Nov 23

Three from Harvard receive American Rhodes Scholarships The Harvard University Gazette, November 23, 2008 Two Harvard College students and a Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) doctoral student have received Rhodes Scholarships. Thirty-two Americans were chosen from among 800 applicants for the scholarships to the University of Oxford in England. Kyle Q. Haddad-Fonda, Issaquah, Wash., […]

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Oct 15

Mind Games The Harvard Crimson – October 15, 2008 When the Harvard Quiz Bowl team was winning national championships in the mid-1990s, its leader, an English graduate student named Jeffrey G. Johnson, was the stuff of legends. It was rumored that he had read 10,000 books, and that watching him take in a volume was […]

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Sep 02

Atlantic Energy Solutions Exceeds Expectations for Fonda-Fultonville Schools Ascribe News – September 02, 2008 Minneapolis, MN – Atlantic Energy Solutions announced that its guaranteed savings projections for the Fonda-Fultonville School District have been exceeded by over 25 percent. The Co-Generation project was the first off-grid Co-Generation plant approved by the New York State Education Department […]

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Aug 23

Senate Passes Legislation to Change Political Science Academic Policy The New Paltz Oracle – March 27, 2008 Legislation recently passed by the student senate might help political science students double majoring in an outside department gain dual credits for shared electives in two majors. On March 4 Sen. Jeff Fonda proposed Resolution 3 at the […]

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Jan 01

This is a duplicate of the listing on the fonda.org website. Albert Dow Fonda; Dairy Farmer; Cornell University Agriculture College graduate 1917; born 9-Mar-1893 in Fonda, N.Y., died 19-Jan-1962 in Fonda, N.Y.; enlisted in U.S. Marines right after college graduation, assigned to Key West flight training school, WWI ended prior to completion; worked in New […]

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