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Tuesday Jul 8 | Boston.com

Can You Guess The Most Expensive Colleges in Mass.?

In case you weren't already overwhelmed with thinking about the cost of higher education, The US Department of Education recently released its rankings of the country's highest and lowest college tuitions and net prices using data from the 2012-2013 school year.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, UMass Amherst

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Art Daily

An exhibition of works from the Marieluise Hessel Collection on view at Bard College

Ilene Segalove, All of My Pants Except The Ones I was Wearing - Fronts. All of My Pants Except The Ones I was Wearing - Backs, 1974.

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Hudson Becomes Valley of the Art Galleries

If the art-world establishment jets around the globe from biennial to biennial, often within the span of weeks, what's a two-hour drive? In Hudson, N.Y., along the river in Columbia County and reachable by car or Amtrak, cheap rents have proven attractive to a host of full-time artists.

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Related Topix: Hudson, NY, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Kinderhook, NY, Opinion

Financial Times

Trisha Brown, Bard SummerScape, Upstate New York

In her early dances, Trisha Brown eschewed the trappings of theatre. The work was transparently utilitarian, setting out problems and solving them in galleries, on rooftops and down the sides of buildings, without lighting or music or costumes.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

North Adams: Berkshire United Way grant funds a Berkshire County Goes to Collegea

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts has received a grant award of $11,000 from the Berkshire United Way to support Berkshire County Goes to College, an annual event held by The Berkshire Compact for Education and MCLA.

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Related Topix: Berkshire County, MA, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts , North Adams, MA, Adams, MA, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

BroadwayWorld.com

Oboist Claire Brazeau Appointed to Los Angelas Chamber Orchestra

Music Director Jeffrey Kahane has named Claire Brazeau to second oboe of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra .

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel, Switzerland Travel, Europe Travel, Arts, Opera, Symphony

Examiner.com

Hofstra adopts test-optional admission policy

Hofstra is going test optional, the large Long Island private university stated on its website last week.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Hofstra University, New York, Wesleyan University, Wake Forest University

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Albany Times Union

Stirring curtain call for Trisha

After a four-decade career, Trisha Brown retired from dance-making in 2012, and her company is now on an extended farewell tour.

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Related Topix: Entertainment

MacroBlog

The Implications of Flat or Declining Real Wages for Inequality

A recent Policy Note published by the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College shows that what we thought had been a decade of essentially flat real wages has actually been a decade of declining real wages.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Art Daily

Major exhibition of Anne Collier opens at The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College

This summer The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College presents a major exhibition of the artist, Anne Collier, tracing her career from 2002 to the present.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Cameras

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Art Daily

The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College Presents: Amy Sillman: one lump or two

This summer The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College presents Amy Sillman: one lump or two, a major traveling exhibition and the first museum survey of New York-based painter Amy Sillman.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts

Thu Jun 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Bard SummerScape 2014 Features 25th Anniversary of Bard Music Festival, Now thru 8/17

The roots of Austro-German Romanticism will be explored at the 2014 annual Bard SummerScape festival, which once again offers a sensational summer of music, opera, theater, dance, film, and cabaret, keyed to the theme of the 25th anniversary season of the world-renowned Bard Music Festival , Schubert and His World.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Theater, Classical, Schubert, Symphony

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Medical News Today

Many blacklegged ticks infected with Lyme disease and babesiosis:...

People who get bitten by a blacklegged tick have a higher-than-expected chance of being exposed to more than one pathogen at the same time.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Sarah Lawrence College, Dutchess County, NY

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Milford Mirror

Three area valedictorians hailed from the same East Shore Middle School class

Officials at East Shore Middle School are quite proud: Three of the school's former students went on to be valedictorian of their respective high schools this year.

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Related Topix: West Haven, CT, Fairfield, CT, Bucknell University

Silicon Alley Insider

The Secret To Keeping Former Inmates Out Of Prison May Be A Liberal Arts Education

Bard College's prisoner education program - the Bard Prison Initiative - has found an unlikely way to motivate former inmates to stay out of jail, NPR reports.

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Related Topix: Drugs

NOLA.com

High-achieving Harvey teens are putting their summer to good use

Holding the keys to his car, 18-year-old Braxton Brown is ready for the road as he stands outside of the Office of Motor Vehicles in Harvey.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Blacklegged tick bites can hit you hard

It's summer and people should be careful about tick bites this time of year. A single tick bite can hit you with a double pathogen punch reported the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies on June 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Sarah Lawrence College, Dutchess County, NY

Sat Jun 21, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

A Former Drug Dealer Gives A Great Defense Of The Liberal Arts

In preparation for my visit to the 11th annual commencement ceremony of the Bard Prison Initiative , I sat down for a conversation with Donnell Hughes, an alumnus of the program.

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Related Topix: Prison, Drugs, Columbia University, Baruch College, City University of New York

Fri Jun 20, 2014

Infection Control Today

Single Tick Bite Can Pack Double Pathogen Punch

People who get bitten by a blacklegged tick have a higher-than-expected chance of being exposed to more than one pathogen at the same time.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Sarah Lawrence College, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Dutchess County, NY

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Book Review - Ending Poverty: Jobs, Not Welfare

The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College published a volume of Hyman P. Minsky's articles under the title: Ending Poverty: Jobs Not Welfare in 2013.

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