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In an oped for the Duck of Minerva, politics professor Andrew Reiter says diplomatic immunity is slowly eroding in the wake of serious international crimes.

October 3, 2013 - 4:30pm

MHC, Simmons, and Smith Colleges are preparing a two-week summer institute for emerging women leaders with the Women in Public Service Project.

September 25, 2013 - 4:45pm

Anthropology professor Joshua Roth and students studied a Japanese twist on what Americans would call having a bad sense of direction.

September 23, 2013 - 3:00pm

Writing for the Daily Star of Bangladesh, Dibarah Mahboob '14 examines the challenges and rewards of learning to live with a roommate in a residential hall.

September 20, 2013 - 1:15pm

McCulloch Center Global Scholar in Residence, physicist Olga Speranskaya, will speak on "A Toxic-Free Future" on October 8 as part of her weeklong visit.

September 18, 2013 - 11:45am

Conservationist Bram Büscher will talk about the cross-border protection of biodiversity and the political economy of nature in South Africa on October 2.

September 17, 2013 - 7:15pm

As government officials debate the situation in Syria, MHC's John Western tells the Washington Post not all military interventions are the same.

September 16, 2013 - 4:45pm
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

Difficult Dialogues: President Lynn Pasquerella hosts MHC's Kavita Khory and Smith's Gregory White in a discussion of Middle East events.

September 13, 2013 - 12:30pm

Writing in Foreign Affairs, MHC professors Sohail Hashmi and Jon Western argue the chemical weapons taboo should be upheld.

September 11, 2013 - 1:15pm

Activist Nausheen Khan ’11 aims to harness the relationship between digital technology and socio-political change to aid Bangladesh.

September 9, 2013 - 1:45pm

Tyler Protano-Goodwin ’12 turned her love of travel into a teaching and writing career in Thailand. Next up: starting a backpacking magazine in South America.

September 9, 2013 - 11:15am

Entrepreneur Ellen Chilemba '17 of Malawi talks to Rise Africa about Tiwale, an organization that assists young women in establishing new businesses.

September 3, 2013 - 6:30pm

Politics professor Chris Pyle, a Vietnam War era whistleblower, spoke to dozens of media outlets this summer about the Bradley Manning case.

August 30, 2013 - 10:45am
Professor Jon Western

Jon Western, Professor of International Studies, talks to America Abroad about Syria, Bosnia, and the world's moral obligation to intervene in a crisis.

August 27, 2013 - 12:45pm
Shaheen Madraswala '14

In a CNN iReport, Shaheen Madraswala '14 addresses the issue of sexual harassment of women traveling abroad in cultures across the globe.

August 22, 2013 - 2:00pm
Umema Aimen '14

In her third opinion piece for the Washington Post, Umema Aimen '14 tells Lady Gaga her new song Burqa sends the wrong message.

August 20, 2013 - 11:00am