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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
Columnist Gail Collins, this year's commencement speaker, was among those whose speeches were included in a June 21 New York Times round-up.
June 21, 2010 - 3:21pm
In the New York Times, food writer Jessica Battilana '00 writes about food-themed collaborations between chefs, brewers, butchers, and artists in San Francisco.
June 4, 2010 - 10:37am
The Montreal Gazette featured Sheila Goldbloom '47, educator, community activist, and honorary degree recipient.
June 4, 2010 - 10:13am
The Town Reminder reports on a recent visit of students from the Care Center of Holyoke to a MHC optics lab.  (Article on page 5.)
May 28, 2010 - 9:44am
WAMC reached the U.S. Brig Niagara as Professors Christopher Pyle and John Lemly and nine students revisit the War of 1812.
May 27, 2010 - 1:27pm
Five Colleges recycling manager Roger Guzowski talks about recycling the items left behind when students return home at the end of the year in the May 22 Daily Hampshire Gazette.
May 24, 2010 - 3:41pm

WWLP TV tapped Tim Farnham, Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment, for comment on the crisis in the Gulf of Mexico.

May 19, 2010 - 11:00am
In her monthly commentary for WAMC's The Health Show, President-designate Lynn Pasquerella '80 confronts issues of mothering, economics, and the law.
May 14, 2010 - 10:01am
In the May 7 Washington Post, professor Joseph Ellis cautions against using "the Immaculate Conception theory of jurisprudence" in evaluating SCOTUS nominees.
May 11, 2010 - 1:33pm
Bosnia’s elections may decide the fate of the international experiment in statebuilding, notes IR prof Jon Western in the Global Post.
May 5, 2010 - 1:35pm