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A Time magazine article, noting that many colleges don’t give students real-world job skills, noted Mount Holyoke as a laudable exception to the rule.

July 23, 2014 - 2:45pm
Harvard banner in flames

A thought-provoking New Republic article argues that MHC and other liberal arts-focused colleges give students a better education than the Ivies.

July 23, 2014 - 1:30pm
Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua

President Lynn Pasquerella discusses freedom for Cambodian activist Mu Sochua, and other current news items, on The Bill Newman Show. (Audio)

July 23, 2014 - 11:00am

An article in The Guardian by Carlin Carr ’00 lauds the gains of Dalit (“untouchable”) women, who now earn money by trash collecting in Pune, India.

July 23, 2014 - 10:15am

Lia Poulos ’16 and Ning Xie ’15 were featured in a Huffington Post article about science-related summer work done by women’s college students.

July 23, 2014 - 10:00am

Gerry Rivadeneira ’16 was among the protesters urging President Obama not to deport the unaccompanied refugee children arriving at America’s borders.

July 23, 2014 - 8:45am
Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua

The Daily Hampshire Gazette covered President Lynn Pasquerella’s effort to win the release of Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua.

July 22, 2014 - 3:15pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Lynn Pasquerella writes in the Hampshire Gazette on the changing questions asked by physicians and patients about end-of-life issues.

July 22, 2014 - 2:15pm

The Mexico City press covered a talk given by MHC economist Eva Paus on foreign direct investment in Latin America. (Note: article is in Spanish.)

July 22, 2014 - 10:15am

President Pasquerella has urged release of Cambodia's National Rescue Party leader, Mu Sochua, who was a key speaker at the recent Women in Public Service Project Institute.

July 16, 2014 - 4:45pm

President Pasquerella interviews French Professor Chris Rivers on Difficult Dialogues about St. Bernadette’s visions and her legacy at Lourdes, France.

July 1, 2014 - 9:00am

On NerdScholar’s career-advice site, CDC Assistant Director Meghan Godorov offered tips on salary negotiation for new grads and other professionals.

 

June 23, 2014 - 4:00pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education included Deborah Bial’s MHC talk in its roundup of excerpts from intriguing commencement speeches.

June 20, 2014 - 11:45am

Visiting artist Jennifer Weber founded Decadancetheatre to change the image of female hip-hop dancers. They perform at Jacob’s Pillow next week.

June 19, 2014 - 8:30am

A photo gallery of memorable 2014 graduation images from women’s colleges included one of an MHC senior in heart-shaped sunglasses.

June 13, 2014 - 8:30am

The Association of American Colleges and Universities featured The Lynk’s comprehensive approach to curriculum to career integration.

June 12, 2014 - 4:30pm

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