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Professor of biological sciences Craig Woodard and his students talked with ABC 40 about MHC's $1.5 million grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

May 2, 2008 - 11:45am
ABC 40 covered a student-organized faculty spelling bee held Saturday night to bring a library to the Westfield Youth Detention Center. View the video.
April 29, 2008 - 3:54pm

Writing in the Chicago Tribune, film studies profressor Robin Blaetz critiques The Star Machine, a new study of Hollywood's Golden Age.

April 22, 2008 - 10:00am
Author Michael Kammen reviews English prof Chris Benfey's new book, A Summer of Hummingbirds, in the April 20 issue of the Boston Globe.
April 22, 2008 - 10:05am

A controversial installation by studio art major Martha Martinez FP '09 has attracted attention from abc40, CBS 3 Springfield, and The Valley Advocate.

April 16, 2008 - 4:30pm

MHC prof John O. Fox tells the Daily Hampshire Gazette paying taxes on April 15 "ranks right up there on the scale of patriotic acts with voting in a presidential election."

April 16, 2008 - 4:15pm
The Daily Hampshire Gazette checked in on the progress of the Mount Holyoke's new, green dorm, which will be ready for students in the fall.
April 16, 2008 - 12:06pm
Hear and see professor of theatre arts Vanessa James read from her book Shakespeare's Genealogies on a Library of Congress Web cast.
April 14, 2008 - 3:37pm
Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe populate English prof Chris Benfey's new book about the summer of 1882.
April 14, 2008 - 3:35pm

MHC's vice president for enrollment and college relations and Erin Wetherell '08 were interviewed by abc40 regarding a recent survey commissioned by The Women's College Coalition.

April 11, 2008 - 9:45am has named trustee and Bank of America COO and CTO Barbara Desoer '74 to its100 Most Influential People in ITT.
April 7, 2008 - 4:47pm
Speaking at an ACLU forum on military interrogation, civil liberties advocate and politics professor Chris Pyle urged political dissent.
April 7, 2008 - 11:52am
Sehba Sarwar '86, founding director of Voices Breaking Boundaries, an arts organization, writes about returning home in the March 30 New York Times Magazine.
April 4, 2008 - 2:18pm
The work of visiting assistant professor of environmental studies Giovanna Di Chiro and her students in Holyoke is featured in an April 1 article in the Springfield Republican.
April 2, 2008 - 4:21pm
MHC professor of geology Mark McMenamin was a featured guest on Connecticut NPR's Where We Live program in a segment titled "From Embryo to Earth" on April 2.
April 2, 2008 - 4:18pm
The March 26 Springfield Republican reports on MHC sophomore Abby Goldman's work with pupils at South Hadley's Mosier Elementary School.
March 31, 2008 - 11:38am