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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

Writing for OpenDemocracy, Stephen Jones says the more westerners support a Georgian president, "the more disillusioned Georgians become."

November 19, 2013 - 7:45pm

This network helps students develop and implement their ideas for solving pressing global problems. MHC is devoting $10,000 to the projects.

November 19, 2013 - 11:30am

The annual Open Doors report ranked MHC second among U.S. baccalaureate institutions in the number (664) of international students.

November 19, 2013 - 8:45am

Andrew Lass, Professor of Anthropology on the Ford Foundation, speaks with the BBC's Night Waves (cue 32-minute mark) and Czech television on art in Prague.

November 13, 2013 - 5:15pm

Tebo Molosiwa ’14 is trying to help a Tanzanian entrepreneur scale up a project that will turn agricultural waste into energy and provide local jobs.

November 1, 2013 - 8:30am

Alan Weisman, author of Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?, speaks November 21 on how to rebalance our world and its population.

October 28, 2013 - 11:15am

Posse scholar and Gilman winner Crystal Reed '14 talks about her research on Dutch Afro-Caribbean women in the Netherlands for SIT Study Abroad.

October 22, 2013 - 8:15pm

Visitors shared campus life, discussed common struggles, and observed a diverse college community striving for equity, justice, and access for all.

October 14, 2013 - 9:15am

Writing for Jadaliyya, anthropology professor Elif Babül examines the complex role of the European Union in fostering state violence in Turkey.

October 8, 2013 - 5:15pm

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