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In a July 27 posting on "birthers" in the Daily Beast, professor Joseph Ellis provides some historical perspective on presidential conspiracy theories dating back to Washington.
July 29, 2009 - 9:49am

Anthropology professor Lynn Morgan has published a new book, Icons of Life: A Cultural History of Human Embryos, this summer. 

July 28, 2009 - 2:15pm
Olympic champion Nastia Liukin talked with The Republican during a July 27 visit with more than 300 young gymnasts at the U.S. Gymnastics Training Camp at MHC.
July 28, 2009 - 11:36am

While Mount Holyoke math majors travel to other U.S. colleges this summer, ten selected students are spending the summer here as part of the NSF-funded Summer Mathematics Institute.

July 27, 2009 - 3:00pm
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July 21, 2009 - 2:11pm
Professor Christopher Benfey reviews a new book by Richard Holmes, The Age of Wonder, in the July 16 issue of the New York Times Sunday Book Review.
July 20, 2009 - 4:10pm
Questioning Authority asked Asian studies professor Jonathan Lipman to explain the recent violence against the Uyghur people in China.
July 16, 2009 - 3:26pm

Associate professor of astronomy M. Darby Dyar talks about the 40th anniversary of the U.S. lunar landing in a Living feature in the July 15 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette

July 16, 2009 - 2:45pm
Questioning Authority checked in with psychology prof Joseph Cohen for his thoughts on a drug that could potentially erase painful memories, break a bad habit, or cure an addiction.
July 14, 2009 - 3:42pm

There will be new leadership in key positions at the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts, the Center for the Environment, and the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives.

July 14, 2009 - 2:15pm
Mellon professor of English Christopher Benfey reviews four new novels based on Anglo-American literature in the July 10 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
July 13, 2009 - 2:26pm
Jenna L. Doty '05 talks about becoming a civilian forensic scientist with the Worcester Police Department in a feature in the July 9 edition of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.
July 13, 2009 - 2:19pm
MHC's Izmeen Adeel (Ali) Bajwa '99 talks about turning her love of American sweets into a successful business in a recent feature in the Abu Dhabi publication The National.     
July 10, 2009 - 11:11am

Lindsay Ordower '08, Teach for America high school science teacher in New Orleans, was featured on the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.

July 9, 2009 - 1:30pm
Questioning Authority caught the art history professor sneaking a peek at the Tour de France bicycle race. We asked him for the skinny on this year's competition.
July 9, 2009 - 12:05pm

Biology professor Susan Barry is interviewed in the July 7 issue of the Hartford Courant on the long underestimated potential for retraining the adult brain. 

July 8, 2009 - 11:45am