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Writing in the New York Review of Books, Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey surveyed three works on the life of artist Thomas Eakins.

March 14, 2007 - 3:45pm

Emily Dickinson Senior Lecturer Brad Leithauser's new poetry collection, Curves and Angles, was reviewed in the New York Times Book Review Sunday, March 11.

March 14, 2007 - 3:30pm
Martha Ackmann

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette featured gender studies lecturer Martha Ackmann, who gave a talk about her book on a group of secretly trained female astronauts.

March 14, 2007 - 11:15am

In the Wall Street Journal's "Work & Family Mailbox" section, professor Fran Deutsch helps answer a reader's question about the rights of a household's primary breadwinner.

March 1, 2007 - 4:00pm
SAT As part of a series on the college admissions frenzy, NPR looks at the move by some schools, including MHC, to make the standardized test optional, and what it means for students.
February 27, 2007 - 10:24am
In an editorial in the Chronicle for Higher Education, Rosemary Salomone, a St. John's law professor, argues that women's colleges are still relevant in today's world.
February 27, 2007 - 10:20am

Dean of faculty Donal O'Shea writes in the March 12 issue of Forbes on the challenges facing math education in the United States and suggests a way forward.

February 26, 2007 - 4:30pm

History professor Joseph Ellis talked to the Republican on President's Day about a recent study addressing how much college students know about U.S. presidents.

February 19, 2007 - 4:30pm

Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey has recently had pieces in the New Republic, the New York Review of Books, and Times Literary Supplement.

February 13, 2007 - 10:15am

On February 14, PBS' NewsHour with Jim Lehrer featured Mount Holyoke's Mary Jo Salter and Brad Leithauser writing poetry on the Web site QuickMuse.com.

February 12, 2007 - 5:15pm
WGBY Logo Assistant professor of philosophy James Harold was a guest on WGBY's Watercooler show addressing the moral and ethical challenges facing modern medicine.
February 9, 2007 - 2:02pm
Chris Benefy Christopher Benfey, Mellon Professor of English and art writer for Slate, reviews the National Gallery of Art's Jasper Johns: An Allegory of Painting,1955-1965 exhibition.
February 9, 2007 - 11:37am

Frances Perkins Scholar Eleanore Velez '07, wife, student, mother, and Mexican immigrant spoke on WAMC's morning talk show, The Roundtable, January 25.

January 25, 2007 - 1:00pm

Presidential historian Joseph Ellis examined President Bush's January 10 speech in light of past presidential speeches in a Hartford Courant news analysis.

January 11, 2007 - 3:30pm

A January 11 article in Diverse Issues in Higher Education highlights the research, leadership, and course innovation of chemistry professor Sean Decatur.

January 11, 2007 - 11:30am

Barbara Cassani '82 received an honorary royal award January 10 for her role in bringing the 2012 Olympic Games to London, according to the International Herald Tribune.

January 11, 2007 - 11:15am

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