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Universities must rethink how they work with community partners to boost civic engagement, writes Alan Bloomgarden in the Worcester Telegram

February 8, 2013 - 4:00pm

To effectively address the problem of gun violence, sociology professor Richard Moran says we must work to change American attitudes about guns.

February 5, 2013 - 1:15pm

Politics professor Christopher Pyle says the depiction of torture in the film Zero Dark Thirty gives an overly simplistic and damaging view of the practice.

February 5, 2013 - 1:15pm

Geology professor Alan Werner says rapidly melting Arctic sea ice contributes to both warming temperatures at the North Pole and climate change.

January 23, 2013 - 1:15pm

MHC psychology professor Katherine (KC) Haydon ‘00 examines the developmental origins of how people behave in their closest relationships.

January 8, 2013 - 12:15pm
The recent fiscal cliff deal does not begin to scratch the surface of the nation’s growing debt crisis, said James Hartley, professor of economics, on Channel 22 News.
January 3, 2013 - 9:18am

Questioning Authority spoke with politics professor Vincent Ferraro about the Syrian conflict, the role of United States, and Assad’s options.

December 21, 2012 - 3:30pm

Astronomy professor Darby Dyar talks to Astrobiology Magazine about working in her MHC lab to explore life on Mars as part of the Curiosity mission.

December 18, 2012 - 2:00pm

Questioning Authority spoke with economics professor James Hartley about the implications of the approaching fiscal cliff and options being considered.

December 10, 2012 - 3:45pm

For Video Bookshelf, Dean of the College Cerri Banks discusses how intersecting identities can affect the classroom experience for teachers and students. 

December 10, 2012 - 12:15pm

Religion professor Amina Steinfels examines medieval Sufism and discusses her book Knowledge before Action in the latest addition to our Video Bookshelf.

December 6, 2012 - 9:30am
Politics professor Douglas J. Amy writes in the Huffington Post that Republicans may be stuck in their current positions if they want to keep big donors happy.
December 4, 2012 - 6:38pm
Professor Emeritus Joseph Ellis talks to the Wall Street Journal about today's election – and what George Washington would think of modern campaigns and partisanship.
November 6, 2012 - 1:33pm
In her lab, MHC biochemistry professor Megan Núñez has discovered a way to inhibit the ‘stickiness’ of a strain of the E. coli bacterium, possibly changing the way infection is treated.
November 2, 2012 - 5:19pm

President Lynn Pasquerella discusses Massachusetts' proposed Death With Dignity Act in the Daily Hampshire Gazette and on New England Public Radio.

November 2, 2012 - 5:00pm
MHC's Michael Robinson says the difference between the presidential candidates’ economic policies boils down to the debate over the ‘right’ size of government.
November 2, 2012 - 2:54pm