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Christopher Benfey, Mellon Professor of English, reviews The Delivery Room, a new book by Sylvia Brownrigg, in the November 16 New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 18, 2008 - 9:07am

John S. Bryant, director of facilities planning and management, recommends involving town officials and neighbors early when planning campus construction in University Business.

November 18, 2008 - 9:00am

Mona Sutphen'89 has been appointed a deputy chief of staff for Barack Obama's incoming presidential administration, according to the Atlantic.

November 17, 2008 - 12:30pm

Forbes spotlights trustee Kavita Ramdas, chief of the Global Fund for Women, the world's largest grant-maker for women's rights.

November 17, 2008 - 12:30pm

Latin American studies and history prof Lowell Gudmundson has been nominated for the position of vice president/president-elect of the Conference on Latin American History.

November 14, 2008 - 12:45pm

The associate professor of film studies delivered a talk titled "Thinking About Entertainment" during the First-Year Seminar Lecture Series. Listen to the audio.

November 13, 2008 - 3:00pm
Clare Fox '04 credits her studies at MHC for inspiring her work with the Alliance of White Anti-Rascists Everywhere in Sandy Banks's Nov. 11 column in the Los Angeles Times.
November 13, 2008 - 8:59am
Philosophy prof Tom Wartenberg reads from his new book, Existentialism: A Beginner's Guide, Tuesday, November 18, 7 pm, at the Odyssey Bookshop.
November 12, 2008 - 3:36pm
As part of the Sistahs in Science Ethics Series, Amherst College biology prof Richard Goldsby will deliver a lecture on stem cell technologies on November 13.
November 11, 2008 - 3:11pm

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

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