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Boston magazine has named Childrens' Hospital pediatrician Mount Holyoke alumna Margaret Manion '83 one of its top doctors for 2009.

December 3, 2009 - 11:30am
Jane B. Brown and Donna Van Handle comment on the increase in international students attending American colleges for the Chronicle of Higher Education.
November 20, 2009 - 11:40am
In a feature in the November 17 Boston Globe, Else Eaton '01 talks about channeling her artistic creativity as project manager for Outside the Lines.
November 18, 2009 - 1:56pm
MHC's professor of psychology and education Patricia Ramsey comments on the nature of friendships among preschoolers for Parenting.com.
November 17, 2009 - 5:23pm
Kristen Schafenacker '05 is featured in the November 16 New York Times column Entry Level, where she talks about farming in Brooklyn.
November 17, 2009 - 3:58pm
Ten9Eight: Shoot for the Moon, a new film by Mary Mazzio '83, opened in limited release Friday, November 13, and was reviewed the same day by the New York Times.
November 16, 2009 - 2:39pm

Natural History magazine continues extensive media interest in psych prof Karen Hollis's research with colleagues on why ants rescue their nestmates.

November 16, 2009 - 9:45am
MHC's efforts to enroll high-achieving community college students from institutions like Holyoke Community College are highlighted by Inside Higher Education.
November 13, 2009 - 10:29am
In a November 11 issue of the Washington Times, writer Patrick Tracey discusses psychology professor Gail Hornstein's most recent book, Agnes's Jacket.
November 13, 2009 - 10:11am

In a Discovery Channel documentary, Mount Holyoke historian Daniel Czitrom tackles rumors that the nefarious Jack the Ripper crossed the Atlantic.

November 11, 2009 - 12:15pm
The Los Angeles Times reviews professor Constantine Pleshakov's new book, There Is No Freedom Without Bread!: 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 9, 2009 - 12:09pm
In the New York Times blog The Choice, prospective college student Hannah Smith writes about why she wants to go to a women's college and is considering Mount Holyoke.
November 6, 2009 - 1:53pm
Holyoke city councilor and alumna Elaine Pluta FP'96 became the first woman to be elected mayor of Holyoke in elections held yesterday. She'll assume office in January.
November 4, 2009 - 12:22pm
Professor Constantine Pleshakov wins praise in the Washington Post for his book There Is No Freedom Without Bread! 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 3, 2009 - 1:17pm
As reported on the Huffington Post, visiting professor John O. Fox was among the speakers at a Seven Sisters Alumnae Seminar on fighting poverty in the U.S.
October 30, 2009 - 12:33pm

Assistant professor of politics Elizabeth Markovits spoke about the use of truth and irony in political discourse in the October 17 issue of the Christian Science Monitor.

October 21, 2009 - 1:00pm

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