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2018 AWARD CEREMONY

Zachariah Levitan was recognized at the award ceremony during the President’s Reception at the 2018 meeting of the Western Social Science Association (WSSA) held in San Antonio, TX in April of 2018. 259 more words

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May Swenson

May Swenson (Anna Thilda May “May” Swenson, 28 May 1913 – 4 December 1989) was an American writer.

Born in the United States to Swedish immigrant parents, she grew up in a Mormon household, and English was her second language. 212 more words

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HS Employees of the Month June 2018

Following are the Human Services Employees of the Month.  Click the link to see all the fascinating recipients. 1,681 more words

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Arnon Grunberg

Arnon Grunberg (February 22, 1971) is a Dutch writer.

He was born in Amsterdam to Jewish parents who emigrated from Germany after the war. When he was 17 years old, Arnon dropped out of high school, and, after a failed acting career, he made his writing debut at 24 years old with “Blue Mondays”. 205 more words

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Angela Carter

Angela Olive Carter-Pearce (née Stalker, 7 May 1940 – 16 February 1992) was an English writer.

She studied English literature at the University of Bristol, worked as journalist, and was writer in residence at the University of Sheffield, Brown University, the University of Adelaide, and the University of East Anglia. 262 more words

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Aline Murray Kilmer

Aline Murray Kilmer (August 1, 1888 – October 1, 1941) was an American poet and essayist.

She attended the Rutgers College Grammar School in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and graduated from the Vail-Deane School in Elizabeth, New Jersey. 59 more words

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Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch (Jean Iris Murdoch, 15 July 1919 – 8 February 1999) was an  Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher.

Murdoch studied classics at Somerville College, Oxford. She was awarded a first-class honours degree in 1942. 583 more words

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