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Latin American studies prof Lowell Gudmundson penned a featured review of a new book on race mixture and Central American nations in the 20th century.
November 15, 2007 - 3:22pm

French professor Catherine LeGouis's letter in response to a story about recent fires in Russia was published November 15 in the New York Times online.

November 15, 2007 - 3:15pm
An AP report about the teaching of Arabic, Chinese, and other languages on American campuses hit papers around the world, including China's People's Daily Online.
November 15, 2007 - 3:04pm

"Letter of Recommendation," a poem by English prof Robert Shaw from his collection Solving for X, was featured by Garrison Keillor on his radio show November 15.

November 15, 2007 - 11:15am
The New York Times Sunday Book Review assesses history professor Joe Ellis's new book, American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic.
November 12, 2007 - 10:38am
Senior swimmer Grace Bauer is featured in the Western Massachusetts Sports Journal. Entering her final season, Bauer owns an astonishing nine school records.
November 8, 2007 - 2:57pm

The Daily Hampshire Gazette praises MHC politics prof Doug Amy for his work promoting the virtues of government though his Web site.

November 8, 2007 - 2:45pm

Michelle Cruz FP '98, who currently practices law in Hartford, was named by Gov. M. Jodi Rell to become the chief ombudsman for crime victims.

November 8, 2007 - 11:45am
Linda Craib FP '02 writes about her educational journey to the Yale School of Management Health Care Executive MBA program in BusinessWeek online.
November 7, 2007 - 10:24am
NPR's Talk of the Nation hosted Professor Joseph Ellis discussing American Creation, his new look at the myths and realities of the nation's founding.
November 7, 2007 - 10:20am

Author Jonathan Kozol, the second speaker in the Weissman Center's Bearing Witness series, lambasted the No Child Left Behind program for devastating the public education system.

November 6, 2007 - 11:15am

The New York Times editorial board blog hails politics prof Doug Amy's new Web site devoted to the virtues of government.

October 25, 2007 - 11:00am

Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey reviewed a newly discovered novella by Irène Némirovsky, author of Suite Française, in the Sunday Book Review.

October 22, 2007 - 2:30pm

Visiting professor of astronomy Tom Burbine goes celestial with naming opportunities as he leads efforts to christen an asteroid for Star Trek's George Takei.

October 3, 2007 - 2:30pm

Slate arts reviewer and Mellon Professor of English Chris Benfey weighs in on a messy legal battle between an installation artist and Mass MOCA.

September 27, 2007 - 3:15pm
An exhibition at the Art Museum, featuring poems and illustrations for the new book by MHC's Brad Leithauser and his brother Mark, is highlighted by the Post.
September 27, 2007 - 11:36am