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Forks' Suer falls agonizingly short of state title

ITHACA – Chenango Forks swimmer Samantha Suer thought she had finally captured that elusive state title Saturday at Ithaca College.

That is, until she took a look up at the scoreboard. 713 more words


Volunteers Lead the Fight Against Invaders

(Photo by Robert Barossi)

by Robert Barossi

The “invaders” are invasive species and they are becoming more and more widespread all the time. Climate change is not helping matters, pushing and changing the boundaries of where species can live and thrive. 60 more words

Robert Barossi

Suer, Petta eager for chance at state titles

Last year, state championship glory barely eluded Chenango Forks’ Samantha Suer and Union-Endicott’s Nicole Petta as both had runner-up finishes in their respective events at the New York State Girls Swimming and Diving Championships. 897 more words


'Gruber gremlins?': Jonathan Gruber videos reportedly disappearing from university websites

There are plenty of people who just wish all of those videos of Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber mouthing off about “the stupidity of the American voter” would just go away, and then there are some people who aren’t content just wishing: they’re literally making those videos go away, it seems. 173 more words

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Librarian-in-training here, set to graduate with my MLIS from the University of Rhode Island in December 2015. The purpose of this particular blog is to document my progress through LSC 595, also known as Professional Field Experience, colloquially known as a PFE. 80 more words


Spotlight - Audrey Tessier, University of Rhode Island

Assistant Director – Employer Relations, University of Rhode Island Center for Career and Experiential Education

Audrey studied at Rhode Island College. She has been with the University of Rhode Island for 14 years and in her current role for 7 years. 403 more words


Villanova Takes Down Rhode Island 44-21

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — John Robertson threw for four touchdowns and Chris Polony ran for another and Villanova beat Rhode Island 44-21 for its fifth straight win on Saturday. 159 more words