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17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Jeffrey Herrmann Named New Managing Director of Seattle Repertory Theatre

Seattle Rep ertory Theatre Board President Becky Lenaburg announced today the appointment of Jeffrey Herrmann as the Rep's incoming managing director, effective July 1, 2014.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Poughkeepsie Journal

Today's top local videos - 1930s bootlegging operation, ICYMI Juliet, Palm Sunday

Soon, it will be back in the spirits business. Vassar College says it will move the campus store to the former Juliet Theater site in Arlington across from the Poughkeepsie campus.

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Related Topix: Dutchess County, NY, Arlington, NY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Record

Honorary degree recipients to speak at College of Wooster graduation

Honorary degree recipients Elijah Anderson and Liz Putnam will offer a few words of wisdom for members of the class of 2014 when they speak at The College of Wooster's 144th annual commencement ceremony May 12. Anderson, one of the nation's leading urban ethnographers, and Putnam, a pioneering conservationist, will address an estimated 472 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wooster, OH, The College of Wooster, Life, Hip-Hop, Yale University, University of Pennsylvania

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Powerhouse Theater announces 30th season, including new work by 'Doubt' writer

Powerhouse celebrates its 30th year this summer at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, and it includes new works by Richard Greenberg and John Patrick Shanley .

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The Economist

Bardolatry across the pond

THE 450th birthday of William Shakespeare is bringing a wave of bardolatry to America this month.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Collecting, Life, Hobbies, Amherst College, New York

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Powerhouse Theater announces 30th season, including new work by 'Doubt' writer

Powerhouse celebrates its 30th year this summer at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, and it includes new works by Richard Greenberg and John Patrick Shanley .

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Related Topix: Doubt, Poughkeepsie, NY

BroadwayWorld.com

New York Stage And Film, Vassar Set 30th Anniversary Season:...

New York Stage and Film and Vassar College , this summer celebrating the 30th year of their Powerhouse Theater collaboration, are pleased to announce the three new works that will be featured on the Mainstage during the 2014 Powerhouse Theater Season, running from June 20 to July 27 at Vassar College .

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Related Topix: New York, Theater, Arts, Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Poughkeepsie, NY, Doubt

Nippertown!

Albany Tulip Fest Complete Line-Up of Bands Announced

The complete line-up of performances for the 66th Annual Albany Tulip Festival has been announced, and Albany's Washington Park will be filled with flowers, people and fun from 11am-6pm on Saturday & Sunday, May 10 & 11. Of course, the fest also features two stages of non-stop music throughout the festival weekend.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Regarding the Vassar College IS-SJP Controversy

The International Studies class at Vassar was harassed and intimidated by "Students for Justice in Palestine" for visiting Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, South Jordan, UT

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Free Republic

Campus brownshirts rising

If the rise of brownshirt tactics and anti-Semitism on US campuses goes on at its current pace, it will destroy higher education in the United States.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

New Media Journal

Hobby Lobby A Case of Religious Freedom, Not Women's Rights

Betsy McCaughey, PhD, is a constitutional scholar with a PhD from Columbia University, a patient advocate and health policy expert, and a former Lt.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, Health Care Policy, Health, us Travel, Travel, Healthcare Law, Law, US News

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Column One: Campus brownshirts rising

If the rise of brownshirt tactics and anti-Semitism on US campuses goes on at its current pace, it will destroy higher education in the United States.

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Related Topix: Prison, Activism, Opinion

Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Huffington Post

Christian Gabriel: I Didn't Find the American Dream in New York City

I turned 31 a few months ago, and a month later I moved out of Brooklyn and back into my childhood bedroom in my parents' house in Oakland, Calif.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Reader Submitted: Poet Kaye McDonough To Read At Quinnipiac University April 25

Kaye McDonough, an adjunct professor of English at Quinnipiac University , will read excerpts from her poetry collection, "Pagan," at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 25, in the Carl Hansen Student Center, Room 119, on the Mount Carmel Campus.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, North Beach (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA, Sarah Lawrence College, City College of New York, City University of New York

Reuters

A Minute With: John Caird melds Ugandan dance, Japanese drums, U.S. chorus

Samurai, Ugandan dance, a U.S. chorus and the thunder of traditional Japanese taiko drums mix and meld in a cross-cultural charity collaboration to raise money for orphans around the world.

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Related Topix: Uganda, Africa, World News

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Oceanport veteran gets full ride to Vassar

A 27-year-old Navy veteran recently was accepted into a prestigious scholarship program designed to help former military personnel achieve competitive four-year college degrees.

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Related Topix: Oceanport, NJ, US Military, US Navy, Allenhurst, NJ, Wesleyan University, Rutgers University

EDGE

Maurice Sendak-Inspired Music Work to Premiere Bi-Coastally

Composer Nathan Hall announced today that his choral composition "I Am in Love with the World" based on beloved author Maurice Sendak's final interview with Terry Gross from NPR's "Fresh Air" will premiere bi-coastally in June 2014.

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Related Topix: Baltimore, MD, Gay/Lesbian, Classical, University of Colorado Boulder, Carnegie Mellon University

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