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DARE Reboots for New Generation

date of publication: 
2014-04-16
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Appleton Post Crescent

Congratulations David Maraniss!

The accomplished author, Pulitzer Prize winner, and member of DARE's Board of Visitors will receive an honorary degree from the UW–Madison at this year's Spring Commencement. Congratulations! (Or, as we say here at DARE: Boy oh beans! This is the berries! Hoo-wee! Hot Ziggety!)

Know Your Collywobbles from Your Mulligrubs

date of publication: 
2014-03-26
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Dictionary.com

DARE Volumes on Display

DARE Volumes displayed

The full set of printed Volumes I-VI with the updated book jackets

Word Tree

Word Tree

In 1992, DARE founder Frederic G. Cassidy contributed DARE materials for the Word Tree exhibit, which illustrates words that have come into American English from languages all over the world. The exhibit is at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, and is still available for viewing today.

How America Talks

date of publication: 
2014-01-25
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"A Way with Words"

DARE Essay Contest

We are pleased to announce the DARE Essay Contest which gives you an opportunity to win a free three-year subscription to daredictionary.com.  Click on the link for full details.

Chicago Sun–Times.com

date of publication: 
2014-01-12
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Chicago Sun–Times.com

NEH Division of Preservation and Access

date of publication: 
2014-01-13
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NEH Division of Preservation and Access
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