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Questioning Authority celebrated Sesame Street’s fortieth anniversary by asking the psych prof for his thoughts on the impact and significance of the popular PBS children’s TV show.
November 23, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority recently asked Holger Teschke, visiting professor of German studies and critical social thought, about the twentieth anniversary of the unification of Germany.
November 11, 2009 - 12:00pm

Questioning Authority asked football aficionado and philosophy professor Lee Bowie for his thoughts on the evidence of long-term neurological disorders in his favorite sport.

November 5, 2009 - 12:00pm

Questioning Authority asked presidential historian Joe Ellis for his thoughts on President Barack Obama winning this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.

October 16, 2009 - 12:00pm

Questioning Authority recently asked Melanie Guldi, assistant professor of economics, for her insight into the current debate over health care reform.

September 30, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority asked Asian studies professor Jonathan Lipman to explain the recent violence against the Uyghur people in China.
July 16, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority checked in with psychology prof Joseph Cohen for his thoughts on a drug that could potentially erase painful memories, break a bad habit, or cure an addiction.
July 14, 2009 - 12:00pm

Questioning Authority caught the art history professor sneaking a peek at the Tour de France bicycle race. We asked him for the skinny on this year's competition.

July 9, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority recently asked history professor Robert Schwartz to discuss how the campus has evolved since its founding in 1837.
May 21, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority asked Maisie Creighton, MHC’s First Dog, about the life of a presidential pooch, now that Bo has arrived at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
April 22, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority recently asked the chair and Class of 1926 Professor of Politics for his thoughts on Obama’s promise to close Guantanamo Bay prison.
April 1, 2009 - 12:00pm
The professor of history weighs in on the Perkins legacy, the subject of a new book by former Washington Post reporter and Pulitzer Prize winner Kirstin Downey.
March 26, 2009 - 12:00pm
Questioning Authority asked biology prof Craig Woodard for his thoughts on President Obama’s recent announcement regarding scientific research.
March 24, 2009 - 12:00pm
Mount Holyoke College art history prof and Bollywood expert Ajay Sinha comments on globalism, spectacle, history, and “reality” in modern film.
February 17, 2009 - 12:00pm
In honor of Darwin’s 200th birthday on February 12, Questioning Authority asked biology professor Stan Rachootin for his thoughts on the continuing significance of the theory of evolution.
February 9, 2009 - 12:00pm

Questioning Authority checked in with Gladys Moore, dean of religious and spiritual life and director of diversity and inclusion, for her views on the role of religion in the inauguration.

January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm

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