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  1. Fencing foils Sacred HeartRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Washington Square News

    The men's and women's fencing teams concluded their regular season with mixed results on Tuesday at Coles Sports Center. The Violets faced some of their toughest competition of the season, hosting Division I schools Columbia University and Sacred Heart University and DIII Vassar College.

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  2. Obituary: Trailblazing Minnesota legislator Sally Luther dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Star Tribune

    ... attorney Clark Fletcher and Alice Fletcher, then the "Grande Dame" of Deephaven. Luther graduated from Vassar College in 1940 with a degree in drama and served as class correspondent for the rest of her life. At Vassar, she became acquainted with ...

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  3. Historians fault Japan on 'comfort women' flakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | China Daily

    ... according to Peipei Qiu, professor of Chinese and Japanese and director of the Asian Studies Program at Vassar College, New York. The issue is controversial in Asia, especially when the Japanese government recently offered a different interpretation ...

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  4. Actors From The London Stage to Present MACBETH at Notre Dame This WeekRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actors From The London Stage , a self-directed ensemble of five professional British actors, will present William Shakespeare 's Macbeth at the historic Washington Hall on the campus of the University of Notre Dame this week, February 11, 12, and 13, 2015 at 7:30pm. These performances are part of a national tour for this production with stops at Texas A&M University, Valparaiso University, Principia College, Vassar College , the University of Wyoming, and the University of North Carolina - Charlotte.

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  5. Jon Stewart Leaving 'The Daily Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | 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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  6. Printer embraces computing ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Times Herald-Record

    ... with a series of exhibits and talks. Exhibitions are planned for the Grolier Club in New York City and Vassar College, which has a repository of the printer's books. A talk is planned for Houghton Library at Harvard, where Pontifell created ...

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  7. 'Bad Jews' is a damn-good timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... of Poppy, a Holocaust survivor whose funeral was just that afternoon. There are old beefs between Vassar College senior Daphna and her hipster-chic cousin Liam, who missed the funeral of their beloved patriarch due to dropping his iPhone off an ...

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  8. Alice in Wonderland, Lincoln, New Orleans, Lunar New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Newsday

    ... related exhibits. Other U.S. venues for Alice150 events include Harvard, the University of Maryland and Vassar College. The Charles M. Schultz Museum in Santa Rosa, California, which honors the creator of the "Peanuts" cartoon, will open a "Peanuts ...

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  9. 150 years of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... related exhibits. Other U.S. venues for Alice150 events include Harvard, the University of Maryland and Vassar College. The Charles M. Schultz Museum in Santa Rosa, California, which honors the creator of the "Peanuts" cartoon, will open a "Peanuts ...

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  10. Travel new and now: Alice in Wonderland, , Lincoln funeral 150th, New Orleans, Lunar New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... related exhibits. Other U.S. venues for Alice150 events include Harvard, the University of Maryland and Vassar College. The Charles M. Schultz Museum in Santa Rosa, California, which honours the creator of the "Peanuts" cartoon, will open a "Peanuts ...

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  11. a Westminster College to Bring Josip Novakovich to CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Westminster College

    ... of Danuvar. He moved to the United States at the age of 20. He received a bachelor of arts in psychology from Vassar College, a master of divinity from Yale University, and a master of arts in English/Creative Writing from the University of Texas at ...

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  12. 7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | 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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  13. Barbara W. QuattroneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Cape Cod Times

    Barbara Williams Quattrone died on Feb. 5, 2015. Born in New York City in 1921, Barbara attended the Madeira School in Fairfax County, VA, received a B.A. from Vassar College and an M.L.S. from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY.

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  14. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | North Country Now

    The St. Lawrence University men's basketball team hit 13 three pointers, the most since November of 2009, in an impressive 78-65 win over Vassar College in Canton, NY on Saturday afternoon. The Saints, who had 10 threes in the first half, had five players in double-figures including Kyle Edwards' team-high 18 points.

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  15. Touring Shakespeare group to perform 'Macbeth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Times Herald-Record

    POUGHKEEPSIE – Actors From The London Stage, one of the oldest touring Shakespeare theater companies in the world, will be performing "Macbeth" Feb. 26-28 at Vassar College at 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.

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  16. UberMedia Appoints Former Yahoo! Executive Eric Aledort as Chief Business Development OfficerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Freshnews

    ... company and was an associate at Sidley & Austin in New York City. He received a bachelor's degree from Vassar College, a master's degree in International Diplomatic History from the London School of Political Science and Economics, and his juris ...

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  17. EXCLUSIVE-U.S. FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to step down - sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | AlertNet

    ... Hamburg comes from a distinguished medical family. Her mother was the first African-American woman to attend Vassar College and to earn a degree from Yale University School of Medicine. (Editing by Ian Geoghegan)

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  18. Clarkson basketball teams look to close on playoff bidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Clarkson University basketball teams will look to move one step closer to clinching post-season bids as they get set to host Liberty League rivals Bard College and Vassar College this Friday and Saturday. With only six games to play, including two this weekend, the Clarkson men could potentially lock up a playoff spot with a sweep this weekend at Alumni Gymnasium.

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  19. The Most Powerful Ways To Beat DepressionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | 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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  20. MasterMind 2015 Honorable Mention: BookleggersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Miami New Times

    ... a relationship with books -- from when he was a kid in Miami running around local bookstores to a student at Vassar College working in the library. Balancing his writing with Bookleggers is the ideal. "I think a lot of people, especially freelance ...

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