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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

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