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Basking in the aftermath of this morning's successful landing of the Mars rover, MHC's Darby Dyar reports in from Mission Control and talks to the Boston Globe and ABC 40.

August 6, 2012 - 11:30am
Susan L. Shirk '67 tells the New York Times Chinese officials will be hesitant to implicate a popular former Politburo member when his wife goes on trial for murder.
July 30, 2012 - 2:57pm
As the first student blogger for Space*Science*Society, Cory Ventres-Pake '13 explains how she found a way to connect society to science by studying economics.
July 26, 2012 - 1:21pm
Erin Ennis '92, vice president of the U.S.-China Business Council, talks about China's role in election politics and as a player in the global marketplace on NPR and CNBC.
July 25, 2012 - 10:39am

When the Mars Science Laboratory lands on the Red Planet on August 6, NASA will turn to MHC’s Darby Dyar and her students to play an important role in the mission.

July 24, 2012 - 2:30pm
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