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Will Pennsylvania's April 26 primary matter in the presidential race?

Outlet: LNP Online

...all depends on what happens in the next two months, said David O'Connell, Dickinson College professor of American politics, adding...

'Fat studies' embrace diversity and take on the biases of being overweight

Outlet: USA Today College - Online

...number of schools are adding “fat studies” to their curricula, including Dickinson College, Tufts University and Oregon State. The...

GIS SOS for campus facilities

Outlet: University Business - Online

...dumped nearly three feet of snow on Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in January, Dickinson College turned to outside contractors unfamiliar...

History between Two Slices of Bread

Outlet: Jewish Food Experience

...to being a writer, is a professor of religion and Judaic studies at Dickinson College, Hillel director, humorist, veteran...

Don't come between a young girl and her baseball cards

Outlet: Yahoo Sports

...Perabo is currently a writer in residence and Professor of English at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Penn. She also holds the...

Reaction to Kathleen Kane's decision not to seek re-election

Outlet: WPMT-TV Online

...I'm not Kathleen Kane,'" Sarah Niebler, a political science professor at Dickinson College, said. Early polling had Kane up by...

In the Middle and in Jeopardy

Outlet: New York Times Online, The

...because of partisan politics,” Matthew Pinsker, a Civil War expert at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, said in a telephone...

Voters, candidates take last looks at each other before N.H. primary

Outlet: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Online

...is crucially important,” said political scientist David O'Connell of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa. “You can lose one, but you...

FEATURE -As Cuba struggles to feed itself, lack of cash slows rise of urban farming

Outlet: Reuters Online

...was essentially forced upon Cuba," Sinan Koont, an economics professor at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, told the Thomson...

Dickinson students closely following caucus results

Outlet: WPMT-TV Online

CARLISLE, Pa. – Political scientists at Dickinson College say they have been seeing it for months: an unusually strong interest in this...

Facing down debilitating anxiety — a college freshman's story

Outlet: Washington Post Online, The

...Downs, an 18-year-old from Athens, Georgia, who is now a freshman at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. So far, her...

Political analysts: Iowa caucuses are 'bizarre,' but effects are important

Outlet: LNP Online

...to stay afloat, said David O'Connell, professor of American politics at Dickinson College. “Generally (Iowa) is important because it...

Rise of Trump and Sanders: Does religion still matter in politics?

Outlet: Christian Science Monitor Online, The

...to most Evangelicals,” says David O'Connell, a political scientist at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., and author of “God Wills...

Pastrami on Rye: The Rise & Fall of the Jewish Deli

Outlet: Passionate Foodie, The

...Merwin, is an Associate Professor of Religion and Judaic Studies at Dickinson College, where he is also the Founding Director of the...

Jewish delis on Main Line survive changing tastes, each other

Outlet: Philly Voice

...says Ted Merwin, associate professor of Religion and Judaic Studies at Dickinson College and author of "Pastrami on Rye: An...

A growing population of Muslims probably won't stop Islamophobia in the U.S.

Outlet: Patriot-News Online, The

...and stereotyped, said Erik Love, assistant professor of sociology at Dickinson College. And having a larger population hasn't...

Pastrami on Rye

Outlet: The times of Israel

...traditions, Merwin - a professor of religion and Judaic studies at Dickinson College - seems well positioned to address this topic....

Lawmakers get donations from NRA, say money doesn't buy votes

Outlet: LNP Online

...evidence of that says David O'Connell, professor of American politics at Dickinson College. “Campaign contributions buy time....

Chewing the Fat With Deli Buff Ted Merwin

Outlet: New York Observer Online

...it,” he added. Mr. Merwin, an associate professor of Judaic studies at Dickinson College, has spent his career attempting to...