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MHC astronomy professor Darby Dyar talks about women in science, mentoring, and setting priorities in the October 29 online edition of Women in Planetary Science.
November 2, 2010 - 1:21pm
In the October 30 issue of the Republican, MHC's Christopher Benfey comments on one of America's most iconic writers and the subject of the bestselling Autobiography of Mark Twain.
November 1, 2010 - 1:11pm
President Pasquerella talks about the ethical consequences of mandated medical testing for student athletes in an October 21 commentary on WAMC Radio's The Health Show.
October 30, 2010 - 8:37pm
In the October 26 online edition of Psychology Today, Professor of Biological Sciences Susan Barry writes about our brains and "gut" feelings.
October 30, 2010 - 8:20pm
From the October 29 Republican: MHC trustee Kavita Ramdas '85, senior advisor to the Global Fund for Women, spoke October 28 at the Springfield Public Forum.
October 29, 2010 - 1:31pm
The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports on Peter Rosset's visit to campus this week as the 2010 Carol Hoffmann Collins Global-Scholar-in-Residence.
October 29, 2010 - 10:01am
Professor Joseph Ellis spoke about John and Abigail Adams, the subject of his new book, First Family, on the October 27 edition of NPR's Talk of the Nation.
October 28, 2010 - 1:04pm
MHC's Christopher Benfey reviews author Jay Parini's new book on Herman Melville, The Passages of H.M., for the October 21 online edition of the New Republic.
October 22, 2010 - 10:32am
Food for thought: The Mount Holyoke Art Museum is included in a Boston Globe review of Museums10's Table for Ten exhibit collaboration.
October 20, 2010 - 12:34pm

In recognition of her work to educate women and girls in Afghanistan, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 has been named the 2010 Patricia Blunt Koldyke Fellow.

October 20, 2010 - 10:15am
Psychology Professor Gail Hornstein discussed her work on madness narratives on BBC radio's Witness to observe World Mental Health Day on October 10.
October 14, 2010 - 1:15pm
Associate professor of astronomy Darby Dyar talks about water and life on the moon in the October 12 edition of the Academic Minute on radio WAMC.
October 12, 2010 - 10:46am
On October 7, MHC's Martha Ackmann talked about Toni Stone, baseball's Negro Leagues, and Jim Crow America with NPR's Michel Martin.
October 8, 2010 - 10:25am
The new book by MHC professor Joseph Ellis is featured in the October 4 issue of Vanity Fair, along with a reading of an excerpt by the author.
October 6, 2010 - 5:03pm
In a segment of WAMC's Academic Minute, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences Gary Gillis talks about how muscles allow animals to jump--and, just as importantly, land.
October 1, 2010 - 9:36am
President Lynn Pasquerella talks to WFCR's Susan Kaplan about her academic experience and how that experience will help her lead Mount Holyoke.
September 30, 2010 - 4:03pm