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

    8 hrs ago | Political Wire

    ... Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and Christian Science Monitor. 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 ...

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  2. Ruth G. Versfelt, 88, Longtime Greenwich ResidentRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    ... and, she was the daughter of John and Grace Gerland. She was raised in Garden City, N.Y. She graduated from Vassar College in 1946, earning election to Phi Beta Kappa in her junior year and the Olive Lammert Prize in her major, chemistry, as a ...

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  3. Free to Breastfeed: Voices of Black Women, A New Book From Praeclarus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... Week. Anayah writes for the corresponding blog ( http://www.freetobreastfeed.com ). She earned a B.A. from Vassar College and is currently a student in the Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner program at Yale University School of Nursing. She ...

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  4. 21: Science's limit when it comes to the drinking ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | WHAS11

    ... your actions, isn't fully shaped until your late 20s. Abigail A. Baird, associate professor of psychology at Vassar College, has spent her career trying to understand what happens with the typical adolescent brain. "If I were queen for the day, I ...

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  5. Closer US, China ties in universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | China Daily

    This summer Steve Losos from Chicago, who attends Illinois Wesleyan University, and Fernando Braga, a New Yorker from Vassar College, were linked together because of the first ever US-China Student Summit in Beijing.

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  6. BSD On-Campus Activities Reminiscent of Nazi GermanyRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Hedgehog Blog

    ... I exaggerate, please read this account by Scholars for Peace in the Middle East of recent incidents at Vassar College, involving protests and disruption by Students for Jusice in Palestine ("SJP") of Vassar's International Studies 110 ("IS"), ...

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  7. New Transylvania president plans to listen, make changes slowly at a campus in need of healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... I couldn't be more optimistic." Carey has an extensive background in liberal arts: He majored in economics at Vassar College, then was hired by Fordham University straight out of graduate school with a doctorate in philosophy. He taught at the New ...

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  8. 21: Science's limit on the drinking ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | KOAT-TV

    ... your actions, isn't fully shaped until your late 20s. Abigail A. Baird, associate professor of psychology at Vassar College, has spent her career trying to understand what happens with the typical adolescent brain. "If I were queen for the day, I ...

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  9. Haitian Art Benefit at Christ ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... are 50-percent tax deductible. The Vassar Haiti Project is a registered non-profit organization, based at Vassar College, in Poughkeepsie. For the past 13 years it has been supporting education, health and sustainable development in the village of ...

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  10. Alcohol and the teen brain a bad mix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CNN

    ... your actions, isn't fully shaped until your late 20s. Abigail A. Baird , associate professor of psychology at Vassar College, has spent her career trying to understand what happens with the typical adolescent brain. "If I were queen for the day, I ...

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  11. Burroughs and Roosevelta s conservation connection topic of Brinkley talkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Times Herald-Record

    Historian and commentator Douglas Brinkley presents "John Burroughs, Theodore Roosevelt and the American Conservation Movement" at 7 p.m. July 15 at Vassar College, Taylor Hall 203 off Raymond Avenue.

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  12. Rauner Up Big in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Political Wire

    ... Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and Christian Science Monitor. 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 ...

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  13. Colleges to talk about services for veteransRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | University Business

    ... to SUNY New Paltz, confirmed attendees for the July 25 meeting include representatives from Marist College; Vassar College; Mount St. Mary College; and Dutchess, Ulster, Orange, and Columbia-Greene community colleges, among others. "Our No. 1 goal ...

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  14. How Scientists Uncovered Arctic Clues to a Past Where a Tiny Fern Changed the PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Scientific American

    ... against the sailors on board, who became increasingly suspicious about her gender. A 2001 paper by Vassar College's Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert recounts that "voyagers witnessed him [Baret] accompanying his master on all his expeditions amidst the ...

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  15. Kingston Holds Edge in Georgia RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Political Wire

    ... Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and Christian Science Monitor. 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 ...

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  16. BSD On-Campus Activities Reminiscent of Nazi GermanyRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Hedgehog Blog

    ... I exaggerate, please read this account by Scholars for Peace in the Middle East of recent incidents at Vassar College, involving protests and disruption by Students for Jusice in Palestine ("SJP") of Vassar's International Studies 110 ("IS"), ...

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  17. Nine Military Officers Demolish Fox's Benghazi "Stand Down" Order FableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Media Matters for America

    ... in media depictions of disability and women's rights. She holds a Bachelor's degree in History from Vassar College. Media figures across the board have endorsed right-wing author Dinesh D'Souza's latest film, America: Imagine a World Without Her , ...

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  18. Christopher Gattelli on Telling Love Stories Through Dance With Carrie Fisher, Robert Morse and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Playbill

    ... up by director-choreographer Christopher Gattelli ( Newsies ), currently playing at the Powerhouse Theatre at Vassar College, where it runs through July 13.

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  19. Cornerstone OnDemand Adds Etsy CFO Kristina Salen to its Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Freshnews

    ... global sector leader of media, internet and telecommunications. Salen holds a B.A. in Political Science from Vassar College and an M.B.A. from Columbia University. "Having first led investments in many of today's foremost technology companies, and ...

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  20. 'Dead and Breathing' among offerings at 2014 CATFRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... - and her new hospice caregiver, Veronika. "Dead and Breathing" playwright Chisa Hutchinson is a graduate of Vassar College who earned her master's of fine arts at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She's a native of Queens, N.Y. ...

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