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  1. Wheelock Family Theatre Announces 2018/2019 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... wish to gain and improve performance and auditioning skills. On June 1, 2018, as a result of the merger of Wheelock College and Boston University, Wheelock Family Theatre will become a program of Boston University. Wheelock Family Theatre will ...

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  2. EDITORIAL: Mount Ida students deserve betterRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Daily Free Press

    When Boston University announced its plans to merge with a small university in the fall, students at BU were upset and voiced their frustrations on the school-wide Facebook page. Wheelock College was a school many students were unfamiliar with, and did not want to be affiliated with.

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  3. Porn 'disruption' makes Stormy Daniels a rare success in increasingly abusive industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | The Raw Story

    By David L Levy, Professor of Management, Director of the Center for Sustainable Enterprise and Regional Competitiveness, University of Massachusetts Boston and Gail Dines, Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies, Wheelock College. Stormy Daniels is the rare 'porn star' to find success.

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  4. Nonprofits receive Boston Club Advancement AwardRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 7 | Sampan

    ... Club, a professional women's organization that works to advance women leaders. Marissa Medeiros, 20, a Wheelock College student with a 3.89 grade point average, said a family situation had left her homeless before she moved into Somerville Village ...

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  5. UMass acquires Mount Ida CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Boston Herald

    ... difficulties stemming from declining enrollment and red-hot competition to attract students. In October, Wheelock College and Boston University agreed to merge. A previous deal between Mount Ida and Lasell College, also in Newton, broke down when ...

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  6. Over 100 students to move from Fenway Campus to Charles River CampusRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The Daily Free Press

    ... had to commit to transitioning to BU. PHOTO BY HANNAH ROGERS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF As the merger between Wheelock College and Boston University approaches, BU has been making preparations to accommodate the estimated 650 students transitioning from ...

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  7. Bolling: Cheers to women who lead way for othersRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 31 | Boston Herald

    ... and Public Policy, under the inspired direction of Ann Bookman, highlighted the accomplishments of former Wheelock College president Jackie Jenkins-Scott as a blueprint for future leadership. On the panel were Planned Parenthood's legendary Dianne ...

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  8. Lee's Alyssa Kelly scoring in bunches for Mount Ida women's lacrosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... coaches. "It is pretty amazing." Kelly and the Mustangs are 6-1 heading into Thursday's home match with Wheelock College. Mount Ida started the season 1-1 before running off five consecutive wins. The Mustangs haven't scored fewer than 15 goals this ...

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  9. Individual advising underway for transitioning Wheelock studentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 27 | The Daily Free Press

    Students pass Wheelock College. BU will soon begin doing individual advising for Wheelock students who are transitioning to BU.

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  10. Consumers respond to '...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | The Coastal Courier

    ... like (saying) ethical sweatshops," said Gail Dines, professor emerita of sociology and women's studies at Wheelock College in Boston and the founder of an anti-pornography group called Culture Reframed . Do no harm The German doctor and philosopher ...

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  11. When even pornography is promoted as 'ethical,' is the ethical label losing its meaning?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Deseret News

    ... like (saying) ethical sweatshops," said Gail Dines, professor emerita of sociology and women's studies at Wheelock College in Boston and the founder of an anti-pornography group called Culture Reframed . The German doctor and philosopher Albert ...

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  12. Mount Ida College and Lasell College in Newton mull a mergerRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2018 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Two small liberal arts colleges in Newton are considering merging to keep tuition as low as possible and improve the student experience. Boston University and Wheelock College finalized a merger in October.

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  13. Two Newton colleges move toward mergingRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... schools are expected to close or merge, New England will likely see more activity like this. Last year, Wheelock College, a 1,000-student teacher education and social worker school founded in 1888, announced it was in talks to merge with Boston ...

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  14. Mark Peters: What's up with all the body talk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... 'female bodies' were specifically discussed in how they deviated from the normative 'male body,'" former Wheelock College professor Akeia A.F. Benard, now the curator of social history at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, said via e-mail. "'Disabled ...

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  15. Wheelock President David Chard discusses mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Daily Free Press

    With less than four months to go before Wheelock College officially merges with Boston University, many students have questions and concerns about the implications of the transition and what the two schools are doing behind the scenes throughout the process. The Daily Free Press sat down with Wheelock President David Chard this week to talk about the struggles and successes of the transition so far, as well as his vision for the new Wheelock College of Education and Human Development.

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  16. Florida May Declare Porn a Public Health RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Teen Vogue

    ... gain steam recently, with anti-pornography activist Gail Dines, a professor emeritus of women's studies at Wheelock College, linked the concepts in a 2016 have all passed resolutions declaring porn a public health crisis, all citing the same ...

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  17. The question we don't want to ask our teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... this, you'd think he was a crazed psychopath," said Gail Dines, a professor emerita of women's studies at Wheelock College. "Now you may think it's the norm." Mainstream media add to the confusion, writes Jones, from "Family Guy" (references to ...

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  18. Illinois Tech announces new partnership with Cambridge Education GroupRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    ... partnerships in the U.S., with the University of Rochester, the University of Rhode Island, in Boston with Wheelock College, in the state of New York with Morrisville State College (SUNY system), with California State University Monterey Bay, and ...

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  19. Porno' in the title of film comedy proves an X-rated ad experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    ... themselves out of debt. Diane Levin, an education professor specializing in child development at Boston's Wheelock College, said the posters at city bus stops send a message to children that working in the porn industry is an acceptable occupation. ...

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  20. Free Community Event At Roxbury Community College In Conjunction With Skeleton CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on the faculties at several colleges, including Emerson College, MIT, New England Conservatory of Music and Wheelock College. He has numerous awards for his critically acclaimed work with Roxbury Community Colleges' Roxbury Repertory Theater, ...

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