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President Joanne V. Creighton and the senior staff will host a Community Breakfast from 8 to 9 am at the Blanchard Campus Center.

February 1, 2010 - 2:00pm
In the wake of the death of historian Howard Zinn, MHC's Joseph Ellis comments on his legacy in the February 1 issue of the Los Angeles Times.
February 1, 2010 - 1:51pm
Questioning Authority caught up with politics prof Chris Pyle to ask him about the recent Supreme Court decision striking down limits on “soft money” contributions by corporations and unions.
January 29, 2010 - 3:49pm
MHC President-elect Lynn Pasquerella shared her thoughts on medical technology and life and death decisions on WAMC's The Health Show on January 28.
January 29, 2010 - 11:03am

The Center for the Environment, led by Tim Farnham, is embarking on a new season with new directions, resources, and topics for the spring semester.

January 29, 2010 - 11:00am
In the wake of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Questioning Authority asked the geology prof to talk about the significance of this quake and the likelihood it could happen again.
January 28, 2010 - 2:57pm
The psychology major crossed the Atlantic Ocean for the first time to help a Ghana-based organization empower African women and advocate for their rights.
January 28, 2010 - 2:12pm
For equestrians seeking new challenges, this year’s J-Term offered up something different: Musical Freestyle 101, a course in creating musical routines to perform on horseback.
January 28, 2010 - 2:07pm
Each year Mount Holyoke College recognizes the dedication and achievements of its employees through the Employee Service Awards Program.
January 25, 2010 - 2:49pm
Student group CAUSE is coordinating a Haiti relief effort with MHACASA, the MHC community, and the Five Colleges and will be posting information to their Web site.
January 22, 2010 - 3:35pm

In the aftermath of Haiti's tragedy, geology professor Mark McMenamin discussed how to survive an earthquake here in Massachusetts in an interview with 22 News.

January 22, 2010 - 3:30pm
Visiting senior lecturer in English and journalist Catherine S. Manegold wins accolades for her new book, Ten Hills Farm: The Forgotten History of Slavery in the North.
January 21, 2010 - 1:19pm

Erin Murphy-Graham will speak about her research involving women’s education in rural Honduras and its impact on their intimate relationships.

January 21, 2010 - 1:00pm

Katherine Browne '05 writes about her job as a falconer, fly fisher, and white water rafting guide in a January 19 article in Women's Outdoor News.

January 20, 2010 - 4:15pm
MHC will present the traveling exhibition Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine and related events January 28 through February 26.
January 15, 2010 - 3:56pm
The Princeton Review has named Mount Holyoke to its list of top 100 "Best Value Colleges for 2010." You can read the details in USA Today.
January 14, 2010 - 2:31pm