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The Mount Holyoke College Art Museum exhibition, Lisette Model and Her Successors, is reviewed in the September 12 issue of the Boston Globe.
September 14, 2009 - 2:39pm
Associate biology professor Gary Gillis comments to DiscoveryNews on a new study on why severed gecko tails wriggle long after the gecko is gone.
September 14, 2009 - 2:22pm
Mount Holyoke professor Susan Barry's book, Fixing My Gaze, is reviewed by James Heflin in the September 10 issue of the Valley Advocate.
September 11, 2009 - 1:10pm
Red was the color of the day as Mount Holyoke President Joanne V. Creighton and the proud--and loud--class of 2010 started their last year.
September 9, 2009 - 2:11pm
The Boston Globe includes the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum in its September 4 listing of the ten best college art museums in New England.
September 8, 2009 - 2:16pm
Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, psychology professor Gail A. Hornstein advises her academic colleagues to prune their prose.
September 8, 2009 - 2:15pm
Professor Stephen Jones told the Georgian Daily Independent Voice Mikheil Saakashvili's decision to attack South Ossetia's capital, Tskhinvali, was a colossal mistake.
September 4, 2009 - 2:58pm
In a national survey measuring social outcomes, Mount Holyoke is ranked second among the country's liberal arts colleges by the Washington Monthly.
September 2, 2009 - 11:35am
Bosnia is on the brink of renewed violence, international relations prof Jon Western and colleague Patrice McMahon told NPR Sunday.
August 31, 2009 - 9:36am
Speaking in an August 26 article on, psychology professor Francine M. Deutsch says unequal earning and having young children exacerbates domestic inequality. 
August 27, 2009 - 2:28pm
New York Times reviewer Laurie Winer calls English prof Valerie Martin's new book The Confessions of Edward Day "one of the best novels I've ever read about the actor’s psyche."
August 26, 2009 - 12:13pm

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