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  1. Jackson HardinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... he said. So far, his many talents seem to be working in his favor. Hardin was recently accepted into Vassar College in New York, where he's contemplating a degree in English literature or photography. Although he's looking forward to attending his ...

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  2. Dispatches from the Open Hillel Movement: An IntroductionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tikkun Magazine

    ... and tired-as-hell-of-the-word -Zionists, landing them in the New York Times . Similar declarations at Vassar College and Wesleyan University soon followed. In the last year, Open Hillel has grown from a small group of student activists to an ...

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  3. Powerhouse Theater Training Program at Vassar College Now Accepting Summer ApplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    When they were still aspiring young artists Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar , TV star Josh Radnor , and Tony Award-nominated actress Melissa Erico each spent a transformative summer in the Powerhouse Theater Training Program. Now in its 31st year, the renowned annual program at Vassar College will run from June 19-July 26, 2015 and is currently accepting applications.

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  4. How Your Brain Sets You Up To OvereatRead the original story w/Photo

    15 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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  5. Indigenous Integrity: 'Cedars' to highlight Native American...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Columbia Spectator

    ... portrayals lack accuracy and even respect. Molly McGlennen, a contributing poet and associate professor at Vassar College, said. "It's almost like American identity itself is at risk if they don't evoke some of these native images in the way that ...

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  6. Men's volleyball improves rankingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Square News

    ... cing and playing hard." The Violets will be back in action when they travel to Poughkeepsie, New York to face Vassar College on Jan. 29.

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  7. Post Traumatic Super Delightful to Play Frigid New York, Beginning 2/18Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Nachtrieb (Molly Thacher Kazan Memorial Prize), The Vagina Narrative, 8: the Play by Dustin Lance Black ( Vassar College Theater). Assistant directing: SeaWife by Seth Moore and The Lobbyists ( Naked Angels ). Angela is a graduate of Vassar College ...

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  8. Reboots Like 'Ghostbusters' Are Great For Marketing, Not Necessarily Great For AudiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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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  9. Clarkson Races Past Vassar Women's HoopsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Hudson Valley Press

    Visiting Clarkson University snapped a six-game losing streak to the Vassar College women's basketball team, using a big first half to earn a 90-68 win over the Brewers in Liberty League play from the Athletics and Fitness Center Saturday. Clarkson fell behind 2-0 on a jumper by junior guard Alex Moon, but that was the last time the Golden Knights would trail.

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  10. Ragtime and Newsies Tony Winners Will Bring New Dance Musical In Your Arms to the Old Globe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Playbill

    ... but are all bound by love." The musical had its developmental premiere at the Powerhouse Theatre at Vassar College last summer. It features vignettes written by the likes of Douglas Carter Beane , Nilo Cruz , Christopher Durang , Carrie Fisher , ...

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  11. Recalibrating campus policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Cavalier Daily

    ... reports tensions between minority students and campus police forces at the University of Pennsylvania, Vassar College and Wake Forest University. In general, the issue of racial profiling and police officers' use of force has been especially ...

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  12. Will Ragtime and Newsies Tony Winners Bring New Dance Musical In Your Arms to the Old Globe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Playbill

    ... in San Diego. I can't wait for that!" The musical had its developmental premiere at the Powerhouse Theatre at Vassar College last summer. It features vignettes written by the likes of Douglas Carter Beane , Nilo Cruz , Christopher Durang , Carrie ...

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  13. Omega Names Meg Downey Chief Marketing OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | PRWeb

    ... 10 books, a magazine editor, and a television news show cohost. Downey also taught a journalism seminar at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie for nine years and has served on the boards of the Associated Press Media Editors, the National Conference of ...

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  14. Why The Super-Successful Get DepressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | 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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  15. YHC to NYC: Freedom flyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Examiner.com

    Young Harris College recently sent four students from their Inter Religious Council to New York City to learn about non-violent activism and to interact with culturally, religiously, and racially diverse students from many different colleges and universities. Other than Young Harris' four students, among these were representatives from, Bucknell University of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania; Manchester Community College of Manchester Connecticut; Northeastern University of Boston, Massachusetts; Trinity College of Hertford, Connecticut; University of Hartford of Hertford, Connecticut, and Vassar College of Poughkeepsie, New York.

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  16. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | North Country Now

    Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - Though recently bitten by the injury bug lately, the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team received contributions from all of its players in a 76-41 drubbing of Bard College on Friday evening. The Golden Knights improved to 11-4 overall and 4-2 in the Liberty League and will face Vassar College on Saturday afternoon.

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  17. Clarkson net Liberty League basketball sweep over BardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... drubbing of Bard. The Golden Knights improved to 11-4 overall and 4-2 in the Liberty League and will face Vassar College on this afternoon. Bard fell to 4-11 overall and 0-7 in conference games. Four players finished in double figures for the Golden ...

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  18. Can Coffee Reduce The Risk Of Skin Cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 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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  19. The neo-folk-tinged 'Song One' is tiresome in its preciousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... was quickly heralded as a parent-approved role model for young girls. She went on an acting hiatus to attend Vassar College, then completed her education at NYU. She was contractually obligated to reprise her role in "The Princess Diaries 2" in ...

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  20. Critical Thinking: Should Newspapers Embrace Technologies Like Oculus Rift?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Editor & Publisher

    ... storytelling and (hopefully) attract more readers, or are they just a passing fad? Marie Solis, 21, senior, Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) Solis is an English major with a correlate in Hispanic studies. She is the outgoing editor-in-chief of ...

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