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December 8, 2011 - 2:15pm
In an article in the Toronto Star, MHC Professor of International Relations and Balkan expert Jon Western says Bosnia "is in a downward spiral."
November 15, 2011 - 1:42pm
In the Asia-Pacific Journal, Associate Professor of Anthropology Joshua H. Roth writes about "harmonizing cars and humans" in Japan after the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
November 8, 2011 - 10:21am
History and Asian studies professor Jonathan Lipman discusses the growth of China's Confucious Institutes in American higher education with Bloomberg Businessweek.
November 4, 2011 - 10:09am
Emily Erickson ’14 helped uncover a long-hidden island—and discovered a passion for archaeology—during a summer volunteer stint in Hawaii.
November 3, 2011 - 5:43pm
In the Republican and MassLive.com, author and economist Guy Standing writes about the "precariat," also the subject of his November 2 lecture at Mount Holyoke.
November 3, 2011 - 3:04pm
In an op-ed for the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 discusses Peace Unveiled, the third installment in the five-part PBS series, Women, War, and Peace.
November 3, 2011 - 2:43pm
Five College Professor Jon Western has coauthored an article on humanitarian intervention that's featured in the November/December issue of Foreign Affairs.
November 2, 2011 - 10:36am

Ambassador June Carter Perry brings both her experience and her former colleagues to campus as this year's Cyrus Vance Visiting Professor of International Relations.

October 28, 2011 - 2:00pm
With ten Fulbright winners for 2011-2012, Mount Holyoke ranks fourth among bachelor's institutions according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. (Registration required.)
October 26, 2011 - 10:26am
The U.S. State Department will host a December 15 colloquium to launch The Women in Public Service Project, a collaboration with MHC and the Sister colleges.
October 25, 2011 - 3:22pm
In her senior thesis research, Sophie Strassberg '12 examined why prospective parents choose international adoption and how they choose their child's home country.
October 21, 2011 - 5:05pm

In the Journal of Foreign Relations, Andrew G. Reiter, a new assistant professor of politics, writes about bringing the Mubarak regime to justice in Egypt .

October 21, 2011 - 10:45am
Biochemistry major and Ugandan native Nshunge Musheshe '12 helped change lives while fighting HIV/AIDS during her summer volunteer experience in her homeland.
October 21, 2011 - 10:19am
A coalition of student organizations will host a benefit concert Thursday, October 20 to provide aid to victims of the ongoing famine in the Horn of Africa.
October 19, 2011 - 10:25am
On WGBY's Connecting Point, Professor Karen Remmler revisits 9/11 and other major tragedies while discussing the emotional and political need for memorials.
October 17, 2011 - 3:24pm

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