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Roots of Rift Seen in WWII “Comfort Women”

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

Senior to Be Charity Runner in Boston Marathon

Ella Pittman ’14 will try to improve her time, and raise money for the New England Patriots Charitable Foundation, reports Wicked Local Medford.

April 17, 2014

Parent Involvement

Support your daughter's MHC experience:

  • Become a parent volunteer and assist Mount Holyoke's enrollment efforts in a variety of ways, such as speaking to parents of prospective students, by calling the Office of Admission at 413-538-2023 for more information.
  • Provide a summer internship to an MHC student by emailing the Career Development Center to propose an internship.
  • Join the The Mount Holyoke Parents Fund Committee by contacting Jill Stern in the Office of Advancement at 800-MHC-GIVE.

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Mount Holyoke College presents Co: relation - Student Dance Concert

Correlation. Core relation. Core elation. Co relation. Creation results as a result of its composition. Join the dancers of Mount Holyoke College as they question, create and recreate through dance in the MHC Student Dance Concert on April 11, 2014 and April 12, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $5.00 for the general public and $3.00 for students and seniors. To reserve, call the box office at (413) 538-2848 or email

April 9, 2014 at 9:03 am

Childrens Art Exhibit & StoryWalk

Childrens artwork from the Gorse Children’s Center is on display in store windows at the Village Commons through Sunday, April 13, 2014 in celebration of the “Week of the Young Child,” a national recognition of children and families. Please visit the garden behind the MHC greenhouse to see a StoryWalk of the children’s book, “The Mixed-Up Chameleon”, by Eric Carle through the month of April. For more information, please contact the Gorse Children’s Center at (413) 533-9819.

April 9, 2014 at 8:57 am

Spring Red Cross Blood Drive

This is Spring; renew hope. Each donation can help save up to three lives. Donate blood on Monday April 7, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Chapin/Mary Wooley Hall. Walk-ins are welcome and a positive ID is required. For more information, please contact Health Services at extension 2121.

March 31, 2014 at 3:50 pm

Easter Brunch at Willits-Hallowell Center

Please join us for our annual Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Seatings are at 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Please make your reservation soon by calling (413) 538-2217.

March 28, 2014 at 9:03 am

Taste of Spring Dinner & Cooking Class at Willits-Hallowell Center

Spring is almost here! Celebrate the season at our Taste of Spring Dinner & Cooking Class on Thursday, March 20, 2014. Seating is limited and reservations are required by March 16, 2014. Please call the Willits-Hallowell Center to reserve your seating for this special event at 413-538-2217.

March 12, 2014 at 1:35 pm

Five College APA Symposium

The State of Asian, Pacific, and American Studies in the Five Colleges, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday, March 8 in Gamble Auditorium, Art Building, MHC Keynote Lecture, “Why Asian American Studies Matters Now” by George Lipsitz at 4:30 pm on Saturday, March 8 in Gamble Auditorium. For more information, please contact the English department at extension 2146.

March 3, 2014 at 2:05 pm

Seeking Nominations for the President’s Award for Outstanding Service

The Employee Service Awards committee, through the generous support of the Office of the President, is seeking nominations for the President’s Award for Outstanding Service. For more information, please contact Human Resources at extension 2503.

February 28, 2014 at 10:57 am