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Princeton Review logo 2014

The Princeton Review includes MHC in its annual list of 75 best-buy private colleges, based on academics, cost, and financial aid.

January 29, 2014 - 3:30pm
Dan Czitrom, professor of history

The MHC historian told the Daily Hampshire Gazette that Pete Seeger was “one of the most influential musical figures in American history.”

January 29, 2014 - 8:30am
Yedalis Ruiz FP'08

Yedalis Ruiz FP'08 has been selected to receive the K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award by the Association of American Colleges and Universities.

January 28, 2014 - 5:45pm
Professor of English Valerie Martin

The latest novel by MHC English professor Valerie Martin, The Ghost of the Mary Celeste, is reviewed in the New York Times Sunday Book Review.

January 28, 2014 - 2:30pm
Huda Alawa ’15

Huda Alawa ’15 spoke with WGBY Public TV about her experience being homeschooled before coming to MHC (Cue video to 4:40).

January 28, 2014 - 2:00pm
Alison Safran '14

As President Obama launches an initiative to combat sexual assault, Alison Safran '14 continues to do her part through her Surviving in Numbers project.

January 27, 2014 - 4:30pm
Jocelyn Mosman '17

Jocelyn Mosman '17 is among the first-year students talking to the Huffington Post about their first semester experiences at a women's college.

January 27, 2014 - 10:30am
Caitlin Kidder '13

Caitlin Kidder '13 of AmeriCorps*VISTA organized more than 80 new MHC student volunteers for the annual South Hadley Food Drive, according to WWLP News.

January 21, 2014 - 1:45pm
Professor M. Darby Dyar

MHC astronomy professor and NASA researcher Darby Dyar tells the Springfield Republican she believes we will establish a station on the moon in her lifetime.

January 21, 2014 - 1:15pm
Mariya Karimjee '10

Tackling the difficult topic of infanticide for Al Jazeera America, Mariya Karimjee '10 reports on an alarming practice in her homeland of Pakistan.

January 17, 2014 - 5:45pm
White House logo

MHC’s new efforts to enhance college access for low-income students drew coverage from local, regional, and national media outlets.

January 17, 2014 - 9:45am

In his latest New York Times book review, Professor Christopher Benfey calls Diane Johnson’s Flyover Lives a “loosely structured quest for roots.”

January 14, 2014 - 8:45am

Eugenia Herbert’s book on “garden imperialism” made India’s Business Standard’s “best books of 2013” list. She is a professor emeritus of history.

January 13, 2014 - 1:45pm

In an interview with Latin Pulse, Latin American studies professor Lowell Gudmundson discusses the upcoming presidential election in Costa Rica. (Cue to 15:55.)

January 10, 2014 - 12:30pm

Darby Dyar, MHC's Kennedy-Schelkunoff Professor of Astronomy, talks about her new NASA project: the potential for colonizing the Moon and visiting Mars.

January 10, 2014 - 10:45am

Gwendolyn Coiley '14 reflects on her Community-Based Learning experience in the Undergraduate Journal of Service Learning and Community-Based Research.

January 8, 2014 - 3:30pm