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The daylong event, held April 17, showcased both the academic excellence and far-ranging intellectual pursuits of Mount Holyoke’s graduating class.
April 23, 2009 - 2:52pm

MHC junior Asha Chaudhuri '10, taking a semester to work for Zagat, writes about how green practices can boost restaurant profits.

April 23, 2009 - 10:15am

Lauret Savoy, professor of environmental studies, published an essay, “Pieces toward a Just Whole,” in the spring 2009 edition of the Georgia Review.

April 22, 2009 - 4:45pm
The comedy duo, dubbed “the two-comedian solution to peace in the Middle East,” brings people together in support of a peaceful resolution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.
April 22, 2009 - 4:41pm
Questioning Authority asked Maisie Creighton, MHC’s First Dog, about the life of a presidential pooch, now that Bo has arrived at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
April 22, 2009 - 3:08pm

David Gardner heads up MHC’s expanded Postbaccalaureate Pre-Health Program for students who completed degrees in other fields but now want to change direction.

April 22, 2009 - 2:15pm

The Pangy Fest starts with the all-college picnic at 11:30 am at Pageant Green and then moves up to Skinner Green at 1 pm for a maypole dance, a new “thrift store,” music, and more.

April 22, 2009 - 2:00pm
Poetry was in the air at MHC April 17-18 as sophomore Emily Yates took first place in the 86th Kathryn Irene Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry Competition.
April 22, 2009 - 11:18am
It's been 126 years since Hortense Parker graduated from Mount Holyoke College, but on April 15 she and other alumnae of color were officially celebrated for the first time.
April 22, 2009 - 10:38am

Dr. Neal Abraham of Depauw University has been appointed new executive director for Five Colleges, Inc., a higher ed consortium including MHC.

April 22, 2009 - 10:00am
Maureen White ’76, cochair of the board of overseers for the International Rescue Committee (IRC), spoke on "Iraqi Refugees: A Hidden Crisis." Listen to the audio.
April 20, 2009 - 4:16pm
Associate professor of music Adrianne Greenbaum is featured on the Judaica Sound Archives on the Florida Atlantic University Libraries Web site.
April 20, 2009 - 3:32pm

Journalist and gender studies senior lecturer Martha Ackmann is a Radcliffe Fellow this year, spreading the word about Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball.

April 20, 2009 - 1:45pm
Mona Sutphen '89 may be the least known of Obama's top advisers, but her foreign policy experience prepared her well, says the Washington Post. (Registration required.)
April 17, 2009 - 11:29am
High school, college, and grade school thespians will descend on South Hadley for the 32nd annual German-language dramatic competition.
April 17, 2009 - 11:12am

Professor of music Allen R. Bonde will celebrate 38 years of teaching and a lifetime of composing when he performs a retirement concert May 3 in Abbey Chapel.

April 15, 2009 - 1:30pm