MHC Newsmakers

Dean of faculty Donal O'Shea writes in the March 12 issue of Forbes on the challenges facing math education in the United States and suggests a way forward.

February 26, 2007 - 16:30

History professor Joseph Ellis talked to the Republican on President's Day about a recent study addressing how much college students know about U.S. presidents.

February 19, 2007 - 16:30

Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey has recently had pieces in the New Republic, the New York Review of Books, and Times Literary Supplement.

February 13, 2007 - 10:15

On February 14, PBS' NewsHour with Jim Lehrer featured Mount Holyoke's Mary Jo Salter and Brad Leithauser writing poetry on the Web site

February 12, 2007 - 17:15
WGBY Logo Assistant professor of philosophy James Harold was a guest on WGBY's Watercooler show addressing the moral and ethical challenges facing modern medicine.
February 9, 2007 - 14:02
Chris Benefy Christopher Benfey, Mellon Professor of English and art writer for Slate, reviews the National Gallery of Art's Jasper Johns: An Allegory of Painting,1955-1965 exhibition.
February 9, 2007 - 11:37
Frances Perkins Scholar Eleanore Velez '07, wife, student, mother, and Mexican immigrant spoke on WAMC's morning talk show, The Roundtable, January 25.
January 25, 2007 - 13:07
Joe Ellis Presidential historian Joseph Ellis examined President Bush's January 10 speech in light of past presidential speeches in a Hartford Courant news analysis.
January 11, 2007 - 15:26
Sean Decatur A January 11 article in Diverse Issues in Higher Education highlights the research, leadership, and course innovation of chemistry professor Sean Decatur.
January 11, 2007 - 11:28
Barbara Cassani '82 Barbara Cassani '82 received an honorary royal award January 10 for her role in bringing the 2012 Olympic Games to London, according to the International Herald Tribune.
January 11, 2007 - 11:08
Wendy Wasserstein The December 31 New York Times Magazine paid tribute to playwright Wendy Wasserstein '71 with a video presentation and a remembrance by Frank Rich.
January 2, 2007 - 10:43
Chelsea Fernandes The Daily Hampshire Gazette celebrates Chelsea Fernandes, daughter of two Mount Holyoke community members, for her work with the Children Against Mines Program.
December 22, 2006 - 11:27
abc40 Students in Giovanna Di Chiro's environmental studies seminar made a presentation at a Nuestras Raíces community meeting in Holyoke on regional environmental health resources.
December 19, 2006 - 10:06
Hammond Artwork

Artist Jane Hammond takes Tina Antolini on a tour of her disciplined yet wildly creative special exhibition, Paper Work. Listen to the audio clip.

December 18, 2006 - 16:00
International relations major Amberle Fant '08 was the student speaker for the American Chamber of Commerce in Denmark Thanksgiving event.
December 12, 2006 - 10:03
James Hartley Associate professor of economics James Hartley, a visiting professor at the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, recently spoke to the Economic Times.
December 1, 2006 - 11:16


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