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  1. Coach Bassett takes WHS to glory with basketball state titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Day

    ... past season. He led Mikey Buscetto and company to the team's first state title since 2012. A walk-on at Connecticut College during his junior year in 1998, Bassett and his Camels, led by head coach Glenn Miller, went undefeated in the regular season ...

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  2. Let these men tell you how tough the women's game isRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Day

    ... boxer, trying out. Or local coaches Wes Murphy (Norwich Free Academy boys) and Garvin McAlister (Connecticut College men) here willingly. And happily. “They're elite athletes,” Chaney, also an elite athlete, was saying. “This is ...

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  3. Local roundup: CGA baseball team beats Mitchell 8-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Day

    ... up with Aleksandra Drljaca to earn a doubles point and then keyed a comeback in singles action to help Connecticut College upset No. 28 Trinity 5-4 in the New England Small College Athletic Conference. The Camels (3-7, 1-4) trailed 4-3 with two ...

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  4. Walking for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | The Day

    ... April 22, 2018 in New London. The 11th annual walk, organized by the Homeless Hospitality Center and Connecticut College, works to increase awareness about homelessness and raise support for the center. (Sarah Gordon/The Day) Participants walk ...

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  5. Don't Know Much About African History: A Connecticut School Board Seeks to Change ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Black Enterprise

    ... "David Canton, an associate professor of history and the director of the Africana Studies Program at Connecticut College, was hired by Bridgeport Public Schools to vet the text choices and train educators who will teach the new African American ...

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  6. Town and gown at Palmer AuditoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: When the grand old Palmer Auditorium at Connecticut College raises the curtain in a couple of years on its $20 million redo, students and faculty won't be the only ones applauding.

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  7. Local college roundup: Avery Point sweeps past CCRIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | The Day

    ... for the Bears (9-18, 3-13) in Game 2.  • Jamie Navoni scored 11 goals and had two assists as Connecticut College beat Smith 17-11. Navoni also had a game-high six draws and Erin Martin caused five turnovers for Conn (4-10).  ...

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  8. 'Idealism is not ignorance': Williams School students walk outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | The Day

    ... Fader gave parents the option of refusing to allow their children to participate. He also asked Connecticut College security to be on hand. “There are students who chose not to come out, and students who chose to come out,” he said. ...

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  9. Borough to honor Earth Day Mayor for the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Naugatuck Daily News

    Folsom-O'Keefe, an ornithologist, is the bird conservation programs manager for Audubon Connecticut, the state office of the National Audubon Society, a press release stated. She has a master's degree from Connecticut College, and her thesis examined the effects of surrounding landscape on the abundance and breeding success of shrubland birds in powerline corridors.

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  10. UConn College Republicans endorse Lumaj for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | The Daily Campus

    The University of Connecticut College Republicans officially endorsed Fairfield attorney Peter Lumaj for governor of Connecticut this past Wednesday, according to a statement released on the UConn College Republicans Facebook page . President of the UConn College Republicans Timothy Sullivan said in the statement that his confidence in Lumaj's candidacy lies in his belief that Lumaj is the only candidate with true conservative ideologies.

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  11. Finally, Trump news produces a Conn College graduate to be proud ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | The Day

    Almost from the start, the emergence of Sean Spicer, Connecticut College Class of '93, as press secretary for President Donald Trump, produced one cringe-worthy moment after another for fellow alumni like me, starting with the lies about the size of the Trump inaugural crowds. The college officially took some notice of the prominent appointment of one its own when Spicer was named Trump spokesman, and then, it seemed to me, many in the college community tried their best to look away, until Spicer finally slid down the crowded Trump Administration exit chute.

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  12. People Described Fat-Shaming By DoctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Teen Vogue

    ... to your doctor about your body and weight. Still, Joan Chrisler, Ph.D., a professor of psychology at Connecticut College who presented her on medical size discrimination to the American Psychological Association, said "Disrespectful treatment and ...

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  13. Don Your Zoot Suit and Join the Garden State Philharmonic For the 1940's Radio ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | PR Log

    ... Director and Conductor of The Chelsea Symphony in New York City and Associate Professor of Music at Connecticut College, where he conducts the college orchestra and teaches music history and theory. In December 2014, he conducted The Chelsea ...

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  14. New text picked for Bridgeport's African American Studies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Connecticut Post

    ... are being developed with the help of a federal grant and consultants considered experts in the field. Connecticut College Professor David Canton, consultant for the African American studies curriculum, told the Teaching and Learning Committee on ...

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  15. Annual Walk to End Homelessness slated for Sunday in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Day

    ... about homelessness and funds for the agencies that address it. The Homeless Hospitality Center and Connecticut College organize the event, which this year is expected to draw more than 500 people. Along the way, walkers will see the St. Francis ...

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  16. Dr. Jim Downs outlines the unintended consequences of emancipation at MUSC lecture ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Charleston City Paper

    ... and there was an outbreak of measles?" Downs, an associate professor of history and American Studies at Connecticut College, is the author of Sick from Freedom: African American Illness and Suffering during the Civil War and Reconstruction, a 178 ...

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  17. Little Pink House: Catherine Keener Leads an Anti-Eviction RebellionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | East Bay Express

    ... Tripplehorn), a brittle, buttoned-down university president modeled on the real-life Claire Gaudiani of Connecticut College. Wells - the sort of person who annoyingly throws French phrases into her speech - is appointed head of the New London ...

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  18. Conn College senior's project puts immigrants in spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Day

    Carlos Canales, of Norwich, originally from Puerto Rico, works with Lizbeth Polo-Smith, of Groton, originally from Peru, on editing her narrative as part of an Immigrant Histories project on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in New London. Emma Race, a Connecticut College senior, has been working on the program as part of her capstone to collaborate with a local bilingual group on using different techniques of storytelling.

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  19. Keeping dryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: A tour group hides under umbrellas as they walk through Connecticut College's campus on Monday, April 16, 2018, in New London.

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  20. Dartmouth Finishes 13th in Thompson TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Dartmouth Big Green

    ... of George Washington with 385, Tufts with 394 and Vermont with 460. The Thompson Trophy was hosted by Connecticut College, who came in 11th. Harvard took the big win with 190 points while Stanford came in second with 259 and the Coast Guard Academy ...

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