MHC Newsmakers

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Marcella Runell Hall

Marcella Runell Hall, new dean of students; and Liz Lierman, new CDC director; were profiled in a Springfield Republican “People in Business” article.

March 25, 2014 - 9:30am
Corinne Demas, professor of English

The Greenfield Recorder and the Springfield Republican both reviewed Corinne Demas’s new young-adult novel “Returning to Shore.” 

March 24, 2014 - 1:45pm
Jasmin Locke ’14

The MHC women who developed change-the-world projects at a Clinton Initiative conference were noted in a Springfield Republican article.

March 24, 2014 - 1:15pm
Mary D. Watkins, composer of "Dark River"

Dark River: The Fannie Lou Hamer Story offers an operatic treatment of dramatic events in the life of a 1960s civil rights activist.

March 20, 2014 - 10:15am
Naomi Rose ’84

In a Huffington Post article, Naomi Rose ’84 tells would-be marine biologists that overspecializing as an undergrad limits career options later.

March 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
Becky Wai-Ling Packard

Quoted in Community College Campus News, Becky Packard gives advice to help students make a smooth transition to four-year institutions.

March 19, 2014 - 10:45am
Professor of Russian Studies Stephen Jones

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Stephen Jones explains the current crisis in the Ukraine, and gives background about how the situation evolved.

March 18, 2014 - 9:30am
Kristine Rose FP’14

Kristine Rose FP’14 talks in the New York Times about coming to MHC to “create more life chances” for herself.

March 18, 2014 - 8:30am
"New World Map" detail

The Boston Globe called this Art Museum exhibition of work by the “superstar artist” El Anatsui a “spectacle of an installation.” It runs through June 8.

March 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
Corinne Demas, professor of English

Podcast: Professor of English Corinne Demas spoke with WHMP radio’s Bill Newman about her coming-of-age novel, Returning to Shore.

March 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
Adrienne Wallace ’07

Wallace is profiled in Urban Cusp magazine as cofounder (with Hannah Groce ’08) of Hip Hop Education, which aims to empower students of color.

March 15, 2014 - 8:15pm
David Hernández

President Pasquerella interviews David Hernández for Amherst Media about ethical and social issues surrounding detention of undocumented immigrants.

March 15, 2014 - 4:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

On the March 14 Bill Newman Show, President Pasquerella talks about the prison-industrial complex, bad collegiate behavior, and SAT revisions.

March 14, 2014 - 5:45pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

The Springfield Republican covers President Pasquerella’s varied “missions of engagement” on campus, in the community, and in the media.

March 14, 2014 - 5:00pm
Christopher Benfey, professor of English

This wall is a work of art, says the Harvard Gazette, reporting on a talk by English professor Chris Benfey about a moving masonry structure by Josef Albers.

March 14, 2014 - 10:45am
Douglas Amy, professor of politics

Politics Professor Douglas Amy writes in the Advocate that increasing equal opportunity alone won’t solve the poverty problem. 

March 14, 2014 - 8:15am

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