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Dickinson College,

at Carlisle, Pa.; coeducational; Methodist; founded 1773 as The Grammar School, chartered and opened as Dickinson College 1783. Chartered as a college primarily through the efforts of Benjamin RushRush, Benjamin,
1745?–1813, American physician, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Byberry (now part of Philadelphia), Pa., grad. College of New Jersey (now Princeton), 1760, M.D. Univ. of Edinburgh, 1768.
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, it was named for John DickinsonDickinson, John,
1732–1808, American patriot and statesman, b. Talbot co., Md. After studying law in Philadelphia and in London at the Middle Temple, he developed a highly successful practice in Philadelphia.
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. The Dickinson School of Law, established as a department of Dickinson College in 1834 and separately incorporated in 1890, has been part of Pennsylvania State Univ.Pennsylvania State University,
main campus at University Park, State College; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered 1855, opened 1859 as Farmers' High School.
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 since 2000.
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Roberts, editorial intern at America in WWII and student at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
Puppio earned his law degree at the Dickinson School of Law, after graduating from Dickinson College.
When Winter Storm Jonas dumped nearly three feet of snow on Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in January, Dickinson College turned to outside contractors unfamiliar with the campus to aid its massive snow removal effort.
animal ecologist Scott Boback tells his students at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.
Goldstein also holds an MPA in Public Finance from Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs and a BA from Dickinson College.
She also she received the CCAC Educational Foundation's 2009 Legend Award Johnson holds a bachelor's degree in American Studies from Dickinson College and a master's degree in Education from Duquesne University.
and went on to Fairleigh Dickinson College, where he obtained a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering.
Hazard attended Dickinson College for her undergraduate education and earned her medical degree at WVU.
Eberly Writing Center at Dickinson College has become a Multilingual Writing Center (MWC) where students writing not only in English but also Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Japanese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish seek the assistance of trained writing tutors who are international students (both visiting and matriculated) and U.
Bloom performed Vercoe's compositions in concerts with mezzo-soprano D'Anna Fortunato and pianist Mary Jane Rupert, including a week-long residency at Dickinson College (Carlisle, PA).
He graduated from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.