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Tian Ng, MHC orchestra director and lecturer in music

MHC’s symphony orchestra—directed by Tian Hui Ng—won finalist honors in the competition for The American Prize in Orchestral Programming.

August 21, 2014 - 9:45am
student group discussion in a dorm living room

This fall, a group of first-years, and a group of seniors focused on leadership, will form living-learning groups within the larger College community.

August 20, 2014 - 11:15am
Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93. Photo by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

The Boston Globe magazine profiles Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93, who founded Care.com and persuaded Wall Street to bet $91 million on her idea.

August 19, 2014 - 8:30am
President Lynn Pasquerella

To support the fight against ALS, President Pasquerella accepted a challenge to have a bucket of icy water poured over her head on a not-so-hot day.

August 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
Andrew Reiter, assistant professor of politics

In a U.S. News op-ed, MHC Assistant Professor of Politics Andrew Reiter writes that having Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki step down is a positive step.

August 15, 2014 - 1:45pm
Martha Ackmann, senior lecturer in gender studies

Prof. Martha Ackmann, who’s studied women in baseball through history, tells Fusion Media that our culture must catch up to the talent of female players.

August 14, 2014 - 12:15pm
Frances Perkins

On the anniversary of the Social Security Act, we honor the MHC alumna who championed the idea and helped make it reality—Frances Perkins.

August 14, 2014 - 8:45am
proud women's college graduate

A Huffington Post blogger recaps the past year’s posts on the advantages of women’s colleges, which included several pieces about MHC women.

August 13, 2014 - 2:45pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella speaks on The Bill Newman Show about the ethics surrounding who gets experimental treatments for the deadly Ebola virus.

August 12, 2014 - 2:30pm
Richard Moran, professor of sociology

A USA Today opinion piece co-written by sociologist Richard Moran argues that surveying isn’t the best way to measure, or prevent, sex assault.

August 11, 2014 - 9:00am
Suzan-Lori Parks ’85

BuzzFeed’s list of 32 “plays that will change the way you see the world” includes works by both Suzan-Lori Parks ’85 and Wendy Wasserstein ’71.

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
Eva Paus, economics professor and Carol Hoffmann Collins Director of the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives

The Spanish press mentioned comments by MHC economist Eva Paus in an article on “The BRIC Countries and the New World Order.” (Article in Spanish.)

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

The New Haven Independent’s story on the complexities of immigrant detention and deportation quoted MHC Professor David Hernández.

August 7, 2014 - 4:15pm
President Lynn Pasquerella in Korea

Lynn Pasquerella was a panelist and speaker at a global gathering to empower young women sponsored by United Nations Women held in Seoul.

August 7, 2014 - 9:45am
logo for The Best 379 Colleges

A new Princeton Review guide puts MHC in the top ten nationally for “best classroom experience” and on its list of 379 best colleges.

August 5, 2014 - 1:15pm

Fulbright Winner Professor of Geography Girma Kebbede is bringing his expertise on the human dimensions of environmental changes to Ethiopia.

August 4, 2014 - 12:45pm

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