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Professor Becky Wai-Ling Packard talks about supporting community college students through bridge programs in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Bulletin.

August 24, 2009 - 4:30pm
Getting Away with Torture, the latest book by politics professor Christopher Pyle, is reviewed by author Deepak Tripathi in the Aug. 15 Palestine Chronicle.
August 21, 2009 - 10:42am

Voice of America quotes Professor Stephen Jones on recent remarks by Vice President Joseph Biden that have angered Russia.

August 14, 2009 - 9:45am
ScienceNews features a report on just-released research by MHC professor Karen Hollis and colleagues on rescue behavior by desert ants.
August 12, 2009 - 1:38pm
Elizabeth C. Dobrska '11 will be given the opportunity to travel to Warsaw and learn more about her Polish heritage as Miss Polonia Massachusetts. 
August 11, 2009 - 3:23pm
MHC historian Joseph Ellis was on Talk of the Nation August 10 talking about big government, health care, and the bailout of Wall Street. 
August 10, 2009 - 4:11pm

CBL chief Alan Bloomgarden nabbed the Dissertation of the Year Award from the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement.

August 10, 2009 - 10:30am
United Press International reports on a paper coauthored by economics prof Melanie Guldi on how the price of blood tests affects marriage rates.
August 5, 2009 - 12:38pm

Mount Holyoke psychology professor Francine Deutsch is quoted in an AP story on trends in American housekeeping standards.

August 5, 2009 - 12:30pm
Christopher Pyle, Class of 1926 Professor of Politics, talked July 29 to Democracy Now about the U.S. Army infiltrating and spying on domestic activist groups.
July 31, 2009 - 1:16pm
Mount Holyoke has once again been highly rated in academics and resources by students in the Princeton Review Guide's 2010 edition of its annual guidebook, The Best 371 Colleges.
July 29, 2009 - 10:05am
In a July 27 posting on "birthers" in the Daily Beast, professor Joseph Ellis provides some historical perspective on presidential conspiracy theories dating back to Washington.
July 29, 2009 - 9:49am

Associate professor of astronomy M. Darby Dyar talks about the 40th anniversary of the U.S. lunar landing in a Living feature in the July 15 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette

July 16, 2009 - 2:45pm
Mellon professor of English Christopher Benfey reviews four new novels based on Anglo-American literature in the July 10 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
July 13, 2009 - 2:26pm
Jenna L. Doty '05 talks about becoming a civilian forensic scientist with the Worcester Police Department in a feature in the July 9 edition of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.
July 13, 2009 - 2:19pm
MHC's Izmeen Adeel (Ali) Bajwa '99 talks about turning her love of American sweets into a successful business in a recent feature in the Abu Dhabi publication The National.     
July 10, 2009 - 11:11am

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