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President Lynn Pasquerella discusses her work this summer with the ACESS organization in Kenya in the September 8 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
September 8, 2010 - 10:38am
In her latest commentary on WAMC's Health Show, Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella talks about the challenges of dealing with AIDS in Africa.
September 3, 2010 - 4:11pm
Emily McGranachan '12 is featured in the September 6 issue of People magazine talking about the movie The Kids Are All Right and has written a personal essay for Lez Get Real.
September 2, 2010 - 2:50pm
Professor of English Christopher Benfey deciphers Dickinson's poetic puzzles on WAMC's The Academic Minute-- hosted by MHC President Lynn Pasquerella.
September 1, 2010 - 4:48pm
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