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The community mourns the death of former trustee Joanne H. Alter '49, who blazed new trails for women in politics and government, according to a Chicago Tribune obituary.

November 11, 2008 - 3:00pm
The College celebrated the reopening of its Archives and Special Collections, following a three-month renovation. View the photo gallery.
November 11, 2008 - 2:54pm
The Mount Holyoke Orchestra and Student Chamber Ensembles made a mad dash through 500 years of music history on Nov. 9 in "The Chronological Concert."
November 11, 2008 - 2:27pm
Members of the senior class donned their graduation gowns at 9 am on Sunday, November 9, to celebrate MHC founder Mary Lyon at her grave, which is located in the center of campus.
November 11, 2008 - 2:00pm

Bank of America's Barbara J. Desoer ranks third on the Wall Street Journal's "50 Women to Watch," released November 10.

November 11, 2008 - 10:15am
Visiting lecturer Sara London reviews two books, A River of Words and My Letter to the World, in the November 9 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 11, 2008 - 9:44am
In the November 9 Republican, visiting prof Giovanna Di Chiro comments on a study that indicates Holyoke has cancerous levels of black carbon in its air.
November 11, 2008 - 9:43am
Following the November 4 national elections, Questioning Authority checked in with the MHC politics prof for an assessment of how the voting process worked this time around.
November 10, 2008 - 3:05pm

Authors Stephen King and Richard Russo spoke at MHC to raise money for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts and to celebrate the Odyssey Bookstore's 45th anniversary.

November 10, 2008 - 2:15pm

Elizabeth Dobrska '11, a Holyoke native and international relations major, is helping to create the Sid Radner Museum of Houdini and Holyoke.

November 10, 2008 - 12:00pm

While in Ireland, Carolyn Strobel '09 had the pleasure of working with James Joyce--and other esteemed Irish writers both living and deceased--while interning at Lilliput Press.

November 10, 2008 - 12:00pm

The bookstore celebrates Spanish prof Alberto Sandoval-Sanchez, editor of Ollantay! Theater Magazine's Special Issue: Latina/o Gay Performances and Theater, on November 20.

November 10, 2008 - 11:45am
MHC profs Douglas Amy, Lena Zuckerwise, and Preston Smith were among the area academics who commented on the election in the Nov. 6 Daily Hampshire Gazette.
November 10, 2008 - 9:09am

History prof Joe Ellis discussed the 2008 U.S. election on NPR's Nov. 4 edition of On Point and the Nov. 5 edition of Talk of the Nation, and on Nov. 10 with CNN's Fareed Zakaria.

November 10, 2008 - 9:15am
Mount Holyoke's 80th biennial holiday performance in New York will celebrate the season and the College's unique holiday tradition!
November 10, 2008 - 9:04am

On November 9, Maria Hinojosa, journalist and NOW/PBS anchor, screens and discusses Women, Power and Politics: A Rising Tide?

November 6, 2008 - 12:30pm