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Cathleen Pruden ’16

Swimming standout Cathleen Pruden ’16 is only the seventh MHC student ever to win the prestigious national honor, and our first in a decade.

June 3, 2014 - 1:00pm
Artist Margaret Jean (Margaret Taylor ’57). Photo by Carol Lollis

The Hampshire Gazette profiled artist Margaret Jean (Margaret Taylor ’57), whose landscapes of the Southwestern U.S. are on display in Amherst.

June 2, 2014 - 8:45am
Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics

Professor Elizabeth Markovits analyzes the relationship between women’s equality and their responsibility for carework.

May 29, 2014 - 4:45pm
Charlotte Kugler ’14

Charlotte Kugler ’14 and her mother, Lori Day. The two cowrote Her Next Chapter, about how mother-daughter book clubs can help girls forge strong identities.

May 29, 2014 - 2:30pm
Deborah Bial

MHC’s commencement speech, in which Deborah Bial admits that her generation has failed today’s youth, drew coverage in the Washington Post.

May 29, 2014 - 9:00am
Violet Kupersmith ’11. Photo by Sarah Penniman

The Times reviewer praises The Frangipani Hotel by Violet Kupersmith ’11, saying her short-stories demonstrate “a subtlety of purpose that belies her youth.”

May 28, 2014 - 8:15am
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Lynn Pasquerella was interviewed about the selling points of, and challenges facing, women’s colleges in “Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.”

May 27, 2014 - 4:30pm
MHC student speaks about the Women in Public Service Project.

Channel 22’s cameras captured the opening ceremonies of the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) Institute held at MHC on Memorial Day.

May 27, 2014 - 4:15pm
politics professor Chris Pyle

Video: President Pasquerella talks with politics professor Chris Pyle and ACLU director Bill Newman in part 2 of this Amherst Media program.

May 22, 2014 - 8:15pm
Professor Karen Remmler

Professor Karen Remmler, whose research concerns appropriate ways to memorialize tragic events, talks on NPR about the new 9/11 Memorial Museum.

May 21, 2014 - 4:30pm
Nancy Apple, director of environmental health, safety, and sustainability

Nancy Apple, director of environmental health, safety, and sustainability, talks to the Greenfield Recorder about the College’s sustainability efforts.

May 21, 2014 - 4:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

On The Bill Newman Show, Lynn Pasquerella talked about what helps students succeed in and complete their college educations.

May 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics

An op-ed by Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics, argues that global climate change threatens our democracy as well as our coastlines.

May 21, 2014 - 8:45am
Audrey St. John, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The NerdScholar website included the MHC computer scientist among its 40 professors under 40 who cultivate passion in their students.

May 19, 2014 - 2:45pm
Ellen Wade ’70

A front-page Boston Globe story looked back a decade to when same-sex marriage became legal. Ellen Wade ’70 helped make history that day.

May 19, 2014 - 8:30am
Cally Guasti ’13

Guasti and her roommates bought a $20 couch at the Salvation Army and found $40,000 hidden inside! What they did next may surprise you.

May 15, 2014 - 2:15pm

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