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3:32 am
Fri September 28, 2007

Among women

Albany, NY – It's a constant challenge for liberal arts women's colleges to encourage women to enter fields like science and engineering - and to find ways to offer those courses. Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, has developed partnerships with neighboring schools to offer the widest curriculum possible. I spoke with Smith's president, Carol Christ, about the school - and how it's stayed so vibrant as a single-sex school.

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1:36 am
Fri September 28, 2007

Word For The Wise #3340

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3340--09/28/07: Never turn your back on a desperado

WAMC New York News
1:22 am
Fri September 28, 2007

Bear Boom in the Catskills

Catskill Mountains, NY – The state is revising hunting season dates for bears in the Catskills to try to put a lid on the population boom.

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WAMC New York News
1:20 am
Fri September 28, 2007

Two Capital Region Mayors Unveil '08 Budgets

Albany, NY – The mayors of two Capital Region cities have announced their spending plans for 2008. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC News
12:26 am
Fri September 28, 2007

State Seeks New Education Commissioner

Springfield, MA – The Massachusetts State Board of Education is launching a national search for a state education commissioner. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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WAMC New York News
11:52 am
Thu September 27, 2007

Bad Dog Art

Rhinebeck, NY – It's being called The Bad Dog Show. It's a collection of artistic photographs of household items destroyed by a truly enthusiastic chewer- Trucker the Dog.

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The Roundtable
9:35 am
Thu September 27, 2007

Jeffrey Toobin 9/26/07

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue interviews Jeffrey Toobin about his latest book, "The Nine."

The Roundtable
9:03 am
Thu September 27, 2007

Edison Exploritorium

Albany, NY – WAMC's Steve Felano brings us this story on the Edison Exploritorium.

The Roundtable
8:58 am
Thu September 27, 2007

Roundtable Reads - Howard Frank Mosher 9/27/07

Albany, NY – Howard Frank Mosher's book "On Kingdom Mountain" is September's Roundtable Reads book club book. Mosher joins Joe and Julia to discuss the book.

WAMC News
5:28 am
Thu September 27, 2007

Village to open trail

Pittsfield, MA – Hancock Shaker Village in Pittsfield, Massachusetts will host the 10th annual Country Fair this weekend. It will also open its new farm and forest trail, which Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, traversed today to bring us this preview;

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