Category: Cape Cod Times

Cuba gets fishery management advice in Provincetown

October 20th, 2014 in 2014, Cape Cod Times, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Les Kaufman, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Les Kaufman, College of Arts & Sciences

It might seem odd: Cuban fisheries managers and scientists seated around a table in this fabled but faded Cape Cod fishing port, sharing their stories of managing crocodiles, manatees and reef fish while trying to absorb the successes and failures of the New England fisheries…

Expert quote:

“Cuba is the jewel of the Caribbean.”

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Don’t miss out on One Day U

August 15th, 2014 in 2014, Cape Cod Times, College of Fine Arts, Jeremy Yudkin, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Jeremy Yudkin, College of Fine Arts

Going back to school takes on new meaning for a group of lifelong learners on Sunday through a unique opportunity to spend a day in college without tests or homework…

Expert quote:

“Mozart, though, is such a fascinating figure because he stands for our Western cultural ideal of what is beautiful in music. We have an image of what that is based on movies like ‘Amadeus.’”

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Contaminant found in school’s water

February 21st, 2014 in 2014, Cape Cod Times, Newsmakers, School of Public Health, Wendy Heiger-Bernays 0 comments

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Wendy Heiger-Bernays, School of Public Health

Trace amounts of a probable human carcinogen have been detected in the Eastham Elementary School well, prompting the Nauset Public Schools to provide bottled water to students when they return from vacation…

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Sandwich safety group revamps emergency procedures

September 22nd, 2013 in 2013, Cape Cod Times, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

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JJ Burke, School of Medicine

The shooting deaths of five girls at an Amish school in Pennsylvania on a fall day in 2006 left then-Selectman Randy Hunt asking: How safe are Sandwich schools?…

Expert quote:

“Relationships are important. We’re all here for the common good. We all have kids in this system. Everyone gets it that (safety) is important.”

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Daniel Wolf throws hat into the ring

July 11th, 2013 in 2013, Cape Cod Times, College of Communication, Newsmakers, Tobe Berkovitz 0 comments

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Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication

After months of behind-the-scenes preparation, it’s official: Cape Air founder and state Sen. Daniel Wolf, D-Harwich, is running for governor…

Expert quote:

“If you self-fund, that makes it a lot easier, but there goes the family fortune.”

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New ‘Whitey’ biography reveals never-before-known facts

March 17th, 2013 in 2013, Cape Cod Times, College of Communication, Dick Lehr, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Dick Lehr, College of Communication

Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill have been writing about James J. “Whitey” Bulger possibly longer than anyone…

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Study: Caregiving can be good for you

February 28th, 2013 in 2013, Cape Cod Times, Lisa Fredman, Newsmakers, RESEARCH @ BU, School of Public Health 0 comments

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Lisa Fredman, School of Public Health

Caregiving is no picnic…

Expert quote:

“It was a shocker. My first thought was, ‘This can’t be right!’ Like many before me, I subscribed to the idea that caregiving is bad for your health. But over time I kept finding essentially the same patterns.”

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Gas stink irks Centerville neighborhood

December 19th, 2012 in 2012, Cape Cod Times, Nathan Phillips, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Nathan Phillips, College of Arts & Sciences

After years of living with the smell of rotten eggs in the wind, residents of a Centerville neighborhood may finally get some relief…

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Question 3 clouds workplace policies

October 26th, 2012 in 2012, Cape Cod Times, Kabrina Chang, Newsmakers, School of Management 0 comments

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Kabrina Chang, School of Management

The medical marijuana question on the Nov. 6 ballot would allow people suffering from ailments such as cancer, HIV and multiple sclerosis to legally obtain the drug…

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Cape police have new focus on computer crime

August 4th, 2012 in 2012, Cape Cod Times, Metropolitan College, Newsmakers, Scott Arena 0 comments

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Scott Arena, Metropolitan College

Call it a cops and robbers digital arms race…

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