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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...

Ian McEwan pays impassioned tribute to 'Charlie Hebdo's courageous writers'

Outlet: The Guardian

...“without free speech, democracy is a sham”. Giving the commencement address at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania earlier this week, the Booker prize-winning...

WBUR On Point with Tom Ashbrook: Watch Ian McEwan’s Commencement Speech at Dickinson College

Outlet: WBUR-FM (Boston's NPR News Station)

Where Does America Fit In The World?

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...

Gallery: Dickinson College Commencement

Outlet: Sentinel - Online, The

Dickinson College held its Commencement ceremony Sunday morning at...

Campus Conservation Nationals Celebrates Fifth Anniversary as Colleges and Universities Amass Six Gigawatt-Hours of Electricity Savings | Reuters

Outlet: Reuters Online

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

British Novelist to American Grads: There's Nothing Virtuous about Being Offended

Outlet: National Review - Online

...zeitgeist of trigger warnings, free-speech zones, and campus censorship at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania this week.McEwan did not shy away...

Campus Conservation Nationals Celebrates Fifth Anniversary as Colleges and Universities Amass Six Gigawatt-Hours of Electricity Savings

Outlet: Bloomberg News - Online

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

Ian McEwan gives rousing talk defending freedom of speech

Outlet: Independent (UK)

...ceremony, calling for outgoing students to protect freedom of speech. Speaking at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, the Atonement author said that...

Commencement wisdom for us all

Outlet: Gazette Online

...be too quick to dismiss those who disagree, as author Ian McEwan cautioned Dickinson College graduates. “ ... it can be a little too easy sometimes...

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

Outlet: NBC News 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 inspiring talk about freedom of speech at university graduation

Outlet: Britain News.Net

The Independent Tuesday 19th May, 2015 Speaking at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, the Atonement author said that...

Ian McEwan gives inspiring talk about freedom of speech at university graduation

Outlet: The Sydney News

The Independent Tuesday 19th May, 2015 Speaking at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, the Atonement author said that...

Campus Conservation Nationals Celebrates Fifth Anniversary as Colleges and Universities Amass Six Gigawatt-Hours of Electricity Savings

Outlet: Yahoo! Finance

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

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...

Despite the rain, tradition endured at Dickinson College's graduation event

Outlet: Sentinel, The

Whether the sun shined or the rain poured, students at Dickinson College were determined to walk the steps at Old West Sunday afternoon in an age-old...

Words Of Wisdom: Commencement Speeches Are Back

Outlet: WAMU-FM Online

...William and Mary. Bill Nye (May 17) — Rutgers University. Ian McEwan (May 17) — Dickinson College. Samantha Power (May 18) — University of Pennsylvania....

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...

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

Outlet: CNNMoney.com

...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...

What the USA Freedom Act giveth, and taketh away

Outlet: Washington Post - Online, The

...following is a guest post by H.L. Pohlman , professor of political science at Dickinson College . By the time you read this, the House of Representatives...

Thompson named Teacher of the Year

Outlet: Southwest Times - Online, The

...to build that relationship.” Thompson was also the recipient of the Dickinson College/Gilder Lehrman Institute Top Graduate Digital Project...

Frustration Leads a Farmer and a Programmer to Team Up on Technology

Outlet: Food Tank

Two faculty members of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania have created a new streamlined...

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts

Outlet: Targeted News Service

...tour in GAO's former European Office. Ms. Calvaresi Barr received a B.A. from Dickinson College and an M.P.A. from American University. Julius...

Harrisburg prom dress suspension sparks national conversation about body image

Outlet: Patriot-News - Online, The

...suspended over her "revealing" prom dress outraged people across the world. Dickinson College Professor Amy Farrellthinks she knows why. "It...

Penn State, citizen scientists work together for clearer picture of Pa. streams | Penn State University

Outlet: Penn State News

...is a collaborative effort between Penn State, the University of Pittsburgh, Dickinson College and the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement...

Influential Women 2015: Gwyneth Borden

Outlet: San Francisco Business Times - Online

...director, Golden Gate Restaurant Association Education: B.A., policy studies, Dickinson College. Community involvement: San Francisco Municipal...

Digging into sustainability: energy efficient, low-waste and locally-sourced dining gets institutions closer to overall environmental goals.

Outlet: University Business

...only charged if they don't return the container.�����������At Pennsylvania's Dickinson College, which has been recognized by the Princeton Review...

An artist and entrepreneur is inspired by utility

Outlet: Windsor Star Online

...grow her business and simplify the production process. Lezla studied art at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, with a concentration in ceramic...

Plant a tree for the climate, for clean air and for the future

Outlet: Register-Guard - Online

...Ingrid Brandt, a 2014 graduate of South Eugene High School, is a student at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa. Her father is on the board of...

The disappearance of Cape Cod

Outlet: Capecodtimes.com

...Meghan McCutcheon of Eastham is a first-year environmental studies student at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.                             Works...

We humans might like warmer temperatures, but shrimp don't

Outlet: Bangor Daily News - Online

...of Georgetown graduated from Morse High School in 2014. He is a student at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

Do You Go To One Of The Greenest Colleges In The U.S.? See The List

Outlet: MTV Online

...instagram.com. 6. Cornell University — Ithaca, New York Embedded from instagram.com. 5. Dickinson College — Carlisle, Pennsylvania Embedded from instagram.com....

Another View: Here's how solar energy is beneficial to society

Outlet: Delaware County Daily Times - Online

...Providence is a 2014 Strath Haven High School alumnae in her first year at Dickinson College.

The Top Green Colleges In 2015, Ranked By The Princeton Review

Outlet: Huffington Post

...University of New York - Stony Brook University Wikimedia Commons 5. Dickinson College Wikimedia Commons 6. Cornell University...

Earth Day Across America

Outlet: Parade - Online

...cutting down on landfill waste. Pennsylvania  At tiny (but very green!) Dickinson College in Carlisle, students grow organic vegetables and...

Opinion: NIMBY hinders renewable energy

Outlet: Burlington Free Press - Online

...our backyard here in Vermont. Simon Aborn, a Manchester resident, attends Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa. Read or Share this story: http://bfpne.ws/1yz5Z3A

After Lincoln's death, a new fight

Outlet: Baltimore Sun

...race relations. Matthew Pinsker is the Pohanka Chair of CivilWar History at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and an Arizona State...

Jewish delis: Co-opted by assimilation

Outlet: Philadelphia Inquirer

...Specifically, Jewish deli, with a major in hot pastrami. A professor of religion at Dickinson College with a book, Pastrami on Rye: An Overstuffed History...