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Dal's Newest Rhodes Scholar

Paul Manning, a student in the Faculty of Agriculture, found out he won one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world when he was wearing a soaking cardboard airplane on a parade float. Now he's off to Oxford, and his family couldn't be prouder.

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Mainstreet NS Stories about moms of the 1950s May 6, 2013 | 12:20Lorri Neilsen Glenn talks about the poetry and prose she collected for Untying The Apron: Daughters Remember Mothers of the 1950s.
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Mainstreet NS Tony Goode on shipbuilding costs May 3, 2013 | 10:16Defense consultant Tony Goode speaks to Stephanie about the latest wrinkle in the shipbuilding procurement process.
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Mainstreet NS Public sector versus private sector pay May 2, 2013 | 17:22Stephanie talks to representatives from the Fraser Institute, and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) which have both studied the difference between public and private sector pay.
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Mainstreet NS Laroche on MLA apartment allowance May 2, 2013 | 6:58CBC reporter Jean Laroche has the details on the apartment allowance available to MLAs who live more than 40 kilometers from Province House.
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Mainstreet NS Andrew Bush's new webseries May 1, 2013 | 7:29Andrew Bush swung by the Mainstreet studio to tell us about his new webseries, Everyone's Famous.
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Mainstreet NS - The meaning of the word "alleged"Apr 30, 2013 | 14:36Mainstreet NS The meaning of the word "alleged" Audio
Mainstreet NS The meaning of the word "alleged" Apr 30, 2013 | 14:36Stephanie interviews National Post columnist Christie Blatchford about a column she published on the Rehtaeh Parsons case. Then she asks lawyer Dave Coles about the word "alleged" and why journalists use it.
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