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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

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

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

August 30, 2014 - 5:30pm

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

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

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

“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

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
Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua

The Daily Hampshire Gazette covered President Lynn Pasquerella’s effort to win the release of Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua.

July 22, 2014 - 3:15pm

The Mexico City press covered a talk given by MHC economist Eva Paus on foreign direct investment in Latin America. (Note: article is in Spanish.)

July 22, 2014 - 10:15am

President Pasquerella has urged release of Cambodia's National Rescue Party leader, Mu Sochua, who was a key speaker at the recent Women in Public Service Project Institute.

July 16, 2014 - 4:45pm

On an academic trip to Sicily, students visit sites described by writers from Virgil to Pirandello and see history and literature materialize before their eyes.

June 16, 2014 - 4:00pm

The president writes from the Alumnae Association’s “In the Wake of the Vikings” trip to Scotland, Denmark, and Norway. No passport needed for her blog.

June 12, 2014 - 3:00pm

Writing in Open Democracy, Russian studies prof. Stephen Jones says framing changes in the Caucasus as an East-West struggle is unhelpful.

June 12, 2014 - 8:45am

University Business noted the collaboration and good business sense represented in 3 colleges jointly sponsoring the Women in Public Service Institute.

June 10, 2014 - 3:30pm

A Christian Science Monitor feature article on the Women in Public Service Project Institute says delegates learn mostly from one another.

June 9, 2014 - 7:30am