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Going viral, politics prof Doug Amy, creator of the Government is Good Web site, posts a YouTube satire to promote his message. Watch the video.
February 5, 2009 - 3:27pm

Religion prof Jane Crosthwaite speaks on religion and feminism at Wake Forest University March 3-4 and finishes new tome on Shakers.

February 5, 2009 - 3:15pm
Sarah Krautheim '09 is one of four area students whose research on a proposed Holyoke transfer station is the subject of an February 5 article in the Valley Advocate.
February 5, 2009 - 11:00am

The Five College Opera Project will present two popular English-language operas--Seven Deadly Sins and Dido and Aeneas--in Rooke Theatre.

February 4, 2009 - 4:00pm
Jeanne Friedman has been selected for induction into the Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Friedman's teams have won five titles, one championship, and numerous medals.
February 4, 2009 - 3:57pm

The MHC Archives and Special Collections is displaying the early valentines of MHC alum Esther Howland, who established the commercial valentine industry in the U.S., February 3-22.

February 4, 2009 - 10:45am
MHC Awards Day celebrates leadership by students and recent graduates, as demonstrated through academic excellence, community service, and outstanding accomplishment.
February 3, 2009 - 10:57am

Many wouldn’t think of a farm as a hot spot for an internship. But that’s exactly where environmental studies major Page May ’10 spent this past summer.

February 3, 2009 - 10:15am
MHC prof Chris Benfey reviewed two new books on Charles Darwin, Darwin's Sacred Cause and Angels and Ages, in the February 1 issue of the NY Times Sunday Book Review.
February 2, 2009 - 1:40pm
Three Mount Holyoke students--all first-time voters--helped create an origami crane mobile that will be sent to Barack Obama and his family.
January 30, 2009 - 4:16pm

The environmental studies prof is back in the classroom after a sabbatical. During her leave she delved into her interests in identity and sense of place, writing for various literary journals.

January 30, 2009 - 3:30pm

Psychology prof Robert Shilkret discusses his research on the effects of institutionalizing children in Bulgaria in the January 30 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

January 30, 2009 - 3:00pm

Employees who have worked at the College for five years or more will be honored at the annual employee service awards breakfast to be held Friday, February 6.

January 30, 2009 - 3:00pm
What the biology major knows about malaria isn’t just from hours spent in the lab. It’s from personal experience in her home city of Dakar, Senegal.
January 30, 2009 - 1:59pm

Econ prof Jim Hartley has signed onto a Cato Institute statement questioning President Obama's massive stimulus package. 

January 30, 2009 - 1:30pm

Danzy Senna, author of this year’s Common Read, Caucasia, will speak about her book on Thursday, February 5, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium.

January 29, 2009 - 4:30pm

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