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Rensselaer's Jackson ranks 9th in college president pay
Shirley Ann Jackson , president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, ranks ninth in the country for highest compensation packages among private college presidents.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Day Names Retiring Army Lt. Colonel Rosa County Chief of Staff
U.S. Army Lt. Colonel J. Guillermo Rosa faced challenging circumstances before, including a leadership position in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
College President Millionaires Club Grows With Zimmer Atop List
Robert Zimmer, president of the University of Chicago , drew compensation of $3.36 million in 2011, topping a list of 42 private college leaders that made more than $1 million.
St. Petersburg Times
Pay for U.S. college presidents continues to grow
Forty-two presidents of private colleges were paid more than $1 million in 2011, up from 36 for the previous two years, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual analysis of their latest available tax forms.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
U. of C. president tops national pay chart
The president of the University of Chicago earned $3.4 million in 2011, making him the highest-paid private university president in the country that year, according to a survey released Sunday.
More private college presidents earning over $1 million
As the dream of college remains unaffordable for many students and leaves others in mountains of debt, a growing number of private-college presidents are taking home more than $1 million a year.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Brandywine's Michael Hunter will continue baseball career at Marist
Michael Hunter knew nothing about Marist College and had never even heard of the Poughkeepsie, N.Y., school.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Marist students donate toys for local kids
This year, Marist College students and faculty have donated 902 gifts to low-income families in Dutchess County.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Poll: Clinton has big edge in advance of 2016 elections
At this early stage for the 2016 presidential campaign, it's Hillary's world, and everyone else just lives in it.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Film follows history of rowing on the Hudson
A locally produced film with a screening tonight in the City of Poughkeepsie takes a look at how everything about rowing on the Hudson has changed over the years except the river itself.
Canberra City News
Marist 'Mates' win community service award
Year 12 students from Marist College collect the prize. Far left is managing teacher Nathan Ahearne, right is principal Richard Sidorko and, back row, third from right, sponsor Mark Sullivan.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Hillary Clinton dominates early 2016 race; Warren gains on Biden as alternative
Hillary Clinton dominates the potential field of candidates for the Democratic nomination by huge margins, with a more than 5-to-1 advantage over her nearest rival and more than doubling the support of everyone else combined, according to a new McClatchy-Marist Poll.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
On the Run: An old hat, and new faces
An old winter hat, made of trusty and timeless wool. To me, as much as anything else, that old winter hat tells the story of the Mid-Hudson Road Runners Club Turkey Trot road race, held a week ago from Arlington High School in Freedom Plains.
FDR archive hits the Web
FDR is digital. A public database of 350,000 pages of archival documents and 2,000 historical photographs relating to the 32nd president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and his wife, Eleanor Roosevelt, can be accessed from any computer in a virtual research room dubbed "FRANKLIN," which went live at 10 a.m. Wednesday, a spokesman for the library said.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
IBM Will Minimize Impact of Future Disasters
Not even Mighty Big Blue can stop a hurricane. But. IBM and Marist College are testing a new cloud computing innovation that could help prevent disruptions in voice and data communications services caused by hurricanes and other natural disasters.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Forum on drinking water on tap for Tuesday
Town of Poughkeepsie resident Michael Pickett said he sometimes wonders how his drinking water is monitored.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Poll: Fracking opposition increases in New York
In this Jan. 23, 2012 file photo, Gillie Waddington of Enfield, N.Y., raises a fist during rally against hydraulic fracturing of natural gas wells at the Legislative Office Building in Albany, N.Y. President Barack Obama the f- word during his recent State of the Union speech nor did he mention the technology used to get it, known commonly as ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Newtown Bee
Newtown Connections In A Hawaiian Classroom
Elizabeth O'Brien , a former Newtown resident, met Scarlett Lewis, the mother of Jesse Lewis - a 12/14 victim - when Ms Lewis visited Kahalu'u Elementary School recently to discuss her new book, Nurturing Healing Love : A Mother's Journey of Hope & Forgiveness.
The Marist riot
ACT Policing were required to respond to numerous incidents of disorderly behaviour and traffic hazards by graduating students from Marist College in Civic early this morning .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Teen makes local history his work
Joey Cavaccini can list the names of those buried in Middlebush Cemetery, provide details of local history during the Revolutionary War and list a timeline of events in the hamlet of Swartwoutville, which most people never knew existed.