Monthly Archives: March 2009

Democracy Now! Host Amy Goodman to Visit New College, April 6

Award-winning journalist Amy Goodman, host of the daily, grassroots, global, radio/TV news hour “Democracy Now!” is coming to New College on Monday, April 6.

Democracy Now! Host Amy Goodman to Visit New College, April 6

Award-winning journalist Amy Goodman, host of the daily, grassroots, global, radio/TV news hour “Democracy Now!” is coming to New College on Monday, April 6.

Human Issues McMaster Symposium and Collegiate Global Summit open on Thursday

Outlet: Crescent-News

By JACK PALMER palmer@crescent-news.com Whether it’s improving economic growth in Belize or sustaining healthy families in rural northwest Ohio, the 2009 McMaster Symposium and Collegiate Global Summit covers a wide range of human issues. The fifth a

Human Issues McMaster Symposium and Collegiate Global Summit open on Thursday

Outlet: Crescent-News

By JACK PALMER palmer@crescent-news.com Whether it’s improving economic growth in Belize or sustaining healthy families in rural northwest Ohio, the 2009 McMaster Symposium and Collegiate Global Summit covers a wide range of human issues. The fifth a

Reflecting on shame of a nation

Outlet: Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Online

From a childhood in Nazi Germany to marriage to an American basketball star who later became a United States senator, Ernestine Bradley has had by any standard an unusual life. ‘One, I was born German, and two, yes, the Holocaust is a legacy of all G

Reflecting on shame of a nation

Outlet: Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Online

From a childhood in Nazi Germany to marriage to an American basketball star who later became a United States senator, Ernestine Bradley has had by any standard an unusual life. ‘One, I was born German, and two, yes, the Holocaust is a legacy of all G

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The Daily Beast Names New College of Florida #3 in list of “20 Colleges Worth the Price”

(March 27, 2009) — The Daily Beast, the news and culture webzine created by CNBC television talk show host and Washington Post correspondent Tina Brown, set out to find the top 20 best college values this year. Talking to higher-education experts,

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The Daily Beast Names New College of Florida #3 in list of “20 Colleges Worth the Price”

(March 27, 2009) — The Daily Beast, the news and culture webzine created by CNBC television talk show host and Washington Post correspondent Tina Brown, set out to find the top 20 best college values this year. Talking to higher-education experts,

Top 5? Harvard, New College of Florida, Rice

Outlet: WRAL’s 10 PM News on Fox 50 – WRAZ-TV

Don’t tell Duke, but UNC’s number one! The Daily Beast, a news and entertainment website, ranks UNC Chapel Hill as the nation’s top value in higher education. The rankings cite UNC’s academic reputation, reasonable price, and ability to meet financ

Top 5? Harvard, New College of Florida, Rice

Outlet: WRAL’s 10 PM News on Fox 50 – WRAZ-TV

Don’t tell Duke, but UNC’s number one! The Daily Beast, a news and entertainment website, ranks UNC Chapel Hill as the nation’s top value in higher education. The rankings cite UNC’s academic reputation, reasonable price, and ability to meet financ

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New College of Florida to Host Judge Thomas von Danwitz of the European Union Court of Justice

(March 25, 2009) – On Monday April 13, New College will host a lecture by Judge Thomas von Danwitz of the European Union Court of Justice. The talk, entitled “State of the Union in Europe: The EU Facing External Challenges

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New College of Florida to Host Judge Thomas von Danwitz of the European Union Court of Justice

(March 25, 2009) – On Monday April 13, New College will host a lecture by Judge Thomas von Danwitz of the European Union Court of Justice. The talk, entitled “State of the Union in Europe: The EU Facing External Challenges

New College of Florida Professors Promoted

March 23, 2009 — New College of Florida announced that Susan Marks, assistant professor of Judaic Studies, and Frank Alcock, assistant professor of political science, have been promoted to Associate Professor.

New College of Florida Professors Promoted

March 23, 2009 — New College of Florida announced that Susan Marks, assistant professor of Judaic Studies, and Frank Alcock, assistant professor of political science, have been promoted to Associate Professor.

Do grades matter?

Outlet: MSN Encarta

Melissa Hudson didn’t know exactly how valuable her college education was until it won her a promotion. A corporate controller and associate at Eppstein Uhen Architects in Milwaukee, Hudson moved from an entry-level job to a higher-level financial co

Do grades matter?

Outlet: MSN Encarta

Melissa Hudson didn’t know exactly how valuable her college education was until it won her a promotion. A corporate controller and associate at Eppstein Uhen Architects in Milwaukee, Hudson moved from an entry-level job to a higher-level financial co

Obama's science stimulus

Outlet: Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Online

‘It is from science that we get the innovation that provides productivity and growth for the future economy, so it is critically important for our economic well-being. It also adds to our quality of life in material ways.’ — Rep. Rush Holt,

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Obama's science stimulus

Outlet: Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Online

‘It is from science that we get the innovation that provides productivity and growth for the future economy, so it is critically important for our economic well-being. It also adds to our quality of life in material ways.’ — Rep. Rush Holt,

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