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R.A.G.E.; It’s What We Do

BY SHANA PETRIELLO // DEC. 5, 2011 // R.A.G.E. stands for Raising Awareness through Group Education. R.A.G.E. Peer educators are health and wellness advocates here at Curry College, and the group is a recognized organization through Student Government Association. We aim to raise awareness and to positively influence other students’ perceptions of alcohol, drugs, stress and healthy habits. Events and programs are held in classrooms and around campus to provide outreach to other students. As peer educators, we plan and design events that are interactive and promote healthy behaviors. Our goal is to accurately represent the concerns of responsible students and to not judge the decisions of our peers. Instead, we try to educate them about safe and responsible decision-making. […]

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In Search of Students

BY NICK IRONSIDE AND ANDREW BLOM // DEC. 5, 2011 // The work never stops for the Curry admissions staff. Year in and year out, the college faces tremendous competitive challenges. Curry is a small, non-selective liberal arts college located in New England, making it the most common type of school in the area. Moreover, the vast majority of traditional […]

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Some Not Ga Ga Over Curry Radio

BY NICK IRONSIDE // DEC. 5, 2011 // The Student Center staff tries to create a “welcoming and open environment” for the Curry community, according to Mark Metevier, assistant director of operations for the building. As a result, he sometimes changes the channel away from the college’s student-run radio station, WMLN. Station manager Marita MacKinnon, a senior communication major, acknowledged […]

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College Deems North Hall Fire Isolated Incident

BY SAM ZAPORA // DEC. 5, 2011 // Following the Oct. 30 bathroom fire in North Hall, some students have questioned the electrical integrity of the older dorms they live in on campus. Those fears, however, are largely unnecessary, according to Residence Life. “The town of Milton comes through our residence halls several times a year to insure that we’re up to the safety code’s standards,” said Erik Muurisepp, director of Residence Life & Housing. Muurisepp said the local fire department inspected the wiring in and around the fan unit, where the North Hall fire began, and found that it wasn’t responsible for the fire. The device’s overheating and the ensuing fire was an isolated occurrence, Muurisepp said, and there […]

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Nelson Headlines Curry Athletic Hall Inductees

  BY COURTNEY DIBIASIO // DEC. 5, 2011 // Three alumni were inducted into Curry’s Athletic Hall of Fame last month. But it was the fourth member of this year’s class, former New England Patriots linebacker Steve Nelson, who stood above all others—quite literally. The 6-foot-2 Patriots Hall of Famer joined Curry in 1998 as the college’s head football coach, […]