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Princeton University Athletics
Ivy Champion Women's Volleyball Brings Talent, Versatility In Class Of 2020title after an 0-3 start, the Tiger women’s volleyball team is looking to build
Ivy Champion Women's Volleyball Brings Talent, Versatility In Class Of 2020
Princeton University Athletics / Posted 3 hours ago
title after an 0-3 start, the Tiger women’s volleyball team is looking to build on that momentum with a talented quartet of incoming recruits. Head coach Sabrina King put together an experienced, versatile class of players who had significant... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEast Ninth and Commerce streets. Art Together for early-stage Alzheimer's patie
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
East Ninth and Commerce streets. Art Together for early-stage Alzheimer's patients and caregivers, 10 a.m. third Monday of each month. Renoir's Madame Henriot in Costume, through Sept. 11. "Young Arkansas Artists," Arkansas students from... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Congratulations Graduates | May 25, 2016Charlotte High School Charlotte High School is proud to announce the Valedictor
Congratulations Graduates | May 25, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte High School Charlotte High School is proud to announce the Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the class of 2015-2016. Ashlyn Kenzie Dillard has been named Valedictorian and Pilo Anthony Calvillo has been named Salutatorian. Both... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UC Forestry academic wins international awardTuesday, 17 May 2016, 3:08 pmPress Release: University of CanterburyDr Justin M
UC Forestry academic wins international award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 3:08 pmPress Release: University of CanterburyDr Justin Morgenroth, senior lecturer in the New Zealand School of Forestry at University of... Read more
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examiner.com
Starry Night software dates 2,500-old lyric poemPhysicists and astronomers from the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have
Starry Night software dates 2,500-old lyric poem
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
Physicists and astronomers from the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have used advanced astronomical software to accurately date lyric poet Sappho'sMidnight Poem," which describes the night sky over Greece more than 2,500 years ago. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Physicists date poem' to 570 BC using simulation of night skyMystery of a 2,500 year old verse solved by astronomy! Physicists date 'Midnigh
Physicists date poem' to 570 BC using simulation of night sky
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Mystery of a 2,500 year old verse solved by astronomy! Physicists date 'Midnight Poem' to 570 BC using simulation of night sky Sappho was a leading Greek female lyric poet born around 630 BC One of her poems mentioned the star cluster Pleiades,... Read more
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New Kerala
Astronomical software dates 2,500-old lyric poem accurately - newkerala.com #64250New York, May 16 : In an example of where the scientific community can make a c
Astronomical software dates 2,500-old lyric poem accurately - newkerala.com #64250
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New York, May 16 : In an example of where the scientific community can make a contribution to knowledge described in important ancient texts, researchers have used advanced astronomical software to accurately date lyric poet Sappho's 'Midnight Poem'... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
‘Visions’ of beautyArtist Lori Garner and poet Marjorie Chesebro are paired in the joint exhibitio
‘Visions’ of beauty
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Artist Lori Garner and poet Marjorie Chesebro are paired in the joint exhibition of Denton Poets Assembly and the Visual Arts Society of Texas, “Merging Visions.” Garner’s colored pencil drawing Defacement depicts a woman with a scar gazing at an... Read more
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Duke University
Student Laurels and Honors, 2016 EditionRhodes Scholars Laura Roberts and John "Jay" Ruckelshaus Rhodes Scholars Seni
Student Laurels and Honors, 2016 Edition
Duke University / Posted 13 days ago
Rhodes Scholars Laura Roberts and John "Jay" Ruckelshaus Rhodes Scholars Seniors Laura Roberts of Dallas and John “Jay” Ruckelshaus of Indianapolis were among the 32 recipients selected this weekend for prestigious Rhodes Scholarships. Roberts is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists use planetarium's advanced astronomical software to accurately date 2,500 year-old lyric poemDetail from a Pompeii fresco painting of Sappho holding a stylus Physicists and
Scientists use planetarium's advanced astronomical software to accurately date 2,500 year-old lyric poem
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Detail from a Pompeii fresco painting of Sappho holding a stylus Physicists and astronomers from the University of Texas at Arlington have used advanced astronomical software to accurately date lyric poet Sappho's "Midnight Poem," which describes the... Read more
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New America Media
Caregivers Face Crushing Demands, But Help Isn’t FarDALLAS--For the past five years, Jan Draper has rarely left the side of her hus
Caregivers Face Crushing Demands, But Help Isn’t Far
New America Media / Posted 15 days ago
DALLAS--For the past five years, Jan Draper has rarely left the side of her husband, Gary, who has Alzheimer’s disease. The full-time caregiving has taken a physical and emotional toll. So in late December, Jan sought relief by taking short breaks... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarnoted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park,
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Art of Motion: Tango, 7-9 p.m. today; members $10, nonmembers $14. Lecture: Watercolorist Paul Signac, Ann Wagner, 6:30-9 p.m.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Academic All-Stars: Memphis area students honored for achievementsthe science category. "I hadn't expected to win." Although Mohan received the
Academic All-Stars: Memphis area students honored for achievements
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
the science category. "I hadn't expected to win." Although Mohan received the science award, he said that he is also into poetry and hopes to join a slam poetry club at Vanderbilt. Mohan was one of 11 high school students from the Greater Memphis... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Third annual Zine Fest celebrates creativity of the little guyLike the authors and publishers who will be at Zine Fest on Saturday, attendees
Third annual Zine Fest celebrates creativity of the little guy
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
Like the authors and publishers who will be at Zine Fest on Saturday, attendees represent a wide range of interests, including comics, music, pop culture, sports, politics, journalism, art, literature, poetry, cooking, travel and music. ›... Read more
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Al.com
Who is Roy Moore? Alabama's Ten Commandments Judge takes on same-sex marriageOn the morning of his 68th birthday, Roy Moore was rewarded for his vocal oppos
Who is Roy Moore? Alabama's Ten Commandments Judge takes on same-sex marriage
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
On the morning of his 68th birthday, Roy Moore was rewarded for his vocal opposition to Alabama's same-sex marriage ban being struck down with a few words from President Obama. Alabama's chief justice said the president "wasn't exactly being... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarHicks Stone, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Art Together for early-stage Alzheimer's patien
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Hicks Stone, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Art Together for early-stage Alzheimer's patients and caregivers, 10 a.m. third Monday of each month. "Young Arkansas Artists," Arkansas students from kindergarten-grade 12, Friday-July 24; awards and family... Read more
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New University
Lemons to Lemonade, Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Side ChicksBeyoncé surprise-released yet another album last week, sparking all kinds of co
Lemons to Lemonade, Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Side Chicks
New University / Posted 24 days ago
Beyoncé surprise-released yet another album last week, sparking all kinds of controversy and support, and I wasn’t sure what “Lemonade” was even referring to when it started coming up in memes and Facebook posts. I was hesitant to jump into the... Read more
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Slate
He Was an Ideal Spokesman for Sex Offenders’ Rights. Then He Got Arrested for Texting a Minor.Murder, theft, and other wickedness. The Imperfect VictimGalen Baughman seemed
He Was an Ideal Spokesman for Sex Offenders’ Rights. Then He Got Arrested for Texting a Minor.
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
Murder, theft, and other wickedness. The Imperfect VictimGalen Baughman seemed like an ideal spokesman for sex offenders’ civil rights. Then he got arrested for texting a teenage boy. Galen Baughman had been out of prison for about three years when... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
On and Around Campus April 29 – May 5Diplomatic Encounters: His Excellency Gerard Araud, Ambassador of France to the
On and Around Campus April 29 – May 5
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 28 days ago
Diplomatic Encounters: His Excellency Gerard Araud, Ambassador of France to the United States 9:30–10:45 a.m., Ida Noyes Hall East Lounge. Register online. His Excellency Gerard Araud, Ambassador of France to the United States, will speak about the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, April 29-May 5Saturday, April 30, with registration starting at 10 a.m., $5, with prizes for
Out & About calendar, April 29-May 5
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Saturday, April 30, with registration starting at 10 a.m., $5, with prizes for first and second place, sloppy joes with bag of chips and pickle spear for $5, and baked goods for sale. 267-1923. AMERICAN LEGION POST 400, 3029 N.W. US-24 highway: DJ... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarArkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets.
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets."Bouguereau and the Hazards of Love," lecture by Stanton Thomas, 5:30-9 p.m. today, $10 for nonmembers. Art Together for early-stage Alzheimer's patients... Read more
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Arkansas Times
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star TeamMeet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star Team
Arkansas Times / Posted 30 days ago
Meet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of 2016, our 22nd, is made up of inventors, Olympic-caliber athletes, poets, programmers and Quiz Bowlers. There's rarely a B on the transcripts of these students — in not... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Why were so many environmentalists gloomy on Earth Day?April 1970, I gave a talk in Princeton, New Jersey, for the first Earth Day. I
Why were so many environmentalists gloomy on Earth Day?
OregonLive.com / Posted a month ago
April 1970, I gave a talk in Princeton, New Jersey, for the first Earth Day. I had some expertise in the literature of natural history, had started a 330-acre homestead community with environmental covenants and was conducting an interstate... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Friday, April 22, 2016RELAY FOR LIFE – Relay For Life of Wise County begins tonight with a survivor r
Friday, April 22, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
RELAY FOR LIFE – Relay For Life of Wise County begins tonight with a survivor reception at 6 p.m. and the event beginning at 7. Luminaria ceremony is at 9. The event will also feature laps games, activities, carnival games, bounce house, an obstacle... Read more

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