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Vermont Humanities Council

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MIDDLEBURY | Frank Bruni, an op-ed columnist for the New York Times, discussed the effects of identity politics and the importance of free speech in a free lecture on Jan. 9, at 7 p.m., in Wilson Hall... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL | For most of us, it is unthinkable to imagine growing up without a family, but that is the sad reality for many children. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL | When Walt Disney first dazzled crowds at the New York World’s Fair’s UNICEF exhibit in 1964-65 with the still-going “It’s a Small World...” amusement ride, he sure wasn’t thinking of the world more than a half a century later. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL | Laurie Stavrand, community coordinator of the USCRI/Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program, discussed what her organization does to help refugees transition to Vermont at the Lawrence Memorial Library, in Bristol, last week. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — When German-born philosopher and art collector Walter Cerf arrived on the campus of Princeton University in 1938, he was fleeing Nazis persecution in his homeland. Read more

The Vermont Eagle