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Yesterday | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

Cleveland Partners With Private College For New Public High School

In today's job market, applicants need to be higher skilled and better educated in order compete for secure jobs at decent pay.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Cleveland, OH

Monday | Foreign Affairs

The Return of Geopolitics

WALTER RUSSELL MEAD is James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and Humanities at Bard College and Editor-at-Large of The American Interest .

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Art Daily

Boston-based artist Taylor Davis opens exhibition at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Taylor Davis's persistent sculptural engagement with the issue of orientation utilizes form, space, subject, identity, place, material, and language to make art that consistently calls what is known into question.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Painting, Arts, Massachusetts College of Art, Harvard University, Tufts University

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Free Republic

Yes, IQ Really Matters

The College Board-the standardized testing behemoth that develops and administers the SAT and other tests-has redesigned its flagship product again.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Nation

Wisdom Salad

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/18-Apr-2014/wisdom-salad For news details Read on : Wisdom Salad The first book by one of Pakistan's youngest writers, Muhammad Osman Ali Chaudhry , titled "Wisdom Salad" is now out through Aidos Imprint and has made its way to the major book stores in Lahore.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Arts, Poetry

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Washington Times

Pelosi to speak at Bard commencement, Bachmann at Oral Roberts

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will deliver the commencement address May 24 at Bard College, a liberal arts school nestled in the Hudson Valley about 100 miles north of New York City.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

FishBowl

Nancy Pelosi to Give Commencement Speech at Bard College

Bard College announced today that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will give the keynote address at this year's commencement ceremony on May 24th.

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Berkshire Eagle

ThinkFOOD from cheese to chickens at Bard College at Simon's Rock

Fresh eggs, maple cream, blue cheese -- even in early spring, before the asparagus is ready to pick, local farms have flavor to offer.

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Related Topix: Berkshire County, MA, Home Gardening, Home, Pittsfield, MA, Agriculture, Science

BroadwayWorld.com

The Celebrity Series of Boston Announces 2014-2015 Season

The Celebrity Series of Boston announced its 2014-2015 season today, marking 76 years of bringing the world's greatest performing artists to Boston.

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Related Topix: Symphony Hall (Boston, MA), Boston, MA, The Quartet, Jazz, Symphony, Arts

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Brooklynvegan

Weed touring, playing NYC shows w/ Audacity + Coathangers & Laced,...

Vancouver sludge rockers Weed released their debut album, Deserve , last year via Couple Skate Records and they're currently over in the US continuing to support it on tour.

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Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Slate Magazine

Yes, IQ Really Matters

The College Board - the standardized testing behemoth that develops and administers the SAT and other tests - has redesigned its flagship product again.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, New York, University of New Hampshire, University of Minnesota

MassLive.com

'ThinkFOOD' conference part of Bard College's new Center for Food Studies

A "ThinkFOOD" conference will be held April 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Bard College at Simon's Rock, as part of its newly created Center for Food Studies.

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Patch.com

Woman Indicted for Hit-and-Run Death of Winnetka Teen

The driver who prosecutors say was drunk when she ran into a group of Bard College students walking by the side of the road, killing a Winnetka teen and her friend , was indicted by a grand jury on 17 counts last week , including vehicular homicide and vehicular manslaughter, according to an article in the Poughkeepsie Journal.

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Related Topix: Winnetka, IL

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Post-Standard

63-year-old indicted on charges of vehicular manslaughter for killing 2 Bard College students

A 63-year-old woman has been indicted on charges including vehicular manslaughter in the deaths of two Bard College students.

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Related Topix: Poughkeepsie, NY, Dutchess County, NY, Red Hook, NY

Fri Apr 11, 2014

101.5-WQUT

Out with the SAT and in with Really, Really Hard Essays at Bard

The SATs are so early 2000s. This year, Bard College in New York allowed applicants to skip the headache of standardized tests altogether and instead write four high level academic essays.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

Bangor Daily News

Artist Lecture: Mary Walling Blackburn

The University of Maine Intermedia MFA program is pleased to announce the 6th presenter, Mary Walling Blackburn, for their Spring 2014 Visiting Artist Series co-sponsored by the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

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Related Topix: University of Maine, Skowhegan, ME, Painting, Arts, Orono, ME, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Stephen Porter: A late show for piano

You won't find the Tchaikovsky concerto in pianist Stephen Porter's repertoire. You also won't find concertos by Beethoven, Chopin or Brahms.

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Reveries

Apply Yourself

Bard College is "declaring war on the whole rigmarole of college admissions," reports Ariel Kaminer in The New York Time s .

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Poughkeepsie Journal

Local authors: The price of guiding Nero

At the center of the tumultuous life of Seneca, ancient Rome's pre-eminent writer and philosopher, is his appointment as tutor to 12-year-old Nero, future emperor of Rome.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Fed's Tarullo: Uncertainty Over Labor Market Slack Means Fed Must Proceed a oePragmaticallya

Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo on Wednesday said policy makers should proceed cautiously in judging when inflationary pressures are building in the economy, given uncertainty that surrounds just how much slack remains in the labor market.

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