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In the New York Review of Books, Joyce Carol Oates considers Professor Chris Benfey's "engagingly impressionistic" study of Emily Dickinson and her circle.
September 8, 2008 - 12:20pm

Labor Secretary Elaine Chao '75 will head the U.S. delegation attending the closing ceremony of the 2008 Olympics on Sunday, August 24.

August 21, 2008 - 10:45am

Linda Craib FP '02 continues to blog about her experience at Yale's School of Management Health Care Executive MBA program for BusinessWeek online.

August 18, 2008 - 10:15am

Gail Holt, senior associate director of student financial services, talked financial aid on the Diane Rehm Show. (Interview starts at approximately minute 22.)

August 14, 2008 - 1:45pm

Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies Stephen Jones has been sought out by the media for comment on the current situation in Georgia.

August 13, 2008 - 3:45pm
Professor of economics Fred Moseley wrote an article on "How to Stop Foreclosures" for the July 8, 2008, edition of the economic justice magazine Dollars & Sense.
August 5, 2008 - 10:40am
Christopher Benfey penned a review of Steven Heller's Iron Fists: Branding the 20th-Century Totalitarian State in the August 3 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
August 5, 2008 - 10:32am
After being listed among the nation's top undergraduate colleges in The Princeton Review Guide: The Best 368 Colleges, Mount Holyoke was featured in both local and national TV reports.
July 30, 2008 - 2:46pm
Listen to professor of geology and environmental studies Lauret Savoy discuss "The Future of Environmental Essay" in a podcast in the latest issue of
July 21, 2008 - 1:49pm
Linda Delone Best, the collections manager for MHC's Art Museum and Skinner Museum, discusses gifts of the artist's works from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.
June 30, 2008 - 3:16pm
MHC history professor Joseph Ellis, author of His Excellency: George Washington, discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the first president in a June 27 article.
June 30, 2008 - 3:00pm

Prof Fran Deutsch, author of Halving It All: How Equally Shared Parenting Works, has aired her views in a number of media outlets.

June 27, 2008 - 3:45pm

An extensive All Things Considered segment on June 30 is the latest coverage of history prof Daniel Czitrom's new book on muckraking journalist and photographer Jacob Riis.

June 24, 2008 - 11:15am

English professor Christopher Benfey's new look at late 19th-century American artists and writers has gained widespread notice.

June 23, 2008 - 11:30am

Associate professor of history Holly E. Hanson commented on BeadforLife, an anti-poverty project employing 300 Ugandan women, in an article on

June 18, 2008 - 2:00pm
The research Nicole Gilbert Cole '99 conducted while pursuing a master's degree at Mount Holyoke was featured June 15 in the New York Times and the San Diego Union-Tribune.
June 17, 2008 - 4:23pm