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...shot to death by federal agents and local police at a farm near East Liverpool, Ohio.On this date:In 1746, Princeton University was first chartered as the College of New Jersey.In 1797, French balloonist Andre-Jacques Garnerin (gahr-nayr-AN...
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

A recent study done by two professors at Princeton University and Northwestern University concluded that the USA is an oligarchy, not a democracy. The conclusion was reached after the researchers...
Speedskaters taking their turns on Juneau ice

...teaches more than 500 kids a year. Perles went to high school in Fairbanks, earned a degree in economics from Princeton University, an MBA from Harvard, and was the first female Rhodes Scholar from Alaska, earning an economics doctorate from...
Climate report struggles with temperature quirks

...The idea is that the energy trapped by carbon dioxide and greenhouse gases has to go somewhere on Earth, said Princeton University climate scientist Michael Oppenheimer. But that heat energy will eventually make its way to the ocean surface...
A tourist in one's own town

...we arrived in Skagway and were met by Father David Swantek, a fine young priest who is the Catholic chaplain at Princeton University spending his second summer in Skagway's parish of St. Therese. After a train ride on yet another spectacular...
Judge accepts plea deal for Joshua David Burger issue" that was resolved.Burger, 37, a former Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. employee who graduated from Princeton University with a degree in economics, avoided a jury trial by taking the plea deal offered by the state and pleading guilty...
Academic Honors

...arts in music on Saturday, May 11, 2002, from Westminster Choir College of Rider University in the chapel of Princeton University. She graduated in 1998 from Juneau-Douglas High School. Her family now lives in Raleigh-Durham, N.C...

...position, hoping to stimulate a world-class economics department. Smith, 76, shared the Nobel Prize with Princeton University economics professor Daniel Kahneman. Smith is credited with pioneering experimental economics in the mid-1950s...
Around Town

...15 a day. Details: 586-ARTS. Bread Loaf Lecture Series, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Jeffrey Nunokawa of Princeton University will discuss "Oscar Wilde and the Fantasy of Disposable Desire." Professor Nunokawa teaches courses in Victorian...

...586-1000. "Oscar Wilde and the Fantasy of Disposable Desire," lecture by Professor Jeffrey Nunokawa of Princeton University, 7 p.m. tonight at Egan Library. Last in the Bread Loaf summer lecture series. Exhibits "Retracing the Harriman...


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