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International reports: Visiting economics professor Shahrukh Rafi Khan addressed the problem of high-income nations draining highly-educated residents of low-income countries.
July 14, 2012 - 5:48pm
Nshunge Musheshe '12 writes for the Saturday Monitor of Uganda about her recent spring break and an unexpected encounter with racism at the Kiev airport.
July 6, 2012 - 6:42pm

While visiting Costa Rica, MHC professor Lowell Gudmundson discussed his 2010 book, Blacks and Blackness in Central America, in a Spanish language interview.

July 5, 2012 - 12:30pm
The Women in Public Service Project, founded by Hillary Clinton and the Sister Colleges, has announced it will partner with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
June 22, 2012 - 12:28pm
An investigation by Shannon Service '97 into the alarming practice of slavery on Thai fishing boats is the subject of two segments on NPR's Morning Edition June 19 and 20.
June 19, 2012 - 1:46pm
McCulloch Center director Eva Paus has led five economists in publishing a special issue of Studies in Comparative International Development. Read her summary.
June 18, 2012 - 11:49am
In Pakistan's Express Tribune/International Herald Tribune, Komal Ali '15 blogs about the stereotypes and hypocrisy she sees in the country's television programming.
June 13, 2012 - 3:59pm

As part of this month’s trip to China and Korea, President Lynn Pasquerella will be interviewed at the Beijing America Center for a live June 12 webcast.

June 11, 2012 - 3:45pm

As part of the World Teach program, MHC's Rosa Marruffo '11 adapts to cultural differences while teaching in American Samoa, according to Tulsa World.

June 11, 2012 - 11:45am

The inaugural institute of the Women in Public Service Project begins Monday at Wellesley. Opening-day proceedings will begin at 9 am with a live webcast.

June 10, 2012 - 6:45pm
Joshua H. Roth, associate professor of anthropology, writes about Japan's approach to "road rage"--and its cultural and political influences--in Asia Pacific Memo.
May 25, 2012 - 11:43am
In an op-ed in Huffington Post, MHC's Gail Hornstein writes about mental disorders and the case of Norway's mass-murderer, Anders Breivik.
May 24, 2012 - 10:30am
Thomas Wartenberg, a Fulbright Scholar in New Zealand, has been interviewed by Radio New Zealand and the Dominion-Post about teaching philosophy to children.
May 22, 2012 - 9:41am
The German Missions in the United States organization reports on its web site on this year's German Theatre Festival, hosted by MHC April 26 in Chapin Auditorium.
May 8, 2012 - 1:30pm
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella is among the leaders in higher education pledging to fight global poverty through philanthropy, engagement, and increased awareness.
April 30, 2012 - 11:15am
MHC's Thomas Wartenberg, currently a Fulbright Scholar in New Zealand, talks to a reporter for the Wellingtonian about teaching philosophy to children.
April 23, 2012 - 2:32pm