International News & Events

Elisabeth Forsman ’09

Despite physical injuries, Elizabeth Wang Forsman ’09 persevered through a run few can claim: the ultramarathon through the Gobi Desert.

February 7, 2014 - 17:30
Women in Public Service Project-logo

Simmons College will join MHC and Smith this May in hosting the Women and Public Service Project Institute for rising global leaders.

January 29, 2014 - 15:00
Professor M. Darby Dyar

MHC astronomy professor and NASA researcher Darby Dyar tells the Springfield Republican she believes we will establish a station on the moon in her lifetime.

January 21, 2014 - 13:15
Mariya Karimjee '10

Tackling the difficult topic of infanticide for Al Jazeera America, Mariya Karimjee '10 reports on an alarming practice in her homeland of Pakistan.

January 17, 2014 - 17:45

Immigrants—most of whom haven’t even been accused of a crime—are jailed indefinitely and with few rights, says Professor David Hernández.

January 13, 2014 - 09:15

In an interview with Latin Pulse, Latin American studies professor Lowell Gudmundson discusses the upcoming presidential election in Costa Rica. (Cue to 15:55.)

January 10, 2014 - 12:30

In an op-ed for the Dhaka Tribune, Maimuna Ahmad '09, founder of Teach for Bangladesh, implores her countrymen to help build their country's future.

December 11, 2013 - 17:30

Her language skills and performing arts background made Chrislyn Laurore ’16 the perfect candidate for a summer internship teaching students in Haiti.

December 10, 2013 - 13:00

Curiosity science team member/MHC Professor Darby Dyar discusses evidence of an ancient freshwater lake that once might have supported life on Mars.

December 9, 2013 - 14:45

Professor of Asian Studies Ying Wang on China’s decision to close its “re-education through labor” camps and to modify its strict one-child policy.

December 9, 2013 - 09:15

Mallika Dutt '83 (#18) and Ali Saran '14 (#41) have been named by Safe magazine among 50 Global Heroes working to stop sexual violence. (See page 46.)

December 2, 2013 - 12:30

Writing for the Express Tribune, Areeba Kamal '16 criticizes the prevalence of violence against women in Pakistan – and the culture that allow it to continue.

December 2, 2013 - 11:45

Writing for OpenDemocracy, Stephen Jones says the more westerners support a Georgian president, "the more disillusioned Georgians become."

November 19, 2013 - 19:45
Clinton Global Initiative University network logo

This network helps students develop and implement their ideas for solving pressing global problems. MHC is devoting $10,000 to the projects.

November 19, 2013 - 11:30
Open Doors report

The annual Open Doors report ranked MHC second among U.S. baccalaureate institutions in the number (664) of international students.

November 19, 2013 - 08:45
Professor Andrew Lass

Andrew Lass, Professor of Anthropology on the Ford Foundation, speaks with the BBC's Night Waves (cue 32-minute mark) and Czech television on art in Prague.

November 13, 2013 - 17:15

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