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Although most weren’t teaching, MHC faculty members were busy this summer writing and speaking publicly on a wide variety of topics.

August 15, 2014 - 10:45am

 

This summer, President Lynn Pasquerella addressed human rights, educational, and philosophical issues; traveled; and led the College.

August 14, 2014 - 4:45pm
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
Rose Levine

The Hampshire Gazette covered MHC’s Developing Mathematical Ideas institutes,  whose classes mix in-person and online graduate-level learners.

 

August 4, 2014 - 12:00pm
Frances Perkins

On MSNBC’s The Last Word, Lawrence O’Donnell argues that she has earned a place on our coins and bills. His spot includes audio and video of Perkins.

August 1, 2014 - 1:15pm
Camille Theriaque FP’15

A leukemia diagnosis changed FP senior Camille Theriaque’s life. Leaving a 20-year firefighting career, she’s preparing to help others in a different way.

August 1, 2014 - 12:30pm
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy

Environmental studies chair Lauret Savoy talks movingly about the braided strands of natural history and human history—including the role of race.

August 1, 2014 - 8:45am

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