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From China Daily: Zhao Aibo '13 and Guo Fangliang '14 talk about their decision to come to the United States to attend Mount Holyoke rather than study at a Chinese university.
August 27, 2010 - 12:22pm
As flooding in Pakistan spreads, Mount Holyoke's Kavita Khory tells the Daily Hampshire Gazette that the disaster's long-term consequences pose an even greater threat.
August 23, 2010 - 2:57pm

In feature article, South Hadley's Town Reminder retraces Lynn Pasquerella's journey from MHC transfer student to becoming the College's president.

August 20, 2010 - 2:45pm
Martha Ackmann talks to WFCR about her book, Curveball, which recounts the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play baseball in the Negro Leagues.
August 18, 2010 - 10:10pm

From CBS 3: Charli Lightly '08 is among the California volunteers rebuilding the church destroyed by arson on the same night President Obama was elected.

August 17, 2010 - 11:30am

The MHC neuroscientist will talk about how she came to see the world in three dimensions. It's a story she shares in her book, Fixing My Gaze.

August 12, 2010 - 2:45pm
Rodale Institute researcher Alison Grantham '08 is featured in a Huffington Post column on living, and eating, organic.
August 12, 2010 - 12:33pm
The artist Jepchumba (Elizabeth Cheluget '07) is featured in an August 4 Huffington Post interview about her digital African art.
August 5, 2010 - 12:58pm
In an August 3 article from, professor Kavita Khory comments on the political and humanitarian fallout of Pakistan's tragic flooding.
August 4, 2010 - 2:51pm
MHC politics professor Christopher Pyle discussed the recent Wikileaks disclosures on U.S. military operations in Afghanistan in the August 2 issue of the Belfast Telegraph.
August 2, 2010 - 2:31pm
MHC's biology professor Gary Gillis comments on new research on amphibian landings in the July 23 edition of Science News.
July 26, 2010 - 3:32pm
Mount Holyoke professor Becky Packard discusses the importance of mentoring students in the July 22 edition of WAMC Radio's Academic Minute.
July 22, 2010 - 11:44am

The new book Curveball, written by MHC's Martha Ackmann, has garnered interest locally, regionally, and nationally, from NPR and ESPN to the Red Sox Radio Network.

July 7, 2010 - 4:45pm
Inside Higher Ed focuses on an essay by incoming student Tam Nguyen on the legacy of the Vietnam war and meeting author Tim O'Brien.
June 25, 2010 - 11:06am
Mount Holyoke News editor Marianna Nash '11, now an intern for CNN, writes about the volunteers responding to the Gulf oil spill for
June 24, 2010 - 2:21pm
In the June 20 GlobalPost, student correspondent and blog editor Emily Chow '12 writes about multiculturalism and unrest in Malaysia.
June 23, 2010 - 11:24am