In what the president calls a “good symbiotic relationship,” Mount Wachusett Community College, in Massachusetts, has leased 10 acres, at no charge, to a nonprofit organization constructing the Northeast Veteran Training & Rehabilitation Center on its campus.
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September 30, 2008
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September 26, 2008
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September 25, 2008
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September 24, 2008
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September 22, 2008
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