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Carolyn Shread, instructor in French

The Haitian paper Le Nouvelliste covered a video class in which students in two countries discussed Haitian novelist Marie Vieux-Chauvet. (In French)

April 17, 2014 - 4:15pm

Nausheen Khan ’11 writes in the Dhaka Tribune about a physicians’ strike that means less health care for some patients in Bangladesh.

April 17, 2014 - 2:30pm

Politics professors Andy Reiter and Calvin Chen write in Huffington Post that fully acknowledging WWII crime could help ease tensions in East Asia.

April 17, 2014 - 9:00am

Writing from Morocco in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Sadia Khatri ’15 asks whether human evolution and Islam conflict in the classroom.

April 2, 2014 - 9:45am

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Stephen Jones explains the current crisis in the Ukraine, and gives background about how the situation evolved.

March 18, 2014 - 9:30am

A Gazette article shows that MHC students and alumnae were a big part of Northampton’s Celebration of Speech for International Women’s Day.

March 10, 2014 - 9:45am

A national award confirms that videoconferencing with global partners advances international learning across the curriculum for MHC students.

March 10, 2014 - 12:00pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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