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It's Baaack: Together May 10-17, 2015

The Boston area’s only city-wide week-long celebration of all things Music, Art, and Technology

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Together Boston, the Boston area’s only city-wide week-long celebration of all things Music, Art, and Technology, will be emanating from Central Square all across our city starting  Sunday May 10 and continuing through Sunday May 17.

The festival, hosted by Mmmaven in partnership with local clubs and other organizations and businesses, will include:

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Same-sex Marriage, What's the Issue?

As arguments continue at the Supreme Court, gay marriage is still seen as a problem.

“Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex?”, “Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to recognize a marriage between two people of the same sex when their marriage was lawfully licensed and performed out-of-state?”

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Riots in Baltimore - History Repeats Itself

MASSACHUSETTS GETS IT

Jonathan Daniels Freedom Rider from Massachusetts Murdered for the Cause

Because I  am from the Maryland area, I watch events unfold in Baltimore here in Cambridge with sorrowful objectivism. I always hope for the best in mankind, but my heart is heavy for yet another mother that mourns her son. 

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Community Chorus Sings at Library

Event a preview for upcoming Spring Concert

A lively South African tune, “Siyahamba,” opened a program with a Peace theme performed by members of  the Cambridge Community Chorus on Sunday afternoon, April 26 in the auditorium at the Cambridge Public Library.

Egyptology talk at Harvard Semitic Museum

Kim Ryholt, director of The Papyrus Carlsberg Collection and Project, delivers a talk on the antiquities trade in Egypt.

On April 21st there was a talk at the Harvard Semitic Museum on 2 Divinity Ave about the antiquities trade in Egypt. The talk was delivered by Kim Ryholt, Professor of Egyptology and Director of The Papyrus Carlsberg Collection and Project at the University of Copenhagen.

Ryholt’s interest in Egyptology came from a college internship at the Museum of fine arts dealing with their Egyptian artifacts.

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Summer Brings Lots of Learning

Summer classes available to the public in the Cambridge area.

With summer just around the corner, many will be wondering where to get their education fix. Cambridge is the largest educational hub on the East Coast, surrounded by colleges and universities; therefore it has plenty of summer classes to offer its residents.

As a college student, I am no stranger to trying to get out and do fun things on a tight budget. Here is a list of free and (a few) extremely cheap classes offered in the Cambridge area.

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Stand Against Racism 2015

The YWCA Cambridge hosted a Stand Against Racism panel discussion event last night, April 23, 2015, at the Cambridge Senior Center. This event was planned in conjunction with the YWCA USA’s national campaign; thousands of people across the country participated in similar dialogues and other events as a part of this campaign.

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You’re the Expert

Live Taping of Science/Comedy Panel Show at Brattle Theatre

Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival Boston 2015

I love radio shows. And the only thing about radio shows that I love more than simply listening to them is attending or participating in a live performance.

Last Saturday night at the Brattle Theatre, I was part of a sold-out crowd – partially due to free tickets for MIT students – enjoying the live taping of a new WBUR panel show called “You’re the Expert.”

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Charter Schools Making Gains Nationwide

Cost to send child to public school in Cambridge highest in state; Cambridge home to 3 charter schools

In the city of Cambridge, the average cost to send a child to a public school is $27,474. That’s the highest in the entire state. As a result, Cambridge Public Schools have a good reputation in Massachusetts. However, Cambridge charter schools may gain many more applications next year as a result of a study recently released by Stanford University.