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12/15/2011

Honoring Cyan Maroney '08
Students at Greenbrier East High School in Fairlea, W. Va., raised more than $3,000 for a memorial scholarship created by Connecticut College to honor West Virginia dancer Cyan Maroney. View the article.

The scholarship will be awarded to a dance student. You can give too; go to http://giving.conncoll.edu (note in the comments box that the gift is for the Cyan Maroney Scholarship) or send a check to Connecticut College, Office of College Advancement, 270 Mohegan Ave., New London, CT 06320.


Sloane Crosley '00 on her new book --  and on finding her voice at CC
Crosley's new book is challenging conventional ideas about what books are. In this interview with New York Magazine, she discusses that, and also credits a Connecticut College professor with helping her find her voice. View the article.

Sharis Pozen '86 confirms investigation into ebook pricing
Pozen, who became acting head of the Justice Department's antitrust unit earlier this year, confirmed to Congress that the government is investigating ebook pricing. Pozen, whose is also filing suit to enjoin the merger of AT&T and T-Mobile, has said the department intends to enforce the law vigorously. View the Wall Street Journal article.

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For media inquiries, please contact:
Matt Engelhardt (860) 439-2505, mengelha@conncoll.edu
Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, dmacdonn@conncoll.edu



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