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In an op-ed in the Nov. 20 issue of the Los Angeles Times, history prof Joseph Ellis discusses what Lincoln and Jefferson would think of the election of Barack Obama.

November 24, 2008 - 9:45am

She won't graduate from Mount Holyoke for another several months, but Beth Lariviere FP '09 already has her first publication listings for her future CV.

November 20, 2008 - 3:00pm

On November 19, econ prof James Hartley spoke to local business leaders during a breakfast examination of the current economic crisis.

November 19, 2008 - 3:15pm

A panel discussion on post-genocide reconciliation in Rwanda and Bosnia will take place Friday, November 21, in Gamble Auditorium.

November 19, 2008 - 3:15pm
Questioning Authority checked in with economics prof Michael Robinson for his quick take on what's at stake as the auto industry seeks a $25 billion bailout.
November 19, 2008 - 2:13pm
Mount Holyoke's annual Christmas Vespers, which will be held Sunday, December 7, at 4 and 7:30 pm in Abbey Chapel, will celebrate the warmth of the winter season.
November 19, 2008 - 10:42am

The Society of Art Goddesses sponsored Faustina Spa Night in the museum. What was included? Yoga, massages, facials, henna tattoos, mocktails, and much more. View the photos.

November 18, 2008 - 10:00am
Christopher Benfey, Mellon Professor of English, reviews The Delivery Room, a new book by Sylvia Brownrigg, in the November 16 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 18, 2008 - 9:07am
John S. Bryant, director of facilities planning and management, recommends involving town officials and neighbors early when planning campus construction in University Business.
November 18, 2008 - 9:06am

Mona Sutphen'89 has been appointed a deputy chief of staff for Barack Obama's incoming presidential administration, according to the Atlantic.

November 17, 2008 - 12:30pm

Forbes spotlights trustee Kavita Ramdas, chief of the Global Fund for Women, the world's largest grant-maker for women's rights.

November 17, 2008 - 12:30pm

Latin American studies and history prof Lowell Gudmundson has been nominated for the position of vice president/president-elect of the Conference on Latin American History.

November 14, 2008 - 12:45pm

The associate professor of film studies delivered a talk titled "Thinking About Entertainment" during the First-Year Seminar Lecture Series. Listen to the audio.

November 13, 2008 - 3:00pm
Clare Fox '04 credits her studies at MHC for inspiring her work with the Alliance of White Anti-Rascists Everywhere in Sandy Banks's Nov. 11 column in the Los Angeles Times.
November 13, 2008 - 8:59am
Philosophy prof Tom Wartenberg reads from his new book, Existentialism: A Beginner's Guide, Tuesday, November 18, 7 pm, at the Odyssey Bookshop.
November 12, 2008 - 3:36pm
As part of the Sistahs in Science Ethics Series, Amherst College biology prof Richard Goldsby will deliver a lecture on stem cell technologies on November 13.
November 11, 2008 - 3:11pm