May 2014

Mr. Potato Head, Mindbender Mansion at Connecticut Science Center Make Learning Fun This Summer

05/29/14

Mr. Potato Head, Mindbender Mansion at Connecticut Science Center Make Learning Fun This Summer

Two new exhibits, Mindbender Mansion and The Adventures of Mr. Potato Head, provide new adventures for children at the Connecticut Science Center this summer.

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Bridgeport Students Pair With Chuck Close for White House Talent Show

05/27/14

Bridgeport Students Pair With Chuck Close for White House Talent Show

Students from Roosevelt Elementary in Bridgeport created a series of portraits and praise poems with artist Chuck Close for the inaugural White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show. show last week.

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A Cappella Yale Decision: Whiffenpoofs Over Varsity Basketball for a Season

05/12/14

A Cappella Yale Decision: Whiffenpoofs Over Varsity Basketball for a Season

Faced with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, Brandon Sherrod decided to take a year off from basketball to perform with the Whiffenpoofs.

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University of New Haven Dedicates Dorm to Chick’s Drive-In Owner

05/06/14

University of New Haven Dedicates Dorm to Chick’s Drive-In Owner

The University of New Haven on Monday dedicated a dorm Chick’s Drive-In owner Joseph E. “Chick” Celentano.

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'Boy-Friendly' Learning Emphasized at a Connecticut Private School

05/05/14

'Boy-Friendly' Learning Emphasized at a Connecticut Private School

This type of gender-based curriculum has been embraced in all-boys schools, usually boarding schools, such as South Kent School in Kent, Conn., and, to some extent, in coeducational institutions such as the prestigious Hotchkiss School in Salisbury.

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