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On The Issues: electoral politics graphic

Visiting instructor of politics Adam Hilton offers his insight on the presidential election and explains the history of the electoral college.

November 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
LEAP 2016

From solar cells and architecture to an athletic app and teaching, students spoke about their internships and research at the 2016 LEAP presentations.

October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
Deans Latrina Denson and Marcella Runnell Hall (back row from left) with members of the MoZone team: (front from left) Julia McConnell ’17, Azulina Green ’17, Monique Roberts ’19, and Aicha Belabbes ’19, with Sarah Braverman ’17 in back

MoZone, MHC’s new peer education diversity program, provides a safe and informative space for honest talk about race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality.

October 27, 2016 - 1:15pm

Andrew Reiter, a Mount Holyoke College expert on Latin American politics, was featured in several forums speaking about the Colombian Peace Agreement.

October 27, 2016 - 1:15pm
This is a photograph of the Project River boardwalk, with bright fall foliage in the background.

Assistant Professor Kate Ballantine was recognized as an “Environmental Ground-Breaker” for her ecological restoration work.

October 26, 2016 - 11:45am
Sajia Darwish, Baale Parwaz Library, Kabul

Mount Holyoke College junior Sajia Darwish is building literacy for girls by creating a library in her former high school in Afghanistan.

October 25, 2016 - 1:15pm

Dean of faculty and professor of international relations Jon Western discusses foreign policy issues that the next president of the US will face.

October 24, 2016 - 9:45am
Portrait of Elizabeth Markovits

MHC’s Elizabeth Markovits argues that perceived over-preparedness works against female politicians in public debates with male counterparts.

October 18, 2016 - 1:45pm
Christopher Pyle

Christopher Pyle, MHC professor and civil liberties expert, calls Edward Snowden patriotic and says espionage charges against him should be dropped.

 
October 17, 2016 - 1:15pm
Rosa Clemente

Scholar-activist Rosa Clemente will lead a lunchtime discussion of the Common Read, Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

October 14, 2016 - 11:30am
Medea Benjamin at the Odyssey

Code Pink cofounder Medea Benjamin will give a talk on US-Saudi relations on October 18 at the Odyssey Bookstore.

October 13, 2016 - 3:45pm
Of Arms and Artists: The American Revolution Through Painters’ Eyes by Paul Staiti

MHC art historian Paul Staiti will give a reading of his book on the painters of the American Revolution on October 19 at the Odyssey Bookshop.

October 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
Adeline Mueller

From Shuffle Along to Hamilton, race has been a part of the development of the American musical from the beginning, says professor Adeline Mueller.

October 12, 2016 - 3:00pm
Raymond Bradley

Acclaimed climate expert Raymond Bradley will kick off MHC’s speaker series on climate change one year after the historic 2015 Paris Agreement.

October 4, 2016 - 11:45am
This is a photo of Roland Fryer

Roland Fryer, a well-known and controversial economist and activist, will talk on the use of police force with respect to race at a public lecture.

October 4, 2016 - 11:15am
Zainab Salbi

Social entrepreneur and writer Zainab Salbi will give a public talk on “Women, Islam, and the Middle East” as the 2016 Collins Global Scholar-in-Residence.

October 3, 2016 - 4:30pm

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