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AJC Logo MHC President Joanne Creighton has joined U.S. academic leaders to denounce a decision by British academics to boycott Israeli educational institutions.
August 8, 2007 - 11:23am
Vice president for enrollment Jane Brown is quoted in an article in the New York Times' Education Life supplement on whether to submit SAT scores when they're optional.
July 30, 2007 - 3:32pm
MHC's "Evolution of Authority" T-shirt was featured along with several other popular college slogans in the New York Times' Education Life supplement. View the slide show.
July 30, 2007 - 3:30pm
A short YouTube video produced by Jo Jensen '07 for Students for Saving Social Security is featured on The ostrich in the middle is Karen Lee '08.
July 20, 2007 - 11:19am
Associate professor Thomas Millete spoke to WAMC recently about his new airborne imagery system and efforts with the Nature Conservancy to save local forests.
July 17, 2007 - 1:22pm

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 - 12:15pm

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 - 1:15pm
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 - 3:00pm
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