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The spirit of classic horror writer H.P. Lovecraft will come to campus in late September as filmmakers shoot scenes for a movie based on his work.
September 16, 2009 - 9:54am

Covering topics ranging from Afghanistan to public key encryption, the First-Year Seminar Lecture Series offers a panoramic view of the liberal arts.

September 16, 2009 - 9:30am

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

September 14, 2009 - 2:45pm
The Mount Holyoke College Art Museum exhibition, Lisette Model and Her Successors, is reviewed in the September 12 issue of the Boston Globe.
September 14, 2009 - 2:39pm

Approximately 100 girls from local middle schools will explore career opportunities in science and research at a morning of workshops on September 18 at Mount Holyoke.

September 14, 2009 - 2:30pm
Associate biology professor Gary Gillis comments to DiscoveryNews on a new study on why severed gecko tails wriggle long after the gecko is gone.
September 14, 2009 - 2:22pm

Astronomy professor Darby Dyar has received a big boost for her work—a $698K grant from NASA to participate in the exploration of Mars.

September 14, 2009 - 2:00pm
Mount Holyoke's class of 2013 arrived on campus Sunday, September 6, to begin their tenure as MHC students. View the photo gallery.
September 14, 2009 - 12:49pm
In a September 12 letter to the editor of the New York Times, Gates Scholar Lindsay Chura '06 advises college students to create opportunities for themselves.
September 14, 2009 - 12:01pm
Mount Holyoke professor Susan Barry's book, Fixing My Gaze, is reviewed by James Heflin in the September 10 issue of the Valley Advocate.
September 11, 2009 - 1:10pm
Red was the color of the day as Mount Holyoke President Joanne V. Creighton and the proud--and loud--class of 2010 started their last year.
September 9, 2009 - 2:11pm

The National Association of Science Writers has recognized MHC journalism prof Alison Bass for Side Effects--her book about GlaxoSmithKline and the antidepressant Paxil.

September 8, 2009 - 2:15pm
The Boston Globe includes the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum in its September 4 listing of the ten best college art museums in New England.
September 8, 2009 - 2:16pm
Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, psychology professor Gail A. Hornstein advises her academic colleagues to prune their prose.
September 8, 2009 - 2:15pm
Professor Stephen Jones told the Georgian Daily Independent Voice Mikheil Saakashvili's decision to attack South Ossetia's capital, Tskhinvali, was a colossal mistake.
September 4, 2009 - 2:58pm
In a national survey measuring social outcomes, Mount Holyoke is ranked second among the country's liberal arts colleges by the Washington Monthly.
September 2, 2009 - 11:35am