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  1. How a nice Jewish girl became comedy's 'dirty nerdy'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... High School, an audition-only, academically rigorous and tuition-free liberal arts school, and graduated from Vassar College. A year out of school saw the beginnings of Klein's comedy career take shape - but not in any expected way for most ...

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  2. Oops! Johns Hopkins mistakenly welcomes wrongaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester County Times

    ... because they were admitted, but that was wrong. Similar mistakes have been reported at Fordham University, Vassar College and at the University of California at San Diego, which in 2009 mistakenly sent acceptance emails to all 46,000 students who ...

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  3. 'Night Before Christmas' Retrial Finds Poem MisattributedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | FindLaw

    ... The family's claims were bolstered by a recent book on the poem written by a literary forensics expert from Vassar College. Although the proceedings in the mock trial -- which featured actors playing ghosts -- certainly strayed far from the rules of ...

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  4. Local writer's debut novel evokes childhood challenges, joysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | J

    ... great to me," Ehrlich said. "It's allowed me to have a pretty positive Jewish identity." Ehrlich attended Vassar College in New York state, and a few years later came to the Bay Area to spend the summer with a friend. She never went back. She worked ...

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  5. Johns Hopkins mistakenly welcomes wrong studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... because they were admitted, but that was wrong. Similar mistakes have been reported at Fordham University, Vassar College and at the University of California at San Diego, which in 2009 mistakenly sent acceptance emails to all 46,000 students who ...

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  6. Johns Hopkins mistakenly sends welcome letters to wrong studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... because they were admitted, but that was wrong. Similar mistakes have been reported at Fordham University, Vassar College and at the University of California at San Diego, which in 2009 mistakenly sent acceptance emails to all 46,000 students who ...

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  7. Johns Hopkins' Accidental Welcome Letter Dupes 294 Rejected ApplicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    ... are on this list because you are admitted to MIT!" before admissions decisions were made. Fordham University, Vassar College, and the University of California at San Diego have also made similar gaffes in recent years. Twitter users quickly reacted ...

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  8. Exclusive US university mistakenly says 'yes' to hundreds of rejected applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Age

    ... in recent years. Fordham University gave false news of acceptance to 2500 applicants in December 2013; Vassar College incorrectly informed 76 students that they had been accepted into the school in January 2012; and one of the most glaring mistakes ...

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  9. Hopkins applicants sent out erroneous acceptance emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to parents of 60 students saying their children had been admitted. Nationally, Fordham University, MIT, Vassar College and UCLA are also reported to have sent out erroneous acceptance letters. O'Shea said that Hopkins is working with the vendor to ...

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  10. Yoga May Help Prevent Heart Disease, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Johns Hopkins mistakenly says 'yes' to hundreds of rejected applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Washington Post

    ... reported in recent years. Fordham University gave false news of acceptance to 2,500 applicants last December; Vassar College incorrectly informed 76 students that they had gotten into the school in January 2012; and one of the most glaring mistakes ...

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  12. Johns Hopkins mistakenly approves hundreds of rejected applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in recent years. Fordham University gave false news of acceptance to 2,500 applicants in December 2013; Vassar College incorrectly informed 76 students that they had gotten into the school in January 2012; and one of the most glaring mistakes came ...

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  13. Today*s Star- Mark RonsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Star999.com

    ... fun to listen to. Mark Ronson grew up in England but went to college in the U.S. at New York University and Vassar College. He started experimenting with the New York City club scene and was exposed to all kinds of music. He started DJing regularly ...

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  14. National Archives Holds Free Records Lectures in December and JanuaryRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PressReleasePoint

    ... first Wednesday of each month. Rebecca Edwards, Eloise Ellery Professor of History and Department Chair at Vassar College, will discuss her research in petitions sent to Congress for her topic, "Sex on the Frontier: Fertility and America's ...

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  15. Boston taps new Zoning Board of Appeals chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Business Journal

    ... Roslindale resident, is the first woman to serve as chair of the ZBA. She holds an undergraduate degree from Vassar College and a master's degree in city and regional planning from Pratt Institute.

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  16. Report: Colleges Begin To Loosen Campus Speech CodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Daily Caller

    ... freedom of speech in importance (schools so exempted include Brigham Young University, Baylor University, and Vassar College). Despite the heavy glare of so many red light ratings, the numbers represent a significant improvement over time according ...

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  17. New Zoning Board of Appeals Chair, Christine AraujoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | City of Boston

    ... was appointed to the BOA and was later served as the Board Secretary. She has an undergraduate degree from Vassar College and a Master's degree in City and Regional Planning from Pratt Institute. BOA members are appointed by the Mayor to serve ...

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  18. '60 Minutes' Explores The Rise Of Mindfulness Meditation -- And How It Can Change The BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | 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. Barbara Greenleaf Joins Antioch University Santa Barbara as Director of Institutional AdvancementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Noozhawk

    ... institution realize its full potential as an educational force in Santa Barbara." Upon graduation from Vassar College , she worked at The New York Times and then went on to become a contributing editor at McCall's magazine. Her other corporate ...

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  20. Burning in the Dark: On Freedom and RememoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Gawker

    Cheikh Athj is a black junior at Vassar College. He spends his spare time dancing, writing, crying, trying to heal, and reminiscing about the boring but comforting warmth of L.A. Pa leggi wa leggi leggi.

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