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Inside the Phillies: MacPhail's career in baseball started early

Outlet: Philadelphia Inquirer

...the Twins' rightfielder then." MacPhail played Division III baseball at Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pa.), from which he graduated in 1976....

EDUCATOR READY FOR NEW ROLE

Outlet: Glen Rock Gazette

...community that shares such similar values." Pasciuto graduated from Dickinson College in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in history, and...

Study abroad? What about my bros?

Outlet: Times Higher Education

US men aren’t interested in ‘life-changing’ rhetoric of studying abroad Report suggests that male social groups are ‘less fluid’ than women’s, who made up 63.5 per cent of American students overseas Comfort zone: men are reluctant to leave what i

Business briefs: CRS acquires Republic Technologies

Outlet: Jackson Sun Online

...working in private enterprise and public service. Hartsell graduated from Dickinson College with a bachelor's degree and Florida State University...

Sales Tax Slice: Minnesota's Updated Manufacturing Exemption Illustrates Importance of Staying Aware of Evolving Sales Tax Laws

Outlet: Bloomberg BNA

...Journal of International Law. He received his B.A. cum laude in Economics from Dickinson College. He is currently pursuing a Tax LL.M. at Georgetown...

New assistant principal 'excited to come to Glen Rock' - Education

Outlet: Record & Herald News Online

...another community that shares such similar values." Pasciuto graduated from Dickinson College in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in history, and...

Phillies name Dickinson College grad Andy MacPhail as next president

Outlet: Patriot-News Online, The

...Monday with plans to take over as team president after this season. The 1976 Dickinson College graduate will eventually replace Pat Gillick, who...

'An old soul': Towns' family thinks he'll adjust to NBA

Outlet: Sports Illustrated Online

...himself,'' said the 18-year-old, who is following in his basketball footsteps at Dickinson College this fall. ''But really he's just a nice guy,''...

Phillies to name veteran executive to run operations: Reports

Outlet: Philadelphia Business Journal

...uncle, Bill MacPhail, was president of CBS Sports. MacPhail is a graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.. When and if he starts, MacPhail...

Touch Of Gray

Outlet: Jewish Week - Online, The

...quite literally upon it. Ted Merwin teaches religion and Judaic studies at Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pa.). He writes about theater for the...

Interstellar 'should be shown in school lessons'

Outlet: BBC America

The film Interstellar should be shown in school science lessons, a scientific journal has urged. They say their call follows a new insight gained...

Dickinson College digitizes Indian School records

Outlet: Sentinel Online

2015-06-21T19:30:00Z Dickinson College digitizes Indian School recordsAdrian Sipes The...

Science and Study Abroad

Outlet: Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

...faculty work on." Dr. Neil Weissman, provost and dean of the college at Dickinson College, where more than 40 percent of graduating STEM...

Mark Ruffalo talks climate change and what you can do about it

Outlet: Grist

...our values as human beings can really come into focus. I traveled recently to Dickinson College to receive the Sam Rose '58 and Julie Walters Prize...

Smart Talk: Why do we dislike our bodies?; Health Smart on mental illness

Outlet: WITF-TV Online

...Amy Farrell, a professor of American Studies and Women and Gender Studies at Dickinson College, who wrote the book Fat Shame: Stigma and the Fat...

Mock Trial captain sees law in his future

Outlet: Clarence Bee

Students Mitchell Snyder, right, and Tyler Bird, left, work with attorney Justin D. Kloss. Courtesy of Klosslaw.com Mitchell Snyder may not know exactly what major he’ll choose when he begins classes in the fall at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pe

New Jersey SEEDS Congratulates College Preparatory Program Graduates

Outlet: American Public Media - Online

...pleased to have students return to Albright College, Denison University and Dickinson College. In addition, one of our students was a recipient...

Dickinson College studying 3 lakes in Cumberland County | News

Outlet: WITF-TV Online

(Carlisle) -- Using a state grant, Dickinson College researchers are studying three lakes in Cumberland...

Williamstown: Mount Greylock names student speakers

Outlet: Berkshire Eagle

WILLIAMSTOWN Ian Scott Brink was selected by the Class of 2015 to speak at Mount Greylock's graduation at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 6, in the school gymnasium. The title of Brink's speech is "The Greylock Experience." Jacqueline Elizabeth Van Slycke

Kevin Leidwinger Appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of CNA Commercial

Outlet: Bloomberg News - Online

...Operations Manager. Kevin holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Dickinson College. About CNA Serving businesses and professionals...

Harriette Thompson, 92, becomes oldest woman to finish a marathon

Outlet: Baltimore Sun Online

...By her early teens she was riding a bike 26 miles round trip for lessons. At Dickinson College in Carlisle, Thompson roller skated to class. The...

Saudis Turn Birthplace of Ideology Into Tourist Spot

Outlet: New York Times, The

DIRIYAH, Saudi Arabia — More than 250 years ago, in this sunbaked oasis of mud-brick houses and ramparts, the ancestors of the Saudi royal family and an outcast fundamentalist preacher formed an alliance that has shaped this land ever since. In re

Dear Graduates: ‘We Broke It, but You've Got to Fix It'

Outlet: Chronicle of Higher Education - Online, The

...presence — or if it will change in your absence. Ian McEwan, author, at Dickinson College: Free speech is not simple. It's never an absolute....

5 Things That Happen When The Hulk Comes to Commencement

Outlet: Huffington Post

...Hulk--actor Mark Ruffalo--accepted the Sam Rose '58 and Julie Walters Prize at Dickinson College for Global Environmental Activism. So, what happens...

College Grad Uses Sign-On Bonus From New Job To Fly Host Family From Cameroon To Graduation [Video]

Outlet: Inquisitr

...in Cameroon to the ceremony. Molly DiLeonardi lived in Cameroon as part of Dickinson College's cultural exchange program and says that she gained...

‘The Silencing' of the American College

Outlet: TIME Online

...theme was the importance of free speech—author Ian McEwan told graduates at Dickinson College, “Being offended is not to be confused with a state...

The drive to save free speech on America's campuses

Outlet: New York Post - Online

...noteworthy English writer Ian McEwan's words last weekend to the graduates of Dickinson College: “Being offended is not to be confused with a state...

Colleges and universities amass six gigawatt-hours of electricity savings

Outlet: University Business - Online

...(listed alphabetically) California State University - Chico, Concordia College, Dickinson College, Eastern Mennonite University, Georgia State University,...

2015 commencement speakers step away from preferred narratives

Outlet: Washington Examiner

Opinion: Social Issues Commencement season is finally upon us — that time of year when college graduates enjoy one last day in their protective bubbles before being released into the general population to discover what the "real world" is really l

The best quotes from 2015 celebrity commencement speeches

Outlet: EW.com

...majority, it's time to pause and reflect.” Be the left shark.” Mark Ruffalo, Dickinson College, May 17 “I'm asking each of you, at some point,...

Inspired Life ‘Be the Super Bowl Left Shark’ and other funny and inspiring advice to grads from Meredith Vieira, Stephen Colbert and more

Outlet: Washington Post, The

It’s graduation season. So that means caps and gowns, getting a job, and too many amazing commencement speeches to count. We’ve rounded up the most...

TIME: Ideas - Education Ian McEwan to Grads: Defend Free Speech

Outlet: Time

My most sincere congratulations to all the graduates here. You made it through. You have a degree from a truly excellent institution. A lot of...

TIME: Ideas - Education Mark Ruffalo to Grads: Buck the System

Outlet: Time

I didn’t graduate from college, so I’m in awe of every one of you. So thank you — I’m really grateful and honored to be here today. Thank you, Sam and...

Funny, inspiring advice to grads from Joe Biden, Stephen Colbert and more

Outlet: Washington Post - Online, The

...it guide you in life and work and in your life's work.” 6. Ian McEwen to Dickinson College:  “Without free speech, democracy is a sham” ...

From Maya Rudolph to George W. Bush, see 2015?s amazing commencement speeches

Outlet: Today - Online

...never graduated from college himself. But when he accepted an award during Dickinson College's commencement, he was sure to pass on some advice...

Ian McEwan Gives Impassioned Graduation Address On Free Speech

Outlet: Huffington Post

English novelist Ian McEwan used his platform as Dickinson College's commencement speaker to advocate for free speech...

Mark Ruffalo Tells Grads: 'Activist Is Not A Dirty Word'

Outlet: Huffington Post

Actor Mark Ruffalo received the Sam Rose '58 and Julie Waters Prize at Dickinson College for Global Environmental Activism at the school's...

Ian McEwan shares writing advice, Paul McCartney and Dickinson College memories ahead of commencement speech

Outlet: Patriot-News - Online, The

...author Ian McEwan is preparing to travel to the U.S. so that he can speak at Dickinson College and receive an honorary degree this weekend (May...

Why Saudi Arabia is poised to behead a dissident cleric and publicly display his corpse

Outlet: Vox

...world, where modernizing governments have steadily hemmed in religious courts," Dickinson College historian David Commins writes. "It appears as...

Amtrak 188 crash: How safe are America's trains?

Outlet: Fortune - Online

...on a train doesn't really matter, says David Jackson, a physics professor at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa. “No seat is more safe than the...