 26 runs over two games Sunday, as the Tigers handed the Vassar College baseball team a pair of Liberty League losses with scores of 11-2 and 15-1 in action from Tiger Stadium. The Tigers posted eight runs in the top of the seventh in game one of the day, opening up a 3-2 lead in earning the first win of the afternoon.

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  20. Federal court backs Vassar's ouster of student in sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | New York Daily News

    A Manhattan federal judge has backed Vassar College's decision to expel a male honors student in an alleged sex case.

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