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  1. Bonus Quote of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  2. How to Deal with So Many Presidential CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  3. Bonus Quote of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  4. Depression Ups The Risk Of Many Health Problems: More Reasons To Get Treated NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | 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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  5. Quote of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  6. Trigger Warnings, Safe Spaces, And The College Mental Health Crisis Media Coverage IgnoresRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Media Matters for America

    ... their campuses. However, I know at least some of them are, because that's exactly what I did. When I attended Vassar College from 2008 to 2012, I sought therapy on campus in part to recover from my own experience of abuse. The campus health services ...

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  7. Bully v. Bullied: Lauren Frankel on 'Hyacinth Girls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Examiner.com

    ... Hyacinth Girls (Crown, $25.00), which was published earlier this month. She received her BA in English from Vassar College and has since worked with young people, as both an educator and librarian, in the US and the UK. Ms. Frankel also holds an MA ...

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  8. Kudos to the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation and the inaugural winner of its $1M prize, Vassar.Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Whitney Tilson's School Reform Blog

    ... winner of the money - from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation , which also runs a large scholarship program - is Vassar College . Almost one in four Vassar students have family incomes low enough to qualify for federal Pell grants. Among colleges with a ...

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  9. Jodi Picoult on the Darker Side of Fairy Tales and Writing with Her DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Phoenix New Times

    In the last couple weeks, New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult 's daughter, Samantha van Leer, had to have a special meeting with a dean at Vassar College to move her statistics final. Picoult says she respects her daughter, a sophomore at Vassar, for keeping her success as an author under wraps.

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  10. Alumnifire Launches Digital Networking Platform That Allows Alumni To ...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | PRWeb

    ... for some time and we're excited to see how our alumni network grows." Additional beta partnerships include Vassar College and Connecticut College. Alumnifire communities have been launched by alumni at Princeton University, University of ...

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  11. As graduation season begins, Orange honors 'Super Scholars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... High School, Principal Jenny Gibson-Linkh has five seniors she's dubbed "the Vassar girls," all admitted to Vassar College. Clarisel Paulino, one of the five, initially did not plan to apply to Vassar or any school outside Florida. "I just didn't ...

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  12. Westhampton Beach Names Valedictorian, SalutatorianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    ... at the Immaculate Conception Church and volunteers for Maureen's Haven. She intends to study neuroscience at Vassar College in the fall. Salutatorian Harshil Mehta also has a number of academic accomplishments. He is an AP Scholar with Distinction, ...

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  13. Football Concussions Linked To Memory Problems In Retired NFL PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 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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  14. How 'Mad Men' Paved The Way For Netflix Original ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 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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  15. Roswell Prepares To Host Largest Memorial Day CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | 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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  16. Authors Jodi Picoult And Daughter Talk About New Romance NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CTNow.com

    ... include many No. 1 New York Times best-sellers, often inspired by real events. Van Leer is a sophomore at Vassar College. Admission, which includes a copy of "Off the Page," is $19.99. For reservations and information, call 203-245-3959 or visit ...

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  17. Throwback Thursday: Jack Melville Made The Horse That Made George MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... horses and riders. He also served as a Master of the Rombout Hunt. "He trained at Hyde Park and taught at Vassar College. Jacquie Kennedy Onasssis rode there. He and Jacquie used to go for trail rides in Central Park," said his daughter, Mitch. Jack ...

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  18. Noah Trueblood Earns ECAC Qualifying TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Hudson Valley Press

    The Vassar College men's track team traveled to the University of Albany Purple & Gold Last Chance Meet Saturday, and freshman Noah Trueblood posted a personal-best time of 9:34.54 in the steeplechase to earn a spot in the ECAC Championships. Trueblood finished fourth in the race, as he was the top Division III runner while chalking up the 17th best time in the 3000 meter steeplechase this year in the ECAC.

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  19. Josephine BrunoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... who was from an old Irish family in Maryland. Josie went to the Summit School for Girls and graduated from Vassar College in 1940, where she majored in music and studied languages. During the Second World War, she worked as a nurse's aide at a U.S. ...

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  20. NY's Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center buys Baroque masterworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College's art museum, recently made a major acquisition: The Finding of Moses, a Florentine Baroque oil painting by Jacopo Vignali , Art Daily reports. "This work of art stands as a perfect example of the gravitas and decorum of the finest art in Florence," said James Mundy, the Anne Hendricks Bass Director of the Art Center.

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