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Susan Cahan, associate dean of the arts at Yale University, will speak about her life in the arts on November 12 in Dwight 101 at 4 pm.

November 9, 2009 - 9:30am
In the New York Times blog The Choice, prospective college student Hannah Smith writes about why she wants to go to a women's college and is considering Mount Holyoke.
November 6, 2009 - 1:53pm

The Frances Perkins Scholar and international relations and politics major has lots to be thankful for after spending three years in Iraq.

November 6, 2009 - 1:00pm
Questioning Authority asked football aficionado and philosophy professor Lee Bowie for his thoughts on the evidence of long-term neurological disorders in his favorite sport.
November 5, 2009 - 4:56pm

The professor emeritus of English and chair of medieval studies garners a Mellon Emeritus Fellowship for her research on British suffragette Emily Wilding Davison.

November 5, 2009 - 3:00pm
Mount Holyoke will host the 2009 NCAA Division III Field Hockey National Championships November 21-22 at the new turf field. Check out the NCAA promo video.
November 5, 2009 - 11:12am
Family and Friends Weekend offered a wide variety of events providing insight into the intellectual, social, and spiritual opportunities that abound on MHC's campus.
November 5, 2009 - 11:00am

Mohopedia, an MHC student organization, will host Carnegie Mellon’s Luis von Ahn, who will give a talk on human computation at 7:30 in Hooker Auditorium.

November 4, 2009 - 3:00pm
Holyoke city councilor and alumna Elaine Pluta FP'96 became the first woman to be elected mayor of Holyoke in elections held yesterday. She'll assume office in January.
November 4, 2009 - 12:22pm

Mount Holyoke College guest artists and dance faculty will celebrate the grand opening of the new dance wing in Kendall Sports and Dance Complex.

November 3, 2009 - 2:30pm
Professor Constantine Pleshakov wins praise in the Washington Post for his book There Is No Freedom Without Bread! 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 3, 2009 - 1:17pm
Lynn Pasquerella, an accomplished scholar, medical ethicist, and global advocate for women's education and empowerment, has been named the 18th president of Mount Holyoke College.
November 2, 2009 - 9:54am
As reported on the Huffington Post, visiting professor John O. Fox was among the speakers at a Seven Sisters Alumnae Seminar on fighting poverty in the U.S.
October 30, 2009 - 12:33pm

This documentary film, which chronicles the Liberian women who ended a bloody civil war and brought peace to their country, will be screened at 7 pm in Gamble Auditorium.

October 29, 2009 - 3:30pm
Shoba Narayan '87, author of Monsoon Diary, writes in Abu Dhabi's The National on the role women must play in their quest for equal rights around the globe.
October 29, 2009 - 2:34pm

President Joanne V. Creighton and the senior staff will host a Community Breakfast Thursday, November 12, from 8 to 9 am at the Blanchard Campus Center.

October 29, 2009 - 2:30pm