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Sunday Aug 17 | The News-Star

La. Tech history professor promotes book in GuatemalaLa. Tech history ...

La. Tech history professor promotes book in Guatemala Volume features collection of previously unpublished original studies by scholars Check out this story on Louisiana Tech University history professor Stephen Webre traveled to Guatemala recently to take part in activities boosting his latest publication, a ... (more)


Related Topix: Louisiana Tech University, Florida State University, University of North Carolina Asheville, North Carolina

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Daily Caller

Colleges For The Forlorn And Rejected: America's Top 14 Hardiest Perennial Safety Schools

Safety schools are colleges and universities that prospective students feel reasonably confident about getting into but only sort of want to attend.


Related Topix: Georgetown (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, George Washington University, American University, University of Iowa

Wed Aug 13, 2014

State of Maine

Summer Interns Bring Enthusiasm to the Maine Department of Labor

Six students are wrapping up their summer internships with the Maine Department of Labor.


Related Topix: Maine, Dover-Foxcroft, ME, Orono, ME, University of Maine, Western Michigan University

Business Journal

NY-EXCEL looks to spread clean tech wealth

Cathy Hill, executive director of New York Executive Clean Energy Leadership Program, and F. William Harder professor of business administration and management and business at Skidmore College, in Saratoga Springs, NY, discusses the growing clean technology industry and opportunities local companies can and should be taking advantage of.


Related Topix: New York, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Saratoga Springs, NY, Springs, NY

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Cape Gazette

Eddie Filemyr to exhibit works at Breakwater Gallery opening Aug. 16

Eddie Keach Filemyr exhibits her paintings and clay sculpture at Gallery 20 East, a member of the Destination Arts project in Waynesboro, Pa.


Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Georgetown, DE

Thu Aug 07, 2014


LIVE: Dana & Susan Robinson @ the Tang Museum, 8/1/14

This Vermont-based couple was fun, funny and intimate, performing in front of a full-house gathered outdoors on the roof - no joke - of Skidmore College's Tang Museum in Saratoga Springs for the latest concert in the 14th annual UpBeat On the Roof Summer Series.


Related Topix: Saratoga Springs, NY

Berkshire Eagle

Richmond: Students awarded Richmond scholarships

Memorial scholarships for Richmond students, just out of high school or already in college, totaled $6,750 this year.


Related Topix: Saratoga Springs, NY, Springs, NY, Mount Holyoke College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Please Lick the Art

At the beginning of Edith Wharton's 1905 novel, The House of Mirth , the tragic heroine Lily Bart grills her soul mate, Lawrence Selden, on the practice of collecting books and Americana.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Collecting, Life, Hobbies, Food, Dining, Austin, TX

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Village Voice

Intro to Diddy: Are Courses that Focus on Pop Culture Enriching for Students or Colleges?

On one of the final days of the semester at New York University's Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music , Tisch School instructor Jayson Jackson is lecturing his students on the finer points of controversy.


Related Topix: New York University, Saratoga Springs, NY, Rutgers University, University of Missouri

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Where Vermont colleges rank in Princeton Review's Top 20 Lists

UVM also is ranked for so-called Reefer Madness at number six. Marlboro College is 20 on the list.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Marlboro College, Bennington College, Green Mountain College, Poultney, VT

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Bold color, pop culture and religious ecstasy: the art of Corita Kent at MOCA Cleveland

The Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland prides itself on being an up-to-the-minute kind place that serves as Northeast Ohio's window on the latest doings in the art world.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Painting, Arts, University of Southern California

Business Journal

$100 million science center to key location on Skidmore College campus

Skidmore College is fundraising to help finance the construction of a $100 million science center in the middle of private liberal arts school's campus in Saratoga Springs, New York.


Related Topix: Saratoga Springs, NY, Springs, NY

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Albany Times Union

Open Campus links students,

For many college students, getting experience and making money don't often fit together, but a Saratoga County company may be able to help connect the two.


Related Topix: Saratoga County, NY, Saratoga Springs, NY

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Mail

Game of Thrones: New college course lets students study the hit HBO fantasy series

Plenty of college students spend numerous hours binge-watching Game of Thrones, but now the University of Virginia is offering the opportunity to get credit for it.


Related Topix: University of Virginia, Arts, Literature, Whitman College, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Mad Men, Rutgers University


7/23/14: Today's Tips: Wednesday

MUSIC : The Baseball Project @ Club Helsinki , Hudson. A true all-star team featuring Scott McCaughey, Steve Wynn, Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Linda Pitmon playing odes to the Great American Pastime.


Related Topix: Saratoga Springs, NY, Albany, NY, Theater, Arts, Troy, NY