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Ingrid Bentcourt: Even Silence Has an End

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on October 21, 2011

The woman who walked across the Quick Center stage and took her place, sitting with the poise of a model and clad in an elegant black dress, didn’t

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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on September 22, 2011

What is the core and why is it required? Sometimes students see it merely as a set of obligatory classes they must take in order to graduate. Yet, by

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Breaking Taboo: Stopping Sexual Violence in War

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on August 23, 2011

Watch the archived video of Dr. Leatherman's lecture.   Sexual violence during armed conflict has historically been a taboo subject. Rece

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Project Peg / Women’s Day 2011

Submitted by JessicaW on May 11, 2011

The lower level of the BCC was busy all day on April 8th as students and faculty passed through and visited the Women’s Day event sponsored by Proje

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