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Tuesday | Newsday

Early high school graduation: Pros and cons

Q. How do colleges view students who graduate a year early from high school? Is it a plus or a minus? A. "It used to be that your best and brightest were finishing quickly," says Sunil Samuel, director of admissions at Hofstra University in Hempstead.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Newsday

Liu Post vying for Start-Up Ny tax-free zone

LIU Post Tuesday could become the first private college on Long Island to win approval for a campus tax-free zone for businesses under Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's START-UP NY program.

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Related Topix: New York Institute of Technology

Sun Aug 17, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

From New Bedford to Bedford, New York, Alan Howard a voice for justice

Members of the Howard family of Bedford, New York, pose in front of the family home.

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Related Topix: Jena, LA

Thu Aug 14, 2014

South Shore Record

What's happening on Long Island this weekend

Visit Ariel's magical underwater kingdom in Plaza Theatrical Productions' staging of the "The Little Mermaid Jr." at the Long Island Children's Museum, Saturday and Sunday.

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Related Topix: Nassau County, NY, Glen Cove, NY, Huntington, NY, Hempstead, NY

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Times of India

Indian-origin academician Manjul Bhargava wins 'Nobel Prize' of Mathematics

Bhargava was among the four winners who have been awarded the Fields Medal, given out every four years.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Princeton University, Stanford University, World News, India, Chemistry

Business Wire

Junction Educationa Announces Launch of Its Behavioral Learning Platform

Junction seamlessly integrates open and premium web-based educational content and tools into engaging experiences.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Ipad, Mercy College, Montclair State University

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Newsday

Beekeeper offers honey of a lesson in Sands Point

Dozens of residents and their children buzzed around an interactive beekeeping demonstration Sunday -- much like drone bees crowd their queen to stay warm during winter -- and learned to harvest honey at Sands Point Preserve.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Apiculture, Science

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Milford resident honored at Hofstra University

Katelyn Day of Milford, a Journalism major at Hofstra, was inducted into Hofstra's chapter of Alpha Kappa Delta.

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Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society, Kappa Delta

South Shore Record

What's happening on Long Island this weekend

Lessons of the Holocaust to Teach Tolerance A contextualized history that explains the 1920s' increase of intolerance, reduction of human rights, and lack of intervention that enabled the persecution and mass murder of millions of Jews and others.

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Related Topix: Nassau County, NY, Glen Cove, NY, Huntington, NY, Hempstead, NY, Roslyn Harbor, NY

Thu Jul 31, 2014

South Shore Record

What's happening on Long Island this weekend

Lessons of the Holocaust to Teach Tolerance A contextualized history that explains the 1920s' increase of intolerance, reduction of human rights, and lack of intervention that enabled the persecution and mass murder of millions of Jews and others.

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Related Topix: Nassau County, NY, Glen Cove, NY, Huntington, NY, Hempstead, NY, Roslyn Harbor, NY

Newsday

Editorial: Stop the spin on Moreland probe

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announces his appointment for the Moreland Commission to investigate the State Legislature at Hofstra University Club in Hempstead on July 2, 2013.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Newsday

Cuomo: Corruption panel was a success

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announces his appointment for the Moreland Commission to investigate the State Legislature at Hofstra University Club in Hempstead on July 2, 2013.

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Related Topix: Hempstead, NY, Mafia, Onondaga County, NY

Albany Times Union

Kevin Law, the president of the Long Island Association on Monday ascended to be the chairman of the New York Gaming Facility Location Board.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Post-Standard

Achievers: St. John Fisher College students named first generation scholars

Sarah Bousquet , daughter of Tracey and Philip Bousquet, of Fayetteville, had her poem published in Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, and will be presented in Prague this September of the European Society of Criminology.

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Related Topix: Saint John Fisher College, Fayetteville, NY, Skaneateles, NY, Saint Joseph's University, Clarkson University

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Newsday

Civil War buff recreates armies and dioramas

Dennis Larkin, in his West Hempstead home on July 1, 2014, keeps a close eye on the Civil War miniatures he makes on a 1/32 scale.

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Related Topix: Civil War, _No Company, Walker Boys Studio, Video Games, West Hempstead, NY, Queens, NY, New York, NY

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