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Kavita Khory, professor of politics

The politics professor reflects on Pakistanis who marched this August in the name of revolution, and what meaningful change will actually require.

September 12, 2014 - 11:00am
Henry Matisse

Sketches and final drawings by the celebrated French artist reveal the wonder of what can be done with a few deceptively simple lines and a lot of talent.

September 5, 2014 - 9:30am
shot glasses

Channel 22 News reported on MHC students at an alcohol-education event trying to walk and drive while wearing goggles that simulate drunkenness.

September 5, 2014 - 11:45am
Henri Matisse

The Boston Globe’s critic raved over MHC’s exhibition as “a chance to see works that even Matisse scholars have barely had a chance to comb over.”

September 5, 2014 - 11:00am
Tom Wartenberg, professor of philosophy

Professor Tom Wartenberg and MHC students ask second-graders philosophical questions, and get thoughtful results, as this film trailer shows.

September 4, 2014 - 3:45pm
globe

The program matches US and international women’s college students interested in STEM areas to enhance professional development and support.

September 3, 2014 - 12:45pm
MHC international relations professor Sohail Hashmi

In a Difficult Dialogues video, President Pasquerella interviews international relations professor Sohail Hashmi about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

August 30, 2014 - 5:30pm
Eva Snyder ’17

Katie Couric’s Yahoo news video shows Eva Snyder ’17 at a computer science code camp that aims to inspire women to pursue tech careers.

August 28, 2014 - 11:45am
Vincent Ferraro, Ruth Lawson Professor of Politics

Politics professor Vincent Ferraro predicts greater use of the U.S. Air Force in Iraq and Syria to destabilize the Islamic State. (Note: article is in Spanish.)

August 26, 2014 - 12:15pm
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy

Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy writes in Huffington Post that protecting wilderness and civil rights are profoundly connected.

August 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
View of CT River valley from Mt. Sugarloaf. Photo by Kristin Teig

A September Yankee magazine article follows the Connecticut River, starting in South Hadley near the “storied beauty of the MHC campus.”

August 22, 2014 - 9:15am
Martha Ackmann, senior lecturer in gender studies

Prof. Martha Ackmann talked about racial and gender equity in Little League baseball. Their World Series made news fielding female, more black players.

August 22, 2014 - 8:45am
Susana Morris ’02

“Evidence has shown the myriad benefits for women attending women-only institutions of higher learning,” Susana Morris ’02 writes in About.Com.

August 21, 2014 - 3:45pm
Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93. Photo by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

The Boston Globe magazine profiles Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93, who founded Care.com and persuaded Wall Street to bet $91 million on her idea.

August 19, 2014 - 8:30am
President Lynn Pasquerella

To support the fight against ALS, President Pasquerella accepted a challenge to have a bucket of icy water poured over her head on a not-so-hot day.

August 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
Andrew Reiter, assistant professor of politics

In a U.S. News op-ed, MHC Assistant Professor of Politics Andrew Reiter writes that having Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki step down is a positive step.

August 15, 2014 - 1:45pm

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