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MHC's Christopher Benfey comments on the controversial aspects of Jay Parini's partly fictional book on Herman Melville, The Passages of H.M., for WBUR radio.
November 23, 2010 - 12:34pm

President Lynn Pasquerella talks about women's colleges and the liberal arts in the November 15 edition of Montana Public Radio's evening news (minutes 14 to 21).

November 18, 2010 - 12:00pm
MHC English professor Corinne Demas talks about The Writing Circle and writing in different genres and voices on the November 8 edition of the WritersCast podcast.
November 16, 2010 - 1:20pm

Ariel Hahn '10, now an intern at NPR, returns to the "magical" Pioneer Valley--and then blogs about the trip for NPR's Intern Edition: FX.

November 15, 2010 - 10:30am

The latest book by MHC’s Joseph Ellis, First Family: Abigail and John Adams, is rising on the New York Times Hardcover Nonfiction Best Seller List.

November 12, 2010 - 10:30am
In today's segment of WAMC's Academic Minute, Associate Professor of Music David Sanford delves into the roots of jungle jazz.
November 5, 2010 - 4:50pm
From the Daily Hamphire Gazette: MHC and other area colleges are reducing energy consumption, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and leading the way in other green initiatives.
November 4, 2010 - 11:22am
In the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Edem Torkornoo ’13 breaks down the housing crisis and discusses a talk by New York Times columnist Gretchen Morgenson.
November 4, 2010 - 11:09am
Mount Holyoke was cited in a recent Chronicle of Higher Education report that listed the U.S. colleges producing the greatest numbers of Fulbright Scholars.
November 3, 2010 - 3:26pm
In an editorial published in the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Brittany Finder '12 talks about the importance of showing support for victims of homophobia through Spirit Day.
November 2, 2010 - 5:55pm
Psychology professor Gail Hornstein talks about her book, Agnes's Jacket, and the problems with using psychiatric categories on WBOO's Madness Radio in Portland, Oregon.
November 2, 2010 - 1:37pm
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