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The Weissman Center will hold a special student leadership seminar with international business powerhouse and former trustee Barbara Cassani  '82 on Friday, November 20.

November 9, 2009 - 5:00pm
The New York Times columnist will read from and sign her new book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present.
November 9, 2009 - 4:45pm

The Harvard Medical School prof and founder of Physicians for a National Health Program will present her lecture "Health Reform: The Need for Single Payer National Health Insurance."

November 9, 2009 - 4:15pm

The Washington state chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals has named Nancy Skinner Nordhoff '54 an "outstanding philanthropist" for National Philanthropy Day.

November 9, 2009 - 3:45pm
Professor Christopher Benfey reviews Wolf Hall, Hilary Mantel's Man Booker Prize-winning novel, in the October 29 issue of the New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 9, 2009 - 3:27pm
The Los Angeles Times reviews professor Constantine Pleshakov's new book, There Is No Freedom Without Bread!: 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 9, 2009 - 12:09pm

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