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John S. Bryant, director of facilities planning and management, recommends involving town officials and neighbors early when planning campus construction in University Business.
November 18, 2008 - 9:06am

Mona Sutphen'89 has been appointed a deputy chief of staff for Barack Obama's incoming presidential administration, according to the Atlantic.

November 17, 2008 - 12:30pm

Latin American studies and history prof Lowell Gudmundson has been nominated for the position of vice president/president-elect of the Conference on Latin American History.

November 14, 2008 - 12:45pm
Clare Fox '04 credits her studies at MHC for inspiring her work with the Alliance of White Anti-Rascists Everywhere in Sandy Banks's Nov. 11 column in the Los Angeles Times.
November 13, 2008 - 8:59am

The community mourns the death of former trustee Joanne H. Alter '49, who blazed new trails for women in politics and government, according to a Chicago Tribune obituary.

November 11, 2008 - 3:00pm
Visiting lecturer Sara London reviews two books, A River of Words and My Letter to the World, in the November 9 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 11, 2008 - 9:44am
MHC profs Douglas Amy, Lena Zuckerwise, and Preston Smith were among the area academics who commented on the election in the Nov. 6 Daily Hampshire Gazette.
November 10, 2008 - 9:09am

History prof Joe Ellis discussed the 2008 U.S. election on NPR's Nov. 4 edition of On Point and the Nov. 5 edition of Talk of the Nation, and on Nov. 10 with CNN's Fareed Zakaria.

November 10, 2008 - 9:15am

New York artist Laurie Fendrich '70 writes about the presidential election in the "Brainstorm: Lives of the Mind" column in the Nov. 3 edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education.

November 5, 2008 - 10:30am
The research done by MHC student Elisabeth Malin '10 and Duke psychologist Dan Ariely was the subject of an article and blog in the November 3 New York Times.
November 4, 2008 - 4:33pm

Psychology prof Francine Deutsch comments on happiness levels in traditional and egalitarian marriages in the November 2 issue of the San Antonio Express.

November 4, 2008 - 9:30am
Professors Ellis and Pyle join with other scholars and academics in assessing the significance of this year's presidential election.
November 3, 2008 - 4:17pm
In the November 2 issue of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, VP of enrollment Jane B. Brown comments on the use of SAT results to predict a student's college success.
November 3, 2008 - 4:16pm
MHC author and Emily Dickinson scholar Martha Ackmann tells the Boston Globe she supports axing 200 hemlocks at the poet's former Amherst home.
October 30, 2008 - 10:19am
Alumna McMenamin and colleagues at Stanford have studied the effects of climate change on Yellowstone amphibians, the BBC reports.
October 30, 2008 - 10:18am
Visiting professor of economics Shahrukh Rafi Khan discusses the economic situation in Pakistan in an op-ed in the October 22 issue of that country's International News.
October 23, 2008 - 2:41pm

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