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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
Lynn Morgan, MHC anthropology professor, said the public debates focused solely on rape and abortion issues obscure troubling downward trend of women’s status in U.S.
November 1, 2012 - 6:14pm
In the New York Times blog The Choice, professor Becky Wai-Ling Packard writes that community colleges have a role to play in America’s search for new scientists.
October 19, 2012 - 1:57pm

Geology professor Alan Werner has coauthored of a new study helping to quash claims that climate change is solely the result of natural climate cycles.

October 15, 2012 - 10:15am
Mitt Romney outperformed President Barack Obama in the first presidential debate, says Elizabeth Markovits, associate professor of politics, in the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
October 4, 2012 - 1:07pm
Professor Eleanor Townsley assesses the influence of media formats in shaping public opinion during elections.
September 28, 2012 - 1:46pm
Professor Andrew Reiter assesses President Obama's foreign policy successes and discusses civil unrest in Egypt and Libya.
September 28, 2012 - 1:41pm

Video: Professor Christopher Benfey comments on the discovery of a 19th-century daguerrotype that experts believe shows Emily Dickinson as a mature woman.

September 13, 2012 - 5:15pm

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