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The Spanish press mentioned comments by MHC economist Eva Paus in an article on “The BRIC Countries and the New World Order.” (Article in Spanish.)

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm

The New Haven Independent’s story on the complexities of immigrant detention and deportation quoted MHC Professor David Hernández.

August 7, 2014 - 4:15pm

The Hampshire Gazette covered MHC’s Developing Mathematical Ideas institutes,  whose classes mix in-person and online graduate-level learners.


August 4, 2014 - 12:00pm

On MSNBC’s The Last Word, Lawrence O’Donnell argues that she has earned a place on our coins and bills. His spot includes audio and video of Perkins.

August 1, 2014 - 1:15pm

A leukemia diagnosis changed FP senior Camille Theriaque’s life. Leaving a 20-year firefighting career, she’s preparing to help others in a different way.

August 1, 2014 - 12:30pm

Environmental studies chair Lauret Savoy talks movingly about the braided strands of natural history and human history—including the role of race.

August 1, 2014 - 8:45am

Investment banking powerhouse Barbara Byrne ’76 launched a new index of companies with at least 25% female leaders, reports Politico.

July 31, 2014 - 11:30am

In its latest newsletter (see p. 9), the Henry Luce Foundation shows how Professor Audrey St. John has helped double interest in computer science.

July 30, 2014 - 4:15pm

On Difficult Dialogues, President Pasquerella and MHC director of math leadership programs Michael Flynn discuss what the common core is, and isn’t.

July 29, 2014 - 3:30pm

The finance site CardHub tapped MHC career development staffer Meghan Godorov for expert advice to students on leveraging summer break.

July 25, 2014 - 1:30pm

Julisa Campbell’s internship at Château de Chantilly was featured in a Huffington Post article on women gaining valuable career experience this summer.

July 25, 2014 - 8:15am

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

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

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