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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
Writing in her University of Wisconsin-Madison alumni magazine, President Creighton reflects on the life and work of renowned author Joyce Carol Oates.
July 2, 2009 - 2:00pm

A faculty delegation visited five universities in China to scope out potential sites for study abroad opportunities for Mount Holyoke women starting in the spring of 2011.

June 30, 2009 - 2:15pm
MHC professor Joseph Ellis is among the historians who offer former VP Dick Cheney advice on writing presidential memoirs in the June 27 online edition of the NY Times.
June 29, 2009 - 3:13pm

MHC is among 500 colleges nationwide that will participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program, which offers the most generous veterans’ benefit for higher ed since the G.I. Bill of WW II.

June 29, 2009 - 11:00am
Professor Douglas Amy comments in the June 26 L.A. Times on the announcement that ten movies will now be considered for the annual Academy Awards best picture honors.
June 29, 2009 - 10:33am

Eva Paus and Jon Western are coeditors of Global Giant: Is China Changing the Rules of the Game?, a book based on last year’s conference, The Rise of China.     

June 23, 2009 - 3:30pm
Professor of biology Susan Barry writes about overcoming binocular vision deficits in the June 22 LA Times. (Registration may be required.)
June 22, 2009 - 11:02am
Writing for Inside Higher Ed, Mount Holyoke politics prof Doug Amy discusses why he opted to publish his book, Government is Good, online.
June 18, 2009 - 9:54am
A recognized authority on manga, the popular Japanese comics, the MHC alum has received a highly competitive scholarship to pursue a Ph.D. at Trinity College, Cambridge.
June 15, 2009 - 3:12pm
A June 14 New York Times roundup of excerpts from notable commencement addresses includes President McAleese's MHC speech.     
June 15, 2009 - 11:53am

Biology professor Susan R. Barry's new book recounts how she defied conventional medical wisdom when, at the age of 48, she was able to train herself to see in three dimensions.

June 15, 2009 - 11:45am
Recent honorary degree recipient and alumna Clare Waterman '89 was noted in a New York Times piece on studying how cells move.
June 11, 2009 - 9:10am
A letter to the editor on universal health coverage, written by MHC's visiting associate professor of complex organizations John O. Fox, is published in the June 8 New York Times.
June 11, 2009 - 9:06am