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Joseph Ellis, professor of history emeritus

In an LA Times piece, Professor Emeritus of History Joe Ellis writes that we cannot pin Congressional dysfunction on Constitutional language.

February 24, 2014 - 2:45pm
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

The MHC professor of Russian studies spoke about the conflict and prospects for peace on 22 News and in the Springfield Republican

February 21, 2014 - 8:45am
Dan Czitrom, professor of history

MHC historian Dan Czitrom was an adviser and commentator for “The Rise and Fall of Penn Station” on PBS.  (Video excerpt: cue to 8:20)

February 18, 2014 - 1:45pm
Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections

Archives’ Leslie Fields was featured in a WGBY “Connecting Point” segment about alum Esther Howland, inventor of the American Valentine.

February 18, 2014 - 11:00am
Channel 22 Valentine's Day-vintage valentine

Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections, spoke with 22 News about alum Esther Howland, “Mother of the American Valentine.”

February 17, 2014 - 10:00am

Blogging for the Huffington Post, education advocate Christine Horansky '04 says, "When we empower girls, we change the world."

February 14, 2014 - 4:00pm
Ali Safran ’14

Ali Safran '14 writes in Huffington Post about the need to call sexual violence by its true name regardless of how young perpetrators are.

February 12, 2014 - 8:45am
Mona Hanford '64

In the February 9 edition of the PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly, Mona Hanford '64 speaks about her husband's death and coping with grief.

February 11, 2014 - 2:00pm
Professor Audrey St. John

President Lynn Pasquerella hosts MHC's Audrey St. John and the Five Colleges' Maria Toyofuku '74 in Amherst Media's Difficult Dialogues.

February 11, 2014 - 1:15pm
Charu Sharma ’14

In a Youth Inc. article and TEDx video, MHC senior Charu Sharma talks about how taking risks transformed and enriched her life.

February 10, 2014 - 10:00am
President Lynn Pasquerella

As a guest on WHMP radio's Bill Newman Show, President Lynn Pasquerella discusses recent court cases involving patients who've suffered brain death.

February 7, 2014 - 1:15pm
Author and MHC English professor Valerie Martin

The Boston Globe and the Seattle Times praise MHC English professor Valerie Martin's The Ghost of the Mary Celeste in their reviews.

February 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
Mary Deane Sorcinelli '72

Mary Deane Sorcinelli '72 has been named the 2014 Massachusetts Network for Women Leaders in Higher Education Lifetime Achievement Award winner.

February 3, 2014 - 4:45pm
Mtise Mwanza ’14

A Hampshire Gazette article showcases how MHC Career Development Center staff show students how to use social media in a job search.

February 3, 2014 - 2:30pm
Michelle Obama

An editorial in the Springfield Republican praised MHC, Smith, and Amherst colleges for encouraging low-income students to attend college.

February 3, 2014 - 11:15am
Amy Timberlake '89

One Came Home, a children's book written by Amy Richardson Timberlake '89, has been named a 2014 Newbery Honor Book.

January 30, 2014 - 7:00pm