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Assistant Professor of Management Suhaib Riaz coauthored this article on why the occupy movement has not spread to India and what businesses in the developed world could learn from India.
PLYMOUTH – Each Wednesday morning in April, Pilgrim Hall Museum, at 75 Court St., will feature lectures inspired by the “Written, Printed and Drawn: Rarities from Plymouth’s Past” exhibit. Each program will last about an hour, including time for questions. The series is sponsored by Plymouth Industrial Development Corporation. Enjoy coffee at 9:30 a.m.; lectures begin at 10 a.m. Residents of Plymouth are admitted free. For nonresidents: $8 adults, $6 seniors (62-plus) and AAA members, $5 ...
Licensed to Tufts University HY-TEK's Meet Manager Snowflake Classic - 4/2/2011 4/2/2011 Results Event 2 Men 100 Meter Dash ======================================================================== Name Year School Prelims Wind H# ======================================================================== Preliminaries 1 Kennedy, David GBTC 11.07q NWI 3 2 Miklovich, Ben Wheaton (Mas 11.10q NWI 5 3 Mensah, Felix Bridgewater 11.38q NWI 1 4 Arcari, Anthony Merrimack 11.47q NWI 9 5 Sharnick, Garrett ...
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Sophomore left-hander Anthony Marzi allowed just one run one on two hits in seven innings to move to 2-4 on the season as the UConn baseball team defeated Seton Hall 7-1 in the series finale in Storrs on Sunday. Earlier Sunday, the Pirates defeated the Huskies 10-6 in a game that started Friday night before being suspended because of darkness. UConn improved to 14-12 on the season and 5-1 in the big East. ... Quinnipiac lost to Central Connecticut State 13-7 ...
1) Newsbit of the Day: Cap'n Jack's Inn demolition could start as early as today, according to Drew Crotty of Jemp-Marc Security, who organized the Humphrey Street buildings' clean out. The demo-preparation work went faster than expected, and, at the latest, the demo will start on Tuesday, he said.
2) Swampscott Scholars: Swampscott's Nicole Raustad made the Fall 2011 Dean's List at the University of Massachusetts-Boston, which has an undergraduate enrollment of more than 11,000 ...
Vincent J. Cannato will discuss his book, “American Passage: The History of Ellis Island” today at 4 p.m. in Paul Pratt Memorial Library as part of the library’s Sunday Author Talk series. Cannato, a history professor at UMass Boston, will sign books after the talk, which will be preceded by a wine and cheese reception. Admission is free, but seating is limited. Tickets can be reserved by calling the library at 781-383-1348. The library is at 35 Ripley Road.
By Maggie Mulvihill, Matt Porter and Kirsten Berg
New England Center for Investigative Reporting
At America's dawning, Puritan leader John Winthrop famously described the Massachusetts settlement as a "city upon a hill" - an unparalleled beacon of democracy and a model community for citizens everywhere.
"The eyes of all people are upon us," Winthrop, the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, said in 1630.
What those eyes have seen in the nearly 400 years since hasn't ...
“The same script, different actors.”
So said Angella Henry, whose unarmed son was shot to death, about the killing of Trayvon Martin, another unarmed teenager shot to death, in February in Florida.
There are so many similarities, Henry said. Neither shooter was arrested. In both cases the federal Department of Justice stepped in. In both cases armchair critics have tried mightily to discredit the victims. It’s as if DJ Henry’s not moving a parked car fast enough or drinking in a sports ...
"I don't know who discovered water but I don't think it was a fish." --Marshall MacLuhan
Since the time of Hamlet -- "But two months dead, nay, not so much, not two" -- our culture has deemed that the bereavement period should last approximately two months. After that time, according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, eight of the nine symptoms that characterize bereavement now characterize depression.
On my DVD "Mindfulness for Urban Depression," I make a ...
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(survey will open in a new window) Acting Town Administrator Dave Castellarin announced to selectmen on Wednesday that the town has negotiated a three-year contract with Police Chief Ron Madigan.
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