MHC Newsmakers

Bonnie Yochelson and MHC history prof Daniel Czitrom's new book on muckraking journalist and photographer Jacob Riis was reviewed in the May 25 Sunday Book Review.
May 28, 2008 - 10:42
MHC psychology profs have joined other academics in opposing the American Psychological Association's stance on torture.
May 23, 2008 - 10:55
Martha Martinez FP '09 discussed her recent art project, "The Panopticon: A Facebook Installation," in an article in the May 9 New Haven Register .
May 15, 2008 - 15:44

In a May 11 Associated Press story that ran internationally, Ariel Garfinkel '10 criticized Hillary Clinton's "old-style politics" and praised Barack Obama as "the true feminist."

May 15, 2008 - 15:30
In the May 11 Media Watch, prof Sandra Postel's predictions on water use in 2058 are cited in a summary of Mike Wallace's new book, The Way We Will Be 50 Years from Today.
May 15, 2008 - 14:44
Becky Wai-Ling Packard discusses the value of online educational opportunities for single mothers in the May 9 edition of the Christian Science Monitor.
May 15, 2008 - 14:39
Sandra Postel, the Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment, spoke with ABC 40 about being named one of the world's "greatest minds."
May 2, 2008 - 11:51

Professor of biological sciences Craig Woodard and his students talked with ABC 40 about MHC's $1.5 million grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

May 2, 2008 - 11:45
ABC 40 covered a student-organized faculty spelling bee held Saturday night to bring a library to the Westfield Youth Detention Center. View the video.
April 29, 2008 - 15:54
Writing in the Chicago Tribune, film studies profressor Robin Blaetz critiques The Star Machine, a new study of Hollywood's Golden Age.
April 22, 2008 - 10:06
Author Michael Kammen reviews English prof Chris Benfey's new book, A Summer of Hummingbirds, in the April 20 issue of the Boston Globe.
April 22, 2008 - 10:05

A controversial installation by studio art major Martha Martinez FP '09 has attracted attention from abc40, CBS 3 Springfield, and The Valley Advocate.

April 16, 2008 - 16:30

MHC prof John O. Fox tells the Daily Hampshire Gazette paying taxes on April 15 "ranks right up there on the scale of patriotic acts with voting in a presidential election."

April 16, 2008 - 16:15
The Daily Hampshire Gazette checked in on the progress of the Mount Holyoke's new, green dorm, which will be ready for students in the fall.
April 16, 2008 - 12:06
Hear and see professor of theatre arts Vanessa James read from her book Shakespeare's Genealogies on a Library of Congress Web cast.
April 14, 2008 - 15:37
Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe populate English prof Chris Benfey's new book about the summer of 1882.
April 14, 2008 - 15:35


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