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Thursday Jul 10 | CBS Local

Local Music Tap: Lowertown Guitar Fest Returns For 2nd Year

The Lowertown Guitar Festival is returning to St. Paul's Mears Park after last year's inaugural event that attracted nearly 2,000 people.


Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Weird

Thursday Jul 10 | Government Executive

The Complete Guide to Working Out Before Work

Life inevitably gets in the way of your gym date. That's why people who exercise in the morning are more likely to stick with it, Barbara Brehm , a professor of exercise and sport studies at Smith College in Massachusetts and author of the recently released textbook, Psychology of Health and Fitness , told Quartz.


Related Topix: Breakfast, Life, Davis, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Ford and Koch at second Lowertown Guitar Festival

Blues guitarist Greg Koch and Grammy nominee Robben Ford will headline the second Lowertown Guitar Festival on Aug. 9 in St. Paul's Mears Park.


Related Topix: Country, Rosie Flores, St. Paul, MN, Music, Entertainment

Sun Jul 06, 2014

South China Morning Post

Art experts say Abramovic's performance piece should acknowledge similar work by her contemporary

Marina Abramovic is at the centre of concern about infringement of Mary Ellen Carroll's Nothing, her project since 1996.


Related Topix: City University of New York, Northampton, MA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Ample Hills Creamery makes ice cream with artistic flair

An ice cream flight at Ample Hills Creamery. Left row, top to bottom- Dark Chocolate, Salted Crack Caramel, Peppermint Pattie.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Chocolate, Breakfast, Montclair, NJ

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Chronicle

Administrative transitions: a year in review

The 2014-2015 academic year will see a number of administrators stepping into new roles on campus.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Other McCain

Women's Studies, IYKWIMAITYD

What aspect of feminism was I researching when I found this? Never mind; it doesn't matter now.


Related Topix: Boston College, Ohio State University, UC Santa Barbara, US News, Conservative Political News

College sells house for $1: No catch, just a bit of a road trip involved

A prestigious college has just sold a house that is on their campus for only $1 and from the looks of the house, there's not a thing wrong with it.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Northampton, MA

A major question

SCHOOL'S OUT, and some of you will enter college in the fall and are thinking about a major, which means a course of study that leads to a job that pays a living wage.


Related Topix: Mississippi State University, University of Connecticut, Sullivan University

Thu Jun 26, 2014

About That $1 House Smith College Wants to Sell You

Quick, check for loose change between the couch cushions. Got a dollar? No? Check the cup holder in the car.


Burlington Times News

Always there: Three Alamance students graduated with perfect attendance

Three graduates from Alamance-Burlington Schools did that every day for 13 years.


Related Topix: Alamance, NC, Wilmington, NC

San Pedro Sun

Coral Reef Ed-Venture is back

Six students from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts in the United States of America are on Ambergris Caye working along with other island students as part of the annual Coral Reef Ed-Venture program.


Related Topix: Northampton, MA


Ross Raihala's Sound Affects column: John Mark Nelson

Minneapolis singer/songwriter John Mark Nelson took a new approach on creating his third album, "Sings the Moon."


Related Topix: Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Prince, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

Smith College selling on-campus house for $1

The buyer must pay to have the house moved off the Northampton school's campus, and that is expected to cost about $70,000.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Wave

USC to offer guaranteed four-year scholarships to football players...

USC altered its policy Monday to ensure that all football players and men's and women's basketball players will never have scholarships pulled because of on-field performance issues or the whim of an unhappy coach.


Fri Jun 20, 2014

Arkansas Times

UALR brings in former NCAA official to review baseball

This statement late today from UALR relative to the ongoing review of the baseball program, spurred by allegations about departed coach Scott Norwood: UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson announced today that The Compliance Group, led by former NCAA Director of Enforcement Chuck Smrt, will conduct an independent and thorough review of alleged misconduct ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, Philander Smith College, Little Rock, AR

Star Tribune

Aspiring Twin Cities musicians hope "Grammy Camp" helps their music careers

Alvontae Dillard-Turner performed at the Grammy Camp open mic night at the McNally Smith School of Music in St. Paul.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

'Gone With the Wind' auction includes Margaret Mitchell...

An auction of correspondence from "Gone With the Wind" author Margaret Mitchell notes the Pulitzer Prize winner's time spent at Smith College in Northampton.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Gone with the Wind, Northampton, MA, Entertainment

Thu Jun 19, 2014

New Canaan News-Review

Findlay exhibiting new watercolors at

A new exhibit of watercolors by award-winning artist Mimi Adams Findlay, of New Canaan, will run through Oct. 31 at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum in Norwalk.


Related Topix: New Canaan, CT, Norwalk, CT, Painting, Arts, Wilton, CT

New Canaan News-Review

Findlay exhibiting new watercolors at museum

A new exhibit of watercolors by artist Mimi Adams Findlay, of New Canaan, runs through Oct. 31 at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum in Norwalk.


Related Topix: New Canaan, CT, Norwalk, CT, Painting, Arts, Wilton, CT