June 27, 2013

A major new plan for South Street Power Station

South Street Power Station A $206-million project could house Brown University administrative offices and a joint RIC/URI nursing education center, with graduate student housing, retail space, restaurants, and new parking facilities….

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June 27, 2013

An Electrifying Project

  3 colleges hope to lease old substation, helping to reinvigorate Jewelry District By PAUL GRIMALDI JOURNAL STAFF WRITER PROVIDENCE — The University of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College and Brown…

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May 15, 2013

Marguerite Kondracke joins board of directors at The American Academy

By The American Academy Published: Wednesday, May. 15, 2013 – 6:42 am SALT LAKE CITY, May 15, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The American Academy, which partners with school districts across…

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April 15, 2013

Longtime CUNY Chancellor to Step Down After Pushing Higher Standards

By ARIEL KAMINER Matthew Goldstein, who oversaw an expansion of the city’s public college system and set out to raise its prestige with a new honors college and other measures,…

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April 15, 2013

Playing a Wizard’s Game on Ordinary Broomsticks

The Macaulay Marauders are one of three New York teams that will compete in the Quidditch World Cup this weekend, a contest made famous by Harry Potter. By COREY KILGANNON…

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March 24, 2013

Macaulay Initiates New Media Lab Project

March 13, 2013 – Macaulay Honors College has launched the New Media Lab project, an ambitious four-phase initiative supported by Anthony E. Meyer, Macaulay Foundation Director, and Chairman of Meyer…

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February 14, 2013

Seeds planted for economic rebirth

By Chris Barrett10/31/11 To listen to some people talk, the demolition of the old Interstate 195 through Providence represents the most significant economic opportunity for Rhode Island in a generation….

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February 14, 2013

A new identity begins to take shape

By Chris Barrett10/24/11 At its northern end, Eddy Street in Providence starts with parking lots. Move south and there’s the old motor shop that’s been turned into residential condominiums. Then…

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February 14, 2013

District once a manufacturing jewel

By Chris Barrett 10/17/11 Joseph DiBattista remembers opening his jewelry plant on Chestnut Street in Providence in 1964. Manufacturers, platers, wire formers, stampers, enamellers and other businesses lined the streets….

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February 11, 2013

Davos Forum Considers Learning’s Next Wave

By ALISON SMALE January 27, 2013 DAVOS, Switzerland — She may not have been the youngest speaker ever at the World Economic Forum in Davos, but Khadija Niazi, 12, was…

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