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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

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 flag of Scotland

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

Channel 22’s cameras captured the opening ceremonies of the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) Institute held at MHC on Memorial Day.

May 27, 2014 - 4:15pm

A panoply of female leaders told delegates to the Women in Public Service Project Institute that women are the key to solving global challenges.

May 26, 2014 - 8:15pm

The female activists coming to campus for the Women in Public Service Program Institute are already working to heal their violence-ravaged nations.

May 16, 2014 - 9:30am

The Women in Public Service Project Institute, which opens at MHC May 25, will gather emerging women leaders from around the world.

May 1, 2014 - 4:00pm

Female changemakers from 21 nations gather at MHC, Smith, and Simmons for a two-week Institute on "Reconstructing Societies in the Wake of Conflict.”

April 30, 2014 - 9:45am

Jones argues in The Conversation that Russia may glory in its victories in the short term, but “the newly acquired territories will come at a great price.”

April 30, 2014 - 8:45am

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