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Kavita Khory, professor of politics

Pakistan must decide to build a more moderate and peaceful state, not slip deeper into extremism, writes Kavita Khory in the Providence Journal.

September 24, 2014 - 9:30am
Caitlin Rajala FP’15

By applying handwriting analysis to Aramaic manuscripts, a Five College student-professor team is gaining insights about centuries-old documents.

September 22, 2014 - 9:30am
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

President Pasquerella and Professor Hernández discuss the recent surge in undocumented immigration, its roots, and how to handle the issue.

September 18, 2014 - 8:30am
Becky Wai-Ling Packard, associate dean of faculty and psychology professor

Psychology professor and associate dean Becky Packard told NerdScholar first-gen. students shouldn’t underestimate the support colleges can provide.

September 16, 2014 - 10:00am
Kavita Khory, professor of politics

The politics professor reflects on Pakistanis who marched this August in the name of revolution, and what meaningful change will actually require.

September 12, 2014 - 11:00am
Tom Wartenberg, professor of philosophy

Professor Tom Wartenberg and MHC students ask second-graders philosophical questions, and get thoughtful results, as this film trailer shows.

September 4, 2014 - 3:45pm
MHC international relations professor Sohail Hashmi

In a Difficult Dialogues video, President Pasquerella interviews international relations professor Sohail Hashmi about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

August 30, 2014 - 5:30pm
Vincent Ferraro, Ruth Lawson Professor of Politics

Politics professor Vincent Ferraro predicts greater use of the U.S. Air Force in Iraq and Syria to destabilize the Islamic State. (Note: article is in Spanish.)

August 26, 2014 - 12:15pm
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy

Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy writes in Huffington Post that protecting wilderness and civil rights are profoundly connected.

August 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
Martha Ackmann, senior lecturer in gender studies

Prof. Martha Ackmann talked about racial and gender equity in Little League baseball. Their World Series made news fielding female, more black players.

August 22, 2014 - 8:45am
Andrew Reiter, assistant professor of politics

In a U.S. News op-ed, MHC Assistant Professor of Politics Andrew Reiter writes that having Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki step down is a positive step.

August 15, 2014 - 1:45pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella speaks on The Bill Newman Show about the ethics surrounding who gets experimental treatments for the deadly Ebola virus.

August 12, 2014 - 2:30pm
Richard Moran, professor of sociology

A USA Today opinion piece co-written by sociologist Richard Moran argues that surveying isn’t the best way to measure, or prevent, sex assault.

August 11, 2014 - 9:00am
Eva Paus, economics professor and Carol Hoffmann Collins Director of the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives

The Spanish press mentioned comments by MHC economist Eva Paus in an article on “The BRIC Countries and the New World Order.” (Article in Spanish.)

August 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

The New Haven Independent’s story on the complexities of immigrant detention and deportation quoted MHC Professor David Hernández.

August 7, 2014 - 4:15pm
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy

Environmental studies chair Lauret Savoy talks movingly about the braided strands of natural history and human history—including the role of race.

August 1, 2014 - 8:45am

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