Vassar College Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Clever Little Liars: Kids With Good Memory Are Better At Telling Tall TalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  2. Battle against sexual violence is underway, but change will be slowRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... ch other: blame the victim versus near-zero tolerance for allegations of sexual misconduct. The case of Yu v. Vassar College, decided in March in the

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  3. Big Canyon looking for No. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Daily Pilot

    ... don't really want to be holding a giant, medal rod when the lightning comes down." Horn, who played golf for Vassar College in New York after graduating from Newport Harbor in 2005, figured that she had an advantage in the wet weather. "We played ...

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  4. 31st Powerhouse Theater Season Announces CastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Back Stage

    To see some of the most talented stage and screen artists take on new material in development, head on up to the Hudson Valley for the 31st Powerhouse Theater season! A collaboration between New York Stage and Film and Vassar College , Powerhouse runs from June 26 to Aug. 2 and gathers some of the most promising artists working today to Poughkeepsie for a summer of workshops, readings, and new productions. The program consists of eight-week residencies on the Vassar campus for over 250 professional artists, as well as 50 apprentices in the Powerhouse Training Program.

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  5. 5 "Disruptive" Women Scientists Who Broke the MoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Ms. Magazine

    ... Richards , an AAUW co-founder, became the first U.S. woman to earn a chemistry degree when she graduated from Vassar College in 1870, a time when women were largely barred from higher education. But when Richards was accepted to pursue a doctorate ...

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  6. Sara Josepha Hale for the $10 billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Daily Kos

    A champion of higher education for women, she was one of the founders of Vassar College, insisting that it be named Vassar College, rather than Vassar Women's College. She wrote one of the most famous poems, perhaps THE most famous poem, in the English language: "Mary's Lamb".

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  7. Powerhouse Summer Season Will Reunite Hedwig Stars Along With Tony Winners and TV ActorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Playbill

    Casting has been announced for New York Stage and Film and Vassar College's Powerhouse Season. The 31st season, which will feature various readings, workshops and main stage productions, will begin June 26 and run through Aug. 2 at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie.

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  8. Adelaide GriswoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... father was president of Corning Glass Works during World War II. A graduate of Foxcroft School, she attended Vassar College for two years and then went to work for the Navy League in New York City. In 1946, she married Frank Kingsbury Heyniger of ...

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  9. Michael C. Hall, Lena Hall, Finn Wittrock & More Set for New York...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    New York Stage and Film and Vassar College , this summer celebrating the 31st Powerhouse Season, have announced the first round of casting for their summer collaboration, which runs June 26 - August 2 at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie. Powerhouse Theater subscriptions and single tickets are on sale now at http://powerhouse.vassar.edu .

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  10. Chinese Southern Belle Captures the Best of East, West-and Deep SouthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Paramus Post

    ... sizes available. Chinese Southern Belle is no ordinary company. Founder/Owner, Natalie Keng, a graduate of Vassar College and Harvard University and her mother, Margaret, a Teacher of the Year, share authentic Asian home-chef traditions and ...

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  11. James Murdoch To Steer 21st Century Fox Through Some Rough Media SeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Forbes.com

    I live in Los Angeles and I'm lucky enough to write about the thing I love most: movies. I'm a graduate of Vassar College and Northwestern University and for 15 years I worked at Forbes mostly covering the entertainment industry.

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  12. How Will The FDA Trans Fat Ban Change Eating Habits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  13. The Latest on Wonk WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  14. FDA To Ban Trans Fats: Will This Make Us Healthier?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  15. Barrel of Monkeys Names New Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Chicago and as General Manager for Bricolage Production Company in Pittsburgh. She holds a BA in Theater from Vassar College and a Masters in Arts Management from Carnegie Mellon University . "We are very excited about Corinne's impressive record of ...

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  16. Steve and Edie (Martin and Brickell) collaborate on Broadway-bound musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Parnes to sign on in 2013, after seeing a developmental version at New York Stage and Film on the campus of Vassar College. He provided enhancement money for the San Diego production, directed by Walter Bobbie (of "Chicago" fame), who remains with ...

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  17. Brace Yourself: Another Chocolate-And-The-Heart Study Is OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Forbes.com

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.

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  18. Kirk Finally Apologizes for CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Political Wire

    ... and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons. "There are a lot of blogs and news sites claiming to ...

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  19. BWW TV: New York Stage and Film Kicks of 31st Powerhouse Season with...Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the event involved a Meet-n-Greet with theater professionals from around the theater community. Presented by Vassar College and New York Stage and Film, Powerhouse Theater has been creating a unique collaboration between two world-class ...

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  20. Nobel Scientist's Claim Examined: Do Women Actually Cry More?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Live Science

    ... in the experience of feeling moved to tears," Vingerhoets and psychology professor Randolph Cornelius of Vassar College write in their book " Adult Crying: A Biopsychosocial Approach " (Routledge, 2012). Soap operas command a relatively larger ...

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