| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:24 AM
When Sobrio's co-founders gave their business pitch at Connecticut's Innovation Summit a year ago, they were a bit intimidated.
After all, Tom Bachant and Nadav Ullman were both undergraduates at the University of Connecticut. Sobrio, which uses a...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Beverly Jones was my life coach before she was anybody else's life coach.
Back at Ohio University, she was a young administrator and I was a reporter on the student newspaper, The Post. We were the rare woman in our jobs, and she talked me in off the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In a packed pub in midtown Manhattan, Ryan Flagherty is surrounded on three sides by people clamoring for his attention.
He spins one way and pours a shot of vodka into a glass, then turns around and wedges a lime into a bottle of Corona, pushing it...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
From my 2008 piece.:
It started with Alan Rust casually saying to his friend Julie Harris, "I was going to ask you if you'd like to do 'The Effect of Gamma Rays on the Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds,' but I didn't have the heart to ask you to play...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:36 AM
After nearly 13 years, Beth Dodd will walk out of prison at the stroke of midnight July 29 and into the arms of her mother, whom she hasn't seen in five years.
Life is rebooting for Beth, and the 33-year-old woman who loves knitting, crocheting,...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Jahlil Green was nearing 10 Division I football scholarship offers the day he floored Andy Linn, his coach at Lafayette High, with the maturity by which he was handling the process. Green had just finished his visit to the University of Richmond, the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Emily Wylam, a Grafton High graduate, has spent three seasons as an assistant coach for the swimming and diving program at Case Western Reserve University, an academically prestigious school in Cleveland, Ohio.
In 2011-12, she helped the Spartans' men...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Florida A&M University’s marching band, suspended since 2011 after the hazing death of a drum major, will be allowed to take the field again.
The university’s interim president, Larry Robinson, announced the lifting of the suspension...
| May 7, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Sylvester Young, a former music professor at Ohio University, has been selected as FAMU's new marching band director.
Officials at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee announced early last month that they were interviewing two people for the job of...
| May 13, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Evidently not. The Chronicle of HIgher Education has posted a list of the top 100 salaries of public-university presidents (by total compensation package: Graham B. Spanier Pennsylvania State University at University Park $2,906,721 (1st) Jay Gogue Auburn...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Lafayette High running back Jahlil Green has received his sixth Division I football scholarship offer and his second from a Football Bowl Subdivision school. Green said Wednesday that he was offered by Ohio University, just two days after receiving an...