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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’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

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

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

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

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

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

March 15, 2014 - 4:30pm

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

March 14, 2014 - 8:15am

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

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

As a government task force seeks solutions, sexual assault survivor, activist, and rape crisis counselor Ali Safran ’14 shares her ideas on protecting women.

February 4, 2014 - 11:45am
Historian emeritus Joseph Ellis

Video: C-SPAN covered Professor Emeritus of History Joseph Ellis’s 2010 keynote address about America's Founding Fathers.

February 3, 2014 - 10:00am

Immigrants—most of whom haven’t even been accused of a crime—are jailed indefinitely and with few rights, says Professor David Hernández.

January 13, 2014 - 9:15am

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