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Barbara Walters Makes A Big Decision

AP | Posted 07.24.2014 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters is giving a trove of tapes, papers and photos from her five decades in journalism to Sarah Lawrence College, her alm...

First Poems

Bobby Elliott | Posted 01.06.2013 | Books
Bobby Elliott

There was the influence of the blues and of 20th century lyric poetry in those first poems, and his reading voice sounded a little bit (or maybe a lot) like Langston Hughes' -- the first poet I ever loved.

The 10 Most Gay-Friendly Schools

Unigo | Posted 11.10.2012 | College
Unigo

Students from these schools were far from shy about showing their pride in support of the LGBT community on campus. In one of our favorite list names...

Top 10 Hipster Colleges

Unigo | Posted 11.27.2012 | College
Unigo

Look no further -- you've found the definitive list for colleges with the most hipster culture in America!

Strains In Town And Gown Relations

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.10.2012 | College

When Los Angeles police made arrests last week in the killing of two University of Southern California graduate students, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa p...

What I Won't Miss About College

SLCSpeaks | Posted 07.15.2012 | Comedy
SLCSpeaks

I'm really bummed about having to leave SLC. But instead of being sad and stressed, I decided to think about all the things I'm not going to miss.

Unorthodox: What Deborah Feldman Found at Sarah Lawrence

SLCSpeaks | Posted 07.01.2012 | College
SLCSpeaks

Although the media portrays Feldman as an anomaly, she uses archetypes to create a real-life fairy tale familiar to any Sarah Lawrence student who has asked to bum a cigarette outside of the library, or had to explain to their Facebook friends that they aren't gay.

The Artist and Disruptive Technology in Art and Education

Karen Lawrence | Posted 05.05.2012 | College
Karen Lawrence

As The Artist suggests, art can help us understand the dilemmas presented by technological change, just as technology can help unleash the creative possibilities of art.

David Smith's Show at the Whitney

Rochelle Jewel Shapiro | Posted 03.13.2012 | Arts
Rochelle Jewel Shapiro

Oh, was I ever looking forward to seeing David Smith's work at the Whitney! I actually loved his early work best. Some of his sculpture looked...

The 10 Most LGBT-Friendly Colleges

Posted 06.07.2012 | College

As more students consider LBGT climates in choosing a college, the Princeton Review has named the 10 most LGBT-friendly colleges in the nation. New Y...

The 10 Most Liberal Colleges

Posted 10.16.2011 | College

Interested in discussing the merits of John Kerry in the dining hall? Princeton Review recently named the schools with the most liberal students i...

The 10 Colleges With The Best Professors

Posted 10.11.2011 | College

Having a good professor can indelibly affect your college experience, and make you remember facts that most people would forget after a decent period ...

The 10 Colleges With The Best Professors

Posted 10.11.2011 | College

Having a good professor can indelibly affect your college experience, and make you remember facts that most people would forget after a decent period ...

On The Death Of My Mentor

Dani Shapiro | Posted 08.26.2011 | Women
Dani Shapiro

She was more important to me than I ever could have been to her. And that is exactly as it should be.

Mixing It Up in 11th Century Spain

Richard C. Morais | Posted 07.28.2011 | Books
Richard C. Morais

I just turned the last page of The Arts Of Intimacy, a fascinating book written by Sarah Lawrence College's Dean, Jerrilynn D. Dodds, with co-authors ...

Arianna Speaks At Sarah Lawrence: "Failure Is Not The Opposite Of Success, It Is The Stepping Stone To Success"

New Rochelle, NY Patch | Marc Ferris | Email the Author | 3:02pm | Posted 07.20.2011 | College

For Sarah Lawrence’s Class of 2011—a generation that grew up in the Internet age with social media, blogs and 24-hour news—perhaps no person cou...

Cuba as a Learning Lab: Perspectives From Sarah Lawrence College's 10-Year Study Abroad Program

Karen Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Karen Lawrence

Increasing two-way traffic is a promising development. I know. My institution, Sarah Lawrence College, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of a successful collaboration with the University of Havana.

The Cost of College: Weighing Expense With Value

Karen Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Karen Lawrence

If I had a choice, Sarah Lawrence College would never be listed among America's "most expensive" universities. We must explore what value these costs provide.

The Truth About Sarah Lawrence

Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Leah Finnegan

Sarah Lawrence President Karen Lawrence isn't too pleased with her school's popular reputation as a haven for the well-heeled.

How Educating A New York City Kid Can Cost You Over A Million Dollars

The Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City is home to some of the best schools in the country, but they don't come cheap. The economic downturn hasn't stopped colleges from going ...

OK Rahm, Never Mind!

William Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Klein

Rahm would have been a historic Speaker, but I can understand why he wouldn't want to wait the ten years it might take for the job to open up.

Don't Do It, Rahm!

William Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Klein

Even if helping Obama means more to Rahm Emanuel than his personal political career, he can do more for Barack by staying in the House.

Jessica Lange Condemns Iraq War, Advocates Peace In Graduation Speech

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

%meta(topic:ap_topic:general entertainment;subtopic:other;%) BRONXVILLE, N.Y. (AP) _ Oscar-winner Jessica Lange bashed the Bush administration and de...