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 While conducting amphibian research, Stanford doctoral candidate Sarah McMenamin '04 has discovered and written about crystal salamanders in Yellowstone National Park.
April 30, 2009 - 11:43am

Strawberries and Champagne, a cherished tradition celebrating seniors’ upcoming graduation, will be hosted by the Alumnae Assocation on May 6, the last day of classes.

April 30, 2009 - 11:45am

In the May 1 issue of the Chronicle of Higher Education, MHC dean of first-year studies Leah Blatt Glasser says students who learn to fail well will ultimately succeed.

April 29, 2009 - 2:00pm

Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 has won the prestigious Samuel Huntington Public Service Award to support her work educating women in her homeland of Afghanistan.

April 29, 2009 - 2:00pm
MHC's Pangynaskeia Day celebrated the Earth and the onset of spring with an all-campus picnic, May Pole festivities, concerts, dance, and more. View the photo gallery.
April 29, 2009 - 10:43am

See photos from Rooke Theatre's latest production The Father by August Strindbergdirected by Brooke O'Harra, which ran from April 23 to 25.

April 28, 2009 - 4:45pm
On May 1, Sadiqa Basiri ’09, a senior from Afghanistan, and Mary Moore, director of the Oruj Learning Center, will discuss their work in bringing education to Afghan women and girls.
April 28, 2009 - 11:44am

Joanna Adler, associate director of MHC's Career Development Center, is writing a new column on "green" jobs for

April 27, 2009 - 5:00pm

Quintrell took advantage of her first January Term to return to New Zealand and intern as executive managing assistant at the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts in Wellington.

April 27, 2009 - 4:30pm
The Valley Advocate praises Chapin Auditorium as "a classically designed space built in 1916 with seating for over 1,000 and two balcony levels."
April 23, 2009 - 4:47pm
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