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Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

The book shows that leaders in modern Georgia have faced issues similar to those challenging another neighbor of Russia today—Ukraine.

March 5, 2014 - 10:30am
Amber Haque '02

According to Arabian Business, Amber Haque '02 and her husband are running a thriving Neapolitan pizza business––in Dubai.

February 28, 2014 - 4:15pm
Radhika Coomaraswamy

The former UN official and a leading voice for women and children will give a keynote at the Women in Public Service Project Institute opening in May.

February 26, 2014 - 8:30am
keynote speaker Juan Mendez

Leaders from around the world will gather February 28 to March 1 for the conference Justice and Imagination: Building Peace in Post-Conflict Societies.

February 12, 2014 - 2:15pm
Elisabeth Forsman ’09

Despite physical injuries, Elizabeth Wang Forsman ’09 persevered through a run few can claim: the ultramarathon through the Gobi Desert.

February 7, 2014 - 5:30pm
Women in Public Service Project-logo

Simmons College will join MHC and Smith this May in hosting the Women and Public Service Project Institute for rising global leaders.

January 29, 2014 - 3:00pm
Professor M. Darby Dyar

MHC astronomy professor and NASA researcher Darby Dyar tells the Springfield Republican she believes we will establish a station on the moon in her lifetime.

January 21, 2014 - 1:15pm
Mariya Karimjee '10

Tackling the difficult topic of infanticide for Al Jazeera America, Mariya Karimjee '10 reports on an alarming practice in her homeland of Pakistan.

January 17, 2014 - 5:45pm

Immigrants—most of whom haven’t even been accused of a crime—are jailed indefinitely and with few rights, says Professor David Hernández.

January 13, 2014 - 9:15am

In an interview with Latin Pulse, Latin American studies professor Lowell Gudmundson discusses the upcoming presidential election in Costa Rica. (Cue to 15:55.)

January 10, 2014 - 12:30pm

In an op-ed for the Dhaka Tribune, Maimuna Ahmad '09, founder of Teach for Bangladesh, implores her countrymen to help build their country's future.

December 11, 2013 - 5:30pm

Her language skills and performing arts background made Chrislyn Laurore ’16 the perfect candidate for a summer internship teaching students in Haiti.

December 10, 2013 - 1:00pm

Curiosity science team member/MHC Professor Darby Dyar discusses evidence of an ancient freshwater lake that once might have supported life on Mars.

December 9, 2013 - 2:45pm

Professor of Asian Studies Ying Wang on China’s decision to close its “re-education through labor” camps and to modify its strict one-child policy.

December 9, 2013 - 9:15am

Mallika Dutt '83 (#18) and Ali Saran '14 (#41) have been named by Safe magazine among 50 Global Heroes working to stop sexual violence. (See page 46.)

December 2, 2013 - 12:30pm

Writing for the Express Tribune, Areeba Kamal '16 criticizes the prevalence of violence against women in Pakistan – and the culture that allow it to continue.

December 2, 2013 - 11:45am

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