MHC Featured Experts

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President Lynn Pasquerella

On The Bill Newman Show, Lynn Pasquerella talked about what helps students succeed in and complete their college educations.

May 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics

An op-ed by Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics, argues that global climate change threatens our democracy as well as our coastlines.

May 21, 2014 - 8:45am
Audrey St. John, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The NerdScholar website included the MHC computer scientist among its 40 professors under 40 who cultivate passion in their students.

May 19, 2014 - 2:45pm
Christopher Benfey, professor of English

Chris Benfey writes in the N.Y. Review of Books that pain and parentheses go together for writers (Nabokov, Emerson, Salinger, Wittgenstein …) 

May 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
Meghan Godorov

Meghan Godorov’s tips for preparing for and doing a great phone interview were included in NerdScholar’s latest guide for job seekers.

May 2, 2014 - 8:30am
Stephen Jones

Jones argues in The Conversation that Russia may glory in its victories in the short term, but “the newly acquired territories will come at a great price.”

April 30, 2014 - 8:45am
Andrew Reiter, assistant professor of politics

Politics professors Andy Reiter and Calvin Chen write in Huffington Post that fully acknowledging WWII crime could help ease tensions in East Asia.

April 17, 2014 - 9:00am
Daniel Czitrom, professor of history

C-SPAN’s American History TV filmed Historian Dan Czitrom’s class on photographer/journalist Jacob Riis and Gilded Age New York City.

March 31, 2014 - 10:15am
Jens Christiansen, professor of economics

Economics professor Jens Christiansen, at a recent anti-fracking rally in Springfield, was interviewed by Channels 22 and 40.

March 28, 2014 - 3:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

Audio: Lynn Pasquerella discusses the real value of college, and why students who don’t apply should consider college, with WGBH Boston.

March 28, 2014 - 2:15pm
Professor of Russian Studies Stephen Jones

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Stephen Jones explains the current crisis in the Ukraine, and gives background about how the situation evolved.

March 18, 2014 - 9:30am
David Hernández

President Pasquerella interviews David Hernández for Amherst Media about ethical and social issues surrounding detention of undocumented immigrants.

March 15, 2014 - 4:30pm
Douglas Amy, professor of politics

Politics Professor Douglas Amy writes in the Advocate that increasing equal opportunity alone won’t solve the poverty problem. 

March 14, 2014 - 8:15am
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

The book shows that leaders in modern Georgia have faced issues similar to those challenging another neighbor of Russia today—Ukraine.

March 5, 2014 - 10:30am
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

Professor of Russian Studies Stephen Jones spoke with CBS 3 about how the escalating conflict might affect us here in the U.S. (video)

March 3, 2014 - 9:00am
Lynda Morgan, associate professor of history

Historian Lynda Morgan discusses the real-life world of Solomon Northup and the legacies of slavery that are still with us today.

February 14, 2014 - 2:30pm

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