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Savannah Ghost Pirates name Rick Bennett head coach

It didn't take long for former Union men's hockey head coach Rick Bennett to return to coaching. Savannah Ghost Pirates name Rick Bennett head coach. Volleyball player raises money in support of Ukraine. Buffalo shooting victim belonged to sister church …. Mother and son receive college diplomas together. 200+ eager...
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Sun-Journal

Sen. Rick Bennett: Parents cannot work without quality child care, and that is an economic problem for all of us

Last year, the Legislature’s Children’s Caucus hosted a panel of Maine child care workers who shared their challenges both before and during the pandemic. A recent research report by Council for a Strong America puts into perspective the financial tolls that child care workforce challenges place on Maine’s economy. The report notes that the lack of child care just for infants and toddlers exacts an annual cost of $57 billion nationally in lost earnings, productivity, and revenue. The estimate for Maine is about $180 million per year.
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Rick Bennett resigns as coach of Union men’s hockey team following allegation

After 17 years of working at Union College for the men’s hockey team, Rick Bennett has resigned from his position as the head coach of the team as of Friday, January 28. Following an allegation submitted anonymously to the Union Athletics Department on Wednesday, January 19, Bennett was placed on paid administrative leave until further notice. The allegation sparked an investigation regarding Bennett’s coaching of the men’s hockey team, though specific details about the investigation are still private. The Union Athletics site has noted that the allegation was substantiated through the investigation.
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FOX Sports

Union hockey coach Rick Bennett resigns after investigation

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — Union College hockey coach Rick Bennett has resigned after a weeklong investigation into how he coached the team. Bennett, who led the Dutchmen to their only national championship in 2014, resigned Friday. Assistant coach John Ronan was named interim coach for the remainder of the season.
msn.com

Rick Bennett steps down as Union men's hockey coach

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Rick Bennett, the winningest men’s hockey head coach in Union’s history, has resigned his position, effective immediately, Athletic Director Jim McLaughlin announced Friday following a weeklong investigation. Bennett was placed on administrative leave on Jan. 20 after the college received an allegation about Bennett’s coaching style and practices that the college says were substantiated through an internal investigation.
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Suspended Union College hockey coach Rick Bennett resigns

SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) — Rick Bennett has resigned his position as head men’s ice hockey coach, effective immediately. Assistant Coach John Ronan has been named interim head coach and will lead the team for the remainder of the current season. Union College Athletic Director Jim McLaughlin '93 announced...
Times Union

Union hockey coach Rick Bennett resigns

SCHENECTADY — Union College men's hockey coach Rick Bennett spoke to his team for the final time on Friday afternoon after their pregame skate in preparation for Saturday's game against RPI for the Mayor's Cup. He won't be behind the bench for that rivalry game — or ever again...
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Rick Bennett Resigns at Union

Union College announced on Friday that men’s head hockey coach Rick Bennett has resigned his position, effective immediately. Last Thursday, Union placed Bennett on paid administrative leave pending an investigation into an allegation that the school received on Wednesday evening. According to Union’s press release announcing the resignation, the allegation pertained to Bennett’s coaching style and practices. Those allegations were substantiated through the school’s investigation, which led to Bennett’s resignation.