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10 smart things to do at New England colleges and universities

Colleges offer exceptional and exhilarating experiences to the public, too

In our region, colleges and universities are common. We take for granted that every institution of higher learning looks after the artistic, intellectual, and recreational needs of its students. But many of those same amenities are open to the rest of us, often for free or at a low cost. It’s almost as if they are hiding in plain sight. Here are 10 smart things to do this winter and spring at a college near you. You don’t even have to take notes.

Hudson Museum, University of Maine at Orono

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