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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
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