Querying the FISA Queries

Outlet: Washington Post - Online, The

The following is a guest post from H.L. Pohlman, the A. Lee Fritschler professor of public policy at Dickinson College. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper before Congress. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) Director of National Intellig

Olivia Kessler helps fight malaria in Africa

Outlet: United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

...“Honestly, I didn't love the recognition, I just loved doing it,” she said. The upside, though, was “more people read about my campaign and it pushed it further.” Recently elected as the new social action vice president for NFTY, Kessler w

Dickinson College football team hosting bone marrow registry drive Friday to honor Malena Brown

Outlet: Patriot-News - Online, The

Malena Brown, the 15-year-old daughter of former Penn State running back Gary Brown, is a freshman at Keller High School in Keller, Texas. Brown family photo Dickinson College, in partnership with the Be The Match Registry and the Get In The Gam

Michael Gavin named AACC's new Associate V.P. for Learning

Outlet: Baltimore Times Inc. Newspapers - Online published in 2012, “Sports in the Aftermath of Tragedy: From Kennedy to Katrina, the Politics of Race and Media,” which explores what a sporting event can mean to people after a major national tragedy. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Liter

Conversation with Ted Merwin

Outlet: Connecticut Jewish Ledger - Online

...English-speaking world. For the last 13 years, Ted has written a weekly theater column for the New York Jewish Week. He also now writes a bimonthly “back of the book” culture column for the same paper. Merwin is associate professor of religion and

Comcast Corp. Promotes Karen Buchholz and Rebecca Arbogast to SVP

Outlet: Citybizlist - Charlotte/Raleigh

...industry. She has been an indispensable member of our Washington office as well as our company and I look forward to working with her over the months and years to come.” Ms. Buchholz received her M.S. from the University of Pennsylvania and is

Digital records unearth Indian school history

Outlet: WHTM-TV - Online kept meticulous student records. Now, those records have been reborn. Barbara Landis took some of the first steps to modernize the complicated records of the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, and the monumental task has been passed o

Volcanoes Guard Ice Age Secrets


Standing eye level with oncoming lava, in a snow pit he is digging at Tolbachik volcano in Russia, Ben Edwards is hoping his world doesn't violently explode in the next few minutes. Several years of watching lava trundle over ice and snow has taug

Commencement Speakers Announced: Colgate, Columbus State, Dickinson, Harper, Iona, Lakeland, Northwestern (Iowa), Ripon, Sarah Lawrence, Simmons, U. of Pennsylvania, U. of Rochester, Warren Wilson, Winthrop


The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers for spring 2014: Colgate University: Gloria Borger, chief political analyst for CNN. Columbus State University: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, a Republican. Di

Study-abroad programs becoming increasingly popular among college students

Outlet: Beaver County Times - Online

...acquire valuable skills for their career path. “It helps to provide a global prospective within their major. Building study abroad into the curriculum is helping students take advantage of the opportunity,� she said. Elizabeth Reese, 20,

Volcanoes Guard Ice Age Secrets


...oncoming lava, in a snow pit he is digging at Tolbachik volcano in Russia, Ben Edwards is hoping his world doesn't violently explode in the next few minutes. Several years of watching lava trundle over ice and snow has taught Edwards, a vol

GIRL TALK: Rosie O'Donnell On Ellen at the Oscars, Adele Dazeem and How She's Taking Care of Herself Post Heart Attack

Outlet: Philadelphia Magazine - Online

...come here? RO: I am. I've been doing standup since the beginning of December, getting ready for my HBO special, which is in April. This is one of my last few gigs of practice before I do the special, so I'm excited. I've always loved Philly. I w

Smart Talk: Crisis in Ukraine; Susquehanna Art Museum update

Outlet: WITF-TV - Online that is watching an aggressive Russia. Tuesday's Smart Talk features two local academics to discuss the history and significance of Russia's incursion into Ukraine. Appearing on the program are Dr. Karl Qualls, an associate professor o

Antarctic Wilds Carry as Much Chemical Flame Retardants as Urban Rivers

Outlet: Scientific American

In some sediment at McMurdo Sound, one widely used chemical was found at levels similar to those found in urban rivers. Research stations are the apparent source When scientist Jay Rotella stepped out of the cargo plane's dark cavern onto Antarcti