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Boston Globe
3 charged with attempting to burgle rooms at UMassThree men were allegedly caught roaming the halls of a high-rise University of
3 charged with attempting to burgle rooms at UMass
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
Three men were allegedly caught roaming the halls of a high-rise University of Massachusetts Amherst dorm, attempting to enter rooms while masked and armed with knives early Sunday, university officials said. The group — two of whom were students at... Read more
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Boston Globe
3 men charged in burglary at UMass-Amherst dormitoryAMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Two students and a third man have been charged with break
3 men charged in burglary at UMass-Amherst dormitory
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Two students and a third man have been charged with breaking into a University of Massachusetts Amherst dorm room over the weekend. The Republican of Springfield reports that 20-year-old Garrett Johnston, of Belle Mead, New... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
3 men charged in burglary at UMass-Amherst dormitoryAMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Two students and a third man have been charged with break
3 men charged in burglary at UMass-Amherst dormitory
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 20 hours ago
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Two students and a third man have been charged with breaking into a University of Massachusetts Amherst dorm room over the weekend. The Republican of Springfield reports that 20-year-old Garrett Johnston, of Belle Mead, New... Read more
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The Mercury News
Following Kobe Bryant's retirement, we take a look back at the 1996 NBA DraftNo. 6 Pick: Antoine Walker Though Camby didn't win four Defensive Player of th
Following Kobe Bryant's retirement, we take a look back at the 1996 NBA Draft
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
No. 6 Pick: Antoine Walker Though Camby didn't win four Defensive Player of the Year awards during his career, the University of Massachusetts Amherst product did establish himself as an elite defender in his own right. The lanky center... Read more
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Boston Globe
Commencement quirksundergrads. Northeastern seniors, clad in graduation garb, traditionally ride t
Commencement quirks
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
undergrads. Northeastern seniors, clad in graduation garb, traditionally ride the T to their TD Garden commencement. At University of Massachusetts Amherst, international students lead the procession into McGuirk Alumni Stadium carrying the... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Al-Quadin Muhammad, Miami’s leading sacker, takes to social media to reveal surgeryurged officials at the university to vote on a resolution “to end Division I fo
Al-Quadin Muhammad, Miami’s leading sacker, takes to social media to reveal surgery
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
urged officials at the university to vote on a resolution “to end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football altogether.” That... Read more
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Salon.com
Rahm Emanuel’s political machine is overwhelmingly white. Here’s why it matters — even beyond ChicagoThe 2016 election cycle has led to heated discussion about the issues of money
Rahm Emanuel’s political machine is overwhelmingly white. Here’s why it matters — even beyond Chicago
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
The 2016 election cycle has led to heated discussion about the issues of money in politics and racial justice. However, these debates have rarely crossed: the dominance of the affluent and racial justice are treated as separate issues. My latest... Read more
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examiner.com
The Universal College Application introduces gender identity questionsadvisory organizations. Over the past year, UCA has worked closely with Campus
The Universal College Application introduces gender identity questions
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
advisory organizations. Over the past year, UCA has worked closely with Campus Pride and the Stonewall Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst to carefully craft its response to the requests from LGBTQ youth, higher education and... Read more
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Boston Globe
UMass Amherst student found dead in dorm roomA University of Massachusetts Amherst student was found dead in his dormitory r
UMass Amherst student found dead in dorm room
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
A University of Massachusetts Amherst student was found dead in his dormitory room on Wednesday morning, a school official said. Campus police responded to a well-being check at 11:49 a.m. and found the body of 24-year-old Jonathan Shaw, said Ed... Read more
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First Coast News
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KTVB Boise
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBSthe university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I
UMass meeting to call for departure from FBS
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
the university's chancellor, president and board of trustees to "end Division I football (Football Bowl Subdivision) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and either move to a different division or discontinue NCAA football." The faculty... Read more
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Business Wire
Henry Kusch, New General Manager of El Segundo RefineryEL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Henry Kusch, formerly General Manager of C
Henry Kusch, New General Manager of El Segundo Refinery
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Henry Kusch, formerly General Manager of Chevron’s Escravos Gas-to-Liquids Venture in Nigeria, has assumed the position of General Manager of the El Segundo Refinery. Mr. Kusch replaces Frank Semancik who has been... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Two Contradictory Ideas Many Americans Have About the Economystruggle with reconciling these two concepts is a fascination of Katherine Newm
The Two Contradictory Ideas Many Americans Have About the Economy
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
struggle with reconciling these two concepts is a fascination of Katherine Newman, who serves as the provost at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Newman, who has researched and written about the effects of social mobility since the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Colleges Face Student Protests Over Fossil Fuel InvestmentsDenver, Columbia University, New York University and Swarthmore College in Penn
Colleges Face Student Protests Over Fossil Fuel Investments
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
Denver, Columbia University, New York University and Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. Protests at Harvard University and University of Massachusetts Amherst resulted in nearly two dozen arrests. Students at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New... Read more
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PhysOrg
New structure identified in membrane of disease-causing bacteriabasic structure and mechanisms, say molecular microbiologist Yasu Morita and hi
New structure identified in membrane of disease-causing bacteria
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
basic structure and mechanisms, say molecular microbiologist Yasu Morita and his doctoral student Jennifer Hayashi at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In the current issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, they report an... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Decrease in serum zinc levels may cause inflammation among HIV positive individualsIn a new study, University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers Krishna Poudel
Decrease in serum zinc levels may cause inflammation among HIV positive individuals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
In a new study, University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers Krishna Poudel and colleagues report that zinc deficiency may contribute to chronic inflammation among HIV-positive individuals. Theirs is believed to be the first investigation to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Junkins to read poetry at librarywill discuss his life, and explain poetry from his perspective. Following the
Junkins to read poetry at library
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 days ago
will discuss his life, and explain poetry from his perspective. Following the presentation, he will share a selection of his poems, and participate in a question-and-answer session. The event is part of a weeklong celebration of poetry by The... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Zinc deficiency may make inflammation worse in HIV+ patientsof extensive epidemiologic investigation because it is also an independent surv
Zinc deficiency may make inflammation worse in HIV+ patients
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
of extensive epidemiologic investigation because it is also an independent survival predictor," said Krishna Poudel from University of Massachusetts Amherst in the US. "The fact that several studies have suggested that zinc might be something... Read more
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New Kerala
HIV-positive? Zinc deficiency may make inflammation worse - newkerala.com #53275investigation because it is also an independent survival predictor, said one of
HIV-positive? Zinc deficiency may make inflammation worse - newkerala.com #53275
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
investigation because it is also an independent survival predictor, said one of the researchers Krishna Poudel from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the US. "The fact that several studies have suggested that zinc might be something... Read more
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Boston Globe
College Republicans begrudgingly consider Clinton over Trumpfor Hillary Clinton. “If you had to put a gun to my head and pick one of the t
College Republicans begrudgingly consider Clinton over Trump
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
for Hillary Clinton. “If you had to put a gun to my head and pick one of the two, I prefer Clinton,” said Nick Pappas, University of Massachusetts Amherst senior and membership chairman of its Republican club. “To me as a conservative, she is a... Read more
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Salon.com
“Defining political issue of our time”: NYU grad student union overwhelmingly votes to boycott Israel over violations of Palestinian human rightsat least two major graduate student unions voted to endorse a boycott of Israel
“Defining political issue of our time”: NYU grad student union overwhelmingly votes to boycott Israel over violations of Palestinian human rights
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
at least two major graduate student unions voted to endorse a boycott of Israel. The Graduate Employee Organization at the University of Massachusetts Amherst passed a BDS resolution by referendum, as well as the City University of New York... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at UMass graduationAMHERST, Mass. (AP) — A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at UMass graduation
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University of Massachusetts Amherst to pursue a career as a high-tech entrepreneur has been selected to deliver the keynote address at the school’s commencement. Wayne Chang is the... Read more
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Salon.com
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at school’s graduationAMHERST, Mass. (AP) — A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at school’s graduation
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University of Massachusetts Amherst to pursue a career as a high-tech entrepreneur has been selected to deliver the keynote address at the school’s commencement. Wayne Chang is the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at school's graduationAMHERST, Mass. (AP) - A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University
College dropout Twitter exec to speak at school's graduation
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University of Massachusetts Amherst to pursue a career as a high-tech entrepreneur has been selected to deliver the keynote address at the school's commencement. Wayne Chang is the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UMass dropout who's now a millionaire Twitter exec to give commencement addressnow a millionaire Twitter exec to give commencement address AMHERST (AP) -- A
UMass dropout who's now a millionaire Twitter exec to give commencement address
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
now a millionaire Twitter exec to give commencement address AMHERST (AP) -- A top Twitter executive who dropped out of the University of Massachusetts Amherst to pursue a career as a high tech entrepreneur has been selected to deliver the keynote... Read more
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WestportNow
Donna Mae Malin, 82Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Donna Mae (Halloran) Malin of Westport died April 8 af
Donna Mae Malin, 82
WestportNow / Posted 12 days ago
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Donna Mae (Halloran) Malin of Westport died April 8 after a lengthy illness. She was 82. She was born and raised in Northampton, Mass. the daughter of John and Mary (Duffy) Halloran. She graduated from Northampton High... Read more
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Philly.com
Bad Philly fan behavior explained - to a pointindividually, would behave that way," said Susan Krauss Whitbourne, a professor
Bad Philly fan behavior explained - to a point
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
individually, would behave that way," said Susan Krauss Whitbourne, a professor of psychological and brain sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. "It goes beyond sports fandom in my opinion. It's crowd behavior. It's people seeing... Read more
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New Kerala
Lone planetary-mass object found in family of stars - newkerala.com #51773our galaxy is likely teeming with free-floating planets. In fact, these lonely
Lone planetary-mass object found in family of stars - newkerala.com #51773
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
our galaxy is likely teeming with free-floating planets. In fact, these lonely worlds, which sit quietly in the darkness of space without any companion planets or even a host sun, might outnumber stars in our Milky Way galaxy. The surprising... Read more
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iol.co.za
Paris climate deal too little, too late?195 nations clinched the Paris Agreement in December, it was heralded by some a
Paris climate deal too little, too late?
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
195 nations clinched the Paris Agreement in December, it was heralded by some as a monumental achievement - the beginning of a process that would roll back the poisonous fruit of humankind's shortsightedness. Others viewed it as too little, too... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer to launch W.E.B. Du Bois Educational Seriesaround the country. "The students were in awe of what her film was portraying,"
Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer to launch W.E.B. Du Bois Educational Series
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
around the country. "The students were in awe of what her film was portraying," Young said. An exhibit on Du Bois from University of Massachusetts Amherst can be viewed before the lecture, which will be introduced by members of English teacher... Read more
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The Columbian
Business in spotlight on LGBT rightson marriage harmed the companies’ ability to operate across state lines. M.V.
Business in spotlight on LGBT rights
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
on marriage harmed the companies’ ability to operate across state lines. M.V. Lee Badgett, an economics professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a focus on LGBT issues, said companies have made the same argument about proposals... Read more
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Business Wire
Fine Art Insurance Specialist Sarah Johnson Court Joins AlliantLondon Broker. Johnson Court is a well-traveled student of the arts, earning h
Fine Art Insurance Specialist Sarah Johnson Court Joins Alliant
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
London Broker. Johnson Court is a well-traveled student of the arts, earning her bachelor’s degree in art history from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and her master’s degree in art history from Richmond, The American International... Read more
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