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June 30, 2014 Join Host Brenda Starr As She Chats With New Humboldt State University President Lisa Rossbacher

Meet Humboldt State University’s New President

Lisa A. Rossbacher graduated from Dickinson College (Geology, summa cum laude), received masters degrees from the State University of New York at Binghamton and Princeton University, and earned her Ph.D. 247 more words

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Some Early Women Doctors in Kingston

A pitfall of doing local history research is that you can quickly land in an all-or-nothing situation: you might easily get a useful name and date, but are left cold when it comes to fleshing out that information. 1,130 more words

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On Education and Girls

All my life my mother encouraged me to attend college, obtain a degree, and procure a job before I married. Her reasoning for pushing me toward an education and a career rested on the fact that for many women in her generation college – and its resulting career path – was not a viable option available to them. 707 more words

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