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A front-page Boston Globe story looked back a decade to when same-sex marriage became legal. Ellen Wade ’70 helped make history that day.

May 19, 2014 - 8:30am

Guasti and her roommates bought a $20 couch at the Salvation Army and found $40,000 hidden inside! What they did next may surprise you.

May 15, 2014 - 2:15pm

The former U.S. Secretary of Labor is bringing her considerable power to the re-election campaign of Sen. Mitch McConnell, who is Chao’s husband.

May 14, 2014 - 9:30am

BusinessWest spotlights the Center for the Environment’s assistant director’s efforts to put the environment “at the heart of every student’s experience.”

May 13, 2014 - 9:30am

The Beetle Press’s blog chronicles Lynn Pasquerella’s missions from increasing MHC’s visibility to teaching courses to championing college access for all.

May 12, 2014 - 4:15pm

A Huffington Post article lauds women—including Mary Lyon—who fought for women’s education at a time then only 40% of white women were literate.

May 6, 2014 - 2:15pm

Law clerk Moriah Silver ’09 writes about ““The Not So Shocking News About Campus Sexual Assault” in the Huffington Post’s college blog.

May 6, 2014 - 8:45am

Chris Benfey writes in the N.Y. Review of Books that pain and parentheses go together for writers (Nabokov, Emerson, Salinger, Wittgenstein …) 

May 2, 2014 - 3:30pm

Meghan Godorov’s tips for preparing for and doing a great phone interview were included in NerdScholar’s latest guide for job seekers.

May 2, 2014 - 8:30am

Zanna McKay ’13 reports on Public Radio International about Clementino, an Italian rapper whose songs speak to Italy’s unemployed youth.

May 1, 2014 - 4:30pm

The Women in Public Service Project Institute, which opens at MHC May 25, will gather emerging women leaders from around the world.

May 1, 2014 - 4:00pm

Ali Safran ’14 talks on the CBS Evening News and Katie about the impact her anti-sexual-assault advocacy group has had on college campuses.

May 1, 2014 - 8:15am

Jones argues in The Conversation that Russia may glory in its victories in the short term, but “the newly acquired territories will come at a great price.”

April 30, 2014 - 8:45am

The Huffington Post shared senior Flynn Vickowski’s campaign to get more girls interested in science, technology, engineering, and math.

April 28, 2014 - 9:00pm

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine included Mount Holyoke in its top 10 “Best College Values in New England” rankings of liberal arts colleges.

April 28, 2014 - 8:45pm

A Montreal Gazette writer urges seniors to pay attention during commencement and quotes 1999 MHC graduation speaker Anna Quindlen.

April 28, 2014 - 5:15pm