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Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

The Ukraine may have disappeared from major media headlines, but the situation is far from resolved, Professor Stephen Jones tells President Pasquerella.

October 13, 2014 - 11:45am
Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee

Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee will give the October 23 keynote for the tenth anniversary of the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives.

October 13, 2014 - 8:30am
Lucia Garcia presenting at 2013 LEAP Symposium

More than 400 students completed internships or research through The Lynk, and many will present at the LEAP Symposium October 17.

October 9, 2014 - 2:15pm
Zhanina Boyadzhieva ’10

In a TEDx talk, designer Zhanina Boyadzhieva ’10 proposes a middle ground between socialist conformity and privatized chaos: collective individualism.

October 6, 2014 - 3:45pm
PAGE student

Registration is open for credit and noncredit courses offered in January by MHC’s Professional and Graduate Education (PAGE) Program.

October 6, 2014 - 3:45pm
Kavita Khory, professor of politics

Pakistan must decide to build a more moderate and peaceful state, not slip deeper into extremism, writes Kavita Khory in the Providence Journal.

September 24, 2014 - 9:30am
Afghan woman. Photo by Ernesto Hernandez Fonte

Writing for the Afghan news outlet Tolo, Mariam Hotaki ’14 urges readers to look beyond stereotypical labels of what is “western” or “eastern.”

September 23, 2014 - 11:00am
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

President Pasquerella and Professor Hernández discuss the recent surge in undocumented immigration, its roots, and how to handle the issue.

September 18, 2014 - 8:30am
Kavita Khory, professor of politics

The politics professor reflects on Pakistanis who marched this August in the name of revolution, and what meaningful change will actually require.

September 12, 2014 - 11:00am
globe

The program matches US and international women’s college students interested in STEM areas to enhance professional development and support.

September 3, 2014 - 12:45pm
MHC international relations professor Sohail Hashmi

In a Difficult Dialogues video, President Pasquerella interviews international relations professor Sohail Hashmi about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

August 30, 2014 - 5:30pm
Vincent Ferraro, Ruth Lawson Professor of Politics

Politics professor Vincent Ferraro predicts greater use of the U.S. Air Force in Iraq and Syria to destabilize the Islamic State. (Note: article is in Spanish.)

August 26, 2014 - 12:15pm
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
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
President Lynn Pasquerella

“We can’t move forward as an international community unless the rights of women are honored,” President Pasquerella told visiting African students.

July 31, 2014 - 12:00pm
Carlin Carr ’00

An article in The Guardian by Carlin Carr ’00 lauds the gains of Dalit (“untouchable”) women, who now earn money by trash collecting in Pune, India.

July 23, 2014 - 10:15am

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