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Questioning Authority recently asked acclaimed criminologist Richard Moran for his thoughts on Nadal Malik Hasan, the man charged in the Fort Hood shootings.
December 7, 2009 - 1:52pm
“The greatest enemy that we all face in Afghanistan, Pakistan, or here in the U.S. is ignorance,”  writer Greg Mortenson told a packed audience December 5.
December 7, 2009 - 1:27pm
Professor of economics James Hartley comments on the time-honored tradition of bartering in the new issue of Real Simple magazine.
December 4, 2009 - 10:53am
Presidential advisor Mona Sutphen '89 talks about balancing work and family life in a "Real Mom Stories" profile in Working Mothers magazine.
December 3, 2009 - 12:33pm

Boston magazine has named Childrens' Hospital pediatrician Mount Holyoke alumna Margaret Manion '83 one of its top doctors for 2009.

December 3, 2009 - 11:30am
Mount Holyoke's Dean of Students Elizabeth Braun comments on the impact of online gossip sites in the December 7 issue of Time magazine.
December 2, 2009 - 2:37pm
Lan Cao '83 discusses her work in international economic development in a featured news story from the William and Mary Law School.
December 2, 2009 - 2:32pm
The MHC Student Global AIDS Campaign (SGAC) will sponsor a talk, “Young, Beautiful, and (HIV) Positive,” by international AIDS activist Marvelyn Brown on Dec. 3.
November 30, 2009 - 2:59pm

January Term is the perfect time to explore new interests and rejuvenate between semesters in the beauty of a New England winter. Register now for noncredit courses.

November 30, 2009 - 2:45pm

In a surprise office ceremony, Dean of the College Penny Gill has received an award from the Coast Guard for supporting its Reserve program.

November 30, 2009 - 2:30pm

High drama was the order of the day on a balmy Sunday afternoon in November when the NCAA was on campus for the Division III women’s field hockey championship game.

November 24, 2009 - 2:30pm
Haruka (Hati) Fujimaki '10 won top ten honors in the Olympus BioScapes 2009 competition for her image of salmon embryos; professor Rachel Fink earned honorable mention.
November 24, 2009 - 11:53am
Questioning Authority celebrated Sesame Street’s fortieth anniversary by asking the psych prof for his thoughts on the impact and significance of the popular PBS children’s TV show.
November 23, 2009 - 2:30pm

Mount Holyoke's annual Christmas Vespers, which dates back to the late 1800s, will be held Sunday, December 6, at 4 and 7:30 pm in Abbey Chapel.

November 23, 2009 - 12:15pm
Sandy Rosenthal '79, founder of, has played a key role in the fight to hold the Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) responsible for levee failures in Hurricane Katrina.
November 23, 2009 - 11:55am

Stephanie Woolhandler was the final speaker in the series Rethinking Health Care, organized by the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts this semester.

November 23, 2009 - 11:15am