MHC Newsmakers

Dr. Catherine Allgor FP '92

Catherine Allgor FP '92 tells the New York Times Michelle Obama lives in a time when first ladies "are more knowledgeable than ever about policy."

November 14, 2013 - 19:00

In Institutional Investor, MHC is cited among 20 colleges with mid-size endowments that have outpaced the returns on those of richer institutions.

November 14, 2013 - 16:15
Professor Andrew Lass

Andrew Lass, Professor of Anthropology on the Ford Foundation, speaks with the BBC's Night Waves (cue 32-minute mark) and Czech television on art in Prague.

November 13, 2013 - 17:15

Alison Safran '14 shares contributions to her Tumblr project Surviving in Numbers on BuzzFeed. The site provides a voice for survivors of sexual assault.

November 13, 2013 - 09:30
Ombretta Frau

The Italian professor’s post (in Italian) asks “Why does time pass everywhere but in Italy?” and tackles women’s rights and gay marriage.

November 13, 2013 - 08:15
Professor Christopher Benfey

Writing for the New York Review of Books, Professor Christopher Benfey reviews 12 Years a Slave, a new film directed by Steve McQueen.

November 6, 2013 - 16:15
rubber ducky

Blake used a news item about 28,000 rubber ducks to show how pervasive harmful chemicals are in our world. The Daily Hampshire Gazette had the story.

November 6, 2013 - 08:30
President Lynn Pasquerella

The Berkshire Eagle reports on Lynn Pasquerella’s talk to girls at Miss Hall’s School. Her theme: “When girls and women are educated, everyone thrives.”

November 4, 2013 - 09:15
Naomi Rose '84

Writing for, marine mammal scientist Naomi D. Rose '84 says orcas should not be held in captivity and the stress of captivity greatly shortens their lives.

November 1, 2013 - 13:00
Dr. Genny Beemyn

Difficult Dialogues: President Lynn Pasquerella discusses gender identity issues with Dr. Genny Beemyn of UMass Amherst and Dr. Mitch Boucher.

October 29, 2013 - 14:45
Christopher Benfey

In the New York Times, Professor of English Christopher Benfey reviews a new biography of British travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor.

October 29, 2013 - 09:00
Sandra Mottalini Moore ’73

After a counselors’ tour of the Five Colleges, Sandra Mottalini Moore ’73 wrote “In Praise of Women’s Colleges” for Poughkeepsie Journal. Video too!

October 29, 2013 - 08:15

In an article in University Business, Mount Holyoke's Williston Library is cited as a library that has adapted to meet the changing needs of the campus community.

October 28, 2013 - 19:00
Mount Holyoke Seal

Kiplinger has once again named Mount Holyoke a "Best Value" college, ranking MHC in 37th position among the country's liberal arts colleges.

October 25, 2013 - 11:30
Dianne Fuller Doherty ’59, regional director of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center

ABC TV 40 interviews Dianne Fuller Doherty ’59, regional director of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center, at a campus conference.

October 24, 2013 - 14:30
Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP’09

Anita Haidary ’14 and Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP’09 (pictured at left) were featured in Politico’s essay “Afghan Women on the Front Line.”

October 23, 2013 - 10:45


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