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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

Lindsay Ordower '08, Teach for America high school science teacher in New Orleans, was featured on the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.

July 9, 2009 - 1:30pm

Biology professor Susan Barry is interviewed in the July 7 issue of the Hartford Courant on the long underestimated potential for retraining the adult brain. 

July 8, 2009 - 11:45am
A June 14 New York Times roundup of excerpts from notable commencement addresses includes President McAleese's MHC speech.     
June 15, 2009 - 11:53am
Recent honorary degree recipient and alumna Clare Waterman '89 was noted in a New York Times piece on studying how cells move.
June 11, 2009 - 9:10am
A letter to the editor on universal health coverage, written by MHC's visiting associate professor of complex organizations John O. Fox, is published in the June 8 New York Times.
June 11, 2009 - 9:06am