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  1. Jason Bindner All-New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Milford Mirror

    Competing in a post-season meet for the first time, sophomore Jason Bindner out of Jonathan Law of Eastern Connecticut State University attained All-New England status in the long jump at the 2015 New England Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships this weekend, hosted by MIT at the Henry G. Steinbrenner Track. Bindner was first in his flight with a personal-record mark of 21-10 , which was good enough to place him eighth in an overall field of 25. Bindner broke 20 feet for the third straight week.

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  2. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on the World of African LiteratureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    ... and biology, and that wouldn't happen in Nigeria." She transferred from Drexel to Eastern Connecticut State University, where she studied communications and political science, while writing on the side. She later earned master's degrees from Johns ...

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  3. Western softball falls to Eastern in LEC finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News Times

    Junior shortstop Alyssa Hancock hit a two-run home run and drove in three runs to lift the Eastern Connecticut State University softball team to a 10-1 victory over rival Western Connecticut State University in the Little East Conference championship game Saturday afternoon. Hancock's seventh home run of the season broke a 1-1 tie and proved to be the game-winning hit when the Warriors took a 3-1 lead in the top of the fifth inning.

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  4. Western softball team stays alive in Little East tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | News Times

    Michaela Roche belted two two-run home runs to lift the Western Connecticut State softball team to a 7-3 victory over Southern Maine in the second elimination game of the Little East Conference tournament Friday at Eastern Connecticut State University . For the second day in a row, the Colonials staved off elimination.

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  5. Ex-Patriots cheerleader - I'm dating Rob GronkowskiRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Boston Herald

    ... ng is co-ed from the backpacks to the sunglasses." A Connecticut native and graduate of Eastern Connecticut State University , Kostek majored in communications and hopes to combine her modeling career with a future in television.

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  6. Wilton's Environmental Affairs Director Is Appointed To Wetlands Agency Post in GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Patch.com

    The Greenwich Inlands Wetlands and Watercourses Agency has voted unanimously to appoint Patricia Sesto as the agency's new director, effective June 1. Sesto, who has been the Director of Environmental Affairs for the Town of Wilton since 1992, was selected Monday night after a search process that included several highly qualified candidates, according to an announcement from the agency. Sesto has a bachelor's degree in biology from Eastern Connecticut State University.

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  7. Rob Gronkowski Find A Mrs.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    The Patriots have a "no fraternization" rule so Camille Kostek had to put her cheerleading days behind her to land Gronk. She has since moved on to sports reporting even though she's still in college at Eastern Connecticut State University.

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  8. Main Street Storefronts Become Art Spaces In 'My Windham'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | CTNow.com

    ... arts is a proven way to revitalize a community," said Gail Gelburd, an art professor at Eastern Connecticut State University in town and the project director of "My Windham." "We may not have too many venues, but why not turn other spaces into ...

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  9. Driggers jumps into record booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Day

    Taylor Driggers had a good feeling after arriving for the New England Alliance/Little East Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday at Fitchburg State. On her second long jump attempt of the day, Driggers broke a 32-year old Eastern Connecticut State University program record and a Little East meet mark with a winning distance of 18 feet, one inch.

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  10. My Windham showcases work of local artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Hartford Courant

    According to Eastern Connecticut State University art history professor Gail Gelburd, the Willimantic frog bridge started out as a placemaking project - a movement that inspires people to collectively reimagine and reinvent public spaces as the heart of a community. In much the same way, the My Windham project, debuting for the public on April 30 and remaining open for six weeks, is intended as a placemaking project for Willimantic.

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  11. Lauren Polansky earns Little East honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Milford Mirror

    Eastern Connecticut State University's Lauren Polansky '17, of Milford majoring in environmental earth science, was named Little East Conference Women's Field Athlete-of-the-Week for the first time in her career. Polansky smashed her previous personal best with a winning mark of 42.59 meters in the hammer throw at the Eighth annual Eastern Connecticut State University Invitational Friday.

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  12. NFLRob Gronkowski's girlfriend Camille Kostek is a music video starRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... for potentially being the girl to settle down Gronk. In 2013, Kostek was a junior at Eastern Connecticut State University when she was selected to be a member of the Patriots' cheerleading squad. Two years ago if I didn't walk through the field ...

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  13. East Windsor Family Takes Lung Cancer Fight One Step At A Time With DadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Hartford Courant

    ... do monthly breast examinations. ( SUSAN DUNNE ) Alyssa, weeks away from graduating from Eastern Connecticut State University , will be climbing the stairs at City Place as part of the American Lung Association of the Northeast's Fight for Air Climb ...

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  14. New Rules Aim to Make UConn's Spring Weekend SaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NBC Connecticut

    ... that's a little too far," Ahmad Aslam, a junior at UConn said. Other schools, like Eastern Connecticut State University, are sending emails to their students warning them to stay away from UConn this weekend or risk facing disciplinary action. ...

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  15. E.O. Smith baseball off to a strong startRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Senior Alex Cornell was All-State and All-Conference last year, and will be attending Eastern Connecticut State University after graduation, where he will play baseball. Cornell finished the 2014 season with a .403 record, with 25 hits, 21 rbi, 15 ...

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  16. Western Connecticut roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Connecticut Post

    ... and Erin Biskup each finished with three RBI sfor the Colonials, who are now tied with Eastern Connecticut State University atop the conference standings. Trailing 5-4 in the nightcap, Western scored three runs on three singles, a walk and passed ...

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  17. Maine Baseball Hosts Hartford for America East SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Maine Black Bears

    ... Connor Johnson has one. MAINE COACHING STAFF IN 2015: Maine head coach Steve Trimper (Eastern Connecticut State University '92) is in his 10th season at the helm of the Black Bears. He has an overall record of 449-422-4 in his 16th season as a head ...

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  18. CSCU President Reverses Plan To Shut Down Meriden CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Hartford Courant

    Pressured by action at the state Capitol, the president of the Board of Regents said Wednesday that the Meriden campus of Middlesex Community College will remain open. "Because of the faith that I'm putting in the legislators and the trust that we're providing, I am hereby announcing that we are abandoning our decision to close the Meriden Center as well as the manufacturing center," President Gregory Gray told the regents board Wednesday at a meeting at Eastern Connecticut State University .

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  19. New London Mayor Appoints Veterans' LiaisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    ... Iraq Veterans Against the War, and Vietnam Veterans Against the War. He graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University with a bachelor's degree in political science. "Advocating on behalf of veterans has always been a priority for me," said ...

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  20. Western pitchers dominate Rhode Island CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... FALLS, NY -- D. J. Scavone went 5-for-6 with two triples and a double and the Eastern Connecticut State University baseball team pounded out 20 hits on its way to a 12-7 victory over Western Connecticut at Dutchess Stadium. Western's freshman ...

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