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Chester Resident Headlines Storytelling Festival - Apr. 25-26
Chester resident Tom Lee is one of four headliners for the 33rd Annual CT Storytelling Festival held at Connecticut College in New London.
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Texans and Oklahoma City bomber - all the same to Reuters / Connecticut College professor
Reuters makes no apologies for a leftist college professor who says the Oklahoma City bomber and Texans should be studied as one phenomenon.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
State salutes Steel House success
The Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation recently presented Connecticut College with an Award of Merit for its Steel House renovation project.
Connecticut College presents calligraphy exhibition
Everyone knows what calligraphy is. To be classy, you hire someone with really good penmanship to do your wedding invitations in swirling script - rather than order them in bulk from Matrimony R Us.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Branching out at Conn College
Waed Athamneh, assistant professor of Arabic Studies at Connecticut College, leads a session of her Intermediate Arabic class under a tree Thursday on the lawn by Harkness Chapel.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
'Naked and Afraid' star enjoying life back in NH
And Belmont's Laura Zerra, one of the show's stars, understands that. The road to television stardom was an odd one for the Massachusetts native who made Belmont her home four years ago.
Conn College coach placed on leave after drug arrest
The head water polo coach at Connecticut College was placed on administrative leave Wednesday following his arrest in New London Tuesday on drug possession charges.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
UW Bothell hands out 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award
Benjamin Gardner is the recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award. Gardner is an assistant professor in the UW Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Katherine Bergeron inaugurated as Conn College's 11th president
In a ceremony that touched upon history, personality and community, Connecticut College on Saturday morning formally inaugurated Old Lyme native Katherine Bergeron as its 11th president.
Bergeron inaugurated as Connecticut College head
Bergeron was formally installed Saturday during the Founders Day Inauguration ceremony featuring music that officials say reflects her roots as professor of musicology and growing global connections for the liberal arts college.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Why Connecticut College Will No Longer Be Performing The Vagina Monologues
A Letter to Eve Ensler and V-Day, As an activist, it is my deepest responsibility to accept constructive criticism and to be open to the idea that my work can be problematic - especially when coming from a place of racial, economic and cisgender privilege.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
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Pilobolus brings its delightful dance experience to Wharton Center
It was an unlikely place to start a dance company -- the campus of Dartmouth College, an Ivy League school, which back in 1971 was still all male.
Art, music at Lincolnville library
The spring series of presentations and concerts will begin Wednesday, April 16, at 7 p.m. at Lincolnville Community Library, 208 Main St./routes 173/52 in Lincolnville Center.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Shame on Connecticut College
It is interesting that Ruth Simmons, president emerita of Brown University, will give the keynote speech this Saturday when Katherine Bergeron, a former dean at Brown, is inaugurated here in New London as the 11th president of Connecticut College.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
New Conn College president focusing on curriculum reform, relations with city
Connecticut College President Katherine Bergeron, center, chats with sophomores Jessie Durning, left, of Chicago and Caroline Noonan of Boston Thursday during the reception for Bergeron at the Thames Club in New London.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Waldo County Extension Association awards scholarship to Anastasia Tsomides
Joyce Weaver, Waldo County 4-H Community Education Assistant awarding Anastasia Tsomides a check for $500 as the winner of the 2013 Extension Association Scholarship.
Exhibit focuses on 'casino urbanization'
The region's two casinos brought dramatic changes to southeastern Connecticut, transforming neighborhoods and altering the physical and cultural landscape in ways that can make long-term residents and governments react with fear and resentment, experts on "casino urbanization" said at a daylong conference on the topic Saturday.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Trisha Brown Dance's last tour comes to Conn
The 77-year-old, who has had health issues, stepped back from running the long-running company that bears her name.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Danbury teacher proves age no
After all, though she's just retired after 28 years from what could be viewed as her third career -- teaching Spanish at Broadview Middle School -- she's not ready to rest on her laurels.
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center leader Maggie Jones to be honored
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center Executive Director Maggie Jones will be honored Thursday with the Goodwin-Niering Center Alumni Environmental Achievement Award for her more than 20 years of leadership in environmental education and land conservation.