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The Daily Hampshire Gazette's Steve Pfarrer writes about the Civil Rights Panel on February 10 that was part of the Presidential Inaugural Series and Black History Month.

February 11, 2011 - 9:45am
In the winter 2011 issue of Americas Quarterly, McCulloch Center director Eva Paus writes about Latin America's middle income trap. (PDF)
February 10, 2011 - 1:42pm
Professor Joseph Ellis talked to Minnesota Public Radio about the enduring relationship between John and Abigail Adams, the subjects of his most recent book, First Family.
February 9, 2011 - 5:12pm
MHC's Christopher Benfey reviews Ghost Light, Joseph O'Connor's book about Molly Allgood and Irish dramatist John Synge, in the February 4 issue of the New York Times.
February 7, 2011 - 11:29am
Working with Reader to Reader and personal chef Bill Collins, Haeinn Woo '11 helped create a Valentine's dinner auction to raise funds for Haiti, according to the Republican.
February 4, 2011 - 10:18am
Professor Roberto Marquez talked to the Caribbean Literary Salon about his latest book, A World among These Islands, and his passion for the Caribbean.
February 4, 2011 - 9:48am

Newly published research by MHC trustee and University of Massachusetts professor Lila Gierasch '70 has important implications in diseases such as emphysema and cirrhosis.

February 3, 2011 - 5:30pm
Writing in Slate, English professor Christopher Benfey discusses science and poetry in the paintings of John Constable, an 1800s artist who was obsessed with clouds.
February 3, 2011 - 8:36am
In a Baltimore Sun opinion piece, Visiting Professor of Complex Organizations John Fox says Congress should look at the mortgage deduction as a potential spending cut.
January 26, 2011 - 12:28pm
MHC philosophy professor Thomas Wartenberg talks about the importance of reading picture books to your children in a January 25 article in the Chicago Tribune.
January 25, 2011 - 4:25pm

Josipa Roksa '00 is the co-author of Academically Adrift, a book that's attracting press coverage and creating conversation and controversy across the country this week.

January 20, 2011 - 5:30pm
The Augusta Chronicle covers Lauren Smith '11's research on mercury contamination in Georgia's Savannah River. Smith is testing mercury levels in people who eat fish from the river.
January 18, 2011 - 10:26am
WFCR's Bob Paquette talks with MHC's Kavita Khory, professor of politics, about the recent political turmoil that has turned violent in Pakistan.
January 13, 2011 - 4:03pm
In a January 13 article in The Hindu, MHC's Indira Peterson discusses her new book about King Serfoji II and his contributions to the Great Temple at Thanjavur.
January 13, 2011 - 3:38pm
Elizabeth Scheibel '77 talks to the Daily Hampshire Gazette about her 18-year career as district attorney and what she plans on doing next.
January 10, 2011 - 1:19pm
Mark Peterson talks to the Boston Globe about his research on Galileo's measurements of hell--or at least the version presented by Dante in the famous poem "The Divine Comedy."
January 10, 2011 - 12:16pm