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New York Times reviewer Laurie Winer calls English prof Valerie Martin's new book The Confessions of Edward Day "one of the best novels I've ever read about the actor’s psyche."
August 26, 2009 - 12:13pm

Opening Convocation, the ceremony that officially kicks off the academic year, will begin at 11:30 am in Gettell Amphitheater, followed by an all-college picnic on Skinner Green.

August 26, 2009 - 10:15am

Bioethicist Erica Blacksher will deliver the opening talk for Rethinking Health Care, the Weissman Center’s fall series, on Wednesday, October 14, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium. 

August 25, 2009 - 11:45am
This year’s orientation,"Women Leading, Leading Women," reflects the College’s commitment to empowering women to work together as a community of diverse leaders.
August 25, 2009 - 11:42am

Lisette Model and Her Successors and Dance & Dancers will open in early September at the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.

August 25, 2009 - 11:45am
Writing in Foreign Affairs, international relations professor Jon Western coauthors a piece on the renewed threat of war in Bosnia. (Free registration required.)
August 21, 2009 - 10:44am
Getting Away with Torture, the latest book by politics professor Christopher Pyle, is reviewed by author Deepak Tripathi in the Aug. 15 Palestine Chronicle.
August 21, 2009 - 10:42am

Writing in the Hartford Courant, psychologist Gail Hornstein discusses listening to those who commit "senseless acts of violence."

August 17, 2009 - 12:00pm

Voice of America quotes Professor Stephen Jones on recent remarks by Vice President Joseph Biden that have angered Russia.

August 14, 2009 - 9:45am

Writing in the Hindustan Times, professor Waquar Ahmed calls for an end to brutal methods by the Indian Police Force that date to the practices of the British Raj.

August 12, 2009 - 1:45pm
ScienceNews features a report on just-released research by MHC professor Karen Hollis and colleagues on rescue behavior by desert ants.
August 12, 2009 - 1:38pm
Elizabeth C. Dobrska '11 will be given the opportunity to travel to Warsaw and learn more about her Polish heritage as Miss Polonia Massachusetts. 
August 11, 2009 - 3:23pm
MHC historian Joseph Ellis was on Talk of the Nation August 10 talking about big government, health care, and the bailout of Wall Street. 
August 10, 2009 - 4:11pm

CBL chief Alan Bloomgarden nabbed the Dissertation of the Year Award from the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement.

August 10, 2009 - 10:30am

The new residence hall is among recipients of the 2009 Brick in Architecture Awards announced by the Brick Industry Association.

August 10, 2009 - 9:45am
United Press International reports on a paper coauthored by economics prof Melanie Guldi on how the price of blood tests affects marriage rates.
August 5, 2009 - 12:38pm