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Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Humanities for all Worcester

There is a recurring debate that has spilled onto the pages of mainstream media lately about the value of studying the humanities and whether the humanities are "in decline."

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Peter Dinklage And Taylor Schilling To Star In Turgenev Play

Game Of Thrones star Peter Dinklage is set to hit the New York stage with Orange Is The New Black actress Taylor Schilling for his wife's new adaptation of Ivan Turgenev's comedy A Month In The Country .

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Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, Taylor Schilling, Peter Dinklage

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Museum of the Moving Image to Host Hou Hsiao-hsien Retrospective, 9/12-10/13

Hou Hsiao-hsien, the leading figure of the Taiwanese New Cinema movement, is one of the most important and influential filmmakers to emerge over the past three decades.

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Related Topix: World News, Taiwan, Columbia University

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Stormwater pollution to be studied at Lake Mansfield

The town has been awarded a $30,000 grant to fund efforts to monitor the impact of pollution and stormwater runoff in Lake Mansfield.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts

Minnesota Monthly

Style Profile: Fionn Meade of the Walker Art Center

It's been only a few months since he moved to Minneapolis from Williamsburg, Brooklyn, but Fionn Meade is looking very much like a man who has landed in a well-fitting perch.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, Askov, MN, Finlayson, MN

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Dona t miss out on One Day U

Going back to school takes on new meaning for a group of lifelong learners on Sunday through a unique opportunity to spend a day in college without tests or homework.

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Examiner.com

A Life of the Roman Philosopher, Seneca

James Romm is a professor of classics at Bard College, and apparently a fan of the Roman philosopher Seneca , but as he points out, not all Romans of Seneca's day thought all that highly of him.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Montclair H.S. Student Who Started College Early, Makes Dean's List

Former Montclair High School student-athlete, Gabriel 'Gabe' Zimmerman, has earned a place on the dean's list for the 2014 spring semester at Bard College at Simon's Rock.

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Related Topix: Great Barrington, MA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Shakespeare & Young Company Stages Marina and Love Dance Tonight

Shakespeare & Young Company brings merriment, madness, tragedy and passion to the outdoor Rose Footprint Theatre with two original performances -- Marina and Love Dance -- short vignettes compiled from scenes of Shakespeare's work.

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Related Topix: Sarah Lawrence College, South Hadley, MA, Arkansas State University

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Times of Trenton

Princeton professor Scott Burnham to take part in Bard Music Festival

Scott Burnham, Princeton University's Scheide professor of music history, will be one of the resident scholars at this year's Bard Music Festival.

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Related Topix: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University, Symphony, Arts

Commercial Dispatch

Beef production pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says

Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new study says.

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Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Pork, Agriculture, Science

Myrtle Beach Online

Uncovering the mysteries of Steely Dan

Although they are on tour together as Steely Dan at the moment, Donald Fagen and Walter Becker have little reason to interact with the media.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steely Dan, Theater, Arts, Santa Rosa, CA, Entertainment

Times Herald-Record

College notes

Aaron Weiss of Swan Lake graduated from Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington, Mass., with an associate of arts degree in liberal arts.

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Related Topix: Swan Lake, NY, Smallwood, NY, New York, Port Jervis, NY, Monticello, NY

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

One Day University returns to Heritage Museum

Heritage Museums & Gardens will present for the second year the nationally acclaimed One Day University on Sunday, Aug. 17, on the grounds of the Sandwich museum.

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Related Topix: Boston University, American University

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Brandon Sun

Personal torment spurs environmental radicals in 'Night Moves': Eisenberg

An eco-terrorist's deep-rooted personal troubles are at the heart of Jesse Eisenberg's latest film, "Night Moves," but don't go digging for any clues to the origins of his torment.

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Related Topix: The Social Network, Jesse Eisenberg, Meek's Cutoff

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Minnesota Monthly

Style Profile: Fionn Meade of the Walker Art Center

It's been only a few months since he moved to Minneapolis from Williamsburg, Brooklyn, but Fionn Meade is looking very much like a man who has landed in a well-fitting perch.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, Askov, MN, Finlayson, MN

BroadwayWorld.com

Shakespeare & Young Company to Stage Marina and Love Dance, 8/13 & 15

Shakespeare & Young Company brings merriment, madness, tragedy and passion to the outdoor Rose Footprint Theatre with two original performances -- Marina and Love Dance -- short vignettes compiled from scenes of Shakespeare's work.

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Related Topix: Sarah Lawrence College, South Hadley, MA, Arkansas State University

Brooklynvegan

What Moon Things made a video; BV show w/ Placeholder, Muscle & Bone...

As mentioned before, we at BrooklynVegan are presenting a show at Palisades TONIGHT with Asheville '90s-emo lovers Muscle & Bone , Pennsylvania fuzz punks Placeholder , New Paltz emotive post-punks What Moon Things , and PA's Brand New-esque Young and Heartless .

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Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, New Paltz, NY

Foster's Daily Democrat

Beef pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says

Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new study says.

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Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Pork, Agriculture, Science

Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Review: Cabrillo Festival unleashes Bela Fleck, Mattingly, Norman

Opening night at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music was all that it should be: Three new works by three composers of vastly different temperaments and interests were performed.

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Related Topix: Bluegrass, Bela Fleck, University of Southern California, Music, Entertainment

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