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politics professor Chris Pyle

Video: President Pasquerella talks with politics professor Chris Pyle and ACLU director Bill Newman in part 2 of this Amherst Media program.

May 22, 2014 - 8:15pm
Professor Karen Remmler

Professor Karen Remmler, whose research concerns appropriate ways to memorialize tragic events, talks on NPR about the new 9/11 Memorial Museum.

May 21, 2014 - 4:30pm
Nancy Apple, director of environmental health, safety, and sustainability

Nancy Apple, director of environmental health, safety, and sustainability, talks to the Greenfield Recorder about the College’s sustainability efforts.

May 21, 2014 - 4:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

On The Bill Newman Show, Lynn Pasquerella talked about what helps students succeed in and complete their college educations.

May 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics

An op-ed by Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics, argues that global climate change threatens our democracy as well as our coastlines.

May 21, 2014 - 8:45am
Audrey St. John, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The NerdScholar website included the MHC computer scientist among its 40 professors under 40 who cultivate passion in their students.

May 19, 2014 - 2:45pm
Ellen Wade ’70

A front-page Boston Globe story looked back a decade to when same-sex marriage became legal. Ellen Wade ’70 helped make history that day.

May 19, 2014 - 8:30am
Cally Guasti ’13

Guasti and her roommates bought a $20 couch at the Salvation Army and found $40,000 hidden inside! What they did next may surprise you.

May 15, 2014 - 2:15pm
Elaine Chao ’75

The former U.S. Secretary of Labor is bringing her considerable power to the re-election campaign of Sen. Mitch McConnell, who is Chao’s husband.

May 14, 2014 - 9:30am
Ruby Maddox

BusinessWest spotlights the Center for the Environment’s assistant director’s efforts to put the environment “at the heart of every student’s experience.”

May 13, 2014 - 9:30am
President Lynn Pasquerella

The Beetle Press’s blog chronicles Lynn Pasquerella’s missions from increasing MHC’s visibility to teaching courses to championing college access for all.

May 12, 2014 - 4:15pm
Mount Holyoke's founder, Mary Lyon, in 1845

A Huffington Post article lauds women—including Mary Lyon—who fought for women’s education at a time then only 40% of white women were literate.

May 6, 2014 - 2:15pm
Huffington Post logo

Law clerk Moriah Silver ’09 writes about ““The Not So Shocking News About Campus Sexual Assault” in the Huffington Post’s college blog.

May 6, 2014 - 8:45am
Christopher Benfey, professor of English

Chris Benfey writes in the N.Y. Review of Books that pain and parentheses go together for writers (Nabokov, Emerson, Salinger, Wittgenstein …) 

May 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
Meghan Godorov

Meghan Godorov’s tips for preparing for and doing a great phone interview were included in NerdScholar’s latest guide for job seekers.

May 2, 2014 - 8:30am
Zanna McKay ’13

Zanna McKay ’13 reports on Public Radio International about Clementino, an Italian rapper whose songs speak to Italy’s unemployed youth.

May 1, 2014 - 4:30pm

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