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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
Ellen Chilemba '17

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
Professor Stephen F. Jones

Professor of Russian Studies Stephen F. Jones speaks on NPR's Morning Edition about the transition of power in Soviet Georgia. (Cue to 3:05)

August 9, 2013 - 3:15pm
Professor Kavita Khory

In an interview with Inside Higher Ed and a blog post for Duck of Minerva, politics professor Kavita Khory tackles the collision between politics and academics.

August 6, 2013 - 1:00pm
Maimuna Ahmed '09

Maimuna Ahmed '09 tells the Dhaka Tribune her post-MHC experience with Teach for America led her to found Teach for Bangladesh.

July 31, 2013 - 3:15pm
Cara Christie '00

The Washington Post is spotlighting Cara Christie '00 of USAID, who is nominated for a federal award for her disaster relief work in Africa.

July 18, 2013 - 4:30pm
Umema Aimen '14

In her second opinion piece for the Washington Post, Umema Aimen '14 writes about differing reactions to fellow Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai.

July 16, 2013 - 2:30pm
MHC Gates

Mount Holyoke is one of three U.S. colleges named among the world's 15 most beautiful universities in the U.K. edition of the Huffington Post.

July 15, 2013 - 12:45pm
Kavita N. Ramdas '85

In a commentary for the New York Times' India Ink, MHC's 2013 commencement speaker Kavita Ramdas '85 says the world needs uncommon women and men.

June 18, 2013 - 2:15pm

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