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Students Abroad Struggle to Find Housing

December 8, 2009 caselle 0

Residence Life is facing a housing crunch for next semester as 104 of the 120 students studying abroad are returning to the College and seeking campus housing. In previous years, the number of returning students was closer to the low fifties.

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Public Safety Catches, Charges Spray Paint Vandal

December 8, 2009 mssaez 0

After weeks of outrage over vandalism on campus, the community can be reassured that the person responsible has been caught and sanctioned by the College. Student Joe Ireland took responsibility for the acts of vandalism during a third interview with Public Safety on Saturday, Nov. 14.

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Tuition to Rise Three Percent

December 8, 2009 dchase 0

The Board of Trustees unanimously voted to raise tuition for the 2010-2011 academic year by $300 at their Saturday, Dec. 5 meeting. The tuition hike represents a three-percent increase for […]

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Faculty Express Concern over Agreement between College and CMRS Program

December 8, 2009 mssaez 0

In a letter sent to the Board of Trustees last month, the Faculty expressed concerns regarding the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS) in Oxford, one of the College’s signature study abroad programs. The letter outlines three main issues surrounding the MOU—financial risk, lack of consultation with the faculty prior to the MOU’s execution, and conflict of interest.