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AllAfrica.com
Varsities to Stay Shut Amid Uncertainty Over Protestssecurity guards were being deployed. Subsequently these guards threw stones ba
Varsities to Stay Shut Amid Uncertainty Over Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
security guards were being deployed. Subsequently these guards threw stones back at students who attacked them outside the Great Hall on the East Campus on Tuesday. "The throwing of stones by anyone is unacceptable and we are further investigating... Read more
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Londonist
The Victorian Science Museum Where Prince Albert Was DunkedNowrojee and Hirjeebhoy Merwanjee, who left us their impressions of the bell an
The Victorian Science Museum Where Prince Albert Was Dunked
Londonist / Posted 5 hours ago
Nowrojee and Hirjeebhoy Merwanjee, who left us their impressions of the bell and other attractions: "Proceed to the great hall, 120 feet long, 40 feet wide, and 40 feet high; in the centre are two canals with a surface of 700 feet of water,... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Ballot closing for Lord Attenborough tribute nightA Gala Dinner celebrating the life of Lord Richard Attenborough takes place in
Ballot closing for Lord Attenborough tribute night
Chelsea FC / Posted 7 hours ago
A Gala Dinner celebrating the life of Lord Richard Attenborough takes place in the Great Hall at Stamford Bridge on Thursday 20 October, and supporters are being offered the opportunity to enter a ballot for the chance to purchase tickets for this... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Varsities to stay shut amid uncertainty over protestssecurity guards were being deployed. Subsequently these guards threw stones ba
Varsities to stay shut amid uncertainty over protests
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
security guards were being deployed. Subsequently these guards threw stones back at students who attacked them outside the Great Hall on the East Campus on Tuesday. "The throwing of stones by anyone is unacceptable and we are further investigating... Read more
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Sporting Life
Fashion looks all the rage3.55 Udogo, 4.30 Shanghai Beauty, 5.05 Jennies Jewel, 5.35 Secret Wizard.EPSOM:
Fashion looks all the rage
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
3.55 Udogo, 4.30 Shanghai Beauty, 5.05 Jennies Jewel, 5.35 Secret Wizard.EPSOM: 2.10 Sixties Habana, 2.40 Max Zorin, 3.15 Great Hall, 3.45 DUBAI FASHION (NAP), 4.20 Testimonio, 4.55 Aldrin, 5.25 Fast Dancer.MUSSELBURGH: 2.00 Hot Hannah, 2.30 Scots... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Crimson and Cloverhard to believe that it's been that long. It was always the music first. I've b
Crimson and Clover
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
hard to believe that it's been that long. It was always the music first. I've been so blessed to do the job I'm doing. I've never wanted to do anythings else." Catch Tommy James and the Shondells in the Great Hall of the Vikings on Oct. 1 at 1... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Wits students to continue protest over weekendcouncil Secretary General Fasiha Hassan. Hassan was speaking along with other
Wits students to continue protest over weekend
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
council Secretary General Fasiha Hassan. Hassan was speaking along with other leaders on the steps outside the Great Hall on Friday afternoon following a successful, peaceful march through the streets of Johannesburg to trade union... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Spark Plug could be bright spot for trainer Meehan3.55 Udogo, 4.30 Shanghai Beauty, 5.05 Jennies Jewel, 5.35 Secret Wizard. Epso
Spark Plug could be bright spot for trainer Meehan
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
3.55 Udogo, 4.30 Shanghai Beauty, 5.05 Jennies Jewel, 5.35 Secret Wizard. Epsom: 2.10 Sixties Habana, 2.40 Max Zorin, 3.15 Great Hall, 3.45 DUBAI FASHION (NAP), 4.20 Testimonio, 4.55 Aldrin, 5.25 Fast Dancer. Musselburgh: 2.00 Hot Hannah, 2.30... Read more
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The Alpena News
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
The Alpena News / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in DetroitDETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street arti
Elaborate sculpture by street artist on display in Detroit
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A 20-foot tall, 400-pound installation by a New York street artist is being displayed in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Caledonia "Callie" Curry's elaborate sculpture titled "Thalassa" was originally created for the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Horse Power: Weekend Offender to score on final Saturday of the Flat at HaydockDream 3.15pm Honourable 3.50pm Out Do 4.25pm Rose Marmara 5pm Alquffaal 5.
Horse Power: Weekend Offender to score on final Saturday of the Flat at Haydock
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
Dream 3.15pm Honourable 3.50pm Out Do 4.25pm Rose Marmara 5pm Alquffaal 5.35pm Blue Jean Baby TOMORROW’S NAP: Great Hall (Epsom 3.15pm).Red Rum's achievements to be celebrated at special 40th anniversary raceday at CarlisleRed Rum at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Protesting Wits students divided over Vavi’s presenceover Vavi’s presence Some students accused Vavi of using their grievances for
Protesting Wits students divided over Vavi’s presence
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
over Vavi’s presence Some students accused Vavi of using their grievances for his own political gains. Students at the great hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN Zwelinzima Vavi,Wits University,university... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Speke Hall unveils its new artworksthe Victorian designer Morris imagined London in 2102. Williams, whose works a
Speke Hall unveils its new artworks
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
the Victorian designer Morris imagined London in 2102. Williams, whose works are spread around the venue, including in the great hall, explains: “I’ve written my own text based on a light-hearted view of a fictional future for Speke Hall.” The... Read more
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The Border Mail
Architecture tourism: The world's inspiring new architectureby Norwegian firm Snohetta​, which lists among its recent projects a redesign o
Architecture tourism: The world's inspiring new architecture
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
by Norwegian firm Snohetta​, which lists among its recent projects a redesign of Norway's new banknotes and the Great Hall in the University of South Australia. The new visitor centre at Lascaux IV is a low-slung concrete building... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cosatu can't sit on fence over free education – studentsand private security. On Tuesday, students and private security guards threw r
Cosatu can't sit on fence over free education – students
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
and private security. On Tuesday, students and private security guards threw rocks at each other outside the university's Great Hall while on Thursday police used stun grenades on students who were gathered at the theatre entrance on Jorrison... Read more
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This is West Country
Five great things about the Museum of Somerset as it celebrates fifth birthdayexception of five rare silver denarii. Visitors can see the hoard as part of th
Five great things about the Museum of Somerset as it celebrates fifth birthday
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
exception of five rare silver denarii. Visitors can see the hoard as part of the permanent archaeological displays in the Great Hall. Hundreds of volunteers support the running of the museum. Over the last five year volunteers have contributed... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wits students vow to keep fighting for free educationdecide on its position on fee increases during its council meeting at the end o
Wits students vow to keep fighting for free education
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
decide on its position on fee increases during its council meeting at the end of this month. FILE: Students arrive at the Great Hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN feesmustfall,university fees,Wits,Wits fees must fall,Wits students... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wits SRC: Talks underway for national march over free educationleader Fasiha Hassan says they want to join forces with other institutions for
Wits SRC: Talks underway for national march over free education
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
leader Fasiha Hassan says they want to join forces with other institutions for a national march. Students arrive at the great hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN Fees must fall,university fees,Wits,fees commission,Fees2017,Wits... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Political divisions start taking their toll on the latest phase of the student #Fallist movementfor fear of repercussions. Sibusiso was among hundreds of Wits students who ga
Political divisions start taking their toll on the latest phase of the student #Fallist movement
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
for fear of repercussions. Sibusiso was among hundreds of Wits students who gathered on the steps at the university’s Great Hall on Wednesday evening to take a breather after police had fired stun grenades and rubber bullets at them. He... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The long history of the Australian mosque— than the famous stained glass windows of the Nasir al-Mulk mosque in Shiraz,
The long history of the Australian mosque
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
— than the famous stained glass windows of the Nasir al-Mulk mosque in Shiraz, Iran. Infographic: (L) Leonard French, Great Hall of the National Gallery of Victoria. (Top R) Detail of coloured daylight through roof lanterns, Australian Islamic... Read more
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This Is Anfield
Photos: Kenny Dalglish and the 96 among those awarded the Freedom of Liverpoolmother of James and father of Sarah and Vicki respectively, were on hand to rep
Photos: Kenny Dalglish and the 96 among those awarded the Freedom of Liverpool
This Is Anfield / Posted 3 days ago
mother of James and father of Sarah and Vicki respectively, were on hand to represent the 96. A ceremony, held in the Great Hall, saw Liverpool’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Roz Gladden, present the honours. The 96 were given individual scrolls... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Freedom of Liverpool awarded to Hillsborough 96the honours had been awarded posthumously. He said: “That demonstrates the imp
Freedom of Liverpool awarded to Hillsborough 96
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
the honours had been awarded posthumously. He said: “That demonstrates the importance of those people.” The event, in the Great Hall, was also attended by Liverpool FC chief executive Ian Ayre and former player Alan Hansen, as well as civic... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Education funding talks must include economic reality facing mining sector’sector’ The Chamber of Mines says the mining sector is currently under serious
‘Education funding talks must include economic reality facing mining sector’
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
sector’ The Chamber of Mines says the mining sector is currently under serious financial strain. Students arrive at the great hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN. university fees,mining sector,Chamber of Mines,Fees2017 The body... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
Local schools celebrate homecoming next weekDisney Day with students wearing “anything related to Disney,” Arnold said. The
Local schools celebrate homecoming next week
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Disney Day with students wearing “anything related to Disney,” Arnold said. The day will conclude with a movie night in the Great Hall (commons) from 7 to 9 p.m. Concessions will be available. Tuesday is Anything Harry Potter Day and includes the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wits to decide stance on fee increase in council meetingstudents discuss way forward, Wits says it’ll announce its position at the end
Wits to decide stance on fee increase in council meeting
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
students discuss way forward, Wits says it’ll announce its position at the end of the month. Students arrive at the Great Hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN Wits University,Wits University protests,Fees2017 JOHANNESBURG –... Read more
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Business Insider
The final, furious push for an 'epoch-making' trade deal that's getting battered on the US campaign trailPresident Barack Obama (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands at the
The final, furious push for an 'epoch-making' trade deal that's getting battered on the US campaign trail
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
President Barack Obama (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands at the end of their news conference in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 12, 2014.Reuters Notably, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump say they oppose... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More South Shut as Protests Rage Over Feesin the violent acts. Similarly, we understand that private security was also in
More South Shut as Protests Rage Over Fees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in the violent acts. Similarly, we understand that private security was also involved in the throwing of stones outside the Great Hall on Tuesday. We're taking up that matter with the security company. It's unacceptable," she said. Meanwhile, the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wits students plan to unite with other institutions for national protestinstitutions, but targeting different parts of the State and private sectors.”
Wits students plan to unite with other institutions for national protest
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
institutions, but targeting different parts of the State and private sectors.” Students are now gathered in front of the Great Hall, ahead of this afternoon’s meeting. LISTEN: What will SA's tertiary education system look like 5 years from... Read more
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Scotsman
17th century city fortress on Edinburgh’s southside for salestone staircase, which unlike many turnpikes is generously wide and very well l
17th century city fortress on Edinburgh’s southside for sale
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
stone staircase, which unlike many turnpikes is generously wide and very well lit, is the first floor where you find the great hall. It is both grand with its high ceiling, massive fireplace and beamed ceiling, yet comfortable. This is also a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Injured, Two Arrested in Wits Clashesclaimed she had been shot in the foot with a rubber bullet. Meanwhile, student
Three Injured, Two Arrested in Wits Clashes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
claimed she had been shot in the foot with a rubber bullet. Meanwhile, students split into several groups outside the Great Hall on Wednesday afternoon, often breaking into song. Some armed themselves with rocks, saying they were going to find... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Fire Stun Grenades, Rubber Bullets At Protesting Wits Studentsstudents and security guards threw rocks and chunks of concrete at each other o
Police Fire Stun Grenades, Rubber Bullets At Protesting Wits Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
students and security guards threw rocks and chunks of concrete at each other on the steps of the university's Great Hall on Tuesday. Several windows and glass doors were damaged in the exchange while some students also kicked in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wits Trying to Ensure Academic Work Resumesfor the week on Tuesday evening, after students and private security guards thr
Wits Trying to Ensure Academic Work Resumes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
for the week on Tuesday evening, after students and private security guards threw rocks at one another outside the Great Hall, on the East campus. Ten students and 14 guards were injured. On Wednesday, students threw rocks and police, who... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wits suspends more services after student threatswith student leaders over the matter of free education. FILE: Protesting Wits
Wits suspends more services after student threats
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
with student leaders over the matter of free education. FILE: Protesting Wits University students are allowed into the Great Hall. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN. Fees must fall,Wits,fees commission,Wits students protest,Fees2017,Fees... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Wits trying to ensure academic work resumesfor the week on Tuesday evening, after students and private security guards thr
Wits trying to ensure academic work resumes
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
for the week on Tuesday evening, after students and private security guards threw rocks at one another outside the Great Hall, on the East campus. Ten students and 14 guards were injured. On Wednesday, students threw rocks and police, who... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Violence does not work – WitsTawana Kupe said. He said 10 students and 14 security guards were injured in t
Violence does not work – Wits
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
Tawana Kupe said. He said 10 students and 14 security guards were injured in the stone-throwing outside the Great Hall, on the East Campus, on Tuesday. “That could all have been prevented if everybody had not acted with those levels... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Violence does not work - WitsTawana Kupe said. He said 10 students and 14 security guards were injured in t
Violence does not work - Wits
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Tawana Kupe said. He said 10 students and 14 security guards were injured in the stone-throwing outside the Great Hall, on the East Campus, on Tuesday. “That could all have been prevented if everybody had not acted with those levels... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Police fire stun grenades, rubber bullets at protesting Wits studentsstudents and security guards threw rocks and chunks of concrete at each other o
Police fire stun grenades, rubber bullets at protesting Wits students
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
students and security guards threw rocks and chunks of concrete at each other on the steps of the university's Great Hall on Tuesday. Several windows and glass doors were damaged in the exchange while some students also kicked in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wits Vice Chancellor Tweets His Shock Over Violent Protestscontact with the team at Wits," Habib tweeted. Students and private security t
Wits Vice Chancellor Tweets His Shock Over Violent Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
contact with the team at Wits," Habib tweeted. Students and private security threw rocks at each other outside the Great Hall at the Braamfontein campus. Students had been protesting since the beginning of the week when Higher Education... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Wits University erupts as police blast stun grenades and rubber bulletsher burn wounds. Shortly after, the explosions of grenades and rubber bullets
Wits University erupts as police blast stun grenades and rubber bullets
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
her burn wounds. Shortly after, the explosions of grenades and rubber bullets stopped, while students gathered outside the Great Hall. The injured student was driven away in a campus security car and placed inside an ambulance a few streets away... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Witte Museum reveals sneak peek of 'once-in-a-100-years transformation' progressnoted the previous Triceratops replica was a hit with visitors and they are exc
Witte Museum reveals sneak peek of 'once-in-a-100-years transformation' progress
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
noted the previous Triceratops replica was a hit with visitors and they are excited to expand the collection in the Valero Great Hall with a Tyrannosaurus rex, Acrocanthosaurus and Mozasaurus, which will swim in an "ancient sea." "We just want to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tear gas, stun grenades and running battles at WitsSome of the students ran away others threw stones at the police. The students
Tear gas, stun grenades and running battles at Wits
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Some of the students ran away others threw stones at the police. The students moved back to campus and gathered by the Great Hall holding stones and singing struggle songs. Several students were injured during the standoff, however, paramedics... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Witte Museum breaks ground on latest phase of multi-million dollar expansionmuseum building will open in 2017, featuring ancient Pterosaurs overhead in the
Witte Museum breaks ground on latest phase of multi-million dollar expansion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
museum building will open in 2017, featuring ancient Pterosaurs overhead in the H-E-B Lantern as visitors enter the Valero Great Hall. Modern technology will process visitors through the admissions area, where they will explore what Texas looked... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Witte Museum reveals sneak peek of 'once-100-years transformation' progressnoted the previous Triceratops replica was a hit with visitors and they are exc
Witte Museum reveals sneak peek of 'once-100-years transformation' progress
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
noted the previous Triceratops replica was a hit with visitors and they are excited to expand the collection in the Valero Great Hall with a Tyrannosaurus rex, Acrocanthosaurus and Mozasaurus, which will swim in an "ancient sea." "We just want to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
3 injured, 2 arrested in Wits clashesclaimed she had been shot in the foot with a rubber bullet. Meanwhile, student
3 injured, 2 arrested in Wits clashes
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
claimed she had been shot in the foot with a rubber bullet. Meanwhile, students split into several groups outside the Great Hall on Wednesday afternoon, often breaking into song. Some armed themselves with rocks, saying they were going to find... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wits students clash with police in Braamfonteincondemned Tuesday’s violent clashes between security guards and students which
Wits students clash with police in Braamfontein
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
condemned Tuesday’s violent clashes between security guards and students which led to damage to the entrance of the Great Hall. It was reported that the private security company had since been removed from campus. The students have been... Read more
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