MHC Newsmakers

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Professor Tom Wartenberg tells the Tehran Times that teaching philosophy to kids helps them understand that life's big questions can be explored through dialogue.

June 20, 2013 - 11:15
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Isobel Arthen '14 talked about fossil fuel divestment on the June 18 edition of NPR's Talk of the Nation. (Scroll to 15 minute mark.)

June 19, 2013 - 15:00
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

President Lynn Pasquerella talks to WHMP's Bill Newman about her work in medical ethics, including right to die, abortion, and other difficult issues.

June 18, 2013 - 18:30
Martha Ackmann

On the 50th anniversary of women's first space flight, author Martha Ackmann talks about the Mercury 13 on WBUR's On Point. (Cue to minute 29.)

June 18, 2013 - 15:15
Kavita N. Ramdas '85

In a commentary for the New York Times' India Ink, MHC's 2013 commencement speaker Kavita Ramdas '85 says the world needs uncommon women and men.

June 18, 2013 - 14:15
Helen Drinan

Simmons College president and MHC trustee Helen Drinan '69 is the subject of an executive profile in the Boston Business Journal.

June 17, 2013 - 17:00
Professor Susan Barry

Biology professor Susan Barry is featured in a CNN news article that explains how watching 3-D movies is helping one man recover stereovision.

June 17, 2013 - 16:15
Sierra Magazine

While working as an editorial intern at Sierra, Ailsa Sachdev '14 writes about the effort to recycle trash into musical instruments in Cateura, Paraguay.

June 14, 2013 - 15:30
Professor Thomas Wartenberg

In the June 13 edition of WAMC's Academic Minute, Professor Thomas Wartenberg says young children can tackle philosophical questions.

June 13, 2013 - 18:00
Eyitemi Popo '12

Eyitemi Popo '12 is editor-in-chief of a new digital magazine, Ayiba, which has just released its Mama Africa issue to dispel stereotypes of African women.

June 12, 2013 - 15:15
Kayla Burson '13

In writing for Uloop, Kayla M. Burson '13 analyzes the advantages and disadvantages of the College's proposal for centralized dining.

June 11, 2013 - 13:15
Christopher Pyle

Politics professor Christopher Pyle tells Al Jazeera that Americans are "getting tired" of President Obama's controversial policies on civil liberties.

June 11, 2013 - 09:30
Christopher Pyle

Politics professor Christopher Pyle tells The Baltimore Sun that the PRISM leak may be evidence of a "tipping point" regarding public skepticism with government.

June 11, 2013 - 09:30

English professor Christopher Benfey explores the "extraordinary life and work" of acclaimed British potter Michael Cardew for The New Republic

June 7, 2013 - 11:00
Ivy Shih Leung '86

Ivy Shih Leung '86 shares her personal struggle with postpartum depression and advocates for support of other mothers with PPD in this piece from the Huffington Post.

June 6, 2013 - 13:30
Javaria Khan '15

Writing for Voice of America, Javaria Khan '15 of Pakistan explains how she found new independence, a new home, and a new family when she traveled to the United States to study at Mount Holyoke.

June 5, 2013 - 15:00


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