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A tour of Five college towns in the Northeast

A visit to five northeastern college towns -- Cambridge, Princeton, Ithaca, Rochester and Newark (Delaware).

An archway on the Princeton University campus in
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An archway on the Princeton University campus in Princeton, N.J.

Students study in a quiet spot at Icahn
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Students study in a quiet spot at Icahn Lab at Princeton University in New Jersey. (2008)

Christi Subel as Queen of the 9th Annual
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Christi Subel as Queen of the 9th Annual Rutabaga Curling World Championship holds a ceremonial torch with a rutabaga on fire at the Ithaca Farmer's Market in upstate Ithaca. The contest is held at the end of the season for the farmer's market, and has contestants rolling rutabagas toward a target. (Dec. 23, 2006)

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