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Martha Ackmann, senior lecturer in gender studies

Prof. Martha Ackmann, who’s studied women in baseball through history, tells Fusion Media that our culture must catch up to the talent of female players.

August 14, 2014 - 12:15pm
proud women's college graduate

A Huffington Post blogger recaps the past year’s posts on the advantages of women’s colleges, which included several pieces about MHC women.

August 13, 2014 - 2:45pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella speaks on The Bill Newman Show about the ethics surrounding who gets experimental treatments for the deadly Ebola virus.

August 12, 2014 - 2:30pm
Richard Moran, professor of sociology

A USA Today opinion piece co-written by sociologist Richard Moran argues that surveying isn’t the best way to measure, or prevent, sex assault.

August 11, 2014 - 9:00am
Suzan-Lori Parks ’85

BuzzFeed’s list of 32 “plays that will change the way you see the world” includes works by both Suzan-Lori Parks ’85 and Wendy Wasserstein ’71.

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
Eva Paus, economics professor and Carol Hoffmann Collins Director of the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives

The Spanish press mentioned comments by MHC economist Eva Paus in an article on “The BRIC Countries and the New World Order.” (Article in Spanish.)

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

The New Haven Independent’s story on the complexities of immigrant detention and deportation quoted MHC Professor David Hernández.

August 7, 2014 - 4:15pm
Rose Levine

The Hampshire Gazette covered MHC’s Developing Mathematical Ideas institutes,  whose classes mix in-person and online graduate-level learners.

 

August 4, 2014 - 12:00pm
Frances Perkins

On MSNBC’s The Last Word, Lawrence O’Donnell argues that she has earned a place on our coins and bills. His spot includes audio and video of Perkins.

August 1, 2014 - 1:15pm
Camille Theriaque FP’15

A leukemia diagnosis changed FP senior Camille Theriaque’s life. Leaving a 20-year firefighting career, she’s preparing to help others in a different way.

August 1, 2014 - 12:30pm
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy

Environmental studies chair Lauret Savoy talks movingly about the braided strands of natural history and human history—including the role of race.

August 1, 2014 - 8:45am
Barbara Moakler Byrne '76, vice chairman of investment banking at Barclays and Mount Holyoke trustee

Investment banking powerhouse Barbara Byrne ’76 launched a new index of companies with at least 25% female leaders, reports Politico.

July 31, 2014 - 11:30am
Audrey St. John, associate professor of computer science

In its latest newsletter (see p. 9), the Henry Luce Foundation shows how Professor Audrey St. John has helped double interest in computer science.

July 30, 2014 - 4:15pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

On Difficult Dialogues, President Pasquerella and MHC director of math leadership programs Michael Flynn discuss what the common core is, and isn’t.

July 29, 2014 - 3:30pm
Meghan Godorov, assistant director, Career Development Center

The finance site CardHub tapped MHC career development staffer Meghan Godorov for expert advice to students on leveraging summer break.

July 25, 2014 - 1:30pm
Julisa Campbell ’16

Julisa Campbell’s internship at Château de Chantilly was featured in a Huffington Post article on women gaining valuable career experience this summer.

July 25, 2014 - 8:15am

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