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A July 4 Harford Courant feature focuses on recent graduate Jo Jensen and her work on the campaign trail leading Students for Saving Social Security.
July 5, 2007 - 12:19pm

Marjory Wentworth '80, poet laureate of South Carolina, was a guest on NPR's sports magazine program to talk about a recent gathering of poets laureate focusing on sports poetry.

July 5, 2007 - 12:15pm
Dean of Faculty Donal O'Shea--author of a recent study of one of the most perplexing problems in mathematics--talks about his reading habits in an online interview.
June 28, 2007 - 3:13pm
According to The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, Mount Holyoke has the highest percentage of black faculty of any of the 100 college and universities they surveyed.
June 28, 2007 - 3:12pm
Incoming first-year Vera Fomenkov of Owings Mills, Maryland, has two charcoal works on view at the Smithsonian as part of the Presidential Scholars in the Arts program.
June 20, 2007 - 10:47am
Professor of French Samba Gadjigo spoke to NPR's All Things Considered June 11 about the death of author and director Ousmane Sembene.
June 13, 2007 - 10:21am
Asheley Ireland '08, who overcame two injuries to help Mount Holyoke place second at the national dressage championships, was featured in the Portland Press Herald.
June 12, 2007 - 1:09pm
Assistant professor of religion Michael Penn, who won a Guggenheim for his research on early Christian-Muslim relations, was interviewed for the Globe's Spiritual Life column.
June 12, 2007 - 1:07pm
A June 2 VOA segment aimed at teaching English and U.S. history featured the life story of Mount Holyoke's founder Mary Lyon and her role in the history of women's education.
June 4, 2007 - 3:05pm
Professor of geology Mark McMenamin is seeking evidence of mysterious life forms from nearly 600 million years ago in rocks in Hingham, Massachusetts.
June 4, 2007 - 11:34am
A Boston Globe story details how MHC students are studying with prisoners in a groundbreaking effort involving inmates and Five College students.
May 17, 2007 - 11:47am

Martha Ackmann talked to the CBS Evening News about the women secretly trained as astronauts who were honored last weekend by the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.

May 15, 2007 - 12:45pm

Sheryl McCarthy '69 wrote in USA Today about the Mercury 13, honorees at U Wisconsin-Oshkosh's commencement, at which MHC's Martha Ackmann is the keynote speaker.

May 10, 2007 - 4:00pm
The April issue of University Business magazine details why MHC and other liberal arts schools succeed in training scientists better than large universities.
April 30, 2007 - 11:46am
Professor Joshua Roth and his students are featured in an article in the Republican about the oral history project they are conducting with South Hadley residents.
April 26, 2007 - 3:28pm
Professors Vinnie Ferraro and Dan Czitrom appeared on recent episodes of WGBY's Watercooler show to discuss the war in Iraq and 9/11. Watch the videos.
April 24, 2007 - 11:27am