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In an oped for the Duck of Minerva, politics professor Andrew Reiter says diplomatic immunity is slowly eroding in the wake of serious international crimes.

October 3, 2013 - 4:30pm

Writing in the Valley Advocate, Professor Douglas Amy says GOP "hostility toward science" and  funding cuts will have long-term consequences on U.S. science.

October 3, 2013 - 11:45am

Computer scientist Audrey St. John’s research may someday result in teams of robots performing search-and-rescue missions in dangerous areas.

September 24, 2013 - 2:00pm

As government officials debate the situation in Syria, MHC's John Western tells the Washington Post not all military interventions are the same.

September 16, 2013 - 4:45pm

Chair of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the National Parks Conservation Association.

September 11, 2013 - 2:45pm

Writing in Foreign Affairs, MHC professors Sohail Hashmi and Jon Western argue the chemical weapons taboo should be upheld.

September 11, 2013 - 1:15pm

MHC's Christopher Benfey writes a touching tribute to the late Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney in the New York Review of Books NYR Blog.

September 3, 2013 - 10:30am

Politics professor Chris Pyle, a Vietnam War era whistleblower, spoke to dozens of media outlets this summer about the Bradley Manning case.

August 30, 2013 - 10:45am
Professor Jon Western

Jon Western, Professor of International Studies, talks to America Abroad about Syria, Bosnia, and the world's moral obligation to intervene in a crisis.

August 27, 2013 - 12:45pm
Professor Stephen F. Jones

Professor of Russian Studies Stephen F. Jones speaks on NPR's Morning Edition about the transition of power in Soviet Georgia. (Cue to 3:05)

August 9, 2013 - 3:15pm
Professor Daniel Czitrom

MHC professor Daniel Czitrom, historical consultant to BBC America's Copper, provides the behind-the-scenes history of each episode in the show's blog. 

July 25, 2013 - 2:30pm

A new book by Professor Emeritus Joseph Ellis is making headlines nationwide, landing in eleventh place on the New York Times best-selling list.

July 15, 2013 - 5:30pm
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

President Lynn Pasquerella talks to WHMP's Bill Newman about her work in medical ethics, including right to die, abortion, and other difficult issues.

June 18, 2013 - 6:30pm
Martha Ackmann

On the 50th anniversary of women's first space flight, author Martha Ackmann talks about the Mercury 13 on WBUR's On Point. (Cue to minute 29.)

June 18, 2013 - 3:15pm
Christopher Pyle

Politics professor Christopher Pyle tells Al Jazeera that Americans are "getting tired" of President Obama's controversial policies on civil liberties.

June 11, 2013 - 9:30am
Professor Daniel Czitrom

MHC history professor Daniel Czitrom talks to C-Span about the 1863 Draft Riots in New York City, the worst civil insurrection in U.S. history.

June 3, 2013 - 3:30pm