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    Commencement honored social activist David Mixner, Jordanian businessman Raouf Abujaber, and alumnus Charles Downs. The seniors also heard comedy from Class Speaker Rachel Dilliplane and a greeting from President-elect Sheila Bair.
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    The College’s new president introduces herself more fully to the campus community through an interview with the campus newspaper, The Elm. News editors Catalina Righter ’17 and Molly Igoe ’18 asked Sheila Bair about her own college days, her decision to move to Chestertown to lead Washington College, and her priorities for her first year.
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    Hynson-Ringgold House will welcome visitors with light refreshments as part of Chestertown’s First Friday festivities September 4 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
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    Rankine’s latest book, Citizen: An American Lyric, was the first-year read assigned to members of the Class of 2019. In a public event September 10, she will read from her work and discuss the themes of race and identity she explores so powerfully and honestly in her writing.
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    A new teak bench on Cater Walk and a found-metal sculpture of an osprey returning to the nest now enhance the campus landscape in appreciation of Jay Griswold’s service as interim president.
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