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Andrew G. Reiter, assistant professor of politics, discusses President Barack Obama’s first-term foreign policy accomplishments in Asia for FirstPost.com.

September 21, 2012 - 9:30am
Author Douglas Johnson, a scholar specializing in the history of North East Africa, Sudan, and Southern Sudan, will speak at Mount Holyoke October 4.
September 20, 2012 - 8:20pm
Meeran Karim '13 writes for Himal Southasian magazine about searching for her heritage--and discovering a poet from Kashmir, her mother's homeland, in the MHC library.
September 20, 2012 - 3:24pm

Shannon Service '97 gained the support of NPR to launch an intensive–and disturbing–investigation into the practice of human trafficking in the Thai fishing industry.

September 18, 2012 - 4:30pm
By cleaning up an Agent Orange-poisoned site in Vietnam, the US may be compelled to deal with other legacies of war, writes MHC's Andrew Reiter in the Providence Journal.
September 17, 2012 - 3:31pm
Huda Alawa '15 and several MHC friends were among those who took part in a "Free Syria" rally on September 8 in Copley Square, according to the Boston Globe.
September 10, 2012 - 5:20pm
While interning for Reuters this summer, Anam Zehra '14 reported on young Pakistanis who are pushing social boundaries through the underground party scene.
September 4, 2012 - 1:16pm
Barnali Dash '15 has been named among INDIAFRICA's Top 50 Business Venture winners for her work on health care systems in underprivileged areas of India.
August 30, 2012 - 2:19pm
Niloufer Moochhala '94 traces her career and the development of her boundary-crossing graphic arts company, nymDESIGN, for Wicked Local.
August 10, 2012 - 11:12am

Basking in the aftermath of this morning's successful landing of the Mars rover, MHC's Darby Dyar reports in from Mission Control and talks to the Boston Globe and ABC 40.

August 6, 2012 - 11:30am
Susan L. Shirk '67 tells the New York Times Chinese officials will be hesitant to implicate a popular former Politburo member when his wife goes on trial for murder.
July 30, 2012 - 2:57pm
As the first student blogger for Space*Science*Society, Cory Ventres-Pake '13 explains how she found a way to connect society to science by studying economics.
July 26, 2012 - 1:21pm
Erin Ennis '92, vice president of the U.S.-China Business Council, talks about China's role in election politics and as a player in the global marketplace on NPR and CNBC.
July 25, 2012 - 10:39am

When the Mars Science Laboratory lands on the Red Planet on August 6, NASA will turn to MHC’s Darby Dyar and her students to play an important role in the mission.

July 24, 2012 - 2:30pm
International reports: Visiting economics professor Shahrukh Rafi Khan addressed the problem of high-income nations draining highly-educated residents of low-income countries.
July 14, 2012 - 5:48pm
Nshunge Musheshe '12 writes for the Saturday Monitor of Uganda about her recent spring break and an unexpected encounter with racism at the Kiev airport.
July 6, 2012 - 6:42pm

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