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  1. '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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Books: Riding highRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the right thing." Born in 1949, and raised outside St Louis, Missouri, Smiley studied for her first degree at Vassar College. She moved to Iowa for a masters followed by a PhD, before starting to teach. In 1980, her debut novel, Barn Blind , ...

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  5. Books: Riding highRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the right thing." Born in 1949, and raised outside St Louis, Missouri, Smiley studied for her first degree at Vassar College. She moved to Iowa for a masters followed by a PhD, before starting to teach. In 1980, her debut novel, Barn Blind , ...

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  6. The digital Works of Samuel JohnsonRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Times Online

    In describing the publishing history of the Works of Samuel Johnson at the Dr's house recently , Professor Robert DeMaria, Jr, of Vassar College, the third general editor of the Yale edition, shared a few thoughts about the Yale digital version , which he and his colleagues launched this year. It is entirely reliant on the print edition, he said, but it has in a way its own ethos or character.

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  7. Aside From 'Gone Girl,' Golden Globes Mostly Skip Over Box Office WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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 I've been working at Forbes since 2001.

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  8. Really? Study Says Sugar May Actually Be Worse For Blood Pressure Than SaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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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  9. Howard B. Ackerman Receives Client Distinction Award in 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... experience and education, which includes a JD from American University and a Bachelor of Arts from Vassar College. He is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, as well as the states of Maryland and Virginia. He has recently been inducted ...

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  10. Stevens Drops Vassar Women's Basketball ScrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Hudson Valley Press

    Stevens Institute of Technology shot 53.3 percent in the opening half, building a big lead in knocking off the Vassar College women's basketball team 72-55 in non-conference play from the Athletics and Fitness Center Saturday afternoon. The win for Stevens snapped the win streak at home for the Brewers, which had spanned 10 games going back to the 2013-14 season.

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  11. Quarterbacks - "Pool"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Stereogum

    ... @ Silent Barn 01/20 New Brunswick, NJ @ Cooler Ranch 01/21 New Paltz, NY @ Team Love 01/29 Poughkeepsie, NY @ Vassar College

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  12. Roundup: Flagg, Hall named NECC Players of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Bennington Banner

    ... winter break, with Flagg and the women visiting New England College on Tuesday while Hall and the men host Vassar College on Wednesday. SCHENECTADY, N.Y. >> The Bennington Marauders swam at the December Super Splash at Union College last weekend, ...

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  13. Why It Doesn't Matter That Paul Rosolie Wasn't Eaten By An...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | 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 I've been working at Forbes since 2001.

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  14. BWW Exclusive: Behind the Scenes at NTI - Company ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from schools across the country including Connecticut College, Sarah Lawrence College, Oberlin College, Vassar College , Drake University, Kenyon College, University of Tampa, Bowdoin College, University of Missourri, Hampshire College, Skidmore ...

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  15. An Insider's Account of Open HillelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Commentary Magazine

    ... "inclusivity and open discourse," and it is hard to be against those things, it has attracted some support. Vassar College and Swarthmore's Hillel organizations have officially rejected the Standards of Partnership and declared themselves Open ...

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  16. Michael Moynihan: Why It Was Right To Scrutinize The Uva Rape Story. ...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Instapundit.com

    Back in the 1990s, a dean at Vassar College told Time magazine that a false accusation is not only an acceptable price to pay, but might even benefit the falsely accused: "[The wrongly accused] have a lot of pain, but it is not a pain that I would necessarily have spared them. I think it ideally initiates a process of self-exploration.

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  17. Dartmouth partners with Posse FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Concord Monitor

    Dartmouth College is partnering with a youth leadership and college access organization to provide full tuition scholarships to groups of veterans. Joining Vassar College and Wesleyan University, Dartmouth is the third institution to join The Posse Foundation's Veterans Program, which has set a goal of expanding to a dozen top colleges and universities in the next five years.

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  18. Margeret "Margot"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... her sisters were raised by her aunt Mary (Thom) and uncle Jack Mylrea in Rhinelander, WI. She graduated from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, in 1939, and then studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Fountainbleau, France, and the Pennsylvania ...

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  19. A college isn't green if it's not safe for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Grist Magazine

    Vassar College is probably the most beautiful place I will ever live in my life - and that's fine, because it set the bar impossibly high. The whole campus is a meticulously cared-for arboretum, and the grounds are covered in over 200 species of trees and countless more native plants.

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  20. Bethlehem Catholic graduate, Kutztown University back in women's rugby Division II Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NJ.com

    ... finals. The Golden Bears then beat Stonehill College in the Sweet 16 and rallied for a last-minute win over Vassar College in the Elite Eight. "Our team has faced many injuries this season, four ACL tears, and many other injuries that girls have ...

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