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Seal of The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges

The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges includes Mount Holyoke, based on our environmental policies, practices, and academic offerings.

April 17, 2014 - 3:00pm
Nausheen Khan ’11

Nausheen Khan ’11 writes in the Dhaka Tribune about a physicians’ strike that means less health care for some patients in Bangladesh.

April 17, 2014 - 2:30pm
Andrew Reiter, assistant professor of politics

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
Ella Pittman ’14

Ella Pittman ’14 finished the 2013 Boston Marathon three minutes before bombs went off. Local and MHC media covered her moving story.

April 17, 2014 - 8:30am
Lax team captain Brianne Phelan

The Hampshire Gazette covered the story of how a random act of kindness made MHC’s reputation shine and brought an unexpected return.

April 16, 2014 - 8:30am
Kevin McCaffrey. Photo by James Gehrt

The president’s office staffer talks on The Bill Newman Show about the “inner universe” of poetry and why he writes poems. (Listen starting at 34:50.)

April 15, 2014 - 4:00pm
detail of sculpture by El Anatsui

Big Red & Shiny’s article emphasizes the political and artistic questions raised by El Anatsui’s sculptures, on display at MHC through June 8.

April 15, 2014 - 1:45pm
Pasquerella on Brown U. panel

The Brown Herald covered a panel on which Lynn Pasquerella advocated embracing education as a public good, not a private commodity.

April 12, 2014 - 2:00pm
mortarboard and diploma

Mount Holyoke is on Forbes magazine’s new index of colleges whose alumnae/I say thank you by donating to the institution.

April 11, 2014 - 3:15pm
Meghan Godorov

NerdScholar quoted the Career Development Center’s Meghan Godorov in an expert advice article giving tips for writing a standout cover letter.

April 9, 2014 - 1:15pm
Megan Allen, MHC visiting lecturer in education

The Daily Hampshire Gazette covered MHC’s expanded summer course offerings, run by the PAGE (Professional and Graduate Education) Program.

 

April 7, 2014 - 12:15pm
Leigh Edwards ’14

The Springfield Republican reported on the MHC senior’s project, organizing an “Equal Pay Day” celebration in Northampton on April 11.

April 7, 2014 - 10:15am
Ali Safran ’14

The Huffington Post reports that Ali Safran’s education/activism effort, Surviving in Numbers, reached 150,000 survivors of sexual violence globally.

April 4, 2014 - 2:30pm
Laurie Priest

Laurie Priest, former MHC director of athletics, recorded this Huffines Institute podcast on Title IX and gender equity in sports.

April 2, 2014 - 10:45am
Sadia Khatri ’15

Writing from Morocco in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Sadia Khatri ’15 asks whether human evolution and Islam conflict in the classroom.

April 2, 2014 - 9:45am
Vanessa James, professor of theatre arts

The Berkshire Arts Almanac lauded Vanessa James’s sets and costume designs for a production of Tchaikovsky: None But the Lonely Heart.

March 31, 2014 - 4:15pm

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