Sunday Jun 16
Local Authors: History of a family in Rhinebeck
The book is part biography, part memoir and part social history. Based on journals and diaries that span more than 100 years, "Women of Privilege" explores how the absence of human warmth can harm a child, and how little inherited money matters in the end.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Portland Graduation Ceremonies Saturday for Largest Graduating Class...
June 11, 2013 - "We are expecting our largest graduating class ever!" said Todd Miller, Executive Director at Oregon Connections Academy, the state's leading tuition-free virtual public charter school.
Filmmaker waited 18 years to release documentary about Gatewood Galbraith
What: Screening of a short documentary about the 1995 gubernatorial campaign of Gatewood Galbraith by filmmaker Chris Iovenko.
Visual Arts in July and August
An exhibition exploring the international influence of Chicago-based architects Frank Lloyd Wright, Walter Burley Griffin and others, and an artist talk by Vermont-based woodturner Michael Mode are among the visual arts events at Northwestern University's Evanston campus this summer.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Sweet success: SLV valedictorian sees diabetes diagnosis as opportunity to help others
Catrina Tellez, 18, seen sitting on her front porch in Felton on Tuesday, is one of San Lorenzo Valley High s Valedictorians.
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Local high school sends entire class to college
A local high school will be sending every graduating senior to college next year.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Seal Bay Festival brings on the new
The eleventh biennial Seal Bay Festival of American of Chamber Music will run from Saturday, June 8, to Saturday, June 22, presenting concerts and workshops, primarily on the Midcoast.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Pioneer Valley Performing Arts School graduates bring showmanship to commencement
Fifty-nine graduating seniors from the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter School in South Hadley brought theatrical dazzle to their commencement at the Calvin Theater in Northampton.
6 Things Broadway Directors Look For In Actors
We chatted with some of the creative teams behind New York Stage and Film's upcoming 2013 Powerhouse Season at Vassar College.
Tyne Daly to read Millay poems to Sheila Silver's cycle of songs
When composer Sheila Silver debuts the world premiere of "Beauty Intolerable: A Songbook" on Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church in Hudson, N.Y, she will be looking at the culmination of two years immersed in the writings of poet Edna St. Vincent Millay.
The American Spectator
Agents of Influence
American Betrayal : The Secret Assault on Our Nation's Character By Diana West There is no statue of Elizabeth Bentley at her alma mater, Vassar College, nor is there any memorial to her at Columbia University, where she received her master's degree.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
NEW Cuomo calls on public to urge passage of Women's Equality Act
If you want a strong nation and a strong state, "then invest in everyone and treat everyone equally," he said.
Cuomo hitting the road to push women's rights plan
Gov. Andrew Cuomo will be talking about his newly released women's rights proposal at two upstate New York locations that played key roles in the development of women's rights and higher education for women.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Gail Archer delivers on Casavant organ in CoC Temple in Independence
Gail Archer, Internationally acclaimed concerrt and recording artist choral conductor and lecturer, played a memorable concert Sunday, June 2nd on the Casavant Freres pipe organ at the Community of Christ Temple here.
Wall Street Journal
Tucked Away in Ossining
A five-bedroom home believed to have been the carriage house of a historic estate is on the market for $919,000, with access to a local nature preserve from the garden.
Fri May 31, 2013
Library Technology Guides automation ...
Robert A. Walton selected to be the new Vice President for Finance...
Robert A. Walton, currently the chief executive officer of the Claremont University Consortium, will be Vassar College's new vice president for finance and administration.
Arundel Celebrates Nearly 500 Graduates
Arundel High School recognized its senior class at Carroll Field on Friday morning.
Fri May 24, 2013
The American Prospect
Greta Gerwig, Dancing with Herself
The through line in her work is her pained gaze telegraphing that she's alone in the world, and she wouldn't expect otherwise.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Daily Beast
MUSICMeet MS Mr
On stage at the Bowery Ballroom, Lizzy Plapinger, the enchanting frontwoman of the New York-based pop band MS MR , has the crowd eating up her every hip shake, stomp, and soulful wail.