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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 - 5:00pm
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

Visiting journalism lecturer Alison Bass earns attention for her blog on mental health issues in the Boston Globe's September 27 edition of White Coat Notes.

September 28, 2010 - 5:45pm
The Republican looks back at Lynn Pasquerella's inauguration day-- from the colorful robes of the opening procession to the colorful speeches.
September 25, 2010 - 12:15pm
The Daily Hampshire Gazette gives page one coverage of the September 24 inauguration ceremony for MHC's President Lynn Pasquerella.
September 25, 2010 - 11:39am
In an editorial published on Lynn Pasquerella's inauguration day, The Republican says Pasquerella's journey to becoming MHC president is inspiring.
September 24, 2010 - 12:37pm

Mount Holyoke economics professor Jens Christiansen discussed the issues on voters' minds this election season in the September 19 edition of 22 News in Focus.

September 21, 2010 - 11:15am
The Chronicle of Higher Education chronicles MHC President Lynn Pasquerella's recent trip to Kenya. A subscription may be required to view this article.
September 13, 2010 - 10:23am
Professor Anthony Lee's book, A Shoemaker’s Story, is the subject of an August 27 review in the Chinese-English publication Sampan.
September 9, 2010 - 4:24pm

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