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MHC Awards Day celebrates leadership by students and recent graduates, as demonstrated through academic excellence, community service, and outstanding accomplishment.
February 3, 2009 - 10:57am

Many wouldn’t think of a farm as a hot spot for an internship. But that’s exactly where environmental studies major Page May ’10 spent this past summer.

February 3, 2009 - 10:15am
MHC prof Chris Benfey reviewed two new books on Charles Darwin, Darwin's Sacred Cause and Angels and Ages, in the February 1 issue of the NY Times Sunday Book Review.
February 2, 2009 - 1:40pm
Three Mount Holyoke students--all first-time voters--helped create an origami crane mobile that will be sent to Barack Obama and his family.
January 30, 2009 - 4:16pm

The environmental studies prof is back in the classroom after a sabbatical. During her leave she delved into her interests in identity and sense of place, writing for various literary journals.

January 30, 2009 - 3:30pm

Psychology prof Robert Shilkret discusses his research on the effects of institutionalizing children in Bulgaria in the January 30 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

January 30, 2009 - 3:00pm

Employees who have worked at the College for five years or more will be honored at the annual employee service awards breakfast to be held Friday, February 6.

January 30, 2009 - 3:00pm
What the biology major knows about malaria isn’t just from hours spent in the lab. It’s from personal experience in her home city of Dakar, Senegal.
January 30, 2009 - 1:59pm

Econ prof Jim Hartley has signed onto a Cato Institute statement questioning President Obama's massive stimulus package. 

January 30, 2009 - 1:30pm

Danzy Senna, author of this year’s Common Read, Caucasia, will speak about her book on Thursday, February 5, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium.

January 29, 2009 - 4:30pm

English prof and Weissman Center director Lois Brown is among the speakers in the Five College Women’s Studies Research Center’s spring lecture series.

January 29, 2009 - 2:30pm
More than 300 local middle and high school students recently visited MHC for Classics Day 2009. Students attended lectures, debated in Latin, and vied for top honors in a costume contest.
January 27, 2009 - 11:08am
Dancers don top hats, bowties, and fishnet stockings (high heels optional!) and follow along with Julie Schott ’11 as she teaches dance steps from Fosse’s Pippin.
January 26, 2009 - 3:25pm
Mount Holyoke students and alumnae from the classes of 1938 to 2012 will perform "How Can I Keep from Singing? The Sequel" at 7:30 pm in Abbey Chapel.
January 22, 2009 - 3:01pm

As part of the National Teach-In on Global Warming, MHC will sponsor two events focused on local, regional, and national solutions to global climate change on February 3 and 4.

January 22, 2009 - 3:00pm
"What Can a Woman Do?" Women and Wardrobe 1865-1940 and Faith Ringgold: Works on Paper will both open in early February.
January 22, 2009 - 11:51am

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