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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, […]

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Building an Alliance

BY ERIN POWERS // DEC. 5, 2011 // The quote on the top of the flyer read, “Life is more than the sum of its parts.” Those interested to learn more made their way to the Student Center, where a new student group hosted a showing last month of the 2005 movie “Transamerica.” The Gay, Straight Alliance, or GSA, has […]

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Shakes Stir Excitement in Hafer

BY ZACHARY WEISS AND NICK IRONSIDE // DEC. 5, 2011 // Some milkshakes bring all the boys to the yard, but a new machine by the company f’real has students and faculty alike flocking to the Hafer Café. The “magical milkshake machine,” as the company calls it, blends prepackaged shakes and smoothies. The milkshake flavors include chocolate, cookies ‘n cream, […]

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Curry Gets Evaluated; Welcomes Public Commentary

A NOTICE FROM CURRY COLLEGE // DEC. 5, 2011 // Curry College will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit March 4 through March 7, 2012, by a team representing the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The Commission on Institutions of Higher Education is one of seven accrediting commissions in the United States that provide institutional accreditation on a regional basis. Accreditation is voluntary and applies to the institution as a whole. The commission, which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, accredits approximately 240 institutions in the six-state New England region. Curry has been accredited by the commission since 1970 and was last reviewed in March 2002. Its accreditation by the […]