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  • Criticism of St. Mary's College seminars is unfair, uninformed

    Criticism of St. Mary's College seminars is unfair, uninformed
    Regarding Anne D. Neal's commentary on St. Mary's College of Maryland, how sad it was to read such an uneducated piece published by a usually trustworthy source ("Campus cautionary tale," May 30). The article was a perfect example of manipulation of...
  • Scholarship Awards Breakfast: Corona del Mar

    Troy Bolus GPA: 4.5 School Activities/Clubs: track, Photography Club Community: peer tutor, Illumination Foundation Awards/Honors: Most Valuable Player varsity track 2012, Best Varsity Jumper 2010-11 Hobbies/Interests: guitar, golf, skiing,...
  • Scholarship Awards Breakfast: Newport Harbor

    Rachel Anne Barney GPA: 4.4384 School Activities/Clubs: IB drama production of "Dear Brutus," Field Studies Club, IB History HL, IB English HL, IB Theatre HL, IB French SL, IB Environmental Science SL, IB Theory of Knowledge, IB diploma candidate, AP US...
  • Hockey: 'Miracle on Ice' goalie Craig knew he was destined for greatness

    Hockey: 'Miracle on Ice' goalie Craig knew he was destined for greatness
    SOUTH BEND -- Big difference between confidence and desire. Desire comes with a sense of urgency to make things happen. Before Jim Craig became a national hero as the goaltender for the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic hockey team, he...
  • PASSINGS: Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner, Lloyd Phillips, Donald F. Hornig

    Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner Lead singer and guitarist for Ohio Players Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner, 69, lead singer and guitarist for the Ohio Players, a band that fused rock, soul and funk for a string of R&B hits in the 1970s, died Saturday in a Dayton...
  • Storyteller Bill Harley debuts new "Jack and the Beanstalk" at Symphony Hall

     
    What happens when you take a well-known English folk tale and folk music from Europe and America, combine it with a full orchestra and put the whole thing in the hands of a children’s storyteller known for his wit? You get “Jack and the...
  • About the Red Planet

     
    Jennifer Stern, a NASA scientist at Goddard Space Station in Greenbelt, Md., and a member of the team that created the instrumentation for sample taking and analysis aboard the Rover Curiosity, headlined a recent public lecture at Cedar Crest College...
  • Executive Profile: Boris Elisman, president and chief operating officer of Acco Brands

    Executive Profile: Boris Elisman, president and chief operating officer of Acco Brands
    After arriving here from Russia as a 13-year-old, Boris Elisman developed a particular fondness for Twinkies. Enjoying one every day, the lanky teen eventually noticed he was putting on weight. His pants, which his parents couldn't afford to replace,...
  • UCF to offer free online classes

     
    The University of Central Florida has joined the growing ranks of universities nationwide that are offering free online courses to the masses. Starting next year, UCF will offer two free courses through a new online learning platform called Canvas...
  • Disassociating themselves from Paterno

     
    Peachy Paterno ice cream remains on the Berkey Creamery menu, and the statue of Joe Paterno still stands outside Beaver Stadium -- though somebody rented a plane to suggest it shouldn't. Elsewhere, however, groups, companies and institutions are...
  • Orange honors 97 seniors admitted to top colleges

     
    The Orange County School Board is recognizing tonight its top one percent — nearly 100 students admitted to top colleges from amongst about 10,000 high school graduates this year. The district's traditional high schools provided the names of their...