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MHC is among 500 colleges nationwide that will participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program, which offers the most generous veterans’ benefit for higher ed since the G.I. Bill of WW II.

June 29, 2009 - 11:00am
Professor Douglas Amy comments in the June 26 L.A. Times on the announcement that ten movies will now be considered for the annual Academy Awards best picture honors.
June 29, 2009 - 10:33am

Eva Paus and Jon Western are coeditors of Global Giant: Is China Changing the Rules of the Game?, a book based on last year’s conference, The Rise of China.     

June 23, 2009 - 3:30pm
Professor of biology Susan Barry writes about overcoming binocular vision deficits in the June 22 LA Times. (Registration may be required.)
June 22, 2009 - 11:02am
Writing for Inside Higher Ed, Mount Holyoke politics prof Doug Amy discusses why he opted to publish his book, Government is Good, online.
June 18, 2009 - 9:54am
A recognized authority on manga, the popular Japanese comics, the MHC alum has received a highly competitive scholarship to pursue a Ph.D. at Trinity College, Cambridge.
June 15, 2009 - 3:12pm
A June 14 New York Times roundup of excerpts from notable commencement addresses includes President McAleese's MHC speech.     
June 15, 2009 - 11:53am

Biology professor Susan R. Barry's new book recounts how she defied conventional medical wisdom when, at the age of 48, she was able to train herself to see in three dimensions.

June 15, 2009 - 11:45am
Recent honorary degree recipient and alumna Clare Waterman '89 was noted in a New York Times piece on studying how cells move.
June 11, 2009 - 9:10am
A letter to the editor on universal health coverage, written by MHC's visiting associate professor of complex organizations John O. Fox, is published in the June 8 New York Times.
June 11, 2009 - 9:06am

The politics prof's latest book examines the implications of the Bush administration's torture policy. Read about the book and listen to Pyle's interview on WNYC.

June 5, 2009 - 11:00am
Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP '09 talks about her work educating girls in Afghanistan in an interview with the BBC's The World Today and is the subject of a Vital Voices video.
June 4, 2009 - 11:57am
The Mount Holyoke College Art Museum has two portraits of MHC founder Mary Lyon on view together for the first time in the Warbeke Gallery.
June 3, 2009 - 4:44pm

MHC trustee Ellen Cosgrove '84, dean of students at Harvard Law School, was selected by the class of 2009 to receive its Suzanne L. Richardson Staff Recognition Award.

June 3, 2009 - 3:30pm

In a record year for the organization, Teach for America is the top employer of Mount Holyoke's 2009 graduates, according to the Seattle Times.

June 3, 2009 - 1:00pm

At 82 years young, Luora Webb of Springfield is believed to be MHC's oldest graduate, bringing her media attention and a standing ovation during commencement.

May 26, 2009 - 2:45pm

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